NIU Calendar of Events

Events

Wednesday, September 25

Accreditation Report Campus Comment

Accreditation Report Campus Comment

You are invited to review and comment on our ten-year, campus-wide accreditation report prepared for the Higher Learning Commission. Go to www.niu.edu/hlc...

www.niu.edu/hlc  
General Education Survey

General Education Survey

The NIU General Education Visioning Task Force is conducting student and faculty surveys in order to capture an accurate picture of institutional practices,...

Online  
Intramural 12" Softball

Intramural 12" Softball

12" Softball is a fun and exciting sport that is very similar to baseball, but played with a larger ball. The game consists of ten (10) players from one team...

Campus Recreation Center  
Intramural Bags Tournament

Intramural Bags Tournament

Bags is similar to horseshoes except you use wooden boxes called Bags platforms and corn bags instead of horseshoes and metal stakes. Contestants take turns...

 
MAP-Works Fall Transition Survey

MAP-Works Fall Transition Survey

Northern Illinois University is proud to offer MAP-Works, a first year success program for new freshmen and transfer students. MAP-Works is a survey based...

 
Vegetarian Nutrition Made Easy

Vegetarian Nutrition Made Easy

Lecture. Free. Open to All.

 
Yoga

Yoga 6:15am

Vinyasa Yoga emphasizes a continuous flow of movement using sun salutations, specific breathing, and longer holding of postures. This approach builds heat...

Campus Recreation Center, Fitness Room 2  
State Articulation Conference; HSC

State Articulation Conference; HSC 8:00am

Learn new admissions policies and other general knowledge

Holmes Student Center, Carl Sandburg Auditorium  
-Cancelled- MyNIU Campus Queries

-Cancelled- MyNIU Campus Queries 8:30am

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

Altgeld Hall, 100  
Timothy Moran

Timothy Moran 9:00am

Study of Interns' Perception of and Satisfaction with Experiential Learning. Dr. Cynthia Campbell

Gabel Hall, 01D in the Learning Center  
Exhibition - On Watching and Being Seen

Exhibition - On Watching and Being Seen 10:00am

The Northern Illinois University Art Museum is excited to present our fall season opener entitled On Watching and Being Seen, an exhibition featuring...

Altgeld Hall, 116  
Michelle Fitzgerald

Michelle Fitzgerald 10:00am

An Examination of Formative Assessment in the Intermediate-Aged Classroom. Dr. Elizabeth Wilkins

Graham Hall, 423  
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  
MyNIU Campus Queries

MyNIU Campus Queries 10:15am

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

Altgeld Hall, 100  
Summer in September BBQ

Summer in September BBQ 11:00am

Come out and get some free food and meet the staff from the Office of Student Academic Success and the Office of Off-Campus & Non-Traditional Student...

Academic Advising Center, Front Lawn  
Sculpt & Stretch

Sculpt & Stretch 12:00pm

Develop both strength and flexibility with basic toning exercises and a complete body stretch.

Campus Recreation Center, Fitness Studio 1  
Using Google Tools for Productivity and Creativity in Your Course

Using Google Tools for Productivity and... 1:00pm

This workshop is an introduction to using Google Tools to enable you to increase productivity and creativity in your courses. In this hands-on session,...

Registrants will be notified of location.  
Office 2010 - PowerPoint II Workshop

Office 2010 - PowerPoint II Workshop 1:30pm

** Canceled - please see October workshop ** Note: Please reserve your space in this workshop by using the red register button on the event details page....

Founders Memorial Library, Classroom 293  
Total Body Bosu

Total Body Bosu 4:00pm

Using the Bosu, an inflatable dome on top of a solid platform, will give you a full body cardio workout.

Campus Recreation Center, Fitness Room 1  
Chem Club Meeting

Chem Club Meeting 5:00pm

Join the Club! The NIU Chemistry Club is a student affiliate chapter of the American Chemical Society and is open to anyone with an interest in Chemistry....

Faraday Hall, 402  
Flow Yoga

Flow Yoga 5:00pm

Vinyasa Yoga emphasizes a continuous flow of movement using sun salutations, specific breathing, and longer holding of postures. This approach builds heat...

Campus Recreation Center, Fitness Room 2  
Zumba

Zumba 5:00pm

A fusion of Latin dance & fitness. Ditch the workout, join the party!

Campus Recreation Center, Fitness Room 1  
Body Combat

Body Combat 6:00pm

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, Fitness Room 1  
Cycle

Cycle 6:00pm

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  
Chris Pracht

Chris Pracht 6:30pm

senior percussion recital

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, Fitness Room 1  
Cool Speak - Ernesto Mejia: Future of the Educated Latino

Cool Speak - Ernesto Mejia: Future of the... 7:00pm

As a Latino in America, Ernesto had to learn to navigate two entirely different worlds and cultures. Like many minorities, he experienced at an early age...

Holmes Student Center, 505  
Finding a Job on Campus

Finding a Job on Campus 7:00pm

The First-Year Success Series (FYSS) is designed to help you find the information you need to become familiar with key resource areas and people at Northern...

Stevenson Hall, Smart Classroom  
Pilates

Pilates 7:00pm

Lengthen and strengthen the entire body while focusing on your core.

Campus Recreation Center, Fitness Room 2  
10th Annual W. Bruce Lincoln Lecture

10th Annual W. Bruce Lincoln Lecture 7:30pm

Lecture by Stanford University Historian, Richard White, Pulitzer-Prize nominated author of the books Railroaded and The Middle Ground: Indians, Empires, and...

Altgeld Hall, Altgeld Auditorium  
Cycle

Cycle 8:00pm

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  
Game Night Bonanza!

Game Night Bonanza! 9:00pm

Come on out and enjoy a chill, relaxing time to play some of the classic board games you may have forgot even existed! Bring a friend, maybe even two; but...

Holmes Student Center, 405  

Wednesday, September 25