Wednesday, October 28

Department of Anthropology Virtual Graduate Colloquium - Seminar

Dr. Amanda Logan, Professor at Northwestern University will give a seminar entitled "Environmental and Ethnoarchaeology of Food."

Virtual Event
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...

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

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...

"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: Eight American Stories

We discuss the deeds of eight Americans: an escaped slave, an Irish rebel sentenced to death, an upper middle-class woman who founded the American Red Cross,...

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...

Ask Us Anything – Talk with NIU Career Services

Have a career planning question that needs an answer? Join this week’s Ask Us Anything session to talk with staff from NIU Career Services. We’ll describe...

11 AM
Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Events: Interpersonal Experiences with Diversity at Work

Presented by Ruth Imose, NIU Department of Psychology. This is a virtual event. More information for accessing the event will be sent to you by email after...

12 PM
Virtual Event
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The NIU Autism Caregiver Group is virtual this year! If you would like to join our Caregiver Coffee Chat, please RSVP by emailing Allison Gladfelter at...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Resource Panel: Preventing and Responding to Sexual Assault on Campus

Resource Panel: Preventing and Responding to Sexual Assault on Campus Join the Pick Museum of Anthropology and the Center for the Study of Women, Gender and...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Lifelong Learning Institute: Notables

Since its beginning, LLI has had weekly talks by experts, most often NIU faculty. We're continuing that tradition on Zoom this fall, so come join us for our...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
**ONLINE** Wisdom Wednesday: Book Chat on Karen Costa's 99 Tips for Creating Simple and Sustainable Educational Videos

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM In a book chat, we read the book so you don’t have to! For our...

2 PM
Virtual Event
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...

3 PM
Virtual Event
College of Education Virtual Open House

Are you exploring undergraduate program options in the NIU College of Education? Our NIU College of Education Virtual Event will be held from 4:00 to 5:30...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Anthropology Virtual Graduate Colloquium - Lecture

Dr. Amanda Logan, Professor at Northwestern University will give a lecture entitled "Excavating Histories of Food Security in Africa".

5 PM
Virtual Event
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Learn to prepare for internship and job interviews by attending this one-hour workshop. We’ll cover steps to take before, during, and after the interview,...

5 PM
Virtual Event
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Accounting Internship Preparation Program: January 6-8, 2021 Deadline to Apply: Monday, November 9, 2020 Do you see a future in...

5 PM
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NIU Illustration Visiting Artist Talk - Gawki

Ki, a biracial, poly-am, pan, vegetarian, indie artist who focuses primarily on creating content that reflects what it’s like being these, dabbles in fantasy...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Well-O-Ween: Paint Night

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 fourth one in...

5 PM
Virtual Event
STEM Fest - The Science Behind Haunted Houses

In haunted houses, as in theater, there’s a fine line between pretend and real. For a good “scare” to work, the central nervous system must be tricked into...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Say BOO to Cancer!

This will be our third event of LTA Spooktober Week. The purpose of this event is to raise awareness for our national philanthropy, St. Jude Children's...

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...

Hall-O-Week: Stevenson Journey to Candyland

A Sweet Treat Scavenger Hunt in Stevenson! Contact: Elbia Del Llano ( and Lindsey Komes ( This event is only open to...

Wednesday, October 28