News from the Aurora University community

Third AU professor receives Nurse Fellowship Educator Award

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Three cheers for the Aurora University School of Nursing, which is celebrating the third time a faculty member has received the Nurse Educator Fellowship Award from the Illinois Board of Education. Georgine Maisch, assistant professor and simulation lab coordinator, is one of 10 Illinois nurse educators in the state to receive the 2018 award.

Doctor of Education student named DuPage Region Principal of the Year

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While “Principal of the Year” awards are given as individual honors, Gloria Trejo views her recognition as a collaborative achievement. Trejo, an Aurora University Doctor of Education student, was recently named the Horace Mann/Illinois Principals Association DuPage Region 2017–2018 Elementary School Principal of the Year.

Aurora University announces fall 2017 Dean’s List

Aurora University congratulates the more than 1,200 undergraduate students who earned Dean’s List honors for the fall 2017 semester. The Dean’s List recognizes students who have earned a 3.6 GPA or higher. Students recognized with high honors have earned a perfect 4.0.

Congratulations, Athletic Hall of Fame inductees

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Last month during Homecoming festivities, Corey Breyne ’98, and Therese (Plachetka) Nelson ’83, ’96, were inducted into the Aurora University Athletic Hall of Fame.

Aurora University American Marketing Association prepares future leaders

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With a membership roster of nearly 100 students, the Aurora University chapter of the American Marketing Association isn’t the biggest one in the country — but it is the best.