News from the Aurora University community

Twelve reasons to take in Aurora University’s “Twelfth Night”

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Love is in the air at Perry Theatre. “Twelfth Night,” a wise, wacky and romantic play, will be presented on the Aurora University campus November 10–11 and 15–18, at 7:30 p.m.

Spartan Spotlight: William Bradshaw

Will Bradshaw received the 2017 Ethel Tapper Humanities Award.

Will Bradshaw, one of two seniors this year to be presented with the Ethel Tapper Humanities Award at honors convocation, was recognized for outstanding academic and creative achievement.

John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School students take virtual field trip to the bottom of Geneva Lake

Seventh-grade students at the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School at Aurora University last week took a “field trip” to explore shipwrecks at the bottom of Wisconsin’s Geneva Lake – all without leaving their classroom or even getting wet.

Local foundation establishes scholarships for Aurora University STEM program

The Schmidgall Family Foundation has awarded $39,600 to Aurora University to provide scholarships so that financially vulnerable high school students can attend the university’s new Michael J. Birck Innovation Engineering Program.

A family artifact sparks a journey of discovery for AU history major

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00210For senior Will Bradshaw, history came to life this year in the shape of a tiny Greek soldier, a lapel pin that his late grandmother had purchased more than 70 years ago to help support a relief effort for that country during World War II. The pin — and the story of why it ended […]