Elmhurst Voices

Meet Our Students

Whether interning with the Miami Dolphins, mentoring new students or playing jazz with Doc Severinsen, our students are active in campus life and beyond. Read some of their stories to see how Elmhurst is helping them reach their full potential.

Recent Stories

I'm...

  • a music business and jazz studies major
  • interested in starting a music festival some day
  • a huge fan of "Inside Out," the Amy Poehler animated movie

I want to show [my brothers and sisters] that they can live their dreams, that they can work toward something bigger than what they might otherwise imagine.

Jaime Ruiz ’20

I'm...

  • one of two men in my 22-member graduate class in nursing
  • a former emergency room volunteer
  • a chef, who experiments with pan-Asian recipes and barbecue

With two or three professors in each simulation lab, there’s plenty of expertise and opportunity to ask questions.

Graham Niswander

I'm...

  • an international student from Osaka, Japan
  • planning to market apparel or cosmetics on international level
  • surprised by the amount of squirrels on campus

The students speak out and ask questions of the professor. In Japan, the students are silent when the professor talks.

Yuki Kajihara

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