Events

Friday, July 17

NIU Week in Chicago

NIU’s 125th Anniversary will be celebrated in the city of Chicago with a pop-up store, performances by some of our talented students, a celebratory alumni...

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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...

Summer Learning Opportunities at Danfoss

Engage with technology and business leaders at Danfoss over the summer through seminars, mentoring, and project-based training. Interested in next steps?...

Virtual Event
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PAL offers appointment-based online tutoring for the summer term beginning June 15. go.niu.edu/pal to register with the scheduler. The scheduler will open...

Fashion Studio Day Camp

During this day camp for students in grades 8-12, participants will create a fashion color forecast and experiment with fashion design using the Adobe...

NIU STEAM Virtual Summer Institute

STEAM up your summer learning at the NIU STEAM Virtual Summer Institute. Starting on July 6, the NIU STEAM team is offering four interactive weeks of...

Online STEAM Camp: Exploring Careers in Science

To build a career in science, you’ll need more than just factual knowledge. You’ll also need curiosity, wonder and imagination, as well as a healthy...

9 AM
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Online STEAM Camp: Find Your Voice: Digital Media Career Exploration

We know you’ve got something to say and we want to help you be heard! Join us for a four-week-long STEAM summer experience all about creating digital media....

9 AM
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Online STEAM Camp: High School Creative Writing

Join our online community of creative writers! From your own home, develop your writing craft with a supportive group of like-minded creative people driven...

Online STEAM Camp: Minecraft Virtual World Designer

Are you interested in Minecraft, block and JavaScript programming, modifying skins, 3D development or video games? This fun online camp helps to develop...

12 PM
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Online STEAM Camp: STEM Read: Science + Fiction Camp

Get ready to science up your fiction! Every great leap forward starts with a burst of creativity. Someone sees the world as it is, dreams of what it could...

12 PM
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Less Commonly Taught Languages Virtual Career Fair

The Less Commonly Taught Languages Career Fair connects speakers of LCTLs with professional development and career opportunities in the public and private...

1:30 PM
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Summer Virtual Open House - July 2020

Join us Friday, July 17 from 1:30 to 4 PM for a special virtual event where you’ll learn more about financial aid, student life, campus resources, academic...

1:30 PM
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Play Fortnite and Super Smash Brothers Ultimate Online with NIU Esports

Looking to destress and make connections while you’re indoors? We invite community members of all ages to play Fortnite or Super Smash Brothers Ultimate with...

2 PM
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Play Fortnite and Super Smash Brothers Ultimate Online with NIU Esports

Looking to destress and make connections while you’re indoors? We invite community members of all ages to play Fortnite or Super Smash Brothers Ultimate with...

7 PM
Virtual Event

Friday, July 17