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Roald Berg
February 28, 2022

Roald Berg ’56, who returned to his alma mater to teach mathematics and coach men’s basketball, passed away. He was 87. A lifelong Aurora resident, Berg distinguished himself throughout his career, and was selfless in his mentoring of Aurora College students. Berg met the love of his...

Homer Easley
January 24, 2022

Aurora University shares the sad news that alumnus and former faculty member Homer Easley ’59 died Sunday, January 23, 2022. He was 85. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Pauline (Barton) Easley ’59 ’87, their two children David ’84 and Sheryl ’87, and their...

Graduate student
June 15, 2021

Success often comes to people willing to listen to the advice of those who came before them. With that in mind, Aurora University reached out to alumni of the Plus One accelerated graduate degree programs from the past three years and asked what advice they have for this year’s class....

Student at an interview.
May 27, 2021

The job market for the class of 2021 has rebounded from the pandemic slump putting new graduates in a strong position to launch their careers. Job postings have increased dramatically this spring compared to a year ago when COVID-19 gripped the nation and hiring ground to a standstill. Still,...

Student and professor in a lab
May 3, 2021

Students interested in medical school must have a plan for success. Getting into medical school is highly competitive. It takes commitment and determination, and requires staying organized and managing your time. As part of Aurora University’s Sundays @ 7 Career Conversations with Alumni,...