NIU Calendar of Events


Tuesday, January 29

Intramural Sports Dodgeball - Registration Deadline

Intramural Sports Dodgeball - Registration...

Dodge, duck, dip, dive, and dodge! The good old 5 D’s to being successful in this game. Men's, Women's, and Co-Rec leagues will be offered for students. ...

Intramural Sports Racquetball Doubles Registration Deadline

Intramural Sports Racquetball Doubles...

Find a partner and sign up for the Intramural Racquetball Doubles Tournament on February 5!

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...

Project R.E.D. - Fair of Nations

Project R.E.D. - Fair of Nations 12:00am

NIU’s Grant Towers residential complex invites students to come engage in diversity by participating in its annual signature program, Project R.E.D....

Grant Towers North, Lobby & Grant D Formal Room  

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  
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  
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  
Film Screenings of "the Dante Quartet" (1987) by Stan Brakhage

Film Screenings of "the Dante... 6:00pm

The NIU Art Museum will be showing this short, colorful, non-narrative film from a 16mm print (rather than a digital copy) so that viewers may discern the...

Visual Arts Building, 111  
Hot Topic Tuesday: Stand Up and Speak Up

Hot Topic Tuesday: Stand Up and Speak Up 6:00pm

Join the Women’s Resource Center for engaging dialogue on hot-button topics while addressing a variety of issues important and relevant to students, such as...

Holmes Student Center, Lincoln Room  
Moonlight Cross Country Ski and Hike

Moonlight Cross Country Ski and Hike 6:00pm

Get outside for a moonlight exploration of Afton Forest Preserve on cross country skis and enjoy crisp clean air, fresh snow, and the best winter has to...

Afton Forest Preserve, DeKalb, IL  
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  
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  
Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland 7:00pm

Outdoor Adventures invites you to Winter Wonderland. The event is an opportunity to get outside and try the Adventure Center’s winter sports gear, for free! ...

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 29