News from the Aurora University community

Training healthy, high-performing athletes


It takes more than pumping iron to get the most out of a strength and conditioning program. For one thing, it takes hours of meticulous behind-the-scenes planning, which is exactly what Chad Trudo and his staff are doing this summer.

All-American is never satisfied on the track


Kalmon Stokes placed third nationally and took home All-American honors in both the 400-meter dash and 400-meter hurdles at this year’s NCAA Division III Track and Field Championships.

Spartan Spotlight: Kelsey Nelson

Kelsey Nelson - Honors Convocation

Kelsey Nelson, AU ’16, received the George Williams Legacy Social Work Award at the spring 2016 honors convocation.

Spartan Spotlight: Daniel Kline

Daniel Kline, AU ’16, received the Ethel Tapper Humanities Award at the spring 2016 honors convocation.

AU team takes first in national market research competition


A team of four Aurora University business and marketing students won GfK’s fifth annual Next Generation Market Research Competition. The team was recognized for its accomplishment earlier this month at the firm’s downtown Chicago office.