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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.


Elmhurst’s Online MPH Program Named Among Nation’s Best

Public Health Online, a leading resource for public health education and careers, recognized the College's online master’s program in public health.

Mill Theatre to Present 'Caucasian Chalk Circle'

Bertolt Brecht’s highly theatrical exploration of morality, ethics and survival opens November 13 at Elmhurst College.

Kontras String Quartet to Perform at Elmhurst on November 22

Elmhurst College hosts the Chicago-based Kontras Quartet for Geselligheid: Works of Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Turina.

Elmhurst College to Commemorate Veterans Day

The College will honor military veterans with discussions, concerts and other activities.

Ragnar Moen, Foster Father of Elmhurst’s Campus Arboretum, Dies at 80

The Elmhurst groundskeeper and visionary plantsman played an instrumental role in creating the College's arboretum campus.

College to Host Information Session for Adult Learners

The November 15 information session will highlight graduate and accelerated degree completion programs.

Vatican Expert John Allen to Speak at Elmhurst

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

Rev. Charles Mayer, Longtime Elmhurst Trustee, Dies at 80

The senior minister at St. Peters United Church of Christ in Chicago and an Elmhurst graduate, Rev. Mayer maintained strong ties with the College.

World Music Series Kicks Off on November 9

The kickoff concert will feature music of Brazil, France and Italy, as well as the world premiere of a piece by Elmhurst faculty member Edgar Gabriel.

College Hosts Steven Carrelli's 'Fragile Structures' Exhibition

Carrelli's drawings and paintings will be on display through November 22, with an artist’s talk and reception to be held November 11.

Washington Post Columnist Michael Gerson to Speak at Elmhurst

The nationally syndicated columnist presents 'Heroic Conservatism' at the College on November 9.

Governor Quinn Visits Elmhurst to Announce $1.8 Million Grant

The College will use the grant for renovation and remodeling projects at the Arthur J. Schaible Science Center.

Concert Choir to Perform with Andrea Bocelli on December 13

The one-night concert at Allstate Arena is part of the renowned Italian tenor’s world tour.

Elmhurst to Host 'Over 40 & Hired' Event on November 1

The 'Transitioning in Today's Job Market' workshop will offer tips and strategies to help career changers gain an edge.

'Lunch & Learn' Event to Focus on Cyber Security and Identity Theft

Elmhurst College will host a lunchtime event on October 30 about how to protect yourself and your customers from cybercrime.

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