NIU Calendar of Events


Thursday, January 17

Group Fitness Free Week

Group Fitness Free Week

Come try out all of our Group Fitness classes for FREE all week!

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Rooms 1 and 2  
Northern PACT Community Lens Contest

Northern PACT Community Lens Contest

NIU’s Division of Student Affairs & Enrollment Management is hosting a photo contest within the university community to honor and celebrate its commitment to...


PiYo 7:00am

It's all about strength training and core conditioning for people who want to sweat their way to sculpted abdominals, increased core strength, and...

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 2  
Exhibition - Vice + Virtue

Exhibition - Vice + Virtue 10:00am

Vice + Virtue explores the dynamics of “deadly sins” and “heavenly virtues” as seen through the eyes of a multitude of visual artists. Objects include a...

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

Supportive Professional Staff (SPS) Council Meeting

Supportive Professional Staff (SPS) Council... 10:00am

The Council meets on the second Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to 12 noon in the Holmes Student Center Skyroom unless otherwise noted. All SPS personnel...

Holmes Student Center, Skyroom  
Sculpt and Stretch

Sculpt and Stretch 12:00pm

Develop both strength and flexibility with basic toning exercises and a complete body stretch.

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 1  
Office 2007 Excel II

Office 2007 Excel II 1:30pm

Faculty and Staff are invited to attend the Office 2007 - Excel II class on January 17, 2013 from 1:30 – 3:30 PM in Founders Memorial Library 293. This...

Founders Memorial Library, 293  
USOAR Informational Workshop

USOAR Informational Workshop 3:00pm

USOAR is a program that funds student-generated research projects, whether the study is conducted on campus, somewhere else in the United States or...

Holmes Student Center, Room 305  
Dept. of Biological Sciences Seminar: "Adventures In Wildlife Camera Trapping"

Dept. of Biological Sciences Seminar:... 3:30pm

Joshua Kapfer, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Montgomery Hall, 443  

Cycle 6:05pm

This high energy cycle experience will turn things up and get your heart pumping and body moving. Join us under the black lights!

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 2  
Body Combat

Body Combat 7:00pm

An empowering cardio workout where you are totally unleashed. This fiercely energetic program is inspired by martial arts and draws from a wide array of...

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 1  
belly DANCE mashup

belly DANCE mashup 7:10pm

Want to dance? Learn how to spice up your moves with belly dancing and learn fun and unique choreography to all the latest DJ mashups. This class is...

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 2  

Zumba 8:05pm

A fusion of Latin dance & fitness. Ditch the workout, join the party!

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 1  
Flow Yoga

Flow Yoga 9:00pm

Vinyasa Yoga emphasizes a continuous flow of movement using sun salutations, specific breathing, and longer holding of postures. This approach builds heat in...

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 2  
NIU D2 Ice Hockey vs CMU

NIU D2 Ice Hockey vs CMU 9:40pm

Come out and watch our very own NIU D2 Ice Hockey team as they compete against Central Michigian University at the Fox Valley Ice Arena.

Fox Valley Ice Arena  

Thursday, January 17