News from the Aurora University community

Wackerlin Center helps connect student to local nonprofit for service project

Celebrate Differences event

When Dr. Donald Phelps assigned his Interdisciplinary Studies class the task of finding a meaningful service project that they could complete together during the fall semester, Amy Zepeda turned to the staff of the Wackerlin Center for assistance.

Photo Gallery: Morning of Service

More than 90 students, faculty and staff volunteered during the Wackerlin Center’s semiannual Morning of Service on Saturday, December 1.

AU helps prepare students for stress-free final exams


With finals week approaching (December 10–15), Aurora University continues its tradition of helping students prepare for exams and offering opportunities for much-needed study breaks.

Campus community celebrates the arts


It’s been another stellar semester for the arts this year with students engaging in several on-campus music, theatre and visual arts experiences. The opportunities to participate in and attend events are part of the university’s efforts to promote student expression and broaden their creative ways of thinking.

Future Educators Association events raise awareness for education careers

On Saturday, November 3 Aurora University held its ninth annual Future Educators Association Walk for Education at Waubonsie Valley High School.