News from the Aurora University community

Photo gallery: Welcome Weekend 2012

Over 500 first year students arrived to the Aurora University campus for Welcome Weekend 2012. The event gives the newest members of the AU community a chance to become better acquainted with the campus and university resources and programs.

Photo gallery: Commencement 2012

More than 1,000 Aurora University students participated in the 119th annual commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 6. Congratulations to the Class of 2012!

Photo gallery: STEM activities with Exelon volunteers

A team of 10 Exelon volunteers worked with fourth- and fifth-grade students in the West Aurora Partnership School at Aurora University on April 16 in one of 100 service projects in five states organized by the company’s employees for National Volunteer Week.

Photo gallery: AU Centennial Celebration

Aurora University celebrated the 100-year anniversary of the college’s move from Mendota to Aurora with several centennial events on April 4, including a lecture on the decision to move and an evening program featuring music and theatre performances.

Photo gallery: Morning of Service

On Saturday, March 24, more than 80 Aurora University students participated in the Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action’s Morning of Service.