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Dr. Troy VanAken comes to Elmhurst from Thiel College in Pennsylvania, where he served as president.
The College has moved up a notch in both the Best Colleges and Best Value categories of the magazine’s annual survey.
Money magazine’s most recent list of top colleges ranks Elmhurst sixth in Illinois.
President VanAken announced gifts from three trustees during his inauguration on October 22.
The founder of Northwestern University’s IMPACT LGBT Health and Development Program will speak at the College on October 26.
The College inaugurated Dr. Troy D. VanAken as its 14th president in a ceremony on October 22 in Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel.
Professor Wallace Lagerwey, the Stanger family and BMO Harris Bank receive the College's highest honor.
Elmhurst College celebrates the inauguration of its 14th president, Dr. Troy D. VanAken, with a week of campus events culminating in the Inauguration ceremony on Saturday, October 22.
A variety of cultural and social events will be held from October 15 to 22 to celebrate the inauguration of Troy VanAken as the College’s 14th president.
Elmhurst also ranks No. 10 among Best Regional Universities in the Midwest and Best Colleges for Veterans.
A few months into retirement, the former chair of the sociology department still feels a deep attachment to the College.