Aurora University

AU Today - Alumni

Alumni stories
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,...

Student at a laptop
March 24, 2021

If you are thinking about going to law school, there are several steps you can take while you are an undergraduate to help you succeed. Aurora University alumni came together as part of AU’s Sundays @ 7 Career Conversations with Alumni to share their advice on how to prepare for law school....

Katie Johns
July 13, 2020

It was March when the COVID-19 pandemic first felt real to Katie Johns MSW ’09. She had seen news about the pandemic, but during a conversation with her sister, an emergency room nurse working 17-hour days, Johns was struck by the imprints on her sister’s face left by the protective...