Alumni News

Freshman in college, Preston, wears name tag and Community Plunge t-shirt.
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Preston Desch ‘18 is jumping into his freshman year at Ithaca College with both feet. He was selected to participate in IC’s "Community Plunge" program. In this pre-semester program, incoming first-year students work on service projects in and around the Ithaca community. Preston plans to study Integrated Marketing Communications at IC. Way to get involved, Preston!

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Female, early 20's, brown hair and eyes, smiles and wears EA nametag proudly.
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Veronica Clements ‘14 is returning to EA as our MS and US videography teacher. She is an honor graduate of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign with a BFA degree. Her senior year the University of Illinois School of Art and Design recognized her as their Most Outstanding Graduate.

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American flags represent the exhibit, “Homefront: Echoes of the Great War.”
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This summer Amelia Deering ‘17 shared her love of history with the St. Charles History Museum. She is the curator for an exhibit called “Homefront: Echoes of the Great War.” The exhibit, which runs through January 2019, highlights the reality of World War I and recognizes the St. Charles residents who contributed to the war effort.

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Former EA student Jes Wilmington when she was still a Hilltopper, takes a shot during a field hockey game.
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Jes Wilmington ‘13–EA field hockey standout, is back on the field assisting Coach Swegler. Jes said, “I’m proud and excited to get the opportunity to be involved with a sport and organization that has meant so much to me. Field hockey and Elgin Academy both hold dear places in my heart.”

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