Events

Thursday, October 17

 Undergraduate Student Engagement Travel Grant

The Undergraduate Student Engagement Travel Grant (USET) allows students to defray the cost of travel for various student engagement projects. All full-time,...

Halloween Comes Alive at Goodwill!

Environmental Studies is proud to partner with Goodwill of Northern Illinois as we encourage our students, staff, and faculty to think green this...

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at ITA Regionals

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at ITA Regionals https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11678

Student Engagement Fund (SEF) Study Abroad Deadline Dec. 8

Fund your study abroad experience with the Student Engagement Fund Study Abroad! This application provides funds for students who are participating in NIU...

The Research, Engagement, and Academic Diversity (READ) Grant: Application Deadline 12/6

The Research, Engagement and Academic Diversity (READ) grant provides funding to both faculty/staff and students interested in conducting research on topics...

"Golden" Alumni Solo Exhibition Award: Mark Pack; In Search of the Sublime

Fall solo exhibition of Mark Pack's work running from September 3 - October 17, 2019.

CEET Job and Internship Fair

Our job fairs showcase only engineering and engineering technology students. These events are perfect for finding co-ops, internships, and part-time and...

Engineering Job & Internship Fair

More than 400 engineering students are expected at the 2019 Fall Job and Internship Fair hosted by the Northern Illinois University’s (NIU) College of...

Off the Vine at Ellington’s

Off the Vine at Ellington's October 17th & November 14th, 2019 Seating from 11:00am-12:30pm A choice of starter, entrée, & dessert for $10.00,...

**New** Teaching Strategies for Engaging Students

Students learn best when they are actively engaged in their own learning. Yet creating an environment to encourage student engagement can often seem...

College of Law Tranquil Thursdays Yoga

Taught by a certified yoga instructor from the NIU Rec CenterCOL students, faculty & staff are welcome Bring your own mat (a few spares will be...

Deciding to Retire from NIU

There are still things you will need to do on campus after you have your SURS retirement appointment. This presentation will focus on and teach you the...

Exploring Aspects of War In and Through the Visual Arts

August 27 – extended through November 13, 2019 The Visual Arts have served in all cultures and periods to document, motivate, memorialize, facilitate...

The Giving Project: Crafting for a Cause

Feeling crafty? Join the Giving Project in the Founders Memorial Library, Room 338 on Thursdays from noon to 1 p.m. We knit and crochet items that get...

Mission outside

Students may choose to enroll in a University Honors course through an In-Course Contract (ICC) when there is neither an available Honors course nor a...

A Project-Management Approach to the Dissertation

Online via Adobe Connect! Many doctoral students struggle to make steady progress on their dissertations because they lack a well-articulated plan to manage...

Cancelled :  Leading Up

Research shows that leaders who are more authentic have a greater impact on creating a positive work setting. Although we seek these qualities in others,...

Achieving Excellence in Recruiting: Reducing Implicit Bias in Search Committees

Achieving Excellence in Recruiting: A search committee guide for recruiting diverse faculty and staff. This training is for those who will participate in a...

Coffee with Provost Beth Ingram

Provost Beth Ingram would like to hear from you! Bring your cup of coffee and join her throughout the fall semester for an informal conversation. Faculty,...

Department of Biological Sciences - Graduate Colloquium - Lecture

Dr. Adam Dolezal, Professor, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, will give a lecture entitled "Honey Bee Health from the Molecular to the Landscape Scale."

Dr. Adam Dolezal, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Honey Bee Health From the Molecular to the Landscape Scale

Merritt Address: What Youth Can Do: Philosophy and Political Action

What Youth Can Do: Philosophy and Political Action Lynda Stone, Ph.D., Samuel M. Holton Distinguished Professor, Philosophy of Education, University of...

Study Abroad 101 Workshop

If you want to learn more about the study abroad programs offered at NIU, you are invited to attend one of our Study Abroad 101 sessions where a Study Abroad...

Full House Special Dinner

Please join us Thursday, October 17th, from 4-7pm at Neptune for the Full House Special Dinner hosted by the Dietetic Interns. There will be crab cakes, a...

Honors Admission Partnerships and Spring 2020 Seminar Open House

The University Honors Program will be hosting a special opportunity to hear about all the possibilities and perks that exist with our admission partnerships...

Transfer Students: What to expect in research at NIU

Partnered with the Military & Post-Traditional Student Office, this interactive workshop is designed for Transfer students who are interested in...

"Golden" Alumni Solo Exhibition Award: Mark Pack; In Search of the Sublime

Mark Pack's Alumni Solo Exhibition. Closing reception: October 17, 2019 from 5:00-6:30 PM.

Huskie Food Pantry-Fall 2019

The Huskie Food Pantry is a resource for students that need access to healthy food option! Any student who does not have a meal plan can access this free...

Book Talk & Q&A on Human-Machine Communication: Rethinking Communication, Technology, and Ourselves

Facilitated by Dr. Andrea L. Guzman. With the development of digital assistants (e.g., Amazon's Alexa), automated social media accounts (bots), and automated...

Granite City Networking Event

The MBA Office will be hosting a Networking Event at Granite City Food & Brewery. Prospective MBA students and alumni are invited to attend to meet and greet...

NIU Capoeira Club

Test your fitness skills! Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian Martial Art that incorporates dance, acrobatics, and is commanded by music. Learn the game of...

Trap Karaoke

LMO will be hosting our yearly Trap Karake event. Hosted By: Liberated Minds Organization Additional Information can be found at:...

Green Lens Environmental and Social Justice Film Series

Film Screening "Paris to Pittsburgh" (2018) Followed by a Q and A

S.A.F.E

The NIU Police Department now offers S.A.F.E (Self-Defense, Awareness, Familiarization, Exchange) as a community service to women. S.A.F.E is an educational...

Shining the Bald Eagle’s Head: Creative Critiques from Occupied America

Slide presentation with veteran artist and cartoonist, creator of El Machete Illustrated and Drawing on Anger, Eric J. Garcia.

The Walk Across America For Mother Earth

By Taylor Mac October 11-13, 17-19, 2019 The Walk Across America for Mother Earth tells the story of a motley group of activists marching across the...

Thursday, October 17