NIU Calendar of Events


Wednesday, April 23

Denim Day

Denim Day

Denim jeans have special meaning for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. In 1992, an 18 year-old girl was raped in Italy by her driving instructor. She...

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...

MBA Information Table

MBA Information Table 9:00am

Considering a graduate degree in business? Stop by the MBA information table to learn more about the 4 MBA formats at NIU.

Barsema Hall, Atrium  
Daniel Woestman

Daniel Woestman 9:30am

Destructive Leader Behavior: Assessing Public School Leader Behaviors and Workplace Attitudes. Dr. Teresa Wasonga

Graham Hall, 234  
Women's Track: Northern Illinois vs NCAA Outdoor Championships , 06/14/14 12:00 PM CT

Women's Track: Northern Illinois vs NCAA... 9:30am

Northern Illinois @ . Eugene, Ore.

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  
Venture Grant Pitch Presentations

Venture Grant Pitch Presentations 10:00am

NIU Foundation Venture Grants support the development of NIU’s best ideas into viable, market-ready products or technologies. Under the grants program,...

Barsema Alumni & Visitors Center, DeBiase Family Board Room  
MyNIU Advising & Student Support

MyNIU Advising & Student Support 1:30pm

Note: Please reserve your space in this workshop by using the red register button on the event details page. Advanced registration is required. If you need...

Founders Memorial Library, 293  
Michael Simpson

Michael Simpson 2:00pm

The Relationship Between Provision of Career Development Services and Employee Turnover. Dr. Lee Covington Rush

Gabel Hall, 01D in the Learning Center  
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.

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  
First oSTEM Dinner

First oSTEM Dinner 4:30pm

Join oSTEM @ NIU for its first Business Dinner with the Deans of Engineering and Heath and Human Sciences. Business Formal attire required. $15 advance...

Engineering Building, 354  
NIU IFC Tugs 2014

NIU IFC Tugs 2014 4:30pm

4:30 pm: Loser of Match 1 vs Loser of Match 2 5:30 pm: Winner of Match 2 vs Winner of Match 3 The Men’s Fraternity competition known as “Tugs” is the...

Huskie Stadium, East Side  
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  
Softball: Northern Illinois 2 vs Central Michigan 1, (F)

Softball: Northern Illinois 2 vs Central... 5:00pm

Northern Illinois @ Central Michigan. Akron, Ohio

Work Abroad through AIESEC Information Session

Work Abroad through AIESEC Information Session 5:00pm

Discover the working abroad opportunities available to you through AIESEC.

Dusable Hall, 268  
NIU MBA Open House--Hoffman Estates

NIU MBA Open House--Hoffman Estates 6:00pm

The MBA Program holds informal open houses throughout the fall and spring to give prospective candidates an opportunity to hear from program directors and...

NIU Hoffman Estates  
Inside the Fishbowl

Inside the Fishbowl 6:30pm

Will the Hip-Hop/R&B community ever accept a gay artisit? What does it mean to be openly gay in the NFL or NBA? Join the LGBT and Women's Resource Center in...

Holmes Student Center, Heritage Room  
Yuki Nakano-LIVE WEBCAST!!

Yuki Nakano-LIVE WEBCAST!! 6:30pm

graduate steel pan recital Friday/Kevin Bobo Only When Eternity Nears/Ben Wahlund Mr. Groove/Khan Cordice Sanchari/Robert Chappell Nikkara/Robert...

Music Building, Recital Hall  
Study Tables

Study Tables 7:00pm

Come study with the Womyn of Alpha Sigma Omega LSI. As the semester is approaching get motivated to study with us!! Snacks and drinks will be provided!!

Campus Life Building, 100  
NIU Philharmonic-LIVE WEBCAST!!

NIU Philharmonic-LIVE WEBCAST!! 8:00pm

Lucia Matos, director Summer Evening/Frederick Delius Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85/Edward Elgar String Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 27/Edvard...

Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert 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, April 23