NIU Calendar of Events


Thursday, November 29

Commencement Ticket Pick-Up

Commencement Ticket Pick-Up 9:00am

Before your tickets can be given to you, you will need to complete the On Line Reply/RSVP Form. It will save time if you do this prior to November 29th....

Convocation Center, Entrance 2  
Office 2007 - Excel II

Office 2007 - Excel II 9:00am

Faculty and Staff are invited to attend the Office 2007 - Excel II workshop. This session will include topics such as Using Excel for Graphs and Charts,...

Founders Memorial Library, 293  
Juried Grad Show

Juried Grad Show 10:00am

Annual juried exhibition of work by current NIU School of Art MFA and MA students.

Visual Arts Building, Jack Olson Gallery  
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  
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  
Using the Blackboard Content Collection to Manage Your Course Content

Using the Blackboard Content Collection to... 2:00pm

The Blackboard Content Collection feature provides NIU faculty with an easy and efficient way to store, share, and manage their course content. The Content...

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  
NIU Opera Theatre-LIVE WEBCAST!!

NIU Opera Theatre-LIVE WEBCAST!! 6:30pm

Lucia Matos, conductor Anthony Perrella, stage director

Music Building, Recital Hall  
Q Connect: Peer Mentor Program

Q Connect: Peer Mentor Program 7:00pm

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

Storytellers Theatre

Storytellers Theatre 7:30pm

In a simpler time without radio, television, internet or other modern electronic conveniences, people told stories as a form of entertainment and as a way to...

Stevens Building, Corner Theatre  
Last Lecture Series with Dr. Matt Streb

Last Lecture Series with Dr. Matt Streb 9:00pm

Student-nominated faculty member presents lecture as if it were their last, offering message based on personal life experiences & successes.

Holmes Student Center, Heritage Room  
NIU SoTD The Third Onion -- "Variations"

NIU SoTD The Third Onion -- "Variations" 10:00pm

NIU School of Theatre and Dance -- Third Onion: “Variations”– A new play to premiere in NIU’s Third Onion. “The world is full of music if you only...

Stevens Building, Corner Theatre  

Thursday, November 29