Events

Monday, October 5

Huskie Shuffle .125K

Calling all Huskies! Register today for the NIU Alumni Association’s Huskie Shuffle, which will be a virtual .125K fun run. Why a .125K? In honor of NIU’s...

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Huskies Invest Virtual Golf Outing

Get your foursome together and play a scramble, or play as an individual. Any level of golfer can win as you purchase or earn mulligans and enter contests by...

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JobsPLUS Event: Building Trust

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by October 23. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

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JobsPLUS Event: Communicating about Culturally Sensitive Issues

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by October 23. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

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JobsPLUS Event: Communication Foundations

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by October 23. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

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JobsPLUS Event: Digital Networking Strategies

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by October 23. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

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JobsPLUS Event: Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by October 23. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

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JobsPLUS Event: Skills for Inclusive Conversations

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by October 23. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

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NIU Homecoming 2020

History of Huskie Pride. October 5-11, 2020. Check out all the 2020 NIU Homecoming events.

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...

STEMFest Maker Mondays: Studying Stink Bugs and Exploring Insects

Learn about insects, the most diverse and numerous animals on the planet, with two fun videos followed by activities. Video One Studying Stink Bugs and...

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Window Decorating Competition

NIU students are encouraged to decorate the windows of their residence hall rooms or their apartments in celebration of Homecoming Week. Below are the...

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Spring 2020; all tutoring for Fall 2020 online.

October 5 - 11 is National Tutor Appreciation Week. Let your PAL tutor know you appreciate their work by sending a message of thanks to pal@niu.edu.

8 AM
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Marketing Yourself: Showcasing Your Skills for Employers  (formerly – Resume Writing)

Whether you need to prepare your first résumé or want to brush up on your résumé writing skills, during this workshop participants will review writing tips...

10 AM
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So You Think You Can Stroll Virtual Stroll Event

So You Think You Can Stroll is a video entry stroll competition hosted by the ladies of Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority Inc. Theta Chapter. This...

10 AM
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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...

10:30 AM
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Worldwide College Tours  Fair

Come meet the International Admissions representative. All virtual fairs are open for everyone interested in an international education. We welcome all...

11 AM
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Marisol LeBrón, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies, University of Texas at Austin

Marisol LeBrón, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies, University of Texas at Austin. An interdisciplinary scholar, Dr....

12 PM
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Coping Through COVID-19: Stress Management Webinar

Prioritize your wellness, your mental health, your physical health… Prioritize YOU with self-care! Join our free self-care webinar series, called Coping...

4 PM
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Professor Jason J. Keleher  - Chemistry & Biochemistry Virtual Graduate Colloquium Seminar

Professor Jason J. Keleher, Department of Chemistry, Lewis University. Title: Exploring the Physiochemical Ecosystem to Unravel Critical Interactions that...

4 PM
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Abbie H. Brown, Ph.D.

Educators grow from good to great by knowing when to play it safe and when to take a chance. This talk examines the history and importance of instructional...

4:15 PM
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Department of Educational Technology, Research and Assessment - Virtual Graduate Colloquium Lecture

Dr. Abbie Brown, Professor, at East Carolina University will give a lecture entitled "Beyond Instructional Designer Models: Lessons Learned From Fast Food,...

5 PM
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NIU Esports and STEMFest’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament

Interested in having some good old fashioned Super Smash Bros. fun? Join NIU Esports and STEM Fest's Online Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament! Join one...

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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Monday, October 5