Alumni Stories

Alumna Launches Custom Jeans Brand

Inspired by an Elmhurst study-abroad experience, Leona Liu ’12 co-founded a custom jeans brand called Red Malt.

A Way with Words

Elmhurst College alumni with degrees in English have forged successful careers in journalism, fiction writing and more.

New Path for a Marine Corps Veteran

Andrew Sprauer ’15 leveraged the resources of Elmhurst's Center for Professional Excellence to land a job at Rivet Radio.

Bridging a Medical Language Gap

Elmhurst alum Jacob Stelter invited Professor Beatriz Gómez-Acuña to advise a student-run medical Spanish program.

Typhanie Monique’s Next Act

Rising jazz vocalist and Elmhurst alumna Typhanie Monique has recorded a new CD that marks a return to the spotlight.

A Navy Musician

Thomas Eby ’04 landed a prestigious post as trumpeter with the U.S. Navy Band Commodores, the Navy’s premier jazz ensemble.

Alumna Writes About Kindness for Kids

Amy Logan ’94 is the author of A Girl With a Cape, a storybook that reminds children that anyone can help make the world a better place.

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