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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.


‘An Evening For Scholarships’ to Be Held on March 14

All funds raised from the sixth annual benefit will support Elmhurst College scholarships.

Governor to Speak at President's Breakfast

On Saturday, March 7, Bruce Rauner will make a special appearance at the College's annual celebration of its partnership with the community.

Women’s History Month Exhibition Features Artist Judith Raphael

The exhibition, which runs from March 2 through April 1, features paintings that focus on the vulnerability of childhood.

Elmhurst College to Host Educator’s Forum on March 7

The forum will include professional development workshops on science education, co-teaching and innovative practice.

One Earth Environmental Film Festival Comes to Elmhurst

The College will present the environmentally themed movie ‘Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret’ on March 7.

Elmhurst to Host Gospel Choir Extravaganza

The Elmhurst College Gospel Choir presents the 25th Annual Gospel Extravaganza on March 7.

Literacy Advocate Robert Shindler to Speak at Elmhurst

A Chicago-based attorney and author, Shindler will visit the College on March 8 to talk about promoting literacy as a matter of social justice.

Sister Simone Campbell to Present ‘A Nun on the Bus’ at Elmhurst

The religious leader and social justice advocate will talk about social justice, activism and faith on March 5.

Hoops Team Taking a Run at the Postseason

A tireless work ethic has propelled the Elmhurst men’s basketball team into the thick of a conference title race.

Free Online Course ‘Skills for the Digital Earth’ Begins March 1

In this free four-week course, students can learn about location technologies and geospatial concepts, skills and uses.

Elmhurst to Host Exhibition by Frank Trankina

The still-life artist’s exhibition, ‘Paintings and Gouaches,’ runs through March 7.

Pulitzer Prize–Winning Biographer Megan Marshall to Speak at Elmhurst

The author of 'Margaret Fuller: An American Life' will present 'My Elizabeths: A Biographer and her Subjects' on March 2.

Hanna Schade, Longtime Member of Elmhurst College Family, Dies at 100

The widow of legendary professor Rudolf G. Schade, Mrs. Schade was an active member of the College community for more than 50 years.

Student Developers Team Up for Global Game Jam

The Game Developers Club teamed up with campus writers, artists and musicians to create five new games in just 48 hours.

She’s Got the Beat

Katie Kailus’s career as an award-winning music-industry magazine editor began with an Elmhurst College internship.

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