Events

Wednesday, November 6

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...

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...

High School Invitational

The High School Invitational exhibtion showcases works by high school students from northern Illinois. The exhibition is underwriten in part by Blick Art...

Honors In-Course Contract Workshops

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...

Department of Economics Brown Bag Seminar Series

Dezhi Jiang from Northern Illinois Universitytheir research entitled “Impact of Local Labor Market Condition on Human-capital Investment of Higher Education”

Making Exercise a Lifestyle, Not a Trend

A trend will come and go, but a lifestyle is forever. Exercise is a vital component to living a happier healthier life and should be integrated as a serious...

Womanist Wednesdays

Womainist Wednesdays are interactive tabling sessions that highlight topics related to gender identity, intersectionality and current events. Drop in for a...

Game Day

Join Wellness Crew and de-stress with Game Day! The event will feature giant Jenga, giant connect 4, boards games, crafts, raffles for free prizes and...

Screencasting to Facilitate Learning Opportunities

Screencasting is becoming an increasingly common tool for online instruction. The workshop introduction will focus on the process of conceptualizing...

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...

Professional Writing for Workplace Purposes

Faciliated by Keith Nyquist, Instructor, NIU Department of Management. Communication is an essential skill for success in the workplace and one of the top...

Yelp Careers Expo

Join Yelp for an in-house event focusing on entry-level sales positions in the Yelp Chicago office, on November 6th from 4:00-5:30pm, to learn all about our...

NIU's 1st Annual Diversity Ball

An event for NIU students, members, and leaders of student organizations. The Diversity ball is an open formal gala to celebrate the immense amount of...

Networking Extravaganza (Center for Nonprofit & NGO Studies)

THREE GROUPS, TWO HOSTS, ONE AWESOME EVENT Current Nonprofit and NGO Studies students and guests, alumni, and DCNP members are invited to a fun networking...

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...

Department of World Language and Cultures Graduate Colloquium - Lecture

Dr. Mariselle Menendez, Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will give a lecture entitled "Negotiating Foreigness in the Port City of...

Deputy Registrar Training Session

Help people get registered to vote in the upcoming primary and general elections. Lynne Kunde, DeKalb County's election judge coordinator and deputy clerk...

Feeling Insecure.

A program that will address the subject of self-esteem and insecurities, while giving advice on how to conquer those issues. Hosted By: Elite Bold Opulent...

The Diversity Ball

The Diversity ball is a an open formal ball to celebrate the immense amount of ethnic groups and cultural organizations on our campus. An exquisite gala in...

A.L.I.C.E

The NIU Police Department proactively teaches the A.L.I.C.E concepts to mentally prepare our community for violent attacks. Participants will learn about...

New Music Festival Series #2

New Music from NIU & Music by Erin Gee with Chicago's Ensemble Dal Niente Myth of the Color (2019) by Monica H. Kim and Stephan Carlson tres bailes latinos...

Wednesday, November 6