News from the Aurora University community

Training healthy, high-performing athletes

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It takes more than pumping iron to get the most out of a strength and conditioning program. For one thing, it takes hours of meticulous behind-the-scenes planning, which is exactly what Chad Trudo and his staff are doing this summer.

Spartan Spotlight: Jenna Parham

Jenna Parham, AU ’16, was recognized at the spring 2016 honors convocation as the recipient of the Society of Health and Physical Educators Major of the Year Award.

Passionate junior receives prestigious health education award

Physical education major Rachel Erb is this year’s recipient of the Illinois School Health Association Barbara Grey Award.

Spartans serve community through teamwork

Cans Across the Conference

A commitment to community service and helping others has always been an integral part of the Aurora University identity. We create an environment where learning happens on all corners of campus and we foster connections between the classroom, community and playing field.

Safety stands at the forefront of Spartan athletics

Nicki Pieart

A strong tradition of excellence both on and off the playing field defines the Aurora University student-athlete experience. Character, integrity and civility are as important as game-winning baskets and goals. At the core of the AU athletic experience is the health and welfare of every student-athlete.