Alumni Stories

Elmhurst Alum Wins Teaching Prize

George Vlasis inspires his Barrington kindergarten students and wins a Golden Apple Award as one of Chicago’s top teachers.

Creating an Empowered Princess

Beth Winters ’14 and her sister Laura have published a cliché-busting coloring book about princesses with high ambitions.

Alumna’s Research Gains Media Attention

A study co-authored by Margaret Rooney ’07 found that men who frequently post selfies on social media are more likely to be narcissists than men who don’t.

Voices at the Table

The Niebuhr Center provides an environment for open discussion and discernment that prepares students for a world of religious diversity.

Saving Lives Across the Globe

Elmhurst graduate Aaron Tabor has launched an effort to link health professionals with patients overseas.

Alumna Wins Music Industry Award

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

Teaching Lessons that Save Lives

Alumna Briana Mingus has joined the fight against deadly diseases as a Peace Corps health educator in Burkina Faso.

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