Alumni, current students, faculty, staff and AU friends gathered during Homecoming Weekend to witness the dedication of the university’s new labyrinth, a gift from the Class of 1967, which celebrated its 50th reunion this year.
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.
Mary Abbott, who completed her master’s degree in social work at Aurora University in 1997 and now teaches in the university’s social work program, was named Statewide Social Worker of the Year by the Illinois Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).
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.
As part of its weeklong “Let Freedom Ring” celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. and the fight for civil rights, Aurora University will present lyric baritone Robert Sims in a performance and discussion of African-American spirituals.