NIU Calendar of Events


Thursday, June 20

Creative Writing Camp

Creative Writing Camp

Campers entering grades 9-12 will develop their skills in writing poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction. Journals, free-writing, guided writing,...

Global Leadership and Philanthropy Camp

Global Leadership and Philanthropy Camp

The camp will treat you as a future global leader and philanthropist. It will develop your understanding of the world, help strengthen your personal skills,...

Board of Trustees Meeting

Board of Trustees Meeting 9:00am

The NIU Board of Trustees will meet in Altgeld Hall 315. See the website ( for meeting agendas.

Altgeld Hall, 315  
Intro to Live Online Classes Using Blackboard Collaborate

Intro to Live Online Classes Using Blackboard... 9:00am

Many faculty consider live, personal interaction to be the most valuable element of quality teaching and learning experiences. Blackboard Collaborate is an...

Registrants will be notified of location.  
Trowels and Fair Trade: Revealing the Underground Railroad and Contemporary Slavery

Trowels and Fair Trade: Revealing the... 10:00am

Current exhibit at the Anthropology Museum. June 8th through October 12, 2013. Admission to the museum is FREE! Donations are always welcomed.

Anthropology Museum  
Gentle Everyday Exercise

Gentle Everyday Exercise 12:00pm

Learn the body mechanics used to carry out daily activities from unloading the dishwasher to getting in and out of the car. This program will educate you in...

Holmes Student Center, Diversion Lounge  
Office 2007 - Excel II

Office 2007 - Excel II 1:30pm

Note: Please reserve your space in this workshop by using the register button. Advanced registration is required. Faculty and Staff are invited to attend an...

Founders Memorial Library, 293  

Thursday, June 20