News from the Aurora University community

Photo Gallery: Fall 2014 Spartan Athletics

The Spartan athletic teams are well into the 2015-2015 season and demonstrating that practice and dedication yield strong results on the field.

Alumnus develops world view during study abroad trip

Corey Novotny, AU ’14, always knew he wanted to study abroad, and during his last semester as an undergraduate student at Aurora University, he did just that. Novotny attended the University of Barcelona this past spring through Aurora University’s exchange program.

Spartan athletic programs have successful year

AU Spartans

Aurora University repeated as the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) All-Sports champion in women’s sports and received a second place finish for the title in men’s sports.

AU’s Emily Paull heads to NCAA Division III Track and Field National Championships

Emily Paull

For the second time in her first season at Aurora University, junior Emily Paull will be headed to a Division III National Championship.

Spartan Spotlight: Carly Capesius, ’14

From high school football fields, to university softball diamonds, from the Chicago Marathon to private physical therapy centers, senior Carly Capesius has gained experience in just about every athletic training setting imaginable during her four years at Aurora University. And now, the 2014 recipient of the National Association for Sport and Physical Education Major of the Year Award, is graduating from college with a strong resume and professional connections throughout the Fox Valley.