News from the Aurora University community

Aurora University students win inaugural LaunchU digital marketing competition

Students from AU’s chapter of the American Marketing Associating won the first LaunchU digital marketing competition hosted by Naperville-based Launch Digital Marketing. Front row, L-R: Paige Fisher, LDM's Rachel Gelb, Kelly Hauge; back row, L-R: Bradley Kigyos, Cory Nordine.

A team of students from Aurora University’s chapter of the American Marketing Associating (AU/AMA) won first place in the inaugural LaunchU digital marketing competition.

AU Sales Institute promotes successful selling development

Junior Alessandra Lerario at a recent Sales Institute discussion on increasing sales productivity.

00020Salespeople enter their profession by many different routes, but regardless of how they got there, high-performance salespeople — the top 20 percent of the profession — share a variety of behaviors that all salespeople can use to improve their results. That’s according to Bill Bartlett, founder and president of Naperville-based Corporate Strategies and Solutions Inc. […]

New Schingoethe exhibit explores modern approaches to art

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An old tradition becomes interlaced with a new take on art in the Schingoethe Center exhibit “WOVEN: The Art of Contemporary Native Weaving” opening Tuesday, October 4 from 5–6:30 p.m. The exhibit features the work of 18 renowned indigenous artists who expand concepts of Native American art through their use of nontraditional materials and motifs, putting interesting twists on baskets, rugs, photographs and sculpture.

Krieger to present “Reflections of the Holocaust: A Personal Pursuit of a More Tolerant Society”

There are important lessons outside of the classroom that Oscar Krieger wants to share with the Aurora University community — and they have little to do with his physical education background. This Wednesday evening during the first Faculty Speaker Series event of the year, Krieger will discuss the issue of tolerance.

Sign up NOW to audition for theatre department’s fall, spring student productions

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Auditions for the theatre department’s productions of Edgar Allen Poe’s gothic classic “The Fall of the House of Usher” and Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town” are September 6 and 7.