Events

Tuesday, February 12

ACCESS PAL Tutoring Centers Open for spring 2019

Got tutoring? Tutoring Centers open January 22 for spring 2019. Founders Library, room 302, M - Th 11 am -7 pm, F 11 am - 2 pm. Grant Residence Hall South,...

Applications Accepted: Huskie Service Scholars Peer Mentor

Huskie Service Scholars (HSS) is a service-learning program in which eligible freshman and first-year transfer students make a difference on campus and in...

BARKS Survey (Behaviors, Attitudes, Resources and Knowledge of Sustainability)

Join NIU’s green movement and share your thoughts on sustainability. The Behaviors, Attitudes, Resources and Knowledge of Sustainability (BARKS) Survey can...

BEEF SHACK Promotion FOR NIU Only

Free Mini Fry & Soda with any purchase of full size sandwich. Huskie Bucks preferred, cash and credit accepted. Must show NIU One Card and ask for promotion.

Center for the Study of Women, Gender and Sexuality - Graduate Colloquium Lecture

Eli Clare, Speaker, will give a lecture entitled "At the Intersection of Queerness and Disability"

Challenging the Stigma: Mental Health and Wellness in College - An exhibition of NIU student artwork

Mental health and wellness are concerns for all people in direct and indirect ways. This exhibition seeks to provide insight into how mental health affects...

Group Fitness Free Week

Free group fitness classes at Student Recreation Center!

Honors McKearn Fellowship Program Donation Drive for the Huskie Food Pantry

Please help your fellow Huskies by donating nonperishable food items, toiletries, kitchen and cleaning supplies, and reuseable bags. Please bring donations...

PCSW Outstanding Mentor Award - nominations accepted

The Outstanding Mentor Award recognizes individuals who are civil service, professional staff or faculty that demonstrate exceptional commitment to the...

PCSW Sharon Howard: Women Who Make a Difference Award - nominations accepted

The Sharon Howard: Women Who Make A Difference Award acknowledges an outstanding NIU civil service, professional staff or faculty member who has shown...

PCSW Wilma D. Stricklin Award - nominations accepted

The Wilma D. Strickllin Award is awarded to an NIU affiliated individual who has made continual and extraordinary contributions to the climate for women on...

Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) Application Deadline: March 11th, 2019

The Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) gives NIU undergraduate students the opportunity to conduct paid, faculty-mentored, research during the...

Thinking About Bad Bodies: A Lecture with Eli Clare

Come listen to Eli Clare use story-telling and poetry to examine the damage done by the notion of defectiveness. This event is open to the NIU & DeKalb...

"Golden" Alumni Two-Person Exhibition Award: Amy Fleming and John Nester

Reception: January 23, 5:00-6:30 PM Exhibition showcasing the work by NIU School of Art and Design alumni Amy Fleming and John Nestor.

"Vanishing Art from Myanmar:  Buddhist Reverse Glass Painting Traditions Exhibition"

Once very popular in Asia from the 18th to the mid-20th century, the reverse glass painting (RGP) art form was inspired by the European tradition of painting...

Annual Juried Blick Art Materials Ars Nova Exhibition

Annual juried exhibition featuring works by current NIU School of Art and Design students. Exhibition sponsored by Blick Art Materials.

Annual Juried Blick Art Materials Ars Nova Exhibition

Annual juried exhibition featuring works by current NIU School of Art and Design students. Exhibition sponsored by Blick Art Materials. Reception, Juror's...

BMI Tie Sale

Need a new tie? Black Male Initiative will be selling ties in Barsema Hall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Community College Art Faculty and Juried Student Exhibition

Exhibition of art work from area community college art faculty and juried exhibition of community college art student work. Closing reception February 15 ...

For the Love of Humans: A History of Dogs

For the Love of Humans: A History of Dogs will take you on a journey through the timeless relationship between dogs and humans. Explore the early...

The Power of Listening

One of the most important skills required of anyone who wants to be an excellent communicator is that of being able to listen effectively. However, there are...

Transparent Factors in Form and Content

Transparent Factors presents literal and figurative interpretations and investigations along the spectrum of transparency, translucency and opacity. Artists...

Law Library Book Club Discussion: 'Life Sentences' by Laura Lippman

"Author Cassandra Fallows believes she may have found the story that could become her next bestseller. When she was a girl growing up in a racially diverse...

Facts and Snacks Workshop

Our second workshop of the semester features a panel discussion of career experts from NIU's Career Services. The workshop will help prepare students for the...

Searching for Excellence

Searching for Excellence - A search committee's guide for recruiting diverse faculty and staff. This training is for those who will participate in a faculty...

Center for the Study of Women, Gender and Sexuality - Graduate Colloquium Seminar

Eli Clare, Speaker, will give a seminar entitled "Gawking, Gaping, Staring: Living in Marked Bodies"

Flash Tour

Only have a minute to spare? Drop-in and join us for a quick two minute art talk. Tuesday 2:30 p.m. Wednesday 3:30 p.m. Thursday 12:30 p.m. Thursday 5:15...

Career Fair Preparation Workshop

This is an educational event focused on preparing students to attend the career fairs. Topics include: professional appearance, name tags, researching...

Diversity Dialogues Series: Rest in Power Trayvon Martin

A docuseries of six 45 minute episodes, facilitated by Dr. Joe Flynn and Dr. Simon Weffer, that explores the life and legacy of Trayvon Martin, whose death...

Diversity Dialogues Series: Rest in Power Trayvon Martin (Justice for George)

Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story is a docuseries of six 45-minute episodes, facilitated by Dr. Joe Flynn and Dr. Simon Weffer, that explores the life...

Outdoor Adventures: Epic Summer Informational Meetings

Want to learn more about our summer trips? Stop by on one of the following dates and see what our exciting adventure is all about this summer! If you can't...

Visiting Artist Talk: Chris Bradley

Chris Bradley, born 1982, USA, is an artist based in Chicago working predominantly in the field of sculpture. His recent exhibition history includes solo...

IDEAL-NIU Intrapreneurship Information Session

Join IDEAL INDUSTRIES Executives for program details (and FREE Pizza) to learn about the IDEAL-NIU Intrapreneurship Program. We are looking for top...

Mortar Board Senior Honors Society Information Session

Mortar Board is currently recruiting students to apply for membership in the 2019-2020 chapter at NIU. Mortar Board is open to current or rising seniors (90...

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball at Western Michigan

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball at Western Michigan TV: ESPN+ Streaming Video:...

Sigma Lambda Beta Informational's

Informational event for interested members to get to know more about the organization. With these informational's we describe our pillars and what the...

STEM Café: Mapping the Future

Philip Young, Research Associate and Director, NIU Geovisual Mapping Lab Ryan James, Associate Professor, NIU Geographic and Atmospheric Sciences We’ve come...

Tuesday, February 12