NIU Calendar of Events


Thursday, February 27

Managing & Handling Cash

Managing & Handling Cash

This workshop is designed for staff with direct responsibility for handling and depositing cash and for those who manage cash operations. The session will...

Holmes Student Center, 306  
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...

Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid Training 8:00am

To promote the awareness of mental health or mental health issues such as eating disorders, Ben Gordon Center is hosting its Annual Mental Health First Aid...

DeKalb County Community Outreach Building, Five Seasons Room  
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  
Bone Marrow Registry Drive

Bone Marrow Registry Drive 10:00am

Donate bone marrow! You could be a possible match for a patient in need of a bone marrow transplant. Learn more about how you can become a donor and the...

Holmes Student Center, Table by Bus Turn-Around  

Nourish 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  
Women's Basketball: Quarterfinals vs Quarterfinals , 03/13/14 TBA

Women's Basketball: Quarterfinals vs... 11:30am

@ Northern Illinois. Cleveland, Ohio

**Online** Interactive Rubrics: Providing Consistent and Quality Feedback in Blackboard Courses

**Online** Interactive Rubrics: Providing... 12:00pm

The Interactive Rubric tool in Blackboard makes it possible for rubrics with click-and-score simplicity to be built into the grading workflow, increasing...

Office 2010 - Excel II

Office 2010 - 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  
Spring Seminar Series

Spring Seminar Series 3:30pm

Chris Whelan University of Illinios "Location, Location, Location: Eological Neighborhoods and Species Interactions"

Montgomery Hall, 443  
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  
"Fertile Ground" Mosaic Opening Reception

"Fertile Ground" Mosaic Opening... 4:30pm

Join us to celebrate the completion of the Women’s Studies Mosaic Project! Mosaic project leader Danielle Dobies will be on-hand to answer questions. The...

Reavis Hall, Room 103  
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...

Decoupage & Discussion

Decoupage & Discussion 5:30pm

Decoupage is one style of art that is sometimes used in the treatment of individuals with eating disorders. Come let out your creativity with some art...

Campus Life Building, 100  
Green Lens Environmental Film Festival

Green Lens Environmental Film Festival 6:00pm

Thursday, February 27th, 6-11pm, O’Leary’s Irish Pub Showcase: Documentary Shorts (includes winner) Environmental Fair Art Exhibit Door Prizes Wrap Party -...

O'Leary's Restaurant & Pub  
Professional Girls Rock: A Panel Discussion

Professional Girls Rock: A Panel Discussion 6:00pm

A guest panel of Black faculty and staff who will address topics pertinent to today’s young women, such as college life, relationships, professionalism,...

Stevenson Towers North, Stevenson Multipurpose Room  
Line Dancing with BLSA

Line Dancing with BLSA 6:30pm

In honor of Black History Month, the NIU Law Black Law Student Association (BLSA) will host an evening of line dancing. BLSA members will be teaching...

Swen Parson Hall, Marshall Gallery  
Huskie Family Connections Regional Meeting

Huskie Family Connections Regional Meeting 7:00pm

Huskie Family Connections, Student Affairs & Enrollment Management, and Academic Advising look forward to the 2014 Regional Meetings. Families of NIU...

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  
8th Annual Dance With a Greek

8th Annual Dance With a Greek 8:00pm

The Womyn of Alpha Sigma Omega Latina Sorority, Inc would like to invite you to our 8th annual Dance With a Greek. Dance With a Greek is our annual...

Holmes Student Center, Regency Room  

Thursday, February 27