The Aurora University Spartans are having a great start to the 2013-2014 season. AU had four Spartan student-athletes named Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) student-athletes of the week for their performances on the field and course.
A 2013 National Baseball Hall of Fame inductee who has deep roots to the university will be honored by the City of Aurora on Sunday, September 29, during James “Deacon” White Day.
AU alumni and generations of the White-Watkins family—who also have ties to Aurora University—gathered to honor James “Deacon” White, one of the newest members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and a man with deep roots to the university going back to 1909.
The Spartan Athletic Training Student Organization (SATSO) at Aurora University took first place in the 2013 Athletic Trainer Student Challenge for the Highest Contribution to the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Foundation Annual Fund.
On Friday, April 19, graduating Spartan seniors were recognized for their contributions to the Aurora University community, both on and off the playing fields, as they move on to the next chapter of their lives.