Surfing in Lake Michigan

Learn How: Surf the Lake / Lake Michigan, Milwaukee, WI Surfing in the Midwest? Why not. Over the past three years, UW-Milwaukee has been fine-tuning a...

Crimson Days: The Early Story of NIU  Exhibit Reception

Join us for the opening of the exhibit “Crimson Days: The Early Story of NIU,” which documents the decision to select DeKalb as the home of Northern Illinois...

Constructing the Castle

This panel discussion will investigate the founders of the Northern Illinois State Normal School and the steps taken to bring the school to DeKalb. The...

Learn How: Backpack / Yellow River, IA

Need an escape from your daily routine? This weekend is for you! Join us backpacking and exploring the Yellow River State Forest in Iowa. We will be spending...

Swap Dont Shop

Are you on a budget? Need new clothes? Looking to clean out your closet? This event gives you the opportunity to get clothes FOR FREE! All we ask is that...

 Rock Climbing / Mississippi Palisades State Park

Climbing? Climb on! Head west until you reach the big ‘ol Miss and spend the day outdoor rock climbing with Outdoor Adventures along its beautiful bluffs....

Utah Canyon Adventure / Utah National Parks

Explore the immersive environment of the desert at Canyonlands National Park! Canyonlands National Park preserves 337,598 acres of colorful canyons, mesas,...

Down & Dirty Caving / Maquoketa Caves State Park

Let’s get down and dirty! Explore the caves on your hands and knees in the Raccoon Creek Valley of Iowa located two hours west of DeKalb. Beyond the...