NIU Calendar of Events


Wednesday, March 19

Hoon Ki

Hoon Ki 8:00am

The Effects of Two Vocabulary Instructional Programs to Promote Word Consciousness Through Teaching Prefixes to Sixth Grade Students. Dr. Laurie Elish-Piper

Gabel Hall, 147G  
MyNIU Advising & Student Support

MyNIU Advising & Student Support 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  
Concept Mapping for Teaching and Learning

Concept Mapping for Teaching and Learning 11:30am

Concept maps are learning tools which represent information visually. These maps “visually arrange” concepts and ideas, show connections and relationships...

Registrants will be notified of location.  
Blood Drive

Blood Drive 12:00pm

Christian Legal Society, Black Law Student Association, and Delta Theta Phi are hosting a blood drive for Heartland Blood Centers. Please consider spending...

Swen Parson, Marshall Gallery  
Free Tax Preparation and Filing

Free Tax Preparation and Filing 12:00pm

The NIU Financial Cents program, in partnership with Goodwill and VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program, students will be able to have one on one...

Founders Memorial Library, Student Lounge (Downstairs)  
Spring Bold Futures Workshops (for returning participants)

Spring Bold Futures Workshops (for returning... 2:00pm

The Bold Futures Workshops are an initiative by President Doug Baker to encourage faculty, staff, administrators, students, alumni and community members to...

Holmes Student Center  
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  
SAE Supermileage Team

SAE Supermileage Team 5:00pm

We are the award winning designers, builders, and racers of the Supermileage vehicle housed in the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology. We are...

Still Gym, Basement Shop  
Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Team Meetings

Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Team Meetings 5:15pm

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is a not-for-profit educational and service organization that empowers women to succeed and advance in the field of...

Engineering Building, 101  
A Place At The Table

A Place At The Table 6:00pm

Join NIU Nutrition & Dietetics graduate students for the documentary "A Place at the Table" and discussion about national and local food insecurity.

Adams Hall, Chandelier Room (First Floor)  
Exploring Civil Rights: A Panel Discussion

Exploring Civil Rights: A Panel Discussion 6:00pm

This panel discussion will focus on the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act and will include three distinguished NIU scholars: Dr. Laverne Gyant,...

Holmes Student Center, Capitol Room  
So… Social Networking and your Career

So… Social Networking and your Career 7:00pm

How have you started to network for your career? Come learn how social media can impact your future employment as well as gain strategies for how to...

Neptune Smart Classroom, 120  
Campus Live Radio

Campus Live Radio 9:00pm

With live personalities and opinionated minds, the hosts of campus live come together twice every week to bring news, music and announcements.Campus Live...


Wednesday, March 19