Events

Thursday, October 24

 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...

NIU Homecoming 2019

Play. Paws. Rewind. October 19-27. Check out all the 2019 NIU Homecoming events.

PumpkinFest

Visit sycamorepumpkinfestival.com for a complete list of activities and events.

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...

"Dec" out the campus for Homecoming!

Make your way around campus throughout Homecoming week to see how departments and offices have decorated for the "Play. Paws. Rewind." celebration. Let us...

Time Management & Organizational Skills

Does it seem as though you are working harder and longer than ever before and trying to keep up with an increasingly demanding workload? Most professionals...

Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser/Tabeling

Fundraising for our philathropy! Hosted By: The Ladies of Distinction Additional Information can be found at: https://niu.campuslabs.com/engage/event/5039929

Homecoming Blood Drive

Come to the Chick Evans Field House from 10-4PM on October 24th and donate blood to the American Red Cross to receive a free t-shirt, Culver's custard...

The Comfy Cow at Ellington’s

The Comfy Cow at Ellington’s October 24th & November 21st, 2019 Seating from 11:00-12:30 A choice of starter, entrée, & dessert for $10.00,...

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...

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...

What You Should Know About the Tuition Waiver Program

Being a successful employee may involve further education. NIU employees and their dependents have a great benefit available called the Tuition Waiver...

**NEW** Writing Across the Curriculum: Create Digital Writing Activities

This workshop is part of the Writing Across the Curriculum series presented by Brad Peters, Ph.D., Department of English. How do electronic environments...

CSEAS Special Lecture: Hoang Minh Vu

CSEAS Special Lecture: Hoang Minh Vu The Center for Southeast Asian Studies Presents: Hoang Minh Vu, PhD Candidate in History, Southeast Asia Program,...

Computer Science Colloquium: Elena Zheleva, Ph.D

Title: Causal inference and counterfactual learning from relational data Abstract: Predictive systems are used to make sense of rapidly increasing amounts...

Department of Philosophy - Graduate Colloquium Lecture

Dr. Sarah Paul, Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison, will give a lecture entitled "Rationality and Self-Blindness."

Handling Conflict

Hosted by Kent Wrenn, Global Learning and Development Director, Burgess-Norton Manufacturing Company. Whether you avoid conflict or seek it out, there is a...

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...

Career Services Overview

What can Career Services do for you? More than you might think! Whether your goals include deciding on a career path, finding an internship, building your...

Actuaries on Campus

The Society of Actuaries is coming to you! Learn about the actuarial profession and network with SOA staff and local actuaries. Food and refreshments...

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...

Visiting Artists and Scholars: Laura Davis

Artist lecture on Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 6:00-7:00 PM.

Well-O-Ween

Join the wellness crew to destress for a FREE halloween wellness event! There will be free snacks, mini pumpkin painting, giant jenga, boardgames, coloring...

Veteran/Artist Art Practice as Lived Practice

Moki Tantoco of the National Veterans Art Museum in Chicago shares exemplary models of art practice for veterans.

Ian Hurd - Political Science Colloquium Speaker

Professor Hurd is a leading international relations scholar. He is an expert on issues concerning the origins, evolution, and effects of international...

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...

Swap Don't Shop

Are you on a budget? Need new clothes? Looking to clean out your closet? This event gives you the opportunity to get clothes FOR FREE! All we ask is that you...

Homecoming Pep Rally

Come to the Convocation Center and show your Huskie Pride!

Visiting Artist, Laura Davis

Laura Davis, visiting sculpture artist, will give a presentation on Thursday, October 24th at 6PM in the Visual Art Building AB110. "I begin work with...

Green Lens Environmental and Social Justice Film Series

Screening of "Little Pink House" (2017): a film about eminent domain. Followed by a Q and A

NIU Women's Soccer vs. Bowling Green

Come cheer on the Women's soccer team as they battle Bowling Green on the field.

Northern Illinois University Women's Soccer vs Bowling Green

Northern Illinois University Women's Soccer vs Bowling Green Streaming Video: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=2528 ...

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Red/Black Dual

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Red/Black Dual https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11647

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...

Yell Like Hell

A tradition during Homecoming Week, Yell Like Hell provides the campus with a fun atmosphere and serves as a mid-week celebration during our Homecoming...

2019 Phi Rho Eta Lip Sync Competition

Provides a dance/lip sync competition for the student body. Hosted By: Phi Rho Eta Fraternity Inc. Additional Information can be found at:...

Thursday, October 24