NIU Calendar of Events


Wednesday, March 26

Can "Gideon" be Saved?: A Discussion on Whether Indigent Criminal Defendants' 'Right to Counsel' is Meaningful in a Funding Crisis

Can "Gideon" be Saved?: A Discussion...

American Constitution Society presents Mr. Edwin C. Yohnka, Director of Communications and Public Policy, ACLU Illinois

Swen Parson, Riley Courtroom, Room 170  
Linn M. Kleppe

Linn M. Kleppe

Language, Identity and Codeswitching in Bergen, Norway. Dr. Kendall Thu and Dr. Giovanni Bernardo.

Campus Child Care Book Fair

Campus Child Care Book Fair 8:00am

Campus Child Care will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair. The fair runs for a week and allows for students, facility, staff, and families to shop a wide...

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  
Exhibition - Hoarding, Amassing and Excess

Exhibition - Hoarding, Amassing and Excess 10:00am

The Northern Illinois University Art Museum is excited to present Hoarding, Amassing and Excess, a group exhibition featuring work by seventeen contemporary...

Altgeld Hall, Art Museum  
Jostens Grad Event

Jostens Grad Event 10:00am

Jostens Grad Event

NIU Campus Health & Wellness Fair

NIU Campus Health & Wellness Fair 10:00am

The Health & Wellness Fair brings in vendors from area businesses and on campus departments in one place for all staff and students to learn about their...

Holmes Student Center, Ballroom and Capitol  
URAD Poster Design Workshop

URAD Poster Design Workshop 10:00am

Students will receive instructions and advice on designing their poster for Undergraduate Research & Artistry Day (URAD).

Holmes Student Center, 305  
NIU Bright Futures: Celebrating Sound

NIU Bright Futures: Celebrating Sound 11:30am

Join NIU Outreach and DeKalb County libraries for hands-on events and activities that explore the intersections of music, sound, science, and technology!...

NIU, DeKalb Public Library, Sycamore Public Library, and Cortland Community Library  
**Online** Tips for Assessing Student Learning Using Blackboard

**Online** Tips for Assessing Student Learning... 12:00pm

The online assessment tools of Blackboard can be utilized to facilitate meaningful and memorable learning activities for students. These online assessment...

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)  
Dawn Munson

Dawn Munson 1:00pm

Chrysalis to Butterfly: A Qualitative Study on the Metamorphosis from Learner to Early Childhood Professional via the Capstone Course. Dr. Laura Johnson

Gabel Hall, Learning Center 01D  
Softball: Northern Illinois 2 vs Central Michigan 1, (F)

Softball: Northern Illinois 2 vs Central... 2:00pm

Northern Illinois @ Central Michigan. Akron, Ohio

Student Organization Leader Panel (Leadership Academy Workshop)

Student Organization Leader Panel (Leadership... 3:00pm

During this workshop, participants will be able to hear from NIU’s current student leaders to find out more about the importance of getting involved and...

Campus Life Building, 100  
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  
SHRM Meeting

SHRM Meeting 5:00pm

Sarah Pfaff, HR Analyst with Calamos Investments, is our speaker. She will talk about school to work transition and keys to handling that transition...

Barsema Hall, 127  
Vagina Seminar Part 1

Vagina Seminar Part 1 5:00pm

Join us for this two-part seminar, which will examine what you should have learned in sex education but didn't! There will be a variety of topics each night,...

Dusable Hall, 340  
Brass Chamber Music-LIVE WEBCAST!!

Brass Chamber Music-LIVE WEBCAST!! 8:00pm

Earl of Oxford March/William Byrd Two Pieces/Raymond Premru To Be Or Not To Be/Henri Tomasi Dialogue/Eugène Bozza Chorales/David Uber Canzona...

Music Building, Recital Hall  
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 26