The Board of Education of Batavia School District 101 voted late Tuesday, February 24 to join the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School at Aurora University.
Chinese Essayist, Lu Xun once said, “Hope is like a path in the countryside. Originally, there is nothing—but as people walk this way again and again, a path appears.” After four years of sponsoring Sleep Out on the Quad, an annual event designed to raise awareness of homelessness, a path is appearing at Aurora University.
When he’s not in the classroom, there’s a good chance that Gerald Butters, Professor of History, can be found in a movie theater—or at least writing about the silver screen. He’s weaved his interest in history and his love of film into three books.
Despite colder temperatures and snow arriving on campus in recent days, it’s actually the perfect time for many students to think of spring—and graduation! More than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students are expected to participate in Commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 3, 2015, on the University Quadrangle. All degree candidates must apply for graduation through WebAdvisor by Saturday, February 28.
Nearly 40 members of the AU community will debut their production of “Almost, Maine” this weekend in Perry Theatre. The play, a romantic comedy, addresses the mysteries of the human heart, touching audiences with laughter, heartbreak and hope.