News from the Aurora University community

Aurora University hosting July open houses

Aurora University will host Master’s Level Elementary Education and Woodstock Center MBA information sessions in July.


“Music in the Air” to be staged at Music by the Lake on July 21–22

George Williams College to present “Music in the Air” as part of its Music by the Lake summer festival


Aurora attorney elected chairman of Aurora University Board of Trustees

Now that he has settled in as new chairman of the Aurora University Board of Trustees, Aurora attorney Ronald Hem sees great things in store for AU.


Dunham Fund, Tellabs Foundation announce grants for STEM Partnership School at Aurora University

The STEM Partnership School at Aurora University moved closer to construction Thursday with the announcement of major financial support from the Dunham Fund and Tellabs Foundation totaling more than $2.5 million.


Aurora University Woodstock Center hosting two June open houses

The Aurora University Woodstock Center will host two open houses in June for prospective students. Faculty and staff will provide information about program options, course offerings and admission procedures, and financial aid counselors will be available.


Aurora University holding rescheduled College of Education graduate commencement ceremony

Aurora University will hold a rescheduled commencement ceremony for advanced degree recipients in the AU College of Education after the May 6 graduation was postponed by a sudden thunderstorm.


Aurora resident receives top Aurora University faculty award

Aurora resident Donovan Gwinner was honored with the prestigious Marcus and Mark H. Trumbo Award for Excellence in Teaching at the 119th annual commencement ceremony at Aurora University.


Aurora University hosting four June open houses for fall programs

Aurora University will host four open houses in June for prospective students. During the information sessions, faculty and staff will provide information about degree options, course offerings and admission procedures. Financial aid counselors will be available.


Google software engineer encourages Aurora students to pursue computer science careers

How does YouTube find related videos? How does a Google search find results in less than half a second? How does a music app find similar artists? Jessie Chavez, a Google software engineer in the company’s Chicago office, discussed questions like those Wednesday during a presentation at three Aurora middle schools called “You Can Do Computer Science.”


Aurora University hosting four May open houses for prospective students

Aurora University will host four events in May for prospective students. Faculty and staff will provide information about degree options, course offerings and admission procedures. Financial aid counselors will also be available.


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