News from the Aurora University community

Assistant athletic director recognized for work in community

Nicki Pieart, assistant athletic director and head athletic trainer, is an excellent example of the “service before self ” mantra. Her dedication to serving both the campus and greater Aurora community through numerous service initiatives is admirable.

Volunteer work leads to national recognition

Billy Baker Football

Citizenship is emphasized throughout AU, and student involvement does not go unnoticed. This year, senior defensive lineman Billy Baker has been honored by the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) as a member of the 2015 Allstate Good Works Team.

Spartans serve community through teamwork

Cans Across the Conference

A commitment to community service and helping others has always been an integral part of the Aurora University identity. We create an environment where learning happens on all corners of campus and we foster connections between the classroom, community and playing field.

Feeling like home at AU

MarioTinsley

After moving around the country and attending 10 different schools, Mario Tinsley is grateful to call AU home.

MBA program prepares students for leadership positions

Tamara Woods, a Master of Business Administration student at Aurora University Woodstock Center, had only barely begun her master’s program and work as a cashier when she was offered the chance to join the Sam’s Club marketing team.