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September 13, 2021

How to get involved on campus

Whether you are a resident or a commuter, Elmhurst University gives you the opportunity to be as involved as you want through clubs and organizations, community […]
September 13, 2021

Juneteenth is now a federal holiday

On June 17, President Joe Biden signed a bill recognizing Juneteenth, the final day of chattel slavery in the United States, as an official federal holiday.   […]
September 13, 2021

Letter from The Editor

Dear reader, First and foremost, welcome to campus. Whether it’s your first time on campus or you’re a returning Bluejay, I want to welcome you back […]
September 13, 2021

SGA Update

Elmhurst University’s Student Government Association (SGA) is rebounding with in-person and online events scheduled for the fall semester after a school year plagued by COVID-19.  “The […]
September 13, 2021

The ever-widening history of Elmhurst University

In 1871, Jennie and Thomas Barbour Bryan provided land to the German Evangelical Synod of the Northwest with the promise to create a school to prepare […]
August 30, 2021

The man, the myth, the mini golfer: The Leader’s day with President Troy VanAken

President Troy VanAken obliterated The Leader editors at mini golf on the Leader’s annual “day with the president” on Aug. 18. The group reflected on the […]
June 9, 2021

Elmhurst University requiring COVID-19 vaccination for Fall 2021

COVID-19 vaccinations are going to be mandatory for all Elmhurst University students, staff, and faculty returning to campus for the 2021-22 academic year according to President […]
April 30, 2021

University hosts reflection spaces following Derek Chauvin verdict: “We’re part of a bigger structure”

   
April 30, 2021

The Leader elects new Editor-in-Chief for the 2021-2022 school year

   
April 30, 2021

Temple Grandin encourages audience to indulge in hobbies — “Get out and do things”

   
April 30, 2021

Study abroad programs to resume in the upcoming academic year

   
April 30, 2021

Steven Kowal comments on legal implications of Elmhurst bar murder