Events

Tuesday, October 27

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...

Hall-O-Week: New Hall-O-Ween Cluster Decorating Contest

New Hall students are encouraged to work with their CA or independently to decorate one of the cluster doors that their CA oversees. There will be three...

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...

Online Voter Registration Assistance

Are you registered to vote? Do you have a plan for voting in our unusual circumstances this year? Check out the Huskies Vote website for more ...

Virtual Event
Paws to the Polls

Join your fellow Huskies for early voting! Students should meet at the designated places below at their designated times if they are interested in...

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...

Fraud prevention during a pandemic

NIU Accountancy alumnus Dave Friedman and the Daily Herald news organization are hosting a webinar on October 27 at 9:00 am on fraud prevention and how the...

9 AM
Virtual Event
Well-O-Ween: Yoga

Join us for a Halloween-themed wellness week with virtual activities each day to help you de-stress and practice self-care! This event is the third one in...

9 AM
Virtual Event
"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...

Financial Literacy Program - First Year Success Series

In this presentation, we will review financial aid and student account basics and learn about upcoming financial aid and scholarship deadlines. Know how to...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Lifelong Learning Institute: The National Barn Dance, 1924-1933 Era

In 1923, the U.S. population was largely rural, radio was a new medium, Sears-Roebuck was a retail giant, and Julius Rosenwald decided to lock in a huge...

10 AM
Virtual Event
NIU School of Art and Design Faculty Biennial Continuum

Shown every two years, this invitational exhibit features recent artwork and scholarship by current faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the...

**ONLINE** Teaching Tuesday: Creating Authentic Experiences for Your Online Course

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM When designing an online course, remember everything doesn't...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Navigating HeinOnline

HeinOnline provides several databases helpful for legal research including legal histories, law review/journals, American Law Institute, Uniform Law...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Resume Q & A

Working on your resume? Have a few questions and need some guidance? Join a virtual drop-in 30 minute group session with other NIU students led by a Career...

12:30 PM
Virtual Event
**ONLINE** Engaging College Students Using Active Learning Techniques

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Our knowledge of how students learn has grown significantly over...

Teaching Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Project-based learning benefits students—and can also be a point...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Finding Forward

This is a 4-session virtual workshop for anyone wanting to boost their resilience to respond to life demands, COVID-19 transitions, and painful emotions in...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Lifelong Learning Institute: Traveling with Waldemar through Art History

We will travel the continents, tramp the roads, and Waldemar Januszczak, British art critic, will give us (as only he can) the stories of art and artists....

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University logo

Whether you're creating your first resume or updating an existing resume, attend this one-hour workshop. You'll learn the essentials of a good resume, along...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Realizing Your Potential: The Employee’s Guide to Moving from Good to Great

Is there really a difference between being a good employee and a great one? You bet there is! And it’s a difference only you can create. Learning just a few...

2 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
JobsPLUS Event - Fundamentals of Financial Planning, Professional and Personal Development, and Leadership

Learn from Northwestern Mutual – Greater Chicago’s Managing Partner Tom Goris about financial planning fundamentals, personal and professional development,...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

** ONLINE ** If you want to ensure your resume does not disappear into the abyss of the internet and actually makes its way into the hands of a human...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, 4 to 5:15 p.m. ** ONLINE ** If you want to ensure that your résumé doesn’t disappear into the abyss of the internet and actually...

Tea Tuesdays with Dean Hill

Law students - bring your favorite tea or coffee and topic of discussion to this informal virtual meeting time with Dean Hill. Come for five minutes or stay...

Graduate and Professional School Virtual Fair

Students, alumni, and community members who are interested in graduate and professional school can visit with recruiters to gather information from a variety...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Students studying

Accounting Internship Preparation Program: January 6-8, 2021 Deadline to Apply: Monday, November 9, 2020 www.icpas.org/mtww Do you see a future in...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Hall-O-Week: New Hall Haunted Trail

Have you ever wondered how New Hall got its name? While many have speculated, the truth is that it is named after the ghost that haunts the land New Hall...

Spooky Movie Night

Come and watch a Halloween Classic : Hocus Pocus in Sandburg Auditorium with CAB. Space is Limited. Masks are required. Learn more at...

Spooky News Segment

This will be our second event of LTA Spooktober Week. This is an educational event that discusses current events that are happening around the world. This...

Tuesday, October 27