NIU Calendar of Events

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Thursday, April 10

Camp & Climb - Regular Registration Deadline

Camp & Climb - Regular Registration Deadline

One of our most popular trips! Camp, climb, and hike Wisconsin’s finest state parks. Join us as we travel to Devil’s Lake, near the Wisconsin Dells, for a...

Campus Recreation Center, Outdoor Adventure Center  
Home Equity Conversion Mortgages - Money Smart Week

Home Equity Conversion Mortgages - Money Smart...

Presenter: Thomas Conwell - Mortgage Services III, LLC. Time: 1:00 - 2:00p.m. & 3:00 - 4:00p.m. (session repeated) ***RSVP encouraged. Please call...

Location: DeKalb Public Library - 309 Oak St. - DeKalb, IL 60115  
LGBTQ Awareness Month

LGBTQ Awareness Month

LGBTQ Awareness Month is a month-long annual celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer history and awareness. The LGBT and Women's...

 
ΣΛΒ Eta Chapter Presents: Beta Week 2014 - 25 Years of Royalty

ΣΛΒ Eta Chapter Presents: Beta Week 2014 - 25...

The Brothers at Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity Inc., Eta Chapter would like to invite you to our 2014 Beta Week! *********************25 YEARS...

Northern Illinois University  
School of Theatre and Dance Studio Series: Love's Labor's Lost

School of Theatre and Dance Studio Series:... 7:30am

April 10-13 Showtimes: 7:30 p.m. (weekdays & Saturdays) & 2:00 p.m. (Sunday) In this effervescent romantic comedy, youthful idealism and resolve gets...

Holmes Student Center, Diversions Lounge  
Blackboard II: Building Your Blackboard Course

Blackboard II: Building Your Blackboard Course 9:00am

This hands-on workshop is a follow-up to the Blackboard I: Introduction to Blackboard workshop. We will cover the specifics of building a course in...

 
Free Tax Preparation & Filing - Money Smart Week

Free Tax Preparation & Filing - Money Smart... 9:00am

Presenters: AARP Tax Aid The AARP Foundation Tax-Aid is the nation's largest free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service that has helped...

Location: Resource Bank - 310 S. IL Route 23 – Genoa, IL 60135  
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  
Debt Management & Dislocation: Learning to Manage Money in Times of Transition

Debt Management & Dislocation: Learning to... 10:00am

Presenter: Danita Sims - First Institute Training & Management Tips on how to manage your money while changing careers, after being downsized, or during...

Location: DeKalb IL WorkNet - TBD(in process of relocating) – DeKalb, IL 60115  
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  
Jacob Rebus

Jacob Rebus 10:00am

Investigating the Appropriate Assessment of Secondary Students' Reading Ability: An Examination of Curriculum - Based Measures of Reading at the Middle...

Psychology and Computer Science, 412  
Jostens Ring Event

Jostens Ring Event 10:00am

Jostens Ring Event

 
Supportive Professional Staff (SPS) Council Meeting

Supportive Professional Staff (SPS) Council... 10:00am

The Council meets on the second Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to 12 noon in the Holmes Student Center Skyroom unless otherwise noted. All SPS personnel...

Holmes Student Center, Skyroom  
Anticipating the Cost of Aging in Place - Money Smart Week

Anticipating the Cost of Aging in Place - Money... 10:30am

Presenter: Robin Berkheimer, Geriatric Care Manager - Optimal Care Advocates What does it cost to hire the supports and services for a Senior to safely stay...

Location: Feed 'Em Soup Community Project - 122 S. First St. - DeKalb, IL 60115  
Operation Jungle RED

Operation Jungle RED 10:30am

During Operation Jungle Red, the community, particularly men, will be challenged to step outside of their comfort zone and paint their pinky fingernail red...

 
Le Déjeuner

Le Déjeuner 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  
Understanding Your Credit Score - Money Smart Week

Understanding Your Credit Score - Money Smart Week 11:00am

Presenters: Castle Bank Your credit score may be one of the most important numbers you have in life! Join us at this informal session to find out what’s...

Location: Northern Illinois University – Holmes Student Center Diversions Lounge Area – DeKalb, IL 60115  
Repatriating Science, Race, and Identity: Are We Still Fighting the Skull Wars?

Repatriating Science, Race, and Identity: Are... 12:00pm

Dr. David Hurst Thomas from American Museum of Natural History. Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the details with...

Latino Center, Classroom  
Recovering Gang Members: Latino Masculinity and Urban Ministry in Los Angeles.

Recovering Gang Members: Latino Masculinity and... 12:30pm

Dr. Edward Flores of Loyola University of Chicago. Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the details with the...

