NIU Calendar of Events


Monday, February 17

10th Annual Ally Awards Nomination Now Open!

10th Annual Ally Awards Nomination Now Open!

The NIU LGBT & Women’s Resource Center is now accepting Ally Award nominations for its annual Ally Awards recognition ceremony on April 9, 2014! Ally Awards...

Eychaner Awards Nominations Now Open!

Eychaner Awards Nominations Now Open!

The Presidential Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (PCSOGI) and Prism (formerly known as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and...

MAP-Works Spring Transition Survey

MAP-Works Spring Transition Survey

This is the third and final MAP-Works Survey of the year. Students new to NIU this spring, students who have not yet participated in a MAP-Works Survey, and...

NIU Robotics

NIU Robotics

The NIU Robotics Club is not just a club for electrical engineers interested in going into the automation field. Robotics is a vast field that incorporates...

Engineering Building, 253  
Admitted Student Day (President's Day); HSC

Admitted Student Day (President's Day); HSC 7:30am

comprehensive campus visit designed specifically for newly admitted freshmen

NIU Campus  
Registration Open: Intramural Sports - Floor Hockey League

Registration Open: Intramural Sports - Floor... 8:00am

With Dekalb being so cold and snowy for a majority of the academic year, what better sport to play than indoor floor hockey? Men’s, Women’s, and Co-Rec...

Evans Field House  
Heartland Blood Drive

Heartland Blood Drive 11:00am

Just one pint of blood can save as many as 3 peoples lives. So do your part and come out to help by donating blood today!! The need is especially great right...

Douglas Hall, C/D Cafeteria  
NIU Cares Day Team Leader Orientation

NIU Cares Day Team Leader Orientation 12:00pm

During this Orientation, Team Leaders will learn essential information regarding NIU Cares Day to take back to their team. Team Leaders MUST attend one...

Campus Life Building, 100  
Motor Development Research Program

Motor Development Research Program 4:00pm

A developmentally designed movement and physical activity program for young children ages 3 -10 years old, began on February 10 and will run until April 9,...

Synthesis of Natural Products with Conformational Chirality

Synthesis of Natural Products with... 4:00pm

Dr. Christopher Beaudry of Oregan State University. Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the details with the...

Faraday Hall, 201  
Intramural Sports - Basketball League

Intramural Sports - Basketball League 5:00pm

And 1! Men’s, Women’s, and Co-Rec leagues will be offered for students. A League (competitive) and B League (recreational) will be offered. Grab your friends...

Campus Recreation Center  
Spring 2014 GRE Basics Workshop

Spring 2014 GRE Basics Workshop 5:00pm

Register for the Spring 2014 GRE Basics Workshop The GRE Basics Workshop aims to provide basic GRE preparation for students. Each of the 8 sessions will...

A Day Without Blacks

A Day Without Blacks 6:00pm

A program that highlights Blacks’ contributions to society. Hosted by E.B.O.N.Y. Women

Stevenson Towers North, Stevenson Smart Classroom  
SAE Formula Team

SAE Formula Team 6:00pm

We design, build, and race a Formula car at races across the nation. We need members from all colleges to help us with marketing, communication, fundraising,...

Engineering Building, 254 Formula Shop  
Intermediate Kayak Pool Workshop

Intermediate Kayak Pool Workshop 6:30pm

Expand your skill set! This clinic builds from the beginner clinic and introduces intermediate kayaking skills. This clinic is perfect for people who have...

Gabel Hall, Pool  
CEET Clean Snowmobile Team Meeting

CEET Clean Snowmobile Team Meeting 7:00pm

Clean Snowmobile is open to students in all colleges. We design, implement, and race a clean snow mobile. We need help with marketing, communications,...

Sickle Cell Awareness Program: “Look within your Cells”

Sickle Cell Awareness Program: “Look within... 7:00pm

informational to raise sickle cell awareness and educate the community about sickle cell anemia, and also inform the public about possible treatment and pain...

Holmes Student Center, Illinois Room  

Monday, February 17