NIU Calendar of Events


Friday, October 25

Ethics Online Training for NIU Employees

Ethics Online Training for NIU Employees

Mandatory online ethics training begins on Wednesday, October 16, and runs through November 14 until 5:00 p.m. Email and paper notifications will be sent to...

Intramural Indoor Soccer

Intramural Indoor Soccer

From the World Cup to Northern Illinois University, soccer has never been so much fun. Men’s, Women’s, and Co-Rec leagues will be offered for the convenience...

Evans Field House  
Intramural Volleyball

Intramural Volleyball

Bump, set, spike! This sport will consist of six (6) players on a team. Men’s, Women’s, and Co-Rec leagues will be offered for the convenience of the...

Campus Recreation Center  
NIU President's Holiday Card Design Competition

NIU President's Holiday Card Design Competition

NIU President Doug Baker wishes to send holiday cards throughout the university and community using designs created by the students who attend Northern...

Visual Arts Building, 414  
Canon Fellowship Application Deadline

Canon Fellowship Application Deadline 8:00am

Supportive Professional Staff and Operating Staff professionals with at least one year of NIU work experience have the opportunity to gain practical...

Open Access Week Events

Open Access Week Events 9:30am

Join the University Libraries as International Open Access Week closes. Our closing keynote speaker will be State Senator Biss who will talk on the topic of...

Holmes Student Center, Regency Room and Sandburg Auditorium  
MyNIU Campus Queries

MyNIU Campus Queries 10:30am

Note: Please reserve your space in this workshop by using the red register button on the event details page. Advanced registration is required. The...

Founders Memorial Library, 293  
School of Theatre & Dance Poster Contest

School of Theatre & Dance Poster Contest 12:00pm

Calling all Vis. Coms and Media Arts Students: The School of Theatre and Dance needs your help! We are searching for talented students to create promotional...

Grant Towers South  
Targeting Isoprenoid Biosynthesis in Malaria Parasites

Targeting Isoprenoid Biosynthesis in Malaria... 12:00pm

Dr. Audrey R. Odom of Washington University School of Medicine. Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the details...

LaTourette Hall, 201  
Rita Patel

Rita Patel 1:00pm

A Mixed Methods Analysis of Students' Understanding of Slope and Derivative and Students' Mathematical Dispositions. Dr. Alan Zollman and Dr. Mary E. Hines

Dusable Hall, 240  

Cycle 2:00pm

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, Fitness Room 2  
Kirthi Kumar Kutumbaka

Kirthi Kumar Kutumbaka 2:00pm

Identification and Characterization of the Coenzyme Q Biosynthetic Gene yigP as ubiJ and Studies on ubiB. Dr. Rangaswamy Meganathan

Montgomery Hall, 442  
YMCA Family Halloween Event

YMCA Family Halloween Event 4:30pm

Magician, bounce houses, fear factor, crafts, games and more at this years YMCA Family Halloween Event! Tickets are $2.00 and free for children 2 and under....

Convocation Center  
NIU Volleyball vs. Ohio

NIU Volleyball vs. Ohio 7:00pm

Join in the excitement as NIU takes on Ohio in Victor E. Court.

Convocation Center  
School of Theatre and Dance Mainstage Series: Almost, Maine

School of Theatre and Dance Mainstage Series:... 7:30pm

October 17-20, 24-26 Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Weekdays and Saturdays & 2:00 p.m. Saturdays and Sunday On a cold, clear, moonless night in the middle of...

Huntley Middle School, Auditorium  

Friday, October 25