Events

Thursday, October 1

Huskie Pulse Survey (Sixth Week of Classes)

NIU is interested in understanding your experience to ensure we are best able to support your needs throughout the semester. To help us with this, please...

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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...

Red and Black fashion show photo submission deadline

We are celebrating our 125th anniversary in style with a virtual fashion show. Students, faculty, staff, alumni, future Huskies, fans and even our furry...

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Non-profit Compensation:  How to create a plan that impacts

Compensation plans create equity in an organization, attract top notch talent and are a basis for budgeting. Yet, how do you set a plan and ensure that you...

9 AM
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Operating Staff Council General Meeting

The Operating Staff Council meets the first Thursday of each month at 9:00 a.m. All meetings are open to the public and will be accessible via Teams

9 AM
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"Swept Under the Rug" Exhibition

The Swept Under the Rug exhibition aims to shed light on the widespread impact of sexual violence on survivors in our local community and will create space...

Lifelong Learning Institute: Election Year Politics: 2020 Edition

There were the usual — and unusual — primaries and conventions, but this election year is truly unique, thanks to COVID-19. We’ll start with a look back at...

10 AM
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Social Justice Town Hall: Whiteness and the Construction of Race

These town halls will discuss the construction of race, how whiteness is manifested in society, and how these ideas are duplicated by systems of oppression.

11 AM
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Respondus

Thursday, October 1, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM This comprehensive training webinar delivered by Respondus staff. It is intended for instructors who plan...

12 PM
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"Art and Soul" BLM street painting event

The Center for Black Studies and the College of Visual and Performing Arts are hosting an art for social justice event, "Art and Soul." The event will be...

Dissertation Defense - Maxwell Hoover (REMOTE)

"A Preliminary Investigation into the Concept of English Literature Through the Examination of Glossary Definitions, Proposals of 'X as Literature,' and Two...

1 PM
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Lifelong Learning Institute: The Truth and Life of Myth

Typically, we dismiss wild rumors, fake cures, and crackpot claims by labeling them “myths,” meaning that only fools and frauds insist they are true. Calling...

1:30 PM
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Technology Thursdays

Thursday, October 1, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Discover how to transform you Kaltura video into an interactive quiz! We will explore grading options,...

2 PM
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Department of Biological Sciences - FUSION seminar

Two biology graduate students or postdocs from different specialty areas will share their work to a broad audience. This week we are pleased to welcome...

3:30 PM
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Students in class

Spring 2021 will be here before you know it! To help start the conversation on how to prepare for your first advising appointment, our First Year Success...

5 PM
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Interviewing: The Essentials

Interviewing – The Essentials Learn to prepare for internship and job interviews by attending this one-hour workshop. We’ll cover steps to take before,...

5 PM
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ZOOM Presentation by Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine

This event is a virtual ZOOM presentation by an admissions recruiter from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin...

5 PM
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JobsPLUS Event: Connecting Through Networks - How connections can benefit you during and after college

This is a virtual event. More information for accessing the event will be sent to you by email after registering. Learn from representatives of NIU Alumni...

5:30 PM
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NBA 2k21 League

FREE to play! This league is completely virtual. Registration is from Aug. 24 - Sept. 10 Register on IMLeagues using your Z-ID For information, visit...

6 PM
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Billiards 8-Ball Tournament

2-person teams; Alternating Shot Format Pre-Registration required at Bowling Services Counter in the Huskie Den. Registration available 9/30 11am-7pm and...

Thursday, October 1