After a year at College of DuPage, sophomore Nic Albarran decided to transfer to AU after determining he wanted to major in something fitness-related and continue playing football. Now, as a fitness and health promotion major, Albarran has found his transition both easy and fitting in terms of academics and athletics.
The Department of Health and Human Performance, Wellness Center and Athletics Department kicked off American Hart Month last week by offering “Young Hearts for Life” electrocardiogram (ECG) screenings to AU student-athletes. The screenings test for problems with the electrical activity of the heart.
Along with helping students with their sickness, the nurse-directed Wellness Center helps students learn to eat right, sleep well and manage stress.
For the second time in her first season at Aurora University, junior Emily Paull will be headed to a Division III National Championship.
Aurora University recently launched the Spartan Strength and Conditioning Program, an initiative to assist AU student-athletes with individualized training to help them meet their performance goals.