Events

Thursday, March 18

JobsPLUS Event: Personal Branding 1.0

This is an online module through Blackboard that must be completed by March 31. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Personal Branding 2.0

Join Chuck Howlett, Instructor and Director of the Sales Program at NIU for a Chuck Chat with Adobe on developing a Spark page along with developing your own...

Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs NCAA Championships

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs NCAA Championships https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11984

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
Hateful Things exhibit at the Pick Museum

From Aunt Jemima advertisements to the board game Ghettopoly, American popular culture is replete with racist images. The traveling exhibition Hateful Things...

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Faculty affiliated with NIU’s Center for Southeast Asian Studies will explore topics on the Second Indochina War, popularly known as the Vietnam War. Experts...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Virtual Coffee Hour

The commuter lounge is reopening VIRTUALLY! Join us for a Virtual Coffee Hour. This is an open space welcome to all just like the lounge. Bring your coffee,...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Crimson Days: The Early Story of NIU exhibit

Crimson Days: The Early History of NIU details and commemorates the founding of NIU in 1895. The exhibit runs March 17 - Dec. 5. Come see the exhibit in the...

Hospitality 320 "Ellington's" served at The Depot

Today, enjoy Southwest Chicken Salad with Hawaiian Fruit Salad and Chocolate Mousse for only $7.99. All meals are prepackaged for carryout and can be...

Interviewing – The Essentials

Learn to prepare for  internship and  job interviews by attending this one-hour workshop.  We’ll cover steps to take before, during, and after the...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Recommendations for How to Write Job Descriptions

This presentation will provide tips and recommendations for writing and updating job descriptions. This presentation will cover how to write job duties,...

1 PM
Virtual Event
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In this course, participants will get a chance to hear great speeches, as well as learn practical tips for any public speaking situation: overcoming fear and...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
**ONLINE** Technology Thursday: Introduction to Digital Audio Production

Thursday, March 18, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Voice is a powerful tool in teaching, because it creates a strong sense of your presence for students, which...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Soccer at Ball State

Northern Illinois University Women's Soccer at Ball State Streaming Video:...

Student Organization Advisor Town Hall

Come to our monthly Town Hall with Student Organization Advisors to discuss information regarding student organizations.

2 PM
Virtual Event
Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium - "The role of disturbance and climate in structuring dynamic grassland wildlife communities" by Dr. Duchardt

Dr. Duchardt, Assistant Professor at Oklahoma State University will give a seminar, "The role of disturbance and climate in structuring dynamic grassland...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Capstone Boot Camp: Reference Management Systems

This workshop will discuss the benefits of using research management systems by focusing on their various features, plug-ins, and general usability in...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Thursday, March 18, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM **ONLINE** Changing careers is challenging. You need to convince...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Engineering Hour & Virtual Guided Tour

Got questions about engineering and the engineering programs at NIU? Stop in (virtually) and video chat with us to get answers. Learn about careers in...

4:30 PM
Virtual Event
Academic Drop-In Sessions

Join the students and staff of the Asian American Resource Center for Academic Drop-In Sessions. This is a great opportunity for you to work on your...

5 PM
Virtual Event
LinkedIn Basics

LinkedIn is the premier tool for you to build your professional network and connect to jobs. Through LinkedIn, you can access over 700 million members, 50...

5 PM
Virtual Event
crate climbing

Outdoor Adventures Weekly Thursday Crate Climb at the Rec Center / DeKalb, IL ***Update Jan. 26 Beginning Feb. 4 we will have new times: 6:30 to 8 p.m....

Victor Wing Heng Yuen, Graduate Trumpet Recital-Limited Seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Etiquette

Continuing our celebration of Founder's week, the brothers of Kappa Pi Beta Fraternity from the Alpha chapter would like to highlight one of our pillars:...

7 PM
Virtual Event
Mr. GPhiO Informational

Calling all gentlemen! Interested in becoming the next Mr.GPhiO? Come learn more about what it takes to do this by attending the informational the 18th of...

7 PM
Virtual Event
Overwatch: NIU Varsity Esports vs Ball State Esports

Watch NIU's Varsity Overwatch team take on Ball State Esports in the Esports Collegiate 2021 Spring Season. Games start at 7 p.m. and will be streamed live...

7 PM
Virtual Event
Your Vote Matters Close to Home:  Local Elections and Local Economies 

Presidential elections get lots of attention while local city council members are sometimes elected by a handful of voters. Decisions made by local...

7 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 18