Art students talk about their experiences in the classroom and beyond.
Kate Grube says she's changed a lot since arriving at Elmhurst, and she's found plenty of support along the way.
Alyse Dawid talks about doing an educational experience in Jamaica, studying abroad and teaching art.
Elmhurst is a place where students can get involved, take charge, plan events and explore, says Emily Becker-Bruzzini.
Aleks Galus says her art professors helped her develop the skills to pursue her own artistic vision.
At Elmhurst, Ellie Pipal says she's taking advantage of every opportunity to explore new things.