NIU Calendar of Events


Tuesday, February 12

MAP-Works Spring Transition Survey

MAP-Works Spring Transition Survey 12:00am

Attention all freshmen and new transfer students: want to stay connected to important campus resources and be successful at NIU? Be sure to take your...

NIU Cares Day 2013 Registration

NIU Cares Day 2013 Registration

Registration for NIU Cares Day 2013 is now available online. Entering its seventh year, NIU Cares Day continues to be a phenomenal campus and community-wide...

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  
Office 2007 - PowerPoint I Workshop

Office 2007 - PowerPoint I Workshop 9:00am

** Cancelled ** Please see our March workshop. Note: Please reserve your space in this workshop by using the registration link in the top right corner of...

Founders Memorial Library, Classroom 293  
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)  

Jostens 10:00am

Jostens Graduation Event

Holmes Student Center, Bookstore  
Rarely Seen Southeast Asia: Art, Artifact, Ephemera

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

Curated by NIU Professor emeritus Richard Cooler

**ONLINE** Interactive Rubrics: Providing Consistent and Quality Feedback in Blackboard Courses

**ONLINE** Interactive Rubrics: Providing... 12:00pm

The Interactive Rubric tool in Blackboard makes it possible for rubrics with click-and-score simplicity to be built into the grading workflow, increasing...

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  
Soup and Success: Public Speaking 101

Soup and Success: Public Speaking 101 12:00pm

Soup & Success is a series of informational workshops geared towards creating events that are student centered and encourage Student Success initiatives....

Holmes Student Center, Illinois Room  
 iPad/iPhone Photo Editing Apps - Community Workshop

iPad/iPhone Photo Editing Apps - Community... 1:00pm

There are many great reasons to edit photos on your iPad (or iPhone). Unless you're a professional photographer or artist, it's almost certainly the best...

Founders Memorial Library, 338  
Curator's Talk - Vice + Virtue

Curator's Talk - Vice + Virtue 4:45pm

Join exhibition curator, NIU Art Museum Assistant Director Peter Olson, for his gallery talk about the thought process behind developing Vice + Virtue.

Altgeld Hall  
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  
MBA Information Session

MBA Information Session 6:00pm

The MBA Program holds informal open houses throughout the fall and spring to give prospective candidates an opportunity to hear from program directors and...

NIU Hoffman Estates, 224  
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  
Man Up

Man Up 7:20pm

Back to Our Roots: Panel Discussion

Stevenson Multipurpose Room  
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, February 12