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GWC congratulates 2020-2021 student honors and awards recipients
April 16, 2021

GWC students were recently recognized for their achievements in academics, leadership, and campus involvement during an honors reception in April. While we were able to present awards to the students in person, we were unable to gather as a community to celebrate. Therefore, we are sharing the...

2020 Presidential Scholarship Recipients
August 11, 2020

Alivia Bradford of Byron, Illinois, and Janessa Walker of Germantown, Wisconsin, were recently named George Williams College of Aurora University’s 2020 Presidential Scholarship recipients. The four-year, full-tuition scholarship is awarded each year to first-time freshmen. Bradford plans...

GWC congratulates 2019-2020 student honors and awards recipients
April 29, 2020

Each year in April, the GWC community celebrates students’ academic, leadership, and involvement achievements at a special honors reception. Since we were unable to host the event in-person this year, we wanted to share the list of 2019-2020 honorees and award recipients so we can recognize...

Richard Hamlin
April 20, 2020

Richard “Dick” Hamlin, PhD, 94, the president of George Williams College from 1961-1982, died Saturday, April 18, 2020, at his home in Naples, Florida. Dick was a prominent leader in the YMCA movement when the call came from his alma mater, George Williams College, to assume its...

12 tips to navigate your job search during COVID-19
April 17, 2020

This is an unprecedented time in our country. As individuals and companies adapt to the coronavirus, so too does the job hiring process. Companies are still hiring, but the interview process has changed. The hiring process has gone virtual. From school districts to hospitals to businesses large...