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The First 100 Days

Join us as we document President Troy VanAken’s first 100 days in office with photos, stories and video.

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A Top College

Elmhurst Cracks Top 10 in U.S. News

The College has moved up a notch in both the Best Colleges and Best Value categories of the magazine’s annual survey.

Campus News

A Top Ranking

Money magazine’s most recent list of top colleges ranks Elmhurst sixth in Illinois.


Civic Leader Ralph Pechanio Donates $100,000 to Fund Elmhurst Chamber Internships

Ralph Pechanio has donated $100,000 to Elmhurst College to establish an endowed fund to support student internships at the Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

ELSA Transition Fair Welcomes Randy Lewis as Keynote Speaker on February 22

Randy Lewis, author of No Greatness Witbout Goodness, will be the keynote speaker of the ELSA Transition Fair and Information Session.

Obama Speechwriter Jon Favreau to Discuss 2016 Election on March 9

Obama speechwriter and adviser Jon Favreau to speak at Elmhurst College on March 9.

Scholar Discusses Women in Iran Today on March 1

International studies scholar Norma Claire Moruzzi will speak at Elmhurst College on March 1.

Elmhurst and COD Partner to Launch New 2+2 Transfer Programs

The new programs are designed to help COD students transfer seamlessly to Elmhurst.

50th Annual Elmhurst College Jazz Festival Begins February 23

Anniversary celebration opens with Dee Dee Bridgewater, concludes with the Bill Holman Big Band, and features Michael Abene, Denis DiBlasio, Pat LaBarbera, Dennis Mackrel, Rufus Reid, Bobby Shew, the Patrick Williams Big Band, and the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra.

Elmhurst Art Museum Jazz Festival Exhibit Begins February 18

The art museum will exhibit a collection of drawings and paintings commemorating the acclaimed collegiate jazz festival as it celebrates its 50th anniversary.

Faculty Art Exhibition Begins on January 30

Art faculty to exhibit work in a variety of media beginning on January 30.

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