Education Briefs-June 29

Earlville students named to Aurora U. Dean's List

AURORA – Aurora University has named its Dean's List students for the spring 2022 semester. The Dean's List recognizes full-time undergraduate students who have earned a 3.6 GPA or higher.

Among the students achieving the honor are Hannah Cwikla, Social Work; Catherine Fasking, Mathematics Secondary Education; and Rena Jones, Exercise Science, all of Earlville.

Founded in 1893, Aurora University is a four-year, private, nonprofit, accredited higher education institution offering students an exceptional education. Aurora University is located on a beautiful 39-acre campus in Aurora, the second largest city in Illinois, approximately 40 miles from Chicago. The university serves more than 4,000 undergraduate and approximately 2,000 graduate students across more than 50 majors and programs. AU leadership, faculty, and staff are committed to the success of our students, offering academic support programs, hands-on learning activities, internships, and community partnership opportunities that prepare students to be successful beyond AU.


Local students graduate from Bradley U.

PEORIA – Bradley University has announced that more than 900 students earned degrees in May 2022.

Among the graduates are Pamela Taylor of West Brooklyn, BS in Environmental Science Biology, and Samuel Becker of Mendota, BSME in Mechanical Engineering.

Bradley University is a top-ranked, private university in Peoria, offering nearly 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students opportunities, choices, and resources to build their futures. Innovation, action, and collaboration drive Bradley students to generate ideas and create solutions that remake the world around them. Our comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate academic programs includes business, communications, education, engineering, fine arts, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, and technology.


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