On Saturday, April 5, members of the Aurora University community eagerly gathered at the Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action to participate in the center’s semiannual Morning of Service. More than 75 students, faculty and staff spent time volunteering at 11 area organizations, including Celebrate Differences, the Fox Valley Park District and Rebuilding Together Aurora.
Aurora University hosted its first AU4U orientation event for the incoming freshman class on Saturday, May 18. The first-year student program is designed to ease the transition from high school to college, providing incoming students with an opportunity to get to know campus, meet friends and begin an exciting new chapter in their lives.
More than 1,300 Aurora University students participated in the 120th annual commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 5. Congratulations to the Class of 2013!
Fifty students, faculty and staff volunteered during the Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action’s semiannual Morning of Service on Saturday, March 23.
As students enjoyed the week off for spring break, two on-campus programs took the opportunity to spend time helping those in need outside their community. The Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action and the men’s soccer program both lead trips to participate in city-wide and international service projects.