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Elmhurst Hits Top 10 in U.S. News Rankings

The College climbs three notches as a Best Value School in U.S. News & World Report's annual Best Colleges rankings.

What to Do With Difference?

Equal Rights vs. Religious Principles

In the Chronicle of Higher Education, President Ray examines how religiously based colleges handle challenges to their principles.

The Cost of a Diploma

A College of Values and Value

Elmhurst scores high in a new study by Money magazine of the real-world value of 1,500 colleges and universities.


48th Annual Elmhurst College Jazz Festival Begins February 19

This year's headliners include Jimmy Heath, the Bill Holman Big Band, Sean Jones, Dennis Mackrel and the Elmhurst College Jazz Band.

Chronicle of Higher Education Features Article by Alan Ray

The Elmhurst president weighs in on Duke University’s recent decision not to allow Muslim students to use the bell tower for their call to prayer.

Black History Exhibition to Feature Artist Jesse Howard

Howard's exhibition of drawings runs through February 28 in the Founders Lounge of the Frick Center.

Elmhurst Students Guest Star on Steve Harvey Show

The comedian-host spoke with students from Elmhurst, Purdue, the University of Chicago and other schools during a College Town Hall.

Julie Nixon Eisenhower to Speak about Life in the White House

The best-selling author Julie Nixon Eisenhower will present 'The White House: Then and Now' at Elmhurst College on February 12.

Physicist Michio Kaku to Present 'The Future of the Mind'

A theoretical physicist and one of the most widely recognized figures in science today, Michio Kaku will speak at Elmhurst College on February 8.

Elmhurst School District 205 Art Faculty to Exhibit Their Work

Elmhurst College will showcase the work of select K-12 art teachers with an exhibition that runs until January 24.

Elmhurst Showcases Artwork of Area High School Students

The College's 16th annual exhibition supports arts education with tours and scholarships for students.

New Program Reimagines Elementary-School Teacher Training

Elmhurst's new Elementary Teacher Education major takes a new approach to preparing educators for careers in the classroom.

Elmhurst and The John Marshall Law School to Offer Joint Programs

Collaborative academic programs in law and business will enable undergraduate and graduate students to earn dual degrees in less time.

Graduate Information Sessions to Be Held January 12 and 13

Two free evening sessions will offer information about the College's graduate degree and certificate programs.

Elmhurst to Host Info Session on Accelerated Programs for Adults

Learn more about the College's accelerated degree-completion programs at an information session on Monday, January 12, at 6:00 p.m.

Students Produce Six New Plays in 24-Hour Library ‘Lock-In’

The Elmhurst College theatre program and the A.C. Buehler Library collaborated recently to host a 24-hour student theatre project.

Vatican Expert John Allen Speaks at Elmhurst

The longtime Vatican analyst presented Against the Tide: The Radical Leadership of Pope Francis on November 13.

Two Student Artists Showcase Work in Capstone Exhibition

Elmhurst art majors graduating in February exhibit their final projects during the Fall Capstone Exhibition.

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