News from the Aurora University community

STEM Partnership School continues to move forward with floor plan

The progress of the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School continues to move forward and a floor plan has been developed by Aurora University architects.

AU alumnus Lazaro Lopez named Principal of the Year

Lazaro Lopez, Ed.D. ’10, led a STEM-focused curriculum overhaul in 2010 as the new principal of Wheeling High School.

The Illinois Principals’ Association has named Aurora University alumnus Lazaro Lopez as Illinois High School Principal of the Year.

Women’s lacrosse welcomes a new member to the AU family

AU Spartans with Amber

In February, the Aurora University women’s lacrosse team added a new member to their family. The Spartans “adopted” Amber Moosvi, who was diagnosed with Glioblastoma Multiforme Stage Four Brain Cancer in November 2011, as an honorary team member through the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation.

Spartan Spotlight: Lisa Fredenburgh, Associate Professor of Music, Progam Chair and Director of Choral Activities

Lisa Fredenburgh works with AU students.

In recent years, AU has seen a resurgence of the arts, a reaffirmation of the study and appreciation of creative expression, and the return of music to campus life. And the driving force behind this renaissance is Lisa Fredenburgh.

Aurora University Online and Flexco partnership to offer education benefits

Aurora University Online is thrilled by the chance to bring higher learning to Flexco employees. This partnership illustrates Aurora University Online’s commitment to the community, and is one of many similar programs offered through the school.