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November 22, 2022

SGA partners with Chance the Rapper’s non-profit SocialWorks

SGA has partnered with SocialWorks, a non-profit organization that aims to raise awareness and provide relief for those experiencing homelessness and extreme hardships through service, donations, […]
November 22, 2022

Jays on the Street 11/22

November 22, 2022

Student disquiet on the horizon: silencing student loan relief troubles EU campus

President Joe Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan was struck down by a federal judge in Texas on Nov. 10, causing the Department of Education to stop […]
November 22, 2022

International club rebrands to Elmhurst International Student Association

Elmhurst International Student Association (EISA), is helping international students gain familiarity with college life in the United States and providing a support group as they learn […]
November 22, 2022

Religious and interfaith organizations hold festivities to educate and celebrate

Chaplain Rev. H. Scott Matheney believes that holidays are often rooted in stories of “mystery, salvation, liberation,” and “life,” and that these stories can help us […]
November 8, 2022

Commuter aghast by rising fuel prices

Over this past year, the cost of gas has gone up exponentially. According to the American Automobile Association (AAA), Chicago set a first-time record of surpassing […]
November 8, 2022

National decline in Americans receiving COVID-19 boosters concerns students

Many Americans are not getting the updated COVID-19 booster vaccines. As of Oct. 15, only about 15 million Americans received the new Omicron-specific COVID-19 booster vaccines, […]
November 8, 2022

Alpha Mu Gamma celebrates Día de Los Muertos with ofrendas across campus

For Elmhurst University senior Gabriel E. Galindo, secretary of EU’s National Collegiate Foreign Language Honors Society (Alpha Mu Gamma) and staff writer for The Leader, taking […]
November 8, 2022

EU faculty member Gary Smith passes away

In an email sent to Elmhurst University students and faculty, it was announced that Gary Smith, a professor in the department of computer science and information […]
November 8, 2022

Celebration of life in store for EU senior killed in pedestrian-train collision

A celebration of life is set to take place on Nov. 11 for Julia Padilla, Elmhurst University senior, who lost her life after being struck in […]
November 8, 2022

Barbara Reid encourages interfaith cooperation at Joseph Cardinal Bernadin Lecture

Elmhurst University invited Sister Barbara Reid, the first woman president of the Catholic Theological Union (CTU), to speak at the annual Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Lecture on […]
October 25, 2022

Crimean Bridge explosion creates more tension between Russian and Ukraine

On Oct. 5 an explosion on the Crimean Bridge, which connects the territory to Russia, critically damaged much of the structure. Despite Ukraine denying any involvement, […]