News from the Aurora University community

Mom and daughter receive BSN side-by-side at Commencement

Ericka Fisher (left) with her mother Catina Fisher (right) at the 2015 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony.

Catina Fisher, AU ’15, did not know the extent of the milestone she would be achieving when she began her journey at AU.

Photo Gallery: Morning of Service

More than 110 Aurora University students volunteered for the Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action’s semiannual Morning of Service on Saturday, April 11.

AU community encouraged to participate in No Impact Week

Join the Aurora University community for No Impact Week, a one week carbon cleanse, beginning Monday, April 6. Throughout the week, students, faculty and staff will have the opportunity to participate in a one-week carbon cleanse through a variety of events that will be hosted by students from the IDS 2040 Global Justice class.

Those Who Excel award recipient strives to create lifelong readers in classroom

Woodstock High School teacher and theater director Tony Walker (right) attends class at the Aurora University Woodstock Center

Area teachers hoping to inspire a love of reading in their students are finding value in the Master of Arts in Reading Instruction (MARI) degree from Aurora University.

LASO students find inspiration at national conference

Thirty-five members of the Aurora University Latin American Student Organization (LASO) recently attended the United States Hispanic Leadership Institute (USHLI) conference in Chicago. The three-day event is the largest Hispanic leadership conference in the nation, attracting nearly 3,000 participants.