NIU Calendar of Events


Friday, November 16

Huskie Marching Band

Huskie Marching Band

NIU’s Huskie Marching Band will present its annual year-end concert Friday, Nov. 16, at the NIU Convocation Center. The marching band, drumline, Color Guard...

Convocation Center  
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...

OnBase Accounting Invoice Retrieval (AIR) Webinar

OnBase Accounting Invoice Retrieval (AIR) Webinar 9:00am

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

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  
CSEAS/International Programs Luncheon with Speaker

CSEAS/International Programs Luncheon with Speaker 12:00pm

Dr. David Steinberg, a professor of Asian Studies at Georgetown University, will be the speaker at this luncheon. His lecture is titled, "The Last Amateur:...

Holmes Student Center, Sky Room  
Cans Around the Commons

Cans Around the Commons 12:00pm

As a part of Student Involvement & Leadership Development's Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, SILD will be hosting a new initiative called 'Cans Around...

Holmes Student Center, Martin Luther King (MLK) Commons  
Knitters & Crocheters

Knitters & Crocheters 12:00pm

For beginners and advance. Yarn supplies available. Everyone welcome.

Holmes Student Center, 701  
**NEW** Design Tool Series: Screencasting

**NEW** Design Tool Series: Screencasting 1:30pm

Faculty new to online/blended instruction can benefit by exploring a host of approaches that may work better for enhancing instruction and communication with...

International Dance & Global Village Potluck

International Dance & Global Village Potluck 5:30pm

Join us in celebrating International Week at the 2nd Annual International Dance and Global Village Potluck. Come and explore your world by tasting different...

Barsema Hall, Atrium  
Mosaic of Spanish Dance

Mosaic of Spanish Dance 7:30pm

Mosaic of Spanish Dance will highlight choreography by worldrenowned Spanish dance performer and choreographer, Luis Montero with a performance of Bolero...

Stevens Building, O'Connell Theatre  
Mark Ponzo, faculty trumpet recital-LIVE WEBCAST!!

Mark Ponzo, faculty trumpet recital-LIVE WEBCAST!! 8:00pm

Fantasie Brilliante by Jean-Baptiste Arban The Swan by Camille Saint-Saëns From the Shores of the Mighty Pacific by Herbert Clarke The Debutante by...

Music Building, Recital Hall  
The Third Onion -- "An Infinite Ache," by David Schulner

The Third Onion -- "An Infinite... 10:00pm

An Intimate Look at Love over Time as the Third Onion Presents David Schulner’s Two-Character Play An Infinite Ache at NIU, November 16 through...

Stevens Building, Corner Theatre  

Friday, November 16