NIU Calendar of Events

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Tuesday, April 8

Coming Out of the Shadows: “Undocumented and Unafraid” Rally

Coming Out of the Shadows: “Undocumented and...

On April 8th, NIU undocumented students will come out on campus to denounce lingering fear as well as defy a culture of silence that disregards student...

MLK Commons  
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  
Intramural Sports - 16" Softball Tournament Registration Due

Intramural Sports - 16" Softball... 8:00am

The Chicago style of softball is here in Dekalb! 16” softball is basically 12” softball, just played with a different and unique ball. Additionally, players...

 
Novell Vibe - Admin

Novell Vibe - Admin 9:00am

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...

Lowden Hall, Training Room 102  
Novell Vibe - Files

Novell Vibe - Files 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. If you need...

Lowden Hall, Training Room 102  
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  
Novell Vibe - Blogs and Wikis

Novell Vibe - Blogs and Wikis 10:00am

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...

Lowden Hall, Training Room 102  
Optimizing Retirement Income in a Low Interest Rate Environment

Optimizing Retirement Income in a Low Interest... 10:00am

Presenter: Matthew D. Armstrong, CFP - Savant Capital Management Maximize your retirement income stream by using time-tested strategies and avoiding common...

Location/Sponsored By: Lincoln Inn – 240 E. Lincoln Highway - DeKalb, IL 60115  
Novell Vibe - Open Lab

Novell Vibe - Open Lab 10:30am

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...

Lowden Hall, Training Room 102  
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...

 
Coupon Clipping with the Pros - Money Smart Week

Coupon Clipping with the Pros - Money Smart Week 11:00am

Presenter: Heidi Berardi - Family Credit Management Sharpen your scissors and get ready to save money! Learn how to maximize your shopping experience...

Location/Sponsored By: HyVee – DeKalb, IL 60115  
Delizioso Italian Cuisine

Delizioso Italian Cuisine 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 – DuSable Hall Lobby – DeKalb, IL 60115  
Mid-session Open House - Weight Watchers on Campus

Mid-session Open House - Weight Watchers on Campus 12:30pm

Faculty, Students & Staff: New members can join at a pro-rated rate – employees pay one lump sum to the leader at the time they enroll. Each new member will...

Holmes Student Center, Blackhawk West Room  
Free Tax Preparation & Filing - Money Smart Week

Free Tax Preparation & Filing - Money Smart... 1:00pm

Presenters: AARP Tax Aid ***By Appointment ONLY. To make an appointment, please call (815)758-4718*** The AARP Foundation Tax-Aid is the nation's largest...

Location: Kirkland Municipal Building - 511 W. Main St. – Kirkland, IL 60146  
Softball: Northern Illinois 2 vs Central Michigan 1, (F)

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

Northern Illinois @ Central Michigan. Akron, Ohio

 
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.

 
Lecture - "Looting the Past, Robbing the Future: A Classical Archaeologist's Perspective"

Lecture - "Looting the Past, Robbing the... 4:00pm

Sinclair Bell, Associate Professor in Art History, will be giving a lecture on the subject of looted artwork.

Altgeld Hall, 315  
MIS Informational Sessions

MIS Informational Sessions 4:30pm

The OM&IS Department invites you to our informal information session. Prospective candidates will have an opportunity to hear from Management Information...

Barsema Hall, Room 240  
Men's Tennis: Buffalo vs Northern Illinois , 04/25/14 9:00 AM CT

Men's Tennis: Buffalo vs Northern Illinois ,... 4:30pm

Buffalo @ Northern Illinois. Muncie, Ind.

 
2nd Annual Tunnel of Oppression

2nd Annual Tunnel of Oppression 5:00pm

The Diversity Initiatives Committee for Housing & Dining present the 2nd Annual Tunnel of Oppression! Tunnel of Oppression began in the residence halls of...

Holmes Student Center, Duke Ellington Ball Room  
Edcamp Northern Illinois

Edcamp Northern Illinois 5:00pm

Join us for an evening of free professional development for educators by educators where the participants drive the content. This is the place to share new...

DeKalb High School  
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...

 
Title: Archaeology Meets History on the Coast of Georgia, Spanish Occupation of St. Catherine's Island, 1576-1680.

Title: Archaeology Meets History on the Coast... 5:00pm

Dr. David Hurst Thomas of American Museum of National History in New York. Please be aware last minute changes occur frequently. It is best to verify the...

 
Everything You Need To Know to Buy Your First Home -  Money Smart Week

Everything You Need To Know to Buy Your First... 5:30pm

Presenters: Kimberly Barrios - The Kimberly Barrios Agency of American Family Insurance, Ryan Gifford - NB&T Loan Officer, & Maria Pena-Graham - Century21...

Location: National Bank & Trust Square Branch – 130 W. Lincoln Hwy. - DeKalb, IL 60115  
 The Financial Aid Process for Families and High School Juniors & Seniors  - Money Smart Week

The Financial Aid Process for Families and... 6:00pm

Presenter: Jalaine Hart, ISA Corps Member for Kishwaukee District ISACorps members are experts at simplifying the often confusing world of financial aid:...

Location: DeKalb County Outreach Building - Five Seasons Room - 2500 N. Annie Glidden Rd. – DeKalb, IL 60115  
Issues in Gerontology

Issues in Gerontology 6:00pm

NIU Counseling Association is hosting a presentation about issues that the elderly deal with. Dr. Donna Kirkpatrick Pinson will be presenting. You don't want...

Gabel Hall, 146  
Why Integrity Matters

Why Integrity Matters 6:00pm

Attend the Ethics Discussion Series featuring John Prieve, an expert in the area of ethical business practices. Mr. Prieve authored the book "Big Pharma --...

Barsema Hall, Room 300  
Healthy Eating on a Budget

Healthy Eating on a Budget 6:30pm

Presenter: Lynn Fifer, Registered Dietitian - KishHealth System Learn healthy eating tips at low cost, as well as smart shopping from a Registered...

Location: Kishwaukee Hospital - 1 Kish Hospital Drive – DeKalb, IL 60115  
ID Theft, Scams, & Fraud

ID Theft, Scams, & Fraud 6:30pm

Presenters: Take Charge Program - Consumer Affairs Comptroller Judy Bar Topinka's Office What you don’t know CAN hurt you! Learn about ways identify theft...

Location: Sycamore Public Library - 103 E. State Street - Sycamore, IL 60178  
Making Credit Work for You – Smart Ways to Manage Your Credit

Making Credit Work for You – Smart Ways to... 6:30pm

Presenters: Janice Alwin - Vice President and General Counsel of Oak Point Partners, Inc., Joseph Schorer - Attorney for Kirkland & Ellis LLP, and Donna...

Location: Eduardo's Mexican Restaurant – 214 R. Lincoln Highway - DeKalb, IL 60115  
Mastering Money Management

Mastering Money Management 7:00pm

Presenters: Northern Illinois University's Financial Cents Program Do you know how to budget? Can you manage your personal income? This session will teach...

Douglas Hall Smart Classroom 120  
The Path of a FAFSA for Families & High School Seniors

The Path of a FAFSA for Families & High... 7:15pm

Presenter: Jalaine Hart, ISA Corps Member for Kishwaukee District Learn more about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and what happens to...

Location: DeKalb County Outreach Building - Five Seasons Room - 2500 N. Annie Glidden Rd. – DeKalb, IL 60115  
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...

 

Tuesday, April 8