AURA is a legitimate one-credit course, undergraduate or graduate, within the NIU School of Music. It also is open to faculty and staff. The group will sing vocal jazz this year; some years, the focus is on world music. AURA meets from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays in Room 171 of the Music Building (close to the Lucinda Avenue entrance). The fall concert is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 22.