WNIJ Design Contest – All Designs Considered!

89.5 WNIJ is celebrating 30 years of public broadcasting this year – the station went on the air April 28, 1991 – and they're asking listeners to join in the...

6/20, 8 AM
Virtual Event
Off-campus Student Meal Plans Available for Purchase

Do you live close to campus or are you a commuter? If so, you may find our off-campus student meal plans to be incredibly beneficial. They are billed to ...

Boone County Arts Council's Summer Concerts in the Park - The Sensations

Free concert for all ages. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Rain site is Belvidere Community Building, 111 W. First St., Belvidere. Current COVID guidelines...

Online STEAM Camp: Creative Writing: Middle School

Have fun, grow as a writer, and meet other students who share your interests at our Virtual Creative Writing Camp. Develop your skills in writing fiction and...

6/21, 9 AM
Virtual Event
Online STEAM Camp: Find Your Voice: Digital Media Career Exploration

Become an online creator. Discover the process of identifying your creative voice, refining your public identities and creating your own platform. Explore...

6/21, 9 AM
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Phyllis Pischl

"An Investigation of Endangered and Threatened Grasses Using Phylogenomics, Phylogenetic Metrics, and Geography to Prevent Species Loss." Dr. Melvin Duvall

6/21, 9:30 AM
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Rexford Akakpo

"Frequentist Methods in Handling Misrepresentation Risk." Dr. Michelle Xia

6/21, 10 AM
Virtual Event
Online STEAM Camp: Video Game Design with Unity

Are you interested in video games, animation or computer programming? Have you ever wanted to develop your own video game? Designing video games involves...

6/21, 12 PM
Virtual Event
Webinar for Nonprofits: The Basics and Benefits of Hosting NIU Interns

Join us for an interactive discussion of nonprofit internships with Alicia Schatteman and Julie Ann O'Connell of the Center for Nonprofit and NGO Studies and...

6/21, 12 PM
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Bethany Geiseman

"Virtual Group Advising: Engaging in Alternative Advising Strategies to Support Students Amidst a Global Pandemic." Dr. Katy Jaekel

6/21, 3 PM
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - 	 Jennifer-Anne Hill

"Using Logistic Regression to Examine the Relationship Between Early Alert Systems and Success in Mathematics." Dr. Xiaodan Hu

6/22
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Rachel Pridgen

"A Qualitative Case Study on the Experiences of Students with Food Insecurity at a Small, Liberal Arts College in the Midwestern United States." Dr. Gudrun...

6/22, 9 AM
Virtual Event
Online STEAM Camp: Wild Weather

Explore the science behind weather systems. Learn how to read weather maps, collect data in a weather journal and do fun experiments like making weather...

6/22, 9 AM
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Prudhvi Nikhil Bhattiprolu

"Signal-Background Analysis for New Physics at Particle Colliders and the Criteria for Its Discovery." Dr. Stephen Martin

6/22, 11:30 AM
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Lisa Gagliano

"Disability Identity Development in People with Congenital Blindness: An Evaluative Analysis of Gill's Model." Dr. Bryan Dallas and Dr. Gregory Long

6/22, 2 PM
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Robert Babcock

"How College and University Women Navigate Fear of Sexual Assault on Campus: A Phenomenological Study." Dr. Carrie Kortegast

6/22, 2 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM **ONLINE** More and more students today are publishing material...

Dissertation Defense - Cindy Lund

"Physiological Stability During Oral Feeding in Preterm Infants: Associations with Feeding Behaviors and Cues." Dr. Janet Olson and Dr. Allison Gladfelter

6/22, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Huskies United for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Hear from NIU’s Chief Diversity Officer, Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, and Interim Chief Human Resources Officer Dr. Vernese...

6/22, 5 PM
Virtual Event
female yogi on standup paddleboard

Gain experience and learn stand-up paddleboard (SUP) and practice yoga while floating on the board in the pool. SUP is a fun activity that can challenge your...

Innovative Industry Partnerships Info Night

In our continuing effort to better meet the challenging needs of workforce development, knowledge enhancement, and R&D areas, the College of Engineering and...

**ONLINE** Improving Student Engagement with Blackboard

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Discover how utilizing tools within Blackboard Learn Ultra can encourage meaningful engagement among...

6/23, 9 AM
Virtual Event
**NEW - ONLINE** Re-energize Your Teaching: Encouraging Active Learning and Using Creative Assessments

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM In this open discussion forum, participants should come prepared to share their challenges and their...

6/23, 12 PM
Virtual Event
Crimson Days: The Early Story of NIU exhibit

Crimson Days: The Early History of NIU details and commemorates the founding of NIU in 1895. The exhibit runs March 17 - Dec. 5. Come see the exhibit in the...