The ink will barely be dry on Alexandrea â€śAlexâ€ť Wilsonâ€™s diploma this May before she embarks on what most people would consider the challenge of a lifetime â€“ a two-year stint with the Peace Corp in Botswana, where she will work in an HIV/AIDS education and prevention program for school kids.
The National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators (NADIIIAA) recently recognized Aurora University student-athletes for their community service work during the 2016-2017 academic year.
NOLOS isnâ€™t just for English majors anymore, according to Sandra Marchetti, advisor to the Aurora University student-run literary journal. In fact, under her direction over the past year and a half, NOLOS has taken a variety of steps to diversify both its contributor base and its staff.
As part of Aurora Universityâ€™s ongoing Faculty Speakers Series, David Rudek will present a lecture that challenges the conventional notion that â€śpractice makes perfectâ€ť when it comes to childrenâ€™s success.
As part of its weeklong â€śLet Freedom Ringâ€ť celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. and the fight for civil rights, Aurora University will present lyric baritone Robert Sims in a performance and discussion of African-American spirituals.