NIU Calendar of Events


Thursday, February 20

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  
Q-Connect Peer Support Program - Apply to be a Mentor!

Q-Connect Peer Support Program - Apply to be a...

Q-Connect is an online, anonymous NIU student-to-NIU student chat service for questions about sexuality and gender identity. Q-Connect Mentors are students...

The Center for Affirmative Action & Diversity Resources monthly workshop on Conducting an Efficient and Successful Search

The Center for Affirmative Action &...

This interactive workshop will focus on the role of Affirmative Action in the search process which includes: completing the AA hiring forms, using technology...

Human Resource Services, 178  
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  
Office 2010 PowerPoint II

Office 2010 PowerPoint II 9:30am

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

Founders Memorial Library, 293  
Anthropology Museum Exhibit: Fragments Haiti Four Years After the Earthquake

Anthropology Museum Exhibit: Fragments Haiti... 10:00am

Haiti’s earthquake was one of the top five deadliest disasters in the contemporary world, claiming between 65,000 and 316,000 lives. Haiti’s disaster was...

Anthropology Museum, Cole Hall  
Savor the Flavor

Savor the Flavor 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  
**NEW** Reflective Practice on Teaching

**NEW** Reflective Practice on Teaching 11:30am

Reflecting upon what and how we teach can help us identify not only ways to improve our teaching but pinpoints our strengths and skills. Reflection is the...

Registrants will be notified of location.  
Who's the Fool? Gay & Lesbian Representation in 'Will & Grace' and 'Rosanne'

Who's the Fool? Gay & Lesbian... 12:00pm

Join us for a 3rd Thursday presentation by Dr. Jimmie Manning, Assistant Professor of Communication and Faculty Associate of LGBT Studies. This presentation...

Holmes Student Center, Blackhawk Annex  
Study Abroad 101

Study Abroad 101 3:30pm

Looking to learn more about study abroad programs? Curious as to what your first steps may be? Every Wednesday and Thursday at 3:30 the Study Abroad Office...

Williston Hall, 417  
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  
Men's Tennis: Buffalo vs Northern Illinois , 04/25/14 9:00 AM CT

Men's Tennis: Buffalo vs Northern Illinois ,... 5:00pm

Buffalo @ Northern Illinois. Muncie, Ind.

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...

MBA Open House--Hoffman Estates

MBA Open House--Hoffman Estates 6:00pm

The MBA Program holds informal open houses throughout the fall and spring to give prospective candidates an opportunity to hear from program directors and...

NIU Hoffman Estates  
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Meeting

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Meeting 6:00pm

The NSBE meets every other Thursday at 6 p.m. in EB 354. The NIU chapter of NSBE has many innovative programs that are generated and implemented throughout...

Engineering Building, 354  
Afrocentric Fashion Show

Afrocentric Fashion Show 7:00pm

Will celebrate the 29th anniversary of the Afrocentric Fashion Show and how Present Perfect Modeling Organization (PPMO) was established. This fashion show...

Holmes Student Center, Duke Ellington Ballroom  
Men's Basketball: NIU vs. Eastern Michigan

Men's Basketball: NIU vs. Eastern Michigan 7:00pm

Cheer on the Huskies as they take on Eastern Michigan at the Convocation Center.

Convocation Center  
School of Theatre and Dance Mainstage Series: Woyzeck

School of Theatre and Dance Mainstage Series:... 7:30pm

February 20-23, February 27-March 1 Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. Weekdays and Saturdays & 2:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday Woyzeck, the eponymous central character of...

Huntley Middle School, Auditorium  

Thursday, February 20