NIU Calendar of Events

Events

Tuesday, April 23

Asian Americans in Careers

Asian Americans in Careers

Talk to Asian Americans about their careers and what their job entitles.

Campus Life Building, Career Services 2nd Fl  
Green Lens Environmental Film Festival

Green Lens Environmental Film Festival

The Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability, and Energy (ESE Institute) and the Division of Outreach, Engagement, and Information...

 
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  
Commencement Ticket Pickup

Commencement Ticket Pickup 9:00am

April 22 thru April 26 -- Pickup your guest tickets for the Spring Commencement ceremonies

Convocation Center, Entrance #2  
Undergraduate Research & Artistry Day

Undergraduate Research & Artistry Day 9:00am

Undergraduate students who have participated in a faculty-mentored creative or research project is eligible to showcase his/her work at the Undergraduate...

Holmes Student Center, Duke Ellington Ballroom  
Green Literacy - Green Lens Environmental Film Festival

Green Literacy - Green Lens Environmental Film... 9:30am

Story time and crafts for young children. This event is part of the Green Lens Environmental Film Festival which runs April 20 - 25. Find more information...

DeKalb Public Library  
Exhibition - Mapping: Measuring Across Place and Period; Information, Navigation and Geography

Exhibition - Mapping: Measuring Across Place... 10:00am

As part of the Northern Illinois University Art Museum's upcoming Mapping Exhibition Suite, MAPPING: Measuring Across Place and Period; Information,...

Altgeld Hall, Art Museum  
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

 
Puebla’s At Ellington’s

Puebla’s 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  
Active Listening Skills to Improve Communication

Active Listening Skills to Improve Communication 11:30am

Listening is an essential skill in teaching and learning and is a skill that can be improved upon. How well you listen can have a major impact on your...

Registrants Will Be Notified by Email of Location  
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  
Be Smart About Identity Theft

Be Smart About Identity Theft 1:00pm

As part of Money Smart Week, NIU's Financial Literacy Collaborative and Castle Bank Experts will be onsite to discuss how to protect yourself from Identity...

Holmes Student Center, Tuesday - room 406 / Thursday - room 306  
Outstanding Graduate Student Recognition Reception

Outstanding Graduate Student Recognition Reception 3:00pm

Reception to recognize graduate student recipients of the Outstanding Graduate Student Award, Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award, Dissertation...

Altgeld Hall, Auditorium  
Crafts & Second Chance Crafts - Green Lens Environmental Film Festival

Crafts & Second Chance Crafts - Green Lens... 4:00pm

Join us for green crafts at the DeKalb Public LIbrary. This event is part of the Green Lens Environmental Film Festival which runs April 20 - 25. Find a...

DeKalb Public Library  
IIE Recruitment Social

IIE Recruitment Social 4:00pm

Come join us for a day of fun games, free food and prizes while getting to know your fellow engineering majors at IIE. All majors are welcome.

Engineering Building, Room no. 358  
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  
Hatha Yoga

Hatha Yoga 5:00pm

This yoga is designed to calm the nervous system and relax your body. Hatha Yoga is a restorative class with an emphasis on breathing, resting postures, and...

Campus Recreation Center, Activity Room 2  
Seminar in International Relations Series

Seminar in International Relations Series 5:00pm

"Towards a Neo-Realist Foreign Policy" - Speakers: Sebastian Rosato (Univ. of Notre Dame) & Joseph Parent (Univ. of Miami)

Barsema Alumni & Visitors Center, Stevens Conf. Suite. Room 190  
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  
Being Smart About Your Credit

Being Smart About Your Credit 6:30pm

Learn from experts about how to manage credit and debt in financially sound ways while avoiding the pitfalls of credit misuse and excessive debt. Judge John...

Claddagh Irish Pub  
STEM Cafe: Be Smart About Using Credit and Debt

STEM Cafe: Be Smart About Using Credit and Debt 6:30pm

STEM Cafe will discuss credit and debt in conjunction with Money Smart Week®, April 21-27. Judge John Squires and Attorneys Janice Alwin and Donna Wallace...

Claddagh Irish Pub  
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  
Filmmaker Screening and Q & A - Green Lens Environmental Film Festival

Filmmaker Screening and Q & A - Green Lens... 7:00pm

Join us to watch "My Village, My Lobster" and Skype with director Joshua Wolff. This event is part of the Green Lens Environmental Film Festival which runs...

NIU Montgomery Hall  
Guest Speaker:  Mara Keisling, Executive Director, National Center for Transgender Equality

Guest Speaker: Mara Keisling, Executive... 7:00pm

The National Center for Transgender Equality is a social justice organization dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy,...

Holmes Student Center, Carl Sandburg Auditorium  
Chamber Choir-LIVE WEBCAST!!

Chamber Choir-LIVE WEBCAST!! 8:00pm

Eric Johnson, director I've Got You Under My Skin/Cole Porter 1936, Born To Dance They Can't Take That Away From Me/George Gershwin &...

Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall  
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, April 23