News from the Aurora University community

“A Day Without Shoes” at AU raising awareness of global poverty

A Day Without Shoes at Aurora University

The Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action is sponsoring “A Day Without Shoes” on April 10, an event that will include a series of service activities aimed at raising awareness of global poverty.

AU students join together to serve the city of Aurora

Morning of Service

More than 100 AU students volunteered as part of the Centennial Morning of Service on March 24, giving up weekend lie-ins and warm beds to make the world, and the city of Aurora, just a little better

Caterpillar Foundation invests in STEM Partnership School curriculum

Caterpillar Foundation donation

The Caterpillar Foundation became the latest financial supporter of the STEM Partnership School at Aurora University on Friday with a $153,240 investment in the development of its manufacturing curriculum.

Photo gallery: Morning of Service

On Saturday, March 24, more than 80 Aurora University students participated in the Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action’s Morning of Service.

AU Institute for Collaboration programs promoting fitness for Kane County kids

Making Kane County Fit for Kids

The Institute for Collaboration at Aurora University is helping Kane County move closer to its goal of having the healthiest residents in the state by 2020.