A group of Aurora University leaders and STEM experts from throughout the western suburbs today asked the state’s lawmakers and top officials for additional support for a high-tech STEM academy at the university.
Dr. Jeffrey Bulanda, Assistant Professor of Social Work at Aurora University, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture and conduct research at Fourah Bay College in Sierra Leone during the 2013-2014 academic year.
The big idea is that studying consumer behavior is key to marketing success and can greatly help marketers understand how to reach their intended audience. Aurora University offers courses in consumer and market behavior through its online Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and Master of Arts in Business Administration degree programs.
The Institute for Collaboration of Aurora University and its partners recently honored two corporations who have provided donations to support the construction of the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School on the AU campus.
A team of four Aurora University marketing students won GfK’s second annual Next Generation Market Research Competition. The winning AU team included junior Camilla Alexander and seniors Qoc’avib Revolorio, Robeska Sanchez and Nick Sloan. They were advised by Dr. Brian Vander Schee, Associate Professor of Marketing.