Events

Thursday, October 22

Early Voting for the General Election in Illinois

If you are registered to vote in DeKalb, you can cast your early vote in-person at Holmes Student Center in the Gallery Lounge. Remember, if you completed...

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...

Spring 2021- Student Engagement Fund Application Deadline

Spring Application Deadline 11/1/2020 The Student Engagement Fund (SEF) supports undergraduate students working on faculty-mentored research and...

Wear Purple Day

National Purple Thursday Join Huskies and the nation by wearing purple clothing on Oct. 22 to support those affected by domestic violence. Take a selfie and...

"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
Virtual Event
Panhellenic Sisterhood

We are planning to do a Panhellenic Sisterhood event on Thursday October 22nd. that will consist of a bonfire at the Lagoon fire pit area. We are going to...

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
Virtual Event
**ONLINE** Examining and Mitigating Implicit Bias

Thursday, October 22, 2020 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM Reflecting on our own implicit biases is especially important...

QUIC Online Speaker Series

The Qualitative Inquiry Collaborative (QUIC) Online Speaker Series highlights varied qualitative research designs, methods, and approaches through...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Biological Sciences - Virtual Graduate Colloquium - Seminar - Dr. Jessie Arneson

Dr. Jessie Arneson; host: Brenda Anak Ganeng (with Dr. Heather Bergan-Roller)

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Students in class

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...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
STEAM Studio Fall Preview –  Minecraft Virtual World Designer

Are you interested in Minecraft, block and JavaScript programming, modifying skins, 3D development or video games? Join us for this four-session STEAM Studio...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

** ONLINE ** The ongoing uncertainty related to the coronavirus pandemic makes the prospect of looking for job or internship even more challenging. So, what...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Everybody Poops: A Discussion of Fiber, Prebiotics, Probiotics and Gut Bacteria

Ever wonder what the microbiome really is? Do you want to know the real difference between a prebiotic and a probiotic? And what is all this talk about...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Dr. john a. powell

Belonging featuring Dr. john a. powell was a collaborative event hosted by Northern Illinois University and the City of DeKalb that brought community members...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Rocket League: NIU Varsity Esports vs. University of Ohio

Watch the action as Northern Illinois University takes on the University of Ohio in Rocket League. Games start at 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. and can be watched...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Free Throw Tournament

Free to play! Registration is from Sept. 28 - Oct. 22 Register on IMLeagues using your Z-ID For information, visit...

Thursday, October 22