Events

Thursday, January 23

 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,...

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Internship Application Period

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), one of Minnesota’s largest state agencies, offers a broad range of paid internships for college...

NIU Business Olympics 2020 Registration

Calling all high school and community college students: register for the NIU Business Olympics. The event has five business challenges and real prize money...

NIU 125 Years logo

NIU’s 125th Anniversary will be celebrated throughout calendar year 2020. Throughout the year there will be anniversary-themed events, including...

Summer Student Engagement Fund Applications: Open

Summer Student Engagement Fund (SEF): Application Deadline 2/28 The Student Engagement Fund (SEF) supports undergraduate students working on...

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

Exhibition showcasing the wrok by NIU School of Art and Design alumni Amy Fleming and John Nester, running from January 21 - February 27, 2020.

**ONLINE** 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...

NIU School of Art and Design Faculty Biennial Exhibition

Presented every two years, this exhibition features recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art...

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...

Procurement training session – Competitive Small Purchases Greater than or equal to $20,000

Procurement has scheduled several training sessions to assist those who have purchasing responsibilities within their departments and divisions to meet the...

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...

Univeristy Honors Program-Applying for Graduate School

Come find out everything you need to know about applying to grad school from University Honors Program Director Andrea Radasanu.

student at job fair

The University Honors Program offers regularly scheduled workshops on the logistics of completing a Senior Capstone. In the semester prior to enrollment,...

Unpacking Research Articles

**ONLINE** This interactive workshop models strategies for you to effectively read, understand, and use stacks of material to frame and design a research...

Writing a Thesis in Engineering

**ONLINE** This presentation is designed specifically for current or prospective thesis writers in the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology....

Writing a Thesis/Dissertation in Engineering

This presentation is designed specifically for thesis/dissertation writers in the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology. Thesis Office staff will...

Mission in library

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...

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

"Golden" Alumni Two-Person Exhibition Award: Amy Fleming and John Nester. Reception on January 23, 2020 from 5:00-6:30 PM. Exhibition showcasing the work...

student at job fair

District 187 is hosting a series of Recruitment Open Houses. If you are passionate about the power of teaching and committed to ensuring every student gets...

Peer Educator Informational Session

Would you like to become a Peer Educator? Come learn about the PE position and how you can make an impact with our first-year students through mentoring in...

Pinoy Karaoke Night

Filipinos love to sing in the karaoke. It is one event where people get together, have fun, and just sing their hearts out with their favorite songs. All NIU...

Student Open Forum on Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act

Students are invited to join us for an Open Forum on the Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act. This is a chance to ask the questions that are on your...

Academic Event: Penguin Planning

Want to get organized for the semester? Bring your planner, and join us for our planner party! Hosted By: Kappa Delta Chi Additional Information can be found...

Rocket League Thursdays

Use our keyboards and mice or bring your own. Console controllers are welcome.$10 entrance fee

Andrew Glendening, Faculty Trombone Recital

Everything Happens for the First Time (2018) by Mark Dancigers Clef Hanger (2011) by Jan Bach I was like Wow! (2003) by JacobTV Der Heroszupfer (2019)...

DeKalb Campus Ministry (Campus Advance)

Come chat and listen to the conversations that we discuss relating to the Bible!!! Everyone is welcome!!!

Thursday, January 23