Academics & Research

Data Science Program A NerdScholar Hit

The student financial literacy site NerdScholar ranks Elmhurst’s graduate program in data science among its favorites.

The Fight for Disability Rights

Elmhurst history professor and scholar Lindsey Patterson rethinks the history of disability-rights activism.

The Health Risks of Arguing

Communication professor Rachel Reznik’s research indicates that recurring arguments can threaten our health.

Teaching Teamwork in High School Science

Education professor and former high school science teacher Dennis Smithenry wants students to solve problems collaboratively.

Artist and Curator:
A Double Vision

As an artist and curator of Elmhurst’s acclaimed art collection, Suellen Rocca helped write an extraordinary chapter in the story of American art.

The Limits of Multitasking

Assistant Professor Katherine Moore and student researcher Elizabeth Wiemers talk about investigating our ability to pay attention amid distractions.

Walking in the Footsteps of History

With help from an Elmhurst research grant, sophomore Samantha Musick explores the role played by one of her ancestors in the Battle of Gettysburg.

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