Events

Thursday, November 7

 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,...

No Plastic November

The NIU Student Association is celebrating No Plastic November. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Want to participate? Want to GO GREEN? Want to be entered in a...

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...

NIU’s Center for Governmental Studies Celebrates 50 Years

Shaping our Future: Purpose, Partnership, Possibilities - Framing Sustainable Solutions For the past 50 years, Northern Illinois University’s (NIU) Center...

Operating Staff Council Meeting

OSC meetings are held the first Thursday of every month. They are open to the public. Feel free to contact a member of OSC with your concerns and/or...

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...

Bonaire’s at Ellington’s

Bonaire's at Ellington's October 10th & November 7th, 2019 Seating from 11:00-12:30 A choice of starter, entrée, & dessert for $10.00, beverages...

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...

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...

Falling for Flavor: The Benefits of Eating Seasonal Produce”

Fall isn’t just about pumpkins! Come join us to learn the health benefits of eating seasonal fruits and vegetables. We will be featuring a special tasting...

Presentation: A Peek into the American Indian Way of Life Through Their History and Oral Traditions

Title: A Peek into the American Indian Way of Life Through Their History and Oral Traditions Time: 12PM - 1PM Location: Pick Museum of Anthropology, Cole...

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...

**NEW** Writing Across the Curriculum: Facilitate “E-Portfolio Learning”

This workshop is part of the Writing Across the Curriculum series presented by Brad Peters, Ph.D., Department of English. Why are e-portfolios effective...

Cancelled - Office Ergonomics Workshop

During this workshop, participants will get a basic introduction into the basic principles of office ergonomics, identify risk factors that may contribute to...

Sexual Misconduct/Non-Discrimination Education & Awareness Training

All new employees must have in-person Non-Discrimination/Sexual Misconduct Education and Awareness training within 30 days of hire. The training is provided...

Leadership Through "Team" Unity

Facilitated by NIU Softball Coach Christina Sutcliffe, NIU Athletics. Leadership thrives in an environment that is safe, inclusive, and where individuals are...

2019 Alumnus of the Year Lecture by Clint Cargile (MA 2014).  Lecture: "Public History for Pleasure and (Sometimes) Profit"

Clint Cargile is an author, editor, historian, and radio producer. Mr. Cargile earned his MFA in fiction from Southern Illinois University and his MA in...

Department of Biological Sciences - Graduate Colloquium - Lecture

Dr.Adam Wilson, Professor, Rush University Medical Center will be giving a lecture entitled "Using Meta-Analyses to Understand the Efficacy of Teaching...

Dr. Adam Wilson, Rush University

Using Meta-Analyses to Understand the Efficacy of Teaching Pedagogies

Nervous about Networking?

Are you Nervous About Networking? Join NIU Career Services to learn about techniques to lower your nervousness and discover the different steps 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...

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...

Community College Leadership Ed.D. Program Information Session

Information session will provide an opportunity for prospective students to learn about academic curriculum, admissions requirement, cohort schedule and...

How We See Us

This is a social event and it gives everyone the opportunity to express how they felt about the movie. We will have a vocal point of the movie at the...

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...

Health is Wealth.

A program that will go into detail about women's health and important tips on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Hosted By: Elite Bold Opulent Noble Young...

New Music Festival Series #3: Music from Chicago's Fifth House Ensemble

Silver Dagger by Stacy Garrop Lonesome Roads by Dan Visconti Night Scenes by Donald Crockett Café Music by Paul Schoenfield Also available on Live...

Desserts with DG

$5 for all you can eat desserts and refreshments! Hosted By: Delta Gamma Additional Information can be found at:...

Ed.D. in Higher Education Weekend Cohort Program Information Session

This session will provide prospective students with information on academic curriculum, admissions requirements, cohort schedule and dissertation of practice.

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...

Sign Sync

This gathering gives an opportunity for individuals to watch songs and stories presented in ASL (American Sign Language). Hosted By: Deaf Pride Additional...

New Music Festival Series #4: Matt Ulery, Projecto Acromusical, Avalon String Quartet & Greg Beyer

Post-Lightened (2018) by Alexis C. Lamb In Transit (2014) by Joey Roukens Emigre and Exile (2019) by Matt Ulery Also Available on Live Webcast! ...

Thursday, November 7