Holmes Student Center, Capital  
Women's Tennis: MAC Championships vs MAC Championships , 04/25/14 All Day

Women's Tennis: MAC Championships vs MAC... 1:00pm

@ Northern Illinois. Oxford, Ohio

 
Everything You Need to Know About Being A Long-Term Care Shopper

Everything You Need to Know About Being A... 2:00pm

Presenter: Robin Berkeimer, Geriatric Care Manager - Optimal Care Advocates Learn what the difference is between supportive and assisted living, and other...

Location: Feed 'Em Soup Community Project - 122 S. First St. - DeKalb, IL 60115  
Congratulations Class of 2014...Welcome to the Land of Loan Repayment

Congratulations Class of 2014...Welcome to the... 3:30pm

Presenters: Northern Illinois University Student Financial Aid Office The Student Financial Aid Office (SFAO) will provide students with information on...

Location: Feed 'Em Soup Community Project - 122 S. First St. - DeKalb, IL 60115  
Graduate Colloquium Seminar with Executive Editor @ Politico.

Graduate Colloquium Seminar with Executive... 3:30pm

Richard L. Berke Editor of the New York Times. Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the details with the sponsoring...

Dusable Hall, 268  
Spring Seminar Series - Department of Biological Sciences

Spring Seminar Series - Department of... 3:30pm

Rachel Whitaker UIUC "The Impact of CRISPR Immunity on Microbial Populations"

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  
Intramural Sports - 4 on 4 Flag Football Tournament

Intramural Sports - 4 on 4 Flag Football... 5:00pm

The 4 on 4 Flag Football Tournament is a fun and exciting. It is very similar to the Flag Football League. The game consists of four (4) players on each side...

 
Lecture - "Psychological Aspects of Hoarding: Cognitive, Emotional and Behavioral Factors that Contribute to Excessive Saving and Acquiring"

Lecture - "Psychological Aspects of... 5:00pm

Arielle P. Rogers, Graduate Student in the Department of Psychology, will be giving a lecture on the subject of hoarding.

Altgeld Hall, 315  
Understanding Your Credit - Money Smart Week

Understanding Your Credit - Money Smart Week 5:30pm

Presenter: Frank Turza, NB&T Why is understanding your credit important? What makes up your credit score? Join us to learn about tool to evaluate, repair &...

Location: National Bank & Trust Square Branch – 130 W. Lincoln Hwy. - DeKalb, IL 60115  
Achieving Health Equity: How Far Does the Affordable Care Act Take Us?

Achieving Health Equity: How Far Does the... 6:00pm

Margie Schaps, MPH. Executive Director, Health and Medicine Policy Research Group. Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to...

Holmes Student Center, 305  
Coming Out in the News

Coming Out in the News 6:00pm

Richard L. Berke Editor of the New York Times. Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the details with the sponsoring...

Dusable Hall, 148  
Credit Crunch- Money Smart Week

Credit Crunch- Money Smart Week 6:00pm

Credit Crunch Presenters: Northern Illinois University's Financial Cents Time: 6:00 - 7:00p.m. Location: Northern Illinois University – Douglas Hall Smart...

Stevenson Hall, Smart Classroom  
NIU Robotics

NIU Robotics 6:00pm

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  
School of Nursing and Health Studies Graduate Colloquium

School of Nursing and Health Studies Graduate... 6:00pm

Margie Schaps, Executive Director of Chicago's Health & Medicine Policy Research Group will be delivering a talk entitled, "Achieving health equity: How far...

Holmes Student Center, 305  
Clarinet Studio-LIVE WEBCAST!!

Clarinet Studio-LIVE WEBCAST!! 6:30pm

Arrival of the Queen of Sheba from Solomon, HWV 67/Georg Friedrich Händel Duo No. 1 in F Major/Bernhard Crusell Ladybug Rag/Joel Pierce Seven Sparks...

Music Building, Recital Hall  
"Socialist Living in North Korea, 1953-65"

"Socialist Living in North Korea,... 7:00pm

Lecture by Prof. Andre Schmid, author of the award-winning book Korea Between Empires, and Associate Professor at the University of Toronto.

Campus Life Building, 100  
NIU Jazz Ensemble, Director Ron Carter's Final NIU Concert -Live Webcast!!

NIU Jazz Ensemble, Director Ron Carter's Final... 8:00pm

Ron Carter, director Special Guest Artist: Trombonist Vincent Gardner Pre-concert jazz jam session in the Capitol Room at 6 p.m. Jazz Ensemble Concert at...

Holmes Student Center, Duke Ellington Ballroom  

Thursday, April 10