Changing Hearts, Changing Lives: How 5 Social Initiatives in Chicago Are Making a Difference

  Home to 9.5 million people, Chicago is the third-largest city in the United States and internationally recognized for its contributions to finance, transportation, commerce and culture. In the 2014 Global Cities Index, Chicago earned its fourth-consecutive top 10 ranking for its impact in business, information exchange, cultural experience and political dialogue. But despite all… Read more »

The Highs and Lows of Nursing [Infographic]

The thriving nursing industry is seeing a shortage of nurses. From hospitals to homes, registered nurses are an essential part of the health and medical industries. While it’s the highest growing occupation in the United States, nursing is somehow still facing a shortage that’s expected to continue for the next decade, despite available positions. (click… Read more »

Kid Geniuses Making Scientific Break-Throughs

School-age scientists are breaking ground and making history When you let a child’s imagination run wild, there are no limits as to where it can go. Igniting a child’s creativity and getting them excited about science can take them down a fulfilling road of adventure, discovery and invention.

Stimulating Stem [Infographic]

Careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) fields are expected to be some of the highest paying and most advanced in the near future. Unfortunately, few American graduates are filling these positions. Why does the United States rank so poorly, compared to international STEM students? (click to enlarge image)   Embed this infographic on… Read more »


Degree Prestige & Value

Since 1893, Aurora University has provided students with education in high-quality academic programs.