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Monthly Archives: December 2017

Christmas Movies to Watch Over Winter Break on Freeform

Written By: Grizel Morales With the semester coming to an end, what many students want to do is enjoy their winter break. Well, there is no better way to enjoy winter break than getting into the holiday spirit by watching Christmas movies on Freeform. Freeform is a cable network that this year is having its “25 Days of Christmas” by ...

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Creating Epilepsy Awareness

Written By: Ashleigh Kerkman   According to the Epilepsy Foundation 3.4 million people in the US currently live with active epilepsy. The month of November is dedicated to Epilepsy awareness. Although November has come and gone, it is important that it does not only raise awareness during one particular time of the year, but it is constantly talked about in ...

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Lambda Pi Eta Induction Ceremony

Written By: Tori Johnson On Monday December 4th, 2017 at 6:30pm, the student organization Lambda Pi Eta held their first induction ceremony of the school year, where seven Aurora University Communication students were officially inducted as members into the organization. Lambda Pi Eta, also known as LPH, is a Communication Honor Society that represents the local chapters of the National ...

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Greta Van Fleet Plays at Lincoln Hall in Chicago

Written By: Dominika Wlodarczyk On November 30th, Greta Van Fleet put on an astonishing performance that took place at Lincoln Hall in Chicago. While not many people have heard of or paid much attention to these incredible musicians, they are certainly making their way up in the music world. The band brings back the sound of classic rock that this ...

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AU Women Struggle in Historic Outdoor Game

The Aurora University Women’s Hockey team struggled on Tuesday night as they were defeated 5-1 by Lake Forest in a historic game for the program. The Aurora University Women’s Hockey team made history as they competed in the program’s very first outdoor game. The game was contested at the Winter Club in Lake Forest, IL, against Lake Forest College. The ...

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How to Survive Finals Week at Aurora University

Written By: Ashleigh Kerkman Finals week at Aurora University is from December 13th to December 17th. Finals is only one week away, the week everyone on campus dreads. With that being said, it is a busy time for students and staff. Drinking excessive amounts of coffee and redbull, pulling all nighters to study, eating junk food and binge watching Netflix all ...

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Spartans Get Anxious, Too

Written By: Lauren Benn Anxiety is the number one reason across the U.S. that students seek counseling, according to Cathi Hendricks, a counselor in her sixth year at Aurora University. In recent years, universities have gotten more involved and vocal when it comes to mental health, providing more resources than ever for students to get the help they need. There is a campus ...

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It’s No Longer Sunny on Netflix.

Written By: Sean Ganey Wearing a tear-soaked Paddy’s Pub t-shirt I break the news: Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia, along with other FX and FXX shows are leaving Netflix and joining Hulu come December. This means Sunny, Archer, The League, Louie and possibly the biggest one among the culture writers at AU Spartan Media: American Horror Story will no longer ...

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