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Photo gallery: Sleep Out on the Quad

AU students sleep out on Quad to raise awareness

Sleep Out on the Quad

Some brought tents, others set up cardboard boxes, and many just rolled out sleeping bags and blankets on the grass. One student created a rudimentary shelter by stringing a blue tarp to a tree and draping it to the ground. That was the scene just past midnight on Oct. 29 as nearly 200 Aurora University students gathered for the first-ever Sleep Out on the Quad.

STEM education model gets support from legislators and business leaders

Russ Strobel

Video: Elected Officials Breakfast

More than 130 people, including local, state and national elected officials, attended the Elected Officials Breakfast in University Banquet Hall on Oct. 22, 2011.