NIU Calendar of Events


Tuesday, November 13

Badminton Tournament

Badminton Tournament

Badminton is a racquet sport in which players hit a badminton bird back and forth over anet. Badminton features one player opposing another, or competing...

Campus Recreation Center  
Ethics Online Training

Ethics Online Training

Ethics Online Training for NIU employees runs from Tuesday, October to Wednesday, November 14. The training can be accessed 24/7 and anywhere there is...

MAP-Works Fall Checkup Survey

MAP-Works Fall Checkup Survey

Northern Illinois University is proud to offer MAP-Works, a first year success program for new freshmen and transfer students. MAP-Works is a survey based...



The general concepts of Wallyball are very similar to indoor volleyball. Featured in a racquetball or squash court, Wallyball provides the element of...

Campus Recreation Center  
Canceled - Office 2007 - Power Point I Workshop

Canceled - Office 2007 - Power Point I Workshop 9:00am

Cancelled: Please refer to the training calendar for future PowerPoint I workshops. Faculty and Staff are invited to attend Office 2007 – PowerPoint I...

Founders Memorial Library, 293  
Maintaining Constructive Relationships In and Out of the Classroom

Maintaining Constructive Relationships In and... 9:30am

This workshop will address establishing and maintaining appropriate and constructive relationships in the classroom. Participants will discuss issues of...

Holmes Student Center, Illinois Room  
Current Views and Actions: Photography and Performance Documentation from Phnom Penh

Current Views and Actions: Photography and... 10:00am

Featuring contemporary work from young Cambodian Artists Khvay Samnang and Lim Sokchanlina

Altgeld Hall, Art Museum  
Karen - A People on the Border

Karen - A People on the Border 10:00am

Documentary photography by Robert Gerhardt. Running in conjunction with the Gerhardt exhibition are weekly video screenings of documentary films on Southeast...

Altgeld Hall, Art Museum  
Music for the Divine

Music for the Divine 10:00am

Musical instruments and traditions of Burma from the court to the expression of identities in contemporary multi-ethnic Burmese cultures.Curated by Catherine...

Altgeld Hall, Art Museum  
Rarely Seen Southeast Asia: Art, Artifact, Ephemera

Rarely Seen Southeast Asia: Art, Artifact,... 10:00am

Curated by NIU Professor emeritus Richard Cooler

Saving Endangered Species Exhibit

Saving Endangered Species Exhibit 10:00am

This exhibit focuses on the harmful environmental changes in the Midwest that have led to the decline in the biodiversity of the region. The exhibit...

Cole Hall, Anthropology Museum  
Tagged: Exploring Modern Graffiti

Tagged: Exploring Modern Graffiti 10:00am

No one wants to wake up with profanity spray-painted across their garage door, but collectors would pay millions of dollars to own a chunk of wall that was...

Visual Arts Building, Gallery 214  
Water For… Life

Water For… Life 10:00am

Using objects from the Anthropology Museums permanent collection, this exhibition explores the relationship between human societies and water.

Cole Hall, Anthropology Museum  
OnBase Accounting Invoice Retrieval (AIR) Webinar

OnBase Accounting Invoice Retrieval (AIR) Webinar 1:30pm

The primary objective of this workshop is to learn how to process invoices in the OnBase Accounting Invoice Retrieval (AIR) application. The Accounting...

Workshop on Fulbright Specialist Award

Workshop on Fulbright Specialist Award 1:30pm

For Faculty and Research Associates. Dr. Amy Levin, Chair of the Department of English, will explain how to prepare a successful application and Dr. Emily...

Holmes Student Center, 406  
10th Annual Sociology Week

10th Annual Sociology Week 5:00pm

Network with alumni from the Department of Sociology as they share information on internships, careers and graduate programs. For more information contact...

Holmes Student Center, Rooms 505 & 506  
SHRM Meeting

SHRM Meeting 5:00pm

The Society for Human Resource Management will host Guest Speaker Tom Simon ,Senior VP of Talent, US Foods. The topic will be Talent Management. Please bring...

Barsema Hall, Room 127  
NIU STEM Cafe: Making Stuff Cleaner

NIU STEM Cafe: Making Stuff Cleaner 6:30pm

Dr. Petr Vanysek, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, will explore the rapidly developing science of clean energy and the alternative ways to generate,...

Cabana Charley's  

Transitions 7:00pm

Transitions is Northern Illinois University’s group for transgender, transsexual, genderqueer, and other gender non-conforming individuals. The focus of this...

International Student: Adjusting to university study culture

International Student: Adjusting to university... 7:30pm

Come out and support the Womens Resource Center as we celebrate International Education Week of 2012. Discuss the dynamics and adjustments you have had to...

Douglas Hall, Cafeteria  
Greg Gorajski, senior voice recital

Greg Gorajski, senior voice recital 8:00pm

Blagoslovljaju vas, lesa (Tolstoy) by Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky In Waldeseinsamkeit (von Lemcke) by Johannes Brahms Bois épais (Amadis) by Jean-Baptiste...

Music Building, Recital Hall  
Q Connect: Peer Mentor Program

Q Connect: Peer Mentor Program 9:00pm

What is Q-Connect? An online, anonymous student - to - student chat service for your questions about sexuality and gender identity. To participate, log on...


Tuesday, November 13