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Education professor named Aurora University’s top educator

AURORA, Ill. — Deborah Stevens, Associate Professor of Education at Aurora University, received the 2011 Marcus and Mark H. Trumbo Excellence in Teaching award, AU’s top faculty honor, at 118th annual commencement ceremonies May 8. Provost Andrew Manion presented her award. Stevens was selected from nominees submitted by faculty and students, recommendations from AU academic […]


School of Art Institute of Chicago president awarded honorary doctoral degree

AURORA, Ill. — Walter E. Massey, president of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, was awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree by Aurora University at commencement exercises on May 8. Massey was honored for his achievements of a prominent physicist, distinguished educator and tireless public servant. Massey has been a tireless […]


More than 1,200 students to graduate at AU commencement

AURORA, Ill. — About 1,200 Aurora University students will receive degrees at the 118th commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 8, on the campus quadrangle at 347 S. Gladstone Ave. The ceremony for graduate students is at 10 a.m., followed by the undergraduate ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Receptions following the ceremonies will be held on the […]


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