News from the Aurora University community

Innovative Doctor of Education in Leadership in Educational Administration program focuses on curriculum development and assessment

Prospective graduate students wanting to lead diverse learners will benefit from Aurora University’s revised Doctor of Education in Leadership in Educational Administration program.

Aurora University to host open house for prospective adult business students

The Aurora University School of Business and Public Policy and the Center for Adult and Graduate Studies will host an open house for prospective adult undergraduate and graduate business students on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Hill Welcome Center, located on campus at 1315 Prairie St. in Aurora.

Big Foot High School senior receives Presidential Scholarship from George Williams College of Aurora University

L to R: GWC Admission Counselor Bridget McMinn, Enna Peterson, Big Foot High School Principal Mike Hinske, GWC Dean of Enrollment Chris Roberts

Enna Peterson, a senior at Big Foot High School, has been named a Presidential Scholar at George Williams College of Aurora University in Williams Bay.

Simms Family Foundation makes lead gift to George Williams College of Aurora University’s new nursing center

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The Simms Family Foundation, represented by John and Michelle Simms of Lake Geneva, have made the lead gift to the George Williams College of Aurora University (GWC) nursing center, which will now be called the Simms Family Nursing Center.

It’s all in the details: Students showcase digital photographs

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The Aurora University community is seeing what 12 students have spotted with their digital cameras in the exhibition “The Art of Observation,” currently on display in Phillips Library. The images, taken in the Introduction to Digital Photography course, explore a range of subject matter and approaches to picture making.

Schingoethe Center to feature ‘art of facts: Brian Dettmer’ exhibit

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The Schingoethe Center of Aurora University begins its 2017 season with an opening reception for art of facts: Brian Dettmer, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 5-6:30 p.m.

Maybe your kids can’t be anything you want them to be

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As part of Aurora University’s ongoing Faculty Speakers Series, David Rudek will present a lecture that challenges the conventional notion that “practice makes perfect” when it comes to children’s success.

Aurora University education degree programs receive CAEP accreditation

00000The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) has accredited the Aurora University School of Education bachelor’s program in elementary education and doctoral program in educational administration through the year 2021. CAEP, formerly the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), is a federally recognized accrediting body for schools, colleges and departments of […]

Aurora University introduces principal preparation program to begin in June 2013

Aurora University announces that the Illinois State Educator Preparation and Licensure Board (SEPLB) approved a 36-semester hour Master of Arts in Education Leadership – Principal Endorsement Program. The program, collaboratively designed by Aurora University and numerous area school districts, will begin in June 2013.

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