News from the Aurora University community

Honors Convocation will mark debut of new presidential chain

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Aurora University has a new presidential chain that prominently features gold ivy leaves.

Tom Cross joins Aurora University

Tom Cross, Distinquished Fellow at Aurora University

Former Illinois House Republican Leader Tom Cross has joined Aurora University as a Distinguished Fellow. Cross’ primary role will be to promote an innovative STEM education program.

A Christmas message from President Sherrick

10000This year’s Christmas concert on the Aurora University campus included our flute choir performing “Hallelujah” from George F. Handel’s oratorio, The Messiah. As the familiar strains began, I wondered if members of the audience would stand as is the longstanding custom associated with this chorus. Perhaps you know the story of this tradition. Handel’s oratorio […]