Events

Thursday, November 5

Employee Assistance Program Post-Election Debrief Sessions

The months and weeks leading up to this Election Day have been some of the most contentious in history. Even after the winner has been announced, you may...

Virtual Event
Huskie Election Reflection Session for Students

Various Huskie Election Reflection sessions will be hosted throughout the week to help you process with others. Pre-registration is encouraged. Wednesday,...

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...

Operating Staff Council General Meeting

The Operating Staff Council meets the first Thursday of each month at 9:00 a.m. All meetings are open to the public and will be accessible via Teams

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...

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...

10 AM
Virtual Event
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
Blackboard

Thursday, November 5, 2020 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM With the next generation of online courses now well underway,...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Technology Thursdays

Thursday, November 5, 2020 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Kaltura Capture is a new tool that allows you to easily...

11 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
Worldwide College Tour Virtual Fair

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

11 AM
Virtual Event
GSA - US General Services Administration - Company Presentation

GSA - US General Services Administration Information Session Company Presentation Description GSA - The Best Careers Paths You Never Hear About With...

11:30 AM
Virtual Event
MINIMISH CAFE  at the Depot HSC

Minimish Café Located at Holmes Student Center -DEPOT Taco stuffed shells Cheesy Taco stuffed shells made with jumbo pasta shells,...

Lagoon Rentals

NIU Outdoor Adventures is loving this warm weather this week. Staff will meet you at the East Lagoon for hourly boat rentals. Please choose from 3 p.m. or 4...

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...

1 PM
Virtual Event
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
Respondus

Thursday, November 5, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM This comprehensive training webinar delivered by Respondus...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Biological Sciences - FUSION - Elizabeth Taylor and Elizabeth Wyman

Graduate students in diverse fields of biology present their research

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Department of History Virtual Graduate Colloquium - Lecture

Dr. Rebecca Shumway, Professor at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will give a lecture entitled "Atlantic Creoles and Africian Nationalists in 19th Century...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

** ONLINE ** Learn how to use NIU’s interactive Dashboard to find tailored career information based on the current labor market. The Dashboard is unique in...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Thursday, November 5, 2020 from 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM ** ONLINE ** Learn how to use NIU’s interactive Dashboard to...

Schaumburg CCSD #54 - Impact the Future

Located just 30 minutes from Chicago, School District 54 offers a competitive salary and benefits; a positive, collaborative culture; innovative teaching...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Career Options for English Majors: Plan with Confidence, Part 1

Ready to explore and expand the career options available to you as an English major? Join us for an online workshop series where you’ll 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
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
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
Rocket League: NIU Varsity Esports vs. University of Toledo

NIU's Varsity Rocket League team competes against University of Toledo in the Esports Collegiate Conference. Games start at 6 p.m. and will be streamed live...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Sister Circle

Join us for a check in regarding the Presidential election results and an engaging conversation about graduate school. Sister Circles are spaces for...

6 PM
Virtual Event
3-Point Tournament

Free to join! Registration is from Oct. 12 - Nov. 5. Register on IMLeagues using your Z-ID For information, visit...

Papers for the People: A Dime Novel Symposium

NIU, in coordination with Villanova University, will be hosting a virtual symposium on the dime novel on Wednesday, November 4th and Thursday, November 5th...

6:30 PM
Virtual Event
Election 2020: Ask NIU Experts

After the election has ended on Nov. 3, a roundtable of faculty from NIU's Department of Political Science and the College of Law will answer your questions...

7 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, November 5