Bluejays Flying High This Summer
Elmhurst students pursue their passions all year, but summer gives them a prime opportunity to go exploring.
This season they are studying abroad, preparing for their careers and creating other unforgettable memories. Join them as they share their stories—a new one each week this summer.
Emma Germann ’22 is attending the Golden Apple Scholar Institute this summer in preparation for a career as a music teacher.
Clay Pinkham ’20 is exploring the music industry as a digital marketing intern at Full Circle Music in Nashville.
For Julia Jamka ’21, a summer study-abroad program that combines psychology and Italian culture is a perfect fit.
Jasen Jonas ’22 is investigating the health benefits of gourmet salts this summer as part of the Creative and Scholarly Endeavors (CASE) program.
For Klaudia Podstawek ’20, this summer is about gaining experience in business—while going back to her roots in Poland.
Ariana Cardenas ’20 is exploring new ways to help Spanish speakers who wish to learn English.
A summer shadowing opportunity is introducing Valentina Poggi ’20 to the life of a traveling equine veterinarian.
Michael Livesey ’20 conducts research with real-world applications in everything from weather forecasting to self-driving cars.
Alissa Bulaon ’19 is getting an inside look at the cosmetics and beauty industry with an internship at Ulta Beauty.
Computer science major Trevor Horwath ’20 is writing code this summer as an intern with investment giant Charles Schwab.