Events

Tuesday, September 22

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...

National Voter Registration Day

“Voting is your civic duty.” This is a pretty common sentiment, especially each November as Election Day approaches. Participating in elections is one of the...

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
Birding Hike

This bird hike is for those who like to get up early to catch birds at first light. We will be walking through the Taft Trails to I.D. any of the morning...

Commercial Card Introductory Training

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

9 AM
Virtual Event
Lifelong Learning Institute: The National Barn Dance, 1924-1933 Era

In 1923, the U.S. population was largely rural, radio was a new medium, Sears-Roebuck was a retail giant, and Julius Rosenwald decided to lock in a huge...

10 AM
Virtual Event
NIU School of Art and Design Faculty Biennial Continuum

Shown every two years, this invitational exhibit features recent artwork and scholarship by current faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the...

Virtual Study Abroad Fair

The virtual study abroad fair is a chance for you to learn about the international opportunities available to NIU students. You can browse through our...

10 AM
Virtual Event
“Certainty During Uncertainty”

As we move through “uncertain” and “unprecedented” times and the “new normal” may feel as if it eludes us this presentation is intended to be a discussion...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Finding Forward

This is a 4-session virtual workshop for anyone wanting to boost their resilience to respond to life demands, COVID-19 transitions, and painful emotions in...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

**ONLINE** This 50-minute workshop will provide practical information about being mentored as you develop into an independent researcher. Mentoring...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Lifelong Learning Institute: Traveling with Waldemar through Art History

We will travel the continents, tramp the roads, and Waldemar Januszczak, British art critic, will give us (as only he can) the stories of art and artists....

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
**ONLINE** Teaching Tuesday: Strategies for Enhancing Instructor Presence in the Online Classroom

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM What's the common element in all your courses? You! By...

2 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...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Online demo: Finding (and getting) print and online resources through HuskieSearch

Presented by Kate Hartman and Sharon Nelson, David C. Shapiro Law Library HuskieSearch is NIU’s new library resources discovery platform. It combines the...

2:30 PM
Virtual Event
IT/STEM Virtual Fair via Huskies Get Hired

Specific to the IT, science, technology, engineering and math fields, the IT/STEM Fair provides an opportunity for students interested in these career paths...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Problems in Theses/Dissertations: Tables/Figures/Pagination

This presentation is designed to assist thesis and dissertation writers to comply with the Graduate School requirements for tables, figures, and pagination....

4 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

**ONLINE** This interactive presentation is designed to assist thesis and dissertation writers to comply with the Graduate School requirements for tables,...

4 PM
Virtual Event
OHANA Night

The OHANA program will help you achieve academic and leadership success at Northern Illinois University. You’ll learn about academic resources, as well as...

5 PM
Virtual Event
What Is Academic Writing?

We write every day, but texts, email, and social media posts are different than what is expected for academic writing. This workshop will offer tips on what...

6 PM
Virtual Event
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
Virtual Event

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