Campus Life

Sustainability at Elmhurst College

Students Take Control of Greening Efforts

The hands-on lessons from a first-year seminar have ignited a growing, student-led concern for the campus environment.

A New Home for Brooklyn Native

Anthony Nuñez credits Elmhurst's CPE with helping him prepare for life after graduation—and helping him feel at home in the Midwest.

Delicious Designs for a Movable Feast

Senior graphic design major McKinley Skemp drew inspiration from the food trucks of Austin, Texas, for a mouthwatering capstone art project.

Inspired to Help Treat Addiction

Claire Cebrij’s internship at Chicago’s Haymarket Center showed her how she could help people with substance abuse.

A Musical Family 9,000 Miles From Home

Four years after leaving Australia for Elmhurst, saxophonist Shelley Bishop ’14 says her American adventure has been well worth the trip.

Going Strong at the Net and on Stage

An aspiring operatic tenor and a member of Elmhurst’s championship men’s tennis team, senior Vince McPherson makes time for his twin talents.

Proving the Staying Power of Jazz

In its 47th year, the Elmhurst College Jazz Festival showed yet again that jazz is alive and well and thriving.

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