Arts and Culture

Musicians on stageArts and Culture are a vital, vibrant part of AU:

  • Free programs, from art to music to theatre, are offered throughout the year through Celebrating Arts and Ideas
  • Various faith-based conferences and lectures are offered through the Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action
  • More than 8,000 pieces of Native American artifacts are housed at the Schingoethe Center for Native American Cultures on the Aurora campus
  • Music by the Lake at The Ferro Pavilion, George Williams College campus brings live music to the shores of Geneva Lake each summer
  • AU and area artists’ work is showcased at the Downstairs Dunham Gallery
  • Materials related to the Adventist movements of the 19th and early 20th centuries are archived through The Jenks Memorial Collection