Alumni Stories

The Spirit of Elmhurst

Seven alumni talk about how the College encouraged their personal and spiritual development and how their values continue to inform their daily lives.

From Elmhurst to South Sudan

Louise Ulveland ’12 has visited 28 countries in 24 years. Now she's about to embark on another adventure—interning for UNESCO in South Sudan.

Brett Eldredge's Star Is on the Rise

Elmhurst alum Brett Eldredge has a single climbing the country charts, a debut album and three upcoming TV performances.

To Make a Difference

Ray Whitehead ’55 has led an adventurous life of international service, all of which began at Elmhurst College.

Award-winning Journalist

Chicago Tribune football columnist Dan Pompei '82 has been named the 2013 winner of the Dick McCann Memorial Award for distinguished reporting.

State Representative

College librarian Kathleen Willis '00 has been elected to the Illinois General Assembly to represent the state’s 77th legislative district.

To Be a Judge

The half-century career of Judge William Bauer ’49 offers a grand lesson in the joys of living a life in law.

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