News from the Aurora University community

Jumping at opportunities

Aurora Women's Basketball at IIT

Recent graduate and AU women’s basketball player Adriana Ramirez would never want to be called for traveling, but off the court, it’s a different story. She has been intrigued with travel since she was a child, so attending college 2,000 miles from her California home was almost to be expected.

NFL icon Don Beebe named as new head coach for Aurora University Football

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Aurora University is pleased to announce National Football League (NFL) legend Don Beebe as the Spartans football new head coach.

From the field to the workforce

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Experience with teamwork and student jobs helps student land first job out of college.

Athletics and academics come together for the win

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The impressive season for women’s volleyball was very much an all-Spartan effort. Of course, the players themselves had a huge part in finishing the regular season with a 26–7 overall record. Though credit also goes to the students — exercise science majors — who played a key role in improving the student-athletes’ training regimen.

New teams start in Spartan style

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The opportunity to contribute to the rich history and tradition of Spartan Athletics has attracted 33 student-athletes to compete in two new sports this year: women’s hockey and men’s volleyball.