Events

Wednesday, September 23

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
Intramural Badminton Registration

Offering both singles and doubles leagues, come show off your badminton skills. No experience necessary! Registration is from Aug. 24 - Sept. 23, $7 per...

Nonprofits:  Paving the Path Forward

In light of COVID-19, the nonprofit sector has continued to thrive to meet the (likely increased) needs of those we serve. At the same time, we've been...

9 AM
Virtual Event
Lifelong Learning Institute: Eight American Stories

We discuss the deeds of eight Americans: an escaped slave, an Irish rebel sentenced to death, an upper middle-class woman who founded the American Red Cross,...

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
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...

11:30 AM
Virtual Event
Introduction to Mindfulness

Counseling and Consultation Services is providing a brief overview of mindfulness and how to apply it with a guided meditation and mindful techniques. We...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Global Health Studies Director Mariola Espinosa

Dr. Espinosa's 2009 Book, "Epidemic Invasions Yellow Fever and the Limits of Cuban Independence , 1878-1930 Cuba" is the guest speaker for this webinar and...

12 PM
Virtual Event
**ONLINE** Using LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM This comprehensive training webinar delivered by Respondus...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Lifelong Learning Institute: Notables

Since its beginning, LLI has had weekly talks by experts, most often NIU faculty. We're continuing that tradition on Zoom this fall, so come join us for our...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Intramural 16" Softball Registration

Offering Greek and CoRec Leagues, come play a Chicagoland favorite! Grab your friends and register as a team, or reach out to Mike Parker at mparker8@niu.edu...

Career Fair Prep Workshop - Virtual

This workshop-style event is focused on preparing to attend a virtual career fair and is open to all students. There is no fee to attend. Topics include...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Why Cite? Avoiding Plagiarism

Giving credit where credit is due is vitally important in academic writing. This workshop will explain how, when, and why citation of sources is necessary.

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
Future Telling Science + Fiction Webinars: Math and Physics are Our Super Powers!

Celebrate the connections between STEM and storytelling in these fun, fast-paced and free webinars. Whether you’re a writer, educator or scientist, you’ll...

6:30 PM
Virtual Event
Looking for Owls

Have you heard the familiar whoooo whoooo call in your backyard? Come out to Lorado Taft where we will teach you the difference between the owls that live...

Hiking

Join us virtually for a lesson on what hiking is along with its myth and misinterpretations. In addition, we will also discuss the difference between front...

7:30 PM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 23