NIU Calendar of Events


Thursday, May 1

2014 Spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

2014 Spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

We are pleased to announce, on behalf of NIU's school of art, the 2014 BFA senior show! This year we will have artists displaying their works from ceramics,...

Visual Arts Building, 200  


Book Buyback

OnBase - Accounting Invoice Retrieval (AIR) Webinar

OnBase - Accounting Invoice Retrieval (AIR)... 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...

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  
Recognizing Our Graduating Veterans BBQ

Recognizing Our Graduating Veterans BBQ 11:00am

Come by Adams Hall Lawn enjoy some catered BBQ and join us in congratulating our graduating senior military Veterans as they move on and continue to serve...

Adams Hall, Lawn  
RAD Self Defense Workshop for Women

RAD Self Defense Workshop for Women 1:00pm

This FREE 9 hour course will train women in techniques for defending themselves against attacks and attempted abduction. This nationally certified program...

Campus Recreation Center, Group Fitness Room 1  
Global NIU Summit

Global NIU Summit 1:30pm

Come and participate in the Global NIU Summit to ensure that all of our students have global perspectives to succeed in careers and a culturally diverse...

Barsema Alumni & Visitors Center  
Alison Lukowski

Alison Lukowski 3:30pm

The Rhetoric of Revolution and Resistance in New Media Discourse. Dr. Michael Day

Reavis Hall, 211  
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  
Leadership Academy End-of-the-Year Celebration

Leadership Academy End-of-the-Year Celebration 5:30pm

During this End-of-the-Year Celebration, Leadership Academy members are invited to come together for food, conversation, and activities! This event is only...

Campus Life Building, 100  
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  
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Meeting

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Meeting 6:00pm

The NSBE meets every other Thursday at 6 p.m. in EB 354. The NIU chapter of NSBE has many innovative programs that are generated and implemented throughout...

Engineering Building, 354  
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.


Thursday, May 1