Events

Friday, July 31

Engineering

Engineers are the link between mathematical and scientific concepts and practical, commercial applications. They work in teams to develop, test and produce...

Engineering Amusement

Back by popular demand! Campers will learn the ups and downs of how their favorite amusement park attractions work and learn how engineers optimize energy...

Health Careers

In this track, you’ll investigate many of the ways in which scientists are helping people live healthier lives. We’ll meet with pharmacologists, biomedical...

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...

Product Design

Do you have a great idea for a product? Stretch your skills and ingenuity as you learn how to take your idea through the product design cycle, from design to...

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
Video Game Design & Development

Are you interested in video games, animation or computer programming? Have you ever wanted to develop your own video game? Designing video games involves...

laptop

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...

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: Creative Writing Middle School

Do you love to express your creativity through writing? Join Creative Writing Middle School Camp to sharpen your skills in writing stories, poetry and...

9 AM
Virtual Event
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
Virtual Event
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
Virtual Event
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
Virtual Event
Online STEAM Camp: Video Game Design with GameMaker

Interested in making your own video games but don't know where to start? In this camp we will cover the game development engine GameMaker. Instruction will...

12 PM
Virtual Event
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
Virtual Event
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 31