Events

Thursday, September 17

110% Huskie Pride

DeKalb has a 100% Huskie Pride. The extra 10% is a gift to NIU students. NIU students with a current valid ID will receive 10% off at over 50 participating...

NIU Window/Door Decorating Competition

Win a Free Huskie Pride T-Shirt of your choosing! Opens: Thursday, September 17th Closes: Monday, September 21th (11:59pm) On Campus in the Halls -...

12 AM
Virtual Event
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...

Tell us what you think: Huskie Pulse Survey (Second week of classes)

NIU is interested in understanding your experience to ensure we are best able to support your needs throughout the semester. To help us with this, please...

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...

9 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
Virtually Possible: Engaging Your Alumni During COVID-19

In this time of coronavirus, many of us are in search of best practices for the virtual interactions we rely on, both personally and professionally. The...

10:30 AM
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CODE 1 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...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Social Justice Town Hall: The Power of Your Vote

This series of town halls will outline the importance of civic engagement, voter suppression and how to combat it, the historic context of voting rights, and...

11 AM
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NIU Law Constitution Day Panel

The NIU College of Law is hosting its annual Supreme Court Roundup in celebration of Constitution Day. The panel features College of Law faculty, who will...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Resume Q & A

Working on your resume? Have a few questions and need some guidance? Join a 30-minute virtual drop-in group session with other NIU students led by a Career...

1 PM
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Commercial Card Introductory Training

Required training for new cardholders, transaction approvers and proxies. Please email Cardservices@niu.edu if you plan to attend.

1:30 PM
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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
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**ONLINE** Technology Thursday: Introduction to Live Online Classes Using Blackboard Collaborate

Thursday, September 17, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Many faculty consider live, personal interaction to be the...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Creating a Productive Thesis/Dissertation Committee

This presentation will address the process of choosing committee members, fostering strong working relationships with them, maintaining productive...

4 PM
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Campus

**ONLINE** This interactive presentation will address the process of choosing committee members, fostering strong working relationships with them,...

4 PM
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Campus

**ONLINE** Typos, who vs. whom, dangling modifiers, split infinitives, active vs. passive voice, concision. This workshop will discuss effective proofreading...

4 PM
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Virtual Honors Graduate Admissions Fair

We have partnered with various departments and programs on campus to facilitate admission into specific NIU graduate programs. This benefit allows you to...

Yoga in the Gardens

Update 9/11/2020: Due to the recent uptick of postive COVID cases, the University is limiting in-person activities and interactions until Monday, Sept. 28....

Virtual Presentation by Loyola Medical School

This event is a virtual ZOOM presentation by an admissions counselor from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. The presentation is going to...

5 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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A Virtual Conversation About the Racist Incident at the Center for Black Studies

The University is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting to discuss the racist incident that occurred this morning. The conversation will begin at 8 p.m....

8 PM
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Game Night with alpha Kappa Delta Phi!

Join the sxsters of akdphi for a fun, virtual game night! Join through Zoom! Meeting ID: 862 644 6303 Password: 245911 Learn more at...

8 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 17