NIU Calendar of Events

Events

Wednesday, April 9

Free Tax Preparation & Filing - Money Smart Week

Free Tax Preparation & Filing - Money Smart...

Presenters: AARP Tax Aid ***By Appointment ONLY. To make an appointment, please call (815) 217-0192*** The AARP Foundation Tax-Aid is the nation's largest...

Location: DeKalb County Outreach Building - Blank Slate Room - 2500 N. Annie Glidden Rd. – 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  
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 Ring Event

Jostens Ring Event 10:00am

Jostens Ring Event

 
Put EITC (Earned Income Tax Credit) to Work for You!

Put EITC (Earned Income Tax Credit) to Work for... 10:00am

Presenter: Kimberly Spagui - Administer Justice EITC is one of the nation's largest anti-poverty programs, annually lifting over 6 million people out of...

Location: Conexcion Comunidad – 637 N. 11th Street - DeKalb, IL 60115  
Seminar: Twenty-first Century Archaeology: More Information with Less Excavation.

Seminar: Twenty-first Century Archaeology: More... 10:00am

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

 
Supportive Professional Staff Council Meeting

Supportive Professional Staff Council Meeting 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...

Holmes Student Center, Sky Room  
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...

 
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  
Faculty Club lunch

Faculty Club lunch 11:30am

Faculty Club is an opportunity to meet faculty colleagues from across the university. The April 9 lunch will be a buffet in the Chandelier Room from 11:30...

Adams Hall, Chandelier Room  
Free Tax Preparation & Filing - Money Smart Week

Free Tax Preparation & Filing - Money Smart... 12:00pm

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: Sycamore Methodist Church - 160 Johnson Ave. – Sycamore, IL 60178  
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)  
Community Based Services for Qualified Seniors

Community Based Services for Qualified Seniors 1:00pm

Presenter: Tara Cullotta - Elder Care Services Learn how to access senior services like help with finances, nutrition, assistance programs and other...

Location: DeKalb Senior Center - 330 Grove Street – DeKalb, IL 60115  
How to Help Student Employees Succeed in the Workplace

How to Help Student Employees Succeed in the... 1:00pm

Do you hire or supervise student employees? This workshop will provide information and tips that can help enhance your supervisory experience. From hiring a...

Human Resource Services, Room 178  
NIU STEM Read presents James Dashner

NIU STEM Read presents James Dashner 1:00pm

Join NIU STEM Read for a conversation with author James Dashner. Dashner is the creator of the best-selling YA series The Maze Runner, which is also being...

Altgeld Auditorium  
10th Annual Ally Awards

10th Annual Ally Awards 2:30pm

Kick off LGBTQ Awareness Month @ NIU by celebrating students, faculty, and staff who have made positive contributions to the LGBTQ community at NIU and...

Holmes Student Center, Regency Room, main floor  
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  
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  
Alpine Archaeology in the American West: Indians in Unexpected Places.

Alpine Archaeology in the American West:... 5:00pm

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

Cole Hall, Auditorium  
Artist's Talk - J. Thomas Pallas

Artist's Talk - J. Thomas Pallas 5:00pm

Artist and Editor and Chief for the Institute of Encyclopedic Amalgamation J. Thomas Pallas will be giving a slide lecture about his artwork.

Altgeld Hall, 315  
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...

 
Negotiating Your Salary Presentation - Money Smart Week

Negotiating Your Salary Presentation - Money... 5:00pm

Negotiating Your Salary Presenters: Sarah Soltes, Human Resource Manager for BrightStar Care Time: 5:00 - 6:00p.m. Location: Northern Illinois University...

Barsema Hall  
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  
Finance & Fund-Friendly Fashion - Money Smart Week

Finance & Fund-Friendly Fashion - Money... 5:30pm

Presenters: Wendy West Krauch & Dave Lee - Siepert West Financial Consulting Women’s Workshop: Thrift is the New Black: Learn winning strategies to take...

Location: GoodWill Store - Community Room – 1037 S. Annie Glidden Rd. - DeKalb, IL 60115  
Financial Recovery: Learn Steps to Help Rebuild Your Credit

Financial Recovery: Learn Steps to Help Rebuild... 6:00pm

Presenters: TCF Bank The Financial Recovery seminar describes steps participants can take to recover financially and rebuild their credit after experiencing...

Location: Northern Illinois University - Holmes Student Center Room 506 - DeKalb, IL 60115  
How to Save over $1,000 on Food While Improving your Health

How to Save over $1,000 on Food While Improving... 6:00pm

Presenter: Dan Kenney - DeKalb Community Gardens Founder & Director DeKalb County Community Gardens founder will provide information about how planting a...

Location: Conexcion Comunidad - 637 N. 11th St. - DeKalb, IL 60115  
Barb Food Market Feeding Kids in District 428 - Money Smart Week

Barb Food Market Feeding Kids in District 428 -... 6:30pm

Presenters: Sheryl Nakonechny & Becky Mascal - Barb Food Mart (BFM) Co-Coordinators Learn how Barb Food Mart, a school-based food pantry, is working to...

Location: Conexcion Comunidad - 637 N. 11th Street - DeKalb, IL 60115  
NIU Composers-LIVE WEBCAST!!

NIU Composers-LIVE WEBCAST!! 8:00pm

Dragon Dance for Solo Pipa, Winds, Strings and Percussion (2014)+/Hong Hong Hui Moments From Kiddom (2013)/Vikas Deo Time Will Tell (2013)/MJ Halco Sonata...

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, April 9