News from the Aurora University community

Spartan Spotlight: Daniel Kline

Daniel Kline, AU ’16, received the Ethel Tapper Humanities Award at the spring 2016 honors convocation.

Arts and Ideas series ramps up for another exciting season


A record 8,000 members of the greater AU community took advantage of the university’s free Arts and Ideas events during the 2015-2016 season.

Eighth-graders celebrate their final year at STEM school


Students at the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School who completed the eighth grade this week celebrated that milestone in a ceremony Tuesday night in Aurora University’s Perry Theatre.

Spartan Spotlight: Rebecca Mohan

Rebecca Mohan, AU ’16, received the Spartan Award and the Eleanore and Samuel McFarlane Biology Award at the spring 2016 honors convocation.

Last week to see “CAST OFF: Michael Dinges” at Schingoethe Center


This is the last week to view Schingoethe Center’s exhibition “CAST OFF: Michael Dinges.” Using folk art forms — scrimshaw and trench art from World War I — Dinges explores some of today’s most pressing issues, including labor, the global economy and consumerism.