Events

Tuesday, April 13

Community College Student Juried Virtual Exhibition

April 2 - May 7, 2021, Northern Illinois University, School of Art and Design 2021 Virtual Community College Exhibit Site...

Virtual Event
ED Talks

EdTalks is a podcast series that connects prospective students to our programs, current students and life at NIU. Please join our conversation and take a...

Virtual Event
NIU Communiversity Gardens

It's that time of year when we have lots of plants ready for new homes. Yay for spring! We are selling houseplants, herbs, flowers and vegetables. A few...

Reality Bytes Film Festival

Reality Bytes is a student film festival that was established in 2001 by Professor Vazquez of NIU's Department of Communication. Vazquez serves as director...

Virtual Event
Tune in to celebrate 30 years of WNIJ this April!

89.5 WNIJ-FM is celebrating 30 years of public broadcasting this year — we went on the air April 28, 1991 — and we're asking you to join us! Tune in...

9 AM
Virtual Event
NIU shield

Spanish is the official language of 21 countries. In the US, 41 million people speak Spanish as a first language. 1. Do you want to learn Spanish phrases...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Students studying

Whether you're creating your first resume or updating an existing resume, attend this one-hour workshop. You'll learn the essentials of a good resume, along...

10 AM
Virtual Event
“Very Well, Thank You”:  The Arts as a Means to Well-being

The exhibition investigates the unique role and way the visual and performing arts assist in maintaining social, psychological, and physical health and...

Donors, Government Grants, and Nonprofit Performance

Reporting to funders can be overly cumbersome for nonprofits. Do governments use this performance data in future grant decisions? Research about a housing...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Hospitality 320 "Ellington's" served at The Depot

Today, enjoy your choice of either shredded BBQ chicken or pulled BBQ pork served with Bacon Baked Beans and Homemade Mac n’ Cheese for only $7.99. All...

**NEW - ONLINE** Using Hypothesis with Small Groups

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM When teaching a large class, it can be a challenge to engage the entire class and ensure that students don’t...

1 PM
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 stress, and painful emotions in...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Huskies Get Hired – Tips and Tricks

Huskies Get Hired  is the system NIU students use to find openings for on campus employment, off campus part-time jobs, internships, and jobs for after...

1 PM
Virtual Event
NIU shield

An introduction to the origins of place names in our cultural landscapes that are evolving both historically and geographically. Selections will come from...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Teaching Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Performance-based assessments measure student achievement of higher-order thinking tasks, such as...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Active Bystander Workshop

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM The active bystander workshop encourages Huskies to engage in...

Active Bystander Workshop

The active bystander workshop encourages Huskies to engage in healthy campus culture surrounding violence and sexual misconduct. During the workshop will...

Active Bystander Workshop

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM The active bystander workshop encourages Huskies to engage in...

lagoon rentals

We're offering on-site, hourly rentals at the East Lagoon on Tuesdays and Thursdays this spring. It's an easy process. Sign up for a rental time starting on...

Plan Your Career Success at NIU

It’s time to turn your career plans into action! Join this friendly group discussion, led by Career Services staff, to learn how to use your summer, fall,...

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
ASO Annual Let It Go

We invite you on April 13th, 2020 at 5pm to our Annual Let It Go Event. Where we let a Balloon Go in honor of a child who has lost their life due to child...

5 PM
Virtual Event
OHANA - Outdoor Leadership Series: Fire Building Tutorial and Conversations

This series will focus on everything you need to know to build your own fire from scratch. Once we get the fire(s) started, we will hang out to enjoy the...

BSAM-ITTE Webinar, program information session

Interested in a bachelors' completion program? The Instructional Technology, Training and Evaluation field of study? Attend this webinar about the bachelors'...

5:30 PM
Virtual Event
Improv Class

Improv classes are a great way to gain confidence and feel more comfortable speaking to a group of people. Being able to think quickly and respond...

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...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Pie-A-Swan

The ladies of Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority, Inc. will be holding their yearly pie-a-swan! To participate, all you need to do is donate $1 to pie...

7 PM
Virtual Event
So-Full Tuesday: Cancel and Victim Culture

Who have you canceled? Why? Was it R. Kelly? Was it Chris Brown? Do you believe artists, companies, or other celebrities and all that they have done should...

7 PM
Virtual Event
Wind Symphony #1 Concert-Limited Seating

Ben Randecker & Annie Chung, directors The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking...

Tuesday, April 13