Category Archives: Video Blogs

What’s it like to be “In the Classroom” in college?

College can be a wonderful, exciting, and sometimes daunting endeavor to consider. What will the classes be like? Will I understand the content? Will I fit in? Sometimes questions like this can flood our minds and distract or delay us from taking this important step in our educational careers. Continue reading »

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Introducing our “How To” video series

Have you ever wondered how people actually solve a Rubik’s Cube? Or maybe you’ve wanted to figure out Microsoft Excel or try a few things in Photoshop. Maybe your computer is just running so slow that you can’t even dream about doing these things — so you just need to know how to keep it running well. Continue reading »

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A few moments with President Alton D. Scales

Alton D. Scales officially took over as Community College of Aurora’s fourth full-time president on July 23, 2012. He arrived with nearly three decades of higher education experience, spanning a full spectrum of positions within the student services and administrative sectors in large and small institutions sprinkled throughout the country. Continue reading »

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College at age 91

Graham Witherspoon likes to refer to himself as “an old sailor.” And why not? He’s navigated many seas and had great adventures as a member of the Navy, including a period in the South Pacific during World War II. But the sunset of his life includes another love: painting.  Continue reading »

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New Student Orientation


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New Student Orientation will introduce you to Community College of Aurora and the services we provide to assist you with your educational goals. Continue reading »

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