May 10, 2022

The Leader staff elects Ryan Windle as Editor-in-Chief for the 2022-2023 school year

In a three-person election, Ryan Windle was elected by The Leader staff to serve as Editor-in-Chief for the 2022-2023 school year at the final staff meeting […]
May 22, 2022

It’s raining, it’s pouring, the Bluejays are soaring: Elmhurst University celebrates the class of 2022

On Saturday, May 21, Elmhurst University held its graduation ceremony for the class of 2022, despite a few rain clouds dampening the atmosphere.  As the ceremony […]
May 10, 2022

Fourth annual Bluejay Tank gives aspiring entrepreneurs platform

Elmhurst University hosted the fourth annual Bluejay Tank on Monday, April 26, in the Buik Recital Hall to give students a platform for pitching business ideas.  […]
May 10, 2022

Leaked Supreme Court documents reveal possible overturn of Roe v. Wade

Late on May 2, a leaked draft from the Supreme Court published by Politco revealed the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) is likely to […]
May 10, 2022

SGA holds elections for new positions

SGA held their elections on Thursday, April 28, and Thursday, May 6, for their senate and executive positions.  The new senators and executives will be taking […]
May 10, 2022

The Leader staff elects Ryan Windle as Editor-in-Chief for the 2022-2023 school year

In a three-person election, Ryan Windle was elected by The Leader staff to serve as Editor-in-Chief for the 2022-2023 school year at the final staff meeting […]
May 10, 2022

Twitter MOTS

May 10, 2022

G with the tea

Gilded Blah-mour: 2022 Met Gala theme misses and wishes Elon Musk’s Twitter was being refreshed all day on Met Gala Monday to see our favorite nepotism […]
May 10, 2022

Going, going, gone: Nintendo swings, and misses with “Nintendo Switch Sports”

In the most recent trip down nostalgia lane, Nintendo released “Nintendo Switch Sports” on April 29, an update to one of my favorite games “Wii Sports.” […]
May 10, 2022

Keeping up with K-Pop

Serve it ancient city-style with LE SSERAFIM’s debut single, “Fearless” Source Music recently debuted their newest girl group, LE SSERAFIM on May 2, wit h the […]
May 10, 2022

Time to Enlist in the Army: BTS Teases Newest Release, “Proof”

K-Pop phenomenon, BTS, surprised fans at the end of their two-hour long “Permission to Dance” stop in Las Vegas.  What seemed like a nostalgic montage of […]
April 26, 2022

Wilder Conservatory Photo Spread

April 26, 2022

Welcome to the ‘Moulin Rouge’: National tour makes underwhelming debut in Chicago

I must confess something to you, Leader readers.  Before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, I was in fact, a theater gay. When lockdown began, I needed to […]
May 10, 2022

Steve Marianetti honored with wrestling lifetime service award

From the mat to the big stage, Elmhurst University wrestling coach Steve Marianetti was honored at the Illinois Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association with their Lifetime […]
April 26, 2022

Bluejay Buzzer: Elmhurst sports week in review

Men’s Lacrosse In an away game at Augustana College on April 23, the men’s lacrosse team dominated the field with a 12-7 win. In a historic […]
April 26, 2022

Momentum continues for Elmhurst track and field at first season outdoor meet

Elmhurst University track and field had their first outdoor meet of the season at Wheaton College on Monday, April 11, proving a successful first meet.  The […]
April 12, 2022

Elmhurst Lacrosse breaks month-long winning streak

Despite their first conference loss, the Elmhurst University men’s lacrosse team led a nine-game winning streak and became “the first team in program history” to have […]
April 12, 2022

Bluejay Buzzer: Elmhurst Sports Roundup

Men’s Lacrosse:  At the home conference opener on April 2, Elmhurst University defeated Carroll University 25-4. Sadly, their nine-game winning streak ended in a 13-9 loss […]
March 29, 2022

Ava David sprints toward a recording-breaking nationals

Elmhurst University junior Ava David, a sprinter for the track team, received an All-American honors award for her top eight finishing race in the 200-meter dash […]
May 10, 2022

EDITORIAL: Adieu EU, 2021-2022 ed board is out

We’ve come a long way Leader readers; we’ve reached the end of the semester after a year out of the ordinary. As we exit the newsroom […]
May 10, 2022

Do not let corporations take your pride away: Be cautious of supporting rainbow capitalism

While it is currently May, major corporations are already revealing their pride collections that will be out in June, the only month where one is recognized […]
May 10, 2022

If you are in support of abortion rights write to your legislators now

As someone who is concerned for the rights of every individual, I would like our country to live up to its values, and support individual bodily […]
April 26, 2022

EDITORIAL: Everyday should be Earth Day

Earth Day comes around once a year urging people, organizations, and businesses to promote sustainability in various facets.  At Elmhurst University, student organizations such as Greenjays […]
April 12, 2022

EDITORIAL: EU is hitting the mark in showing solidarity, but is missing a few steps

With the ongoing conflict going on in Ukraine, Elmhurst University is doing a superb job with marketing, fundraising, and support efforts for Ukrainians abroad and on […]
April 12, 2022

Let’s get up and yell gay all day

When you are taking away the mention of being gay, just how far do you plan to go? Eliminating the mention of any LGBTQ+ members that […]