NIU Calendar of Events


Wednesday, November 14

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...

Crafty Women Holiday Arts & Crafts Sale

Crafty Women Holiday Arts & Crafts Sale 8:30am

Get your holiday shopping done early at our annual arts & crafts sale, with all items donated by students, faculty, staff and friends of Women's Studies. All...

Reavis Hall, 103  
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  
NIU College of Law Admissions Informational Interviews

NIU College of Law Admissions Informational... 10:00am

We are pleased to offer informational interviews for those students who are applying to start the first-year J.D. program at NIU Law in Fall 2013. These...

NIU Alumnni Association Chicago Office  
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  
Singin' in the Rain

Singin' in the Rain 10:00am

NIU Annuitants Association (NIUAA) trip to Drury Lane for annuitants for lunch and show.

Drury Lane Theatre  
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  
Harvest At Ellington's

Harvest At Ellington's 11:00am

The meal will include: Two Starters: Harvest Salad and Autumn Squash Soup Two Entrées:Roasted Chicken Served With Creamed Spinach and Skillet Gnocchi...

Holmes Student Center, Ellington's  
Teach-In: The Changing Face of Hunger

Teach-In: The Changing Face of Hunger 12:00pm

We often think of children in developing countries when we think of those who go hungry. But the face of hunger is changing, and we see more and more food...

Holmes Student Center, 405  
Medical Leaves of Absence and Workers' Compensation

Medical Leaves of Absence and Workers'... 1:00pm

This educational workshop will provide participants with an understanding of the Family and Medical Leave Act and Family Illness Leave policies and...

Human Resource Services, 178  
 MyNIU Advising/Student Support Workshop

MyNIU Advising/Student Support Workshop 1:30pm

Faculty and Staff are invited to attend the Student Support/Department Advisor Training on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. in Lowden Hall...

Lowden Hall, 102  
Student Fulbright Workshop

Student Fulbright Workshop 1:30pm

Come learn how to apply for a U.S. Student Fulbright Grant!

Holmes Student Center, Sky Room  
Research Commercialization Introductory Course Webinar Series

Research Commercialization Introductory Course... 2:30pm

The Research Commercialization Course is recommended for all science, engineering and medical researchers in public or private research institutions (e.g.,...

Holmes Student Center, 306  
Americans with Disabilities

Americans with Disabilities 3:00pm

This educational workshop is an opportunity to learn more about the Americans with Disabilities Act, ADA, and how it affects employees and supervisors....

Human Resource Services, 178  
Study Abroad 101

Study Abroad 101 3:30pm

Ever thought about studying abroad? Come learn more about it and how to take the first steps towards your journey!

Williston Hall, 417  
New Residence Hall Grand Opening

New Residence Hall Grand Opening 4:00pm

The new residential complex will open its doors to the community from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov 14, just before the NIU Huskies take on Toledo to decide who...

New Residence Hall  
Juried Grad Show Reception & Award Presentation

Juried Grad Show Reception & Award... 4:30pm

Annual juried exhibition of work by current NIU School of Art MFA and MA students. Reception and Award Presentation November 15, 4:30-6:00

Visual Arts Building, Jack Olson Gallery  
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  
Huskies Game Day Challenge

Huskies Game Day Challenge 5:00pm

At the Huskies vs. Toledo game on 11/14, NIU will also be competing in EPA's "Game Day Challenge". Colleges across the nation are competing to see who can...

Huskie Stadium, SW corner  
"The Pursuit of Happyness" Movie Screening

"The Pursuit of Happyness" Movie... 6:00pm

This event will start with a discussion on homelessness in America through a Project on Civic Reflection (PCR) co-sponsored by the Office of Student...

Stevenson Towers South, Multipurpose Room  
GIS Night

GIS Night 6:00pm

The NIU Department of Geography invites the university community Wednesday, Nov. 14, to GIS Night. The event is part of global GIS Day activities, where...

Davis Hall, 115  
Leadership Academy: Becoming a Servant Leader

Leadership Academy: Becoming a Servant Leader 7:00pm

"Strengthening others is essentially the process of turning constituents into leaders" (Kouzes & Posner, 2007).

Campus Life Building, 100  
Minorities and Study Abroad

Minorities and Study Abroad 7:00pm

Come find out about Studying Abroad!

Dusable Hall, 406  
Huskie Football: NIU vs. Toledo Rockets

Huskie Football: NIU vs. Toledo Rockets 8:00pm

Cheer on your Huskies as they take on the Toledo Rockets at Huskie Stadium in a battle for the MAC West crown!

Huskie Stadium  

Wednesday, November 14