NIU Calendar of Events

Events

Friday, April 18

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...

 
Outdoor Adventure Day Caving Regular Registration

Outdoor Adventure Day Caving Regular Registration

Let’s get down and dirty! Explore the caves on your hands and knees in the Raccoon Creek Valley of Iowa, located two hours west of DeKalb. Beyond the...

Online or Adventure Center  
Spring Open House

Spring Open House 9:00am

Plan to join us for an opportunity to visit campus and experience campus life. Learn firsthand what NIU is all about. 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Register...

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

Women's Tennis: MAC Championships vs MAC... 11:00am

@ Northern Illinois. Oxford, Ohio

 
**NEW - ONLINE** Preview of New Features Coming to Blackboard

**NEW - ONLINE** Preview of New Features Coming... 12:00pm

This year's Blackboard update to Blackboard Learn 9.1 Service Pack 14 delivers helpful enhancements to existing tools and a few exciting new tools. For...

Online  
Softball: Northern Illinois 2 vs Central Michigan 1, (F)

Softball: Northern Illinois 2 vs Central... 12:00pm

Northern Illinois @ Central Michigan. Akron, Ohio

 
Women's Track: Northern Illinois vs NCAA Outdoor Championships , 06/14/14 12:00 PM CT

Women's Track: Northern Illinois vs NCAA... 12:00pm

Northern Illinois @ . Eugene, Ore.

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

Men's Tennis: Buffalo vs Northern Illinois ,... 2:30pm

Buffalo @ Northern Illinois. Muncie, Ind.

 
Emergent Cattle Production Chains in the Brazilian Amazon: National Policies Versus Local Realities in the Agrarian Reform Settlements.

Emergent Cattle Production Chains in the... 3:00pm

Dr. Ritaumaria Pereira of University of Wisconsin - Madison. Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the details with the...

Davis Hall, 121  
Baseball: Ball State vs Northern Illinois , 05/17/14 1:05 PM CT

Baseball: Ball State vs Northern Illinois ,... 3:05pm

Ball State @ Northern Illinois. DeKalb, Ill.

 
BBQ!

BBQ! 5:00pm

Food, Music, Games & Fun! Hosted by Gamma Phi Omega, Theta Chapter at NIU

 
Women's Rugby Match & High School Workshop

Women's Rugby Match & High School Workshop 5:00pm

Support NIU's Women's Rugby team as they showcase their talent against ISU and host a workshop for Palatine and Plainfield High Schools.

 
Onomatopoetics

Onomatopoetics 6:30pm

percussion recital 42nd Street Rondo (1984)/Wayne Siegel Sublimation (2003)/Kyong Mee Choi Once Removed (2003)/John Fitz Rogers No. 9, Zyklus...

Music Building, Recital Hall  
A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer

A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer 7:00pm

Join us for two performances of Eve Ensler’s work. The event aims to raise awareness of domestic violence and sexual assault. There is a suggested donation...

Holmes Student Center, Carl Sandburg Auditorium  
Fareed Haque-LIVE WEBCAST!!

Fareed Haque-LIVE WEBCAST!! 8:00pm

faculty guitar recital You Go To My Head/J. Fred Coots Stardust/Hoagy Carmicheal The Peackocks/Jimmy Rowles La Rose/Mauro Giuliani Adagio for Oboe...

Music Building, Recital Hall  
Men's Golf: NCAA Regional vs Northern Illinois , 05/17/14 All Day

Men's Golf: NCAA Regional vs Northern Illinois... 11:00pm

NCAA Regional. Sugar Grove, Ill.

 

Friday, April 18