NIU Calendar of Events


Tuesday, January 22

MLK Service Week

MLK Service Week

From Tuesday, Jan. 22, through Friday, Jan. 25, NIU will host several events celebrating King’s life and legacy. The week will promote civic reflection,...

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...

Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards Nominations

Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards...

The purpose of these awards is to acknowledge and recognize outstanding graduate teaching assistants for their contributions to the teaching mission of...


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  
LLI Winter Term

LLI Winter Term 9:00am

The LLI winter term runs from January 22 - February 14 and has both morning and afternoon sessions. Click on the website for more details.

Holmes Student Center  
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  
Jennifer Angus: Arranging Nature

Jennifer Angus: Arranging Nature 10:00am

“Arranging Nature,” installations composed of insects pinned directly to a wall in repeating patterns which reference both textiles and wallpaper, will open...

Visual Arts Building, Olson Gallery (Room 200)  
Rarely Seen Southeast Asia: Art, Artifact, Ephemera

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

Curated by NIU Professor emeritus Richard Cooler

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 - PowerPoint I Workshop

Office 2007 - PowerPoint I Workshop 1:30pm

Faculty and Staff are invited to attend Office 2007 – PowerPoint I workshopin Founders Memorial Library room 293. This is a basic class to learn about...

Founders Memorial Library, Classroom 293  
Core Express

Core Express 5:00pm

Get ready to work every aspect of your core. This 30 minute class will help you transform your core with killer core workouts that target the abdominal,...

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 1  
NIU-SHRM Meeting

NIU-SHRM Meeting 5:00pm

We are so excited about our next SHRM Meeting. We are hosting NIU Alum Benny Mathew and he will be speaking on Contract Staffing and his work with Stateline...

Barsema Hall, Room 233  
Tour De Spin

Tour De Spin 6:05pm

Come experience the different tours around the world with the Keiser cycling bikes. This cardio challenge will help you get to the extra mile. Our rides...

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 2  
The Future of American Manned Flight

The Future of American Manned Flight 6:30pm

Now that the space shuttles are museum pieces, what are NASA’s plans for future American spaceflight? Our guest, Joel Knapper, NASA Solar System Ambassador,...

Jane Fargo Inn  
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  
Huskie Chats: Transfer Students

Huskie Chats: Transfer Students 7:00pm

You Have Questions? We Have Answers. Join an online Chat and get answers from the comfort of your home! Chat in real-time with friendly, knowledgeable NIU...

Relaxation Yoga

Relaxation Yoga 9:00pm

Following a relaxed progression of poses creates an emotionally grounding practice that enhances deep relaxation. This class will help you let go and find...

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 1  

Tuesday, January 22