One hundred middle school students representing four local districts have been on the Aurora University campus this summer participating in the Amazing Summer Science Camp.
Brian Vander Schee, Associate Professor of Marketing, was recently presented with the Academy of Marketing Science Outstanding Marketing Teacher Award, along with co-winners Paul Busch, Texas A&M University, and Charles Fifield, Baylor University.
Students across the country are under-performing in STEM subjects and many educational insiders pin the blame on the shortage of qualified teachers. To address the need for more focused and robust instruction at the collegiate level, Aurora University recently launched online graduate-level programs specifically focusing on STEM academics.
Aurora University announced today that its Master of Science in Nursing program has been granted accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) through June of 2018.
Dr. Mark Soderstrom, Assistant Professor of History at Aurora University, has been selected to attend three seminars this summer, each focused on developing teaching skills and enhancing the role of world history and cultures in the undergraduate curriculum.