Living the Life He Sings About

Vice President of Community and College Relations Maurice Eldridge '61 describes how his efforts to help Associate Professor of Music John Alston expand upon the successful model of the Chester Children's Chorus culminated this fall with the opening of the Chester Upland School of the Arts. For Eldridge, a lifelong educator and patron of the arts, the project represents community building at its best. “We keep making believers of each other,” he says. “It excites us."