News from the Aurora University community

Spartan Spotlight: Andrew Patton, AU ’14

Andrew Patton

Each year, an outstanding senior from each of the four-year degree-granting institutions of higher learning in Illinois is awarded the Student Lincoln Academy Medallion and thereby becomes a Student Laureate of The Lincoln Academy of Illinois. On Friday, April 11, history and religion major Andrew Patton was named the Aurora University 2014 Lincoln Laureate and shared his reflections at Honors Convocation.

Strength and conditioning program helps athletes succeed

Corey Loubert, AU '14

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.

Teamwork, friendships motivate Spartan women student-athletes


More than 100 Spartan women are contributing to another exciting fall season of AU athletics.

Spartan seniors recognized for contributions to AU community

On Friday, April 19, graduating Spartan seniors were recognized for their contributions to the Aurora University community, both on and off the playing fields, as they move on to the next chapter of their lives.

University Wide Garage Sale to benefit AU students and surrounding community

University Wide Garage Sale

By Kris Johnson, Director of Student Leadership
The first ever University Wide Garage Sale will take place on Saturday, April 13 from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at 740 W. Prairie Street in Aurora. The event is open to the public.