News from the Aurora University community

Local foundation establishes scholarships for Aurora University STEM program

The Schmidgall Family Foundation has awarded $39,600 to Aurora University to provide scholarships so that financially vulnerable high school students can attend the university’s new Michael J. Birck Innovation Engineering Program.

John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School students named finalists in national Bright Schools Competition

Eight middle school students who attend the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School at Aurora University and their coach, Natalie Soelke, who teaches English and social studies at the school, have been named national finalists in the 2nd annual Bright Schools Competition.

Spartans studying with help from AU community


Several campus departments are helping students prepare for Finals Week, May 1–4.

A family artifact sparks a journey of discovery for AU history major


AU chapter of the American Marketing Association wins international acclaim at annual conference