Events

Thursday, November 12

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...

Sleight of Hand Art Exhibition

The first year graduate students in NIU's MFA program will host a fall 2020 art exhibition entitled Sleight of Hand. The exhibition will run from Nov. 10-17...

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...

Virtual Event
Board of Trustees (BOT) Meeting - Live stream now available

The Board of Trustees meeting is available to be viewed as a live stream in Microsoft Teams. To view specifics about each board meeting, visit...

8:30 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...

SPS Council Meeting (Virtual)

The Council meets on the second Thursday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. All SPS personnel are welcome to attend any meeting. All meetings are...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Social Justice Town Hall: Decolonize Your Mind

These town halls will discuss colonization, American imperialism, and how to combat these pervasive forces to decolonize your mind and work and center...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Millennial Masters Featured at the Depot in Holmes Student Center

Millennial Masters Featured at the Depot in Holmes Student Center Only $7.99 Dates available November 12, 2020 Hot Entrée: A Thanksgiving Twist...

Non-Profit Employer Panel & Discussion with Peace Corps, AUSL, City Year & SAGA

Not sure of your career path or need to build your resume with meaningful work or service experience? Meet with these organizations to learn about how...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Huskies Get Hired Tips and Tricks

Huskies Get Hired is the system NIU students use to find openings for on campus employment, off campus part-time jobs, internships, and jobs for after...

1 PM
Virtual Event
 Virtual Info Session - M.S.Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs

Come to a virtual info session hosted by Cristian Baeza, a current second year student in the Higher Education and Student Affairs M.S.Ed. program at NIU....

2 PM
Virtual Event
Technology Thursdays

Thursday, November 12, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM The Blackboard Ultra course view the Grade Book is a useful...

2 PM
Virtual Event
CODE 2

CODE is designed to engage students, faculty and staff in learning about the cultural differences that shape our world. The main goal of the program is to...

2 PM
Virtual Event
CODE 2 Workshops - First Year Success Series

Our First Year Success Series will be partnering with Academic Diversity, Equity and Inclusion on offering CODE workshops for our first year students to...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Secrets to Writing a Federal Resume

Writing a federal resume is a bit more complicated than writing one for other types of jobs. Attend this session to learn tips and tricks to help your resume...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Research and Artistry Series

Dr. Melissa Adams-Campbell (English) and Dr. Natalie Joy (History) will discuss their recent collaborations to draw awareness to Northern Illinois's Native...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Applying for Graduate School-Honors Sponsored

Come get some tips and tricks from our Honors Director Dr. Radasanu about applying to Graduate School. Please register in advance for Zoom link!

3 PM
Virtual Event
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...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Forward Together: Celebrating NIU’s Native American Past, Present, and Future

Dr. Melissa Adams-Campbell (English) and Dr. Natalie Joy (History) will discuss their recent collaborations to draw awareness to Northern Illinois's Native...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Biological Sciences - Virtual Graduate Colloquium - Seminar - Dr. Jan Dahl

Dr. Jan Dahl, Illinois State University, will be presenting research entitled "Pseudomonas aeruginosa defense systems against microbicidal oxidants".

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
NIU ACM presents James Weaver of IBM Quantum Computing

James Weaver is a developer, author, and speaker with a passion for quantum computing. He is a Java Champion, and a JavaOne Rockstar. James has written...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
NIU Recreation Pop Up Shop

We have a huge selection of over 700 brand-new T-shirts from past events hosted by NIU Recreation including Intramurals, Rec Rewards, Homecoming 5K, and...

Campus

Thursday, November 12, 2020 from 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM ** ONLINE ** If you want to ensure your resume does not...

Career Options for English Majors: Plan with Confidence, Part 2

Ready to explore and expand the career options available to you as an English major? Join us for a workshop series designed to help you learn the steps to...

4:30 PM
Virtual Event
The Engineering Hour

Got questions about engineering and the engineering programs at NIU? Stop in (virtually) and video chat with us to get answers. Learn about careers in...

4:30 PM
Virtual Event
Kayla Schlipf - Visiting Artist

Redefining Success: When Illustration is more than just a job BFA Alumnus Kayla Schlipf will give a virtual presentation via ZOOM discussing her transition...

5 PM
Virtual Event
If you have a question ask. Bear raising hand.

Stop by the Zoom Room to chat with Outdoor Adventure Graduate Assistants about any questions you may have regarding the great outdoors in general or any...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Researching the Reverse Glass Painting Tradition Across Buddhist Southeast Asia with Dr. Catherine Raymond

The unique Burma Art Collection at Northern Illinois University encompasses one of the best assemblages of Burmese reverse glass painting from the 19th to...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Michael Allosso, award-winning and top ranked communications expert

Michael Allosso (www.michaelallosso.com) is an award-winning master communications expert and self-awareness specialist who will help you learn how to make...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Virtual Info Session - Community College Leadership Ed.D. Program

Learn more about the Community College Leadership Ed.D. at Northern Illinois University including the admissions process, coursework and the dissertation of...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Movie Night - Hurricane Season

Join Campus Activities Board to enjoy the movie Hurricane Season! Learn more at http://niu.presence.io/event/movie-night

Domestic Violence Awareness - Canvas Painting

To raise awareness of domestic violence, the sisters of Alpha Phi Gamma would like to invite anyone is is willing to learn about domestic abuse or is willing...

7:30 PM
Virtual Event
Tanner Longfellow, Senior Viola Recital-Limited Seating

Also available on Live Webcast! https://www.niu.edu/music/performances/index.shtml

Thursday, November 12