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November 30, 2021

“I must be at Elmhurst”: Bruce King and his journey to inaugural VP of DEI

Seated in his Chicago office with oversized headphones, nestled into his swivel chair on Zoom, Elmhurst University’s inaugural Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Bruce […]
November 15, 2021

SGA denies proposed Alpha Omega Chapter at EU

SGA voted against a proposal to have an Alpha Omega Chapter at Elmhurst University during the SGA meeting on Thursday, Nov. 11, due to the proposal […]
November 10, 2021

EU announces Bruce King will serve as the inaugural VP of DEI

Elmhurst University announced in a press release that Bruce King, current associate vice chancellor for racial equity at City Colleges of Chicago, will be the inaugural  […]
November 10, 2021

Man on the Street: A one year review of Biden’s presidency

One year after the election of President Biden, The Leader asked students across campus what they thought of Biden’s work as president.  Nolan Fraaza, sophomore exercise […]
November 10, 2021

Final two VP of Business and Finance candidates meet with campus community

After a nationwide search, the two candidates in consideration to fill the vice president of business and finance position arrived on campus to participate in listening […]
November 10, 2021

Democrats attempt to jam through $1.75 trillion spending bill

The Democratic Party — the party with control of the House of Representatives, the presidency, and a slim majority of the Senate — are attempting to […]
November 10, 2021

Bluejay tank hosts third annual competition, meet the winners

The third annual Bluejay Tank competition took place in person for the first time, awarding three students a total of $3,000 to advance their ideas to […]
October 27, 2021

Abortion bans making deep strides in U.S.

Since Sept. 1, Texas has had a six week abortion ban which has remained in tact, proving to be more durable than previous pro-life legislation since […]
October 27, 2021

Family nurse practitioner reinforces the importance of getting the COVID-19 vaccination

On Friday, Oct 21, Elmhurst University held a COVID-19 vaccine clinic for its staff to get inoculated. Meghan Pillow, family nurse practitioner and director of student […]
October 27, 2021

EU alum highlights domestic violence awareness

Students gathered in Illinois Hall to learn about domestic violence awareness through a lecture given by Joey Carrillo, Elmhurst University ’13 alum, on Oct. 19. Carrillo, […]
October 27, 2021

Editors Note

Dear reader,  As you may have noticed, or will notice soon enough, we do not have a sports section in this issue. The sports section for […]
October 25, 2021

Online Exclusive: EU announces new VP of DEI

Elmhurst University announced in a press release that Bruce King, current associate vice chancellor for racial equity at City Colleges of Chicago, will be the new […]