NIU Calendar of Events

Events

Thursday, March 21

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...

 
PiYo

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  
Project Prom

Project Prom 8:00am

The Women’s Resource Center will accept gently used prom, formal, or wedding style dresses and suits from now until April. These items will be available for...

Women's Resource Center Building  
Board of Trustees Meeting

Board of Trustees Meeting 9:00am

The NIU Board of Trustees will meet in Altgeld Hall 315. See the website (www.niu.edu/board) for meeting agendas.

Altgeld Hall, 315  
Exhibition - OBJECTIVE / SUBJECTIVE: Mapping as Visual Language

Exhibition - OBJECTIVE / SUBJECTIVE: Mapping as... 10:00am

As a part of the Northern Illinois University Art Museum’s upcoming Mapping Exhibition Suite, OBJECTIVE / SUBJECTIVE: Mapping as Visual Language features...

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

 
The World of the Immigrant Worker

The World of the Immigrant Worker 10:00am

Dr. James Barrett of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the details...

Latino Center, 121  
Waterfront Café At Ellington’s

Waterfront Café At Ellington’s 11:00am

Ellington’s offers exciting, fresh, three-course menus. Price of a full meal is $10.00 including beverages and tips. Reservations are recommended. Menu...

Holmes Student Center, Ellington's  
NIU Rap it Up!

NIU Rap it Up! 12:00pm

CAB Event: Keith Green lecture and HIV Testing

Holmes Student Center, Regency Room  
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  
Blogs, Wikis and Journals: New Ways to Collaborate and Communicate with Students in Blackboard

Blogs, Wikis and Journals: New Ways to... 1:30pm

Using Blackboard, faculty can take advantage of several social communication tools, such as blogs, wikis and journals, to create interactive and...

Registrants Will Be Notified by Email of Location  
Poster Design Workshop

Poster Design Workshop 2:00pm

This event is for help designing a poster for a research or artistry presentation.

Holmes Student Center, 305  
Dept. of Biological Sciences Seminar: "The Nature Conservancy in Illinois: Working to Help People & Nature"

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

Jeffrey Walk, Director of Science for The Nature Conservancy in Illinois

Montgomery Hall, 443  
What can We Learn from a Reading Tutor that Listens?

What can We Learn from a Reading Tutor that... 3:30pm

Dr. Jack Mostow of Carnegie Mellon University; Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the details with the sponsoring...

Psychology and Computer Science, 253  
Bright Futures: Squishy Circuits

Bright Futures: Squishy Circuits 4:00pm

Join STEM Outreach and county libraries to experiment with play-dough, wires, and batteries at your local library and learn the basic principles of...

Cortland Community Library  
Emotions of the Body: Somatization in Asian-American Cultures

Emotions of the Body: Somatization in... 4:30pm

NIU Counseling Association's upcoming presentation "Emotions of the Body: Somatization in Asian-American Populations" will be held on March 21st at 4:30pm in...

Graham Hall, Room 423  
Women Educators in Science, Technology and Leadership: An Education in the Classroom and Beyond

Women Educators in Science, Technology and... 5:00pm

Alumni panel will share how their education degrees led them to careers in educational leadership, corporate consulting and entrepreneurship, and medical...

Barsema Alumni & Visitors Center  
LGBTQIA Activism: Making an Impact in Your Community

LGBTQIA Activism: Making an Impact in Your... 6:00pm

Ever wonder about how you can improve your community for yourself, friends, and family who may identify as part of the LGBTQIA spectrum? Join Prism as we...

Holmes Student Center, Illinois Room (2nd Floor)  
Cycle

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  
Todd Jelinek

Todd Jelinek 6:30pm

junior percussion recital Character No. 5 "Aethyr" (2009)/Casey Cangelosi Sonata K98 in E minor (1738)/Domenico Scarlatti French-American Solo VII...

Music Building, Recital Hall  
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  
Stearns Music Institute at Ravinia-LIVE WEBCAST!!

Stearns Music Institute at Ravinia-LIVE WEBCAST!! 8:00pm

Guest Artists Recital String Trio in G Major, Op. 9, No. 1/Ludwig Van Beethoven Three Poems in French/Earl Kim Crisantemi (“Chrysanthemums”)/Giacomo...

Music Building, Recital Hall  
Zumba

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  

Thursday, March 21