Events

Thursday, April 15

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
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...

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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
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...

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

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
Martin Nekola talk

"Cold War Refugees in Displaced Persons Camps"

10 AM
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Start by Believing

Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM How we respond to victims of sexual assault has an incredible...

Start by Believing

How we respond to victims of sexual assault has an incredible impact on their healing journey. Start By Believing challenges our community to change our...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Finals Succ: Grab-and-Go Succulents

Finals Succ! So come grab a BGSA succulent and some tips for finals week from the CAB office, located in the Holmes Student Center! Learn more at...

Technology Thursdays

Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Kaltura Capture is a new tool that we are piloting this semester. It allows you to easily capture...

11 AM
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Start by Believing

Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM How we respond to victims of sexual assault has an incredible...

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
Closing the Equity Gap: It’s really a Network Gap - LinkedIn Learning Webinar

As educators, we would like to believe that two people with equal talent should have equal access to opportunity, but unfortunately, that’s not the case....

12 PM
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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 Warm Bruschetta with Italian Roasted Veggies and Zeppole for only $7.99. All meals are prepackaged for carryout and can be purchased from 12pm...

Let's Get In FORMATION walk

Let's Get In FORMATION is an awareness walk for sexual assault. Our Event will take place on April 15th from 12pm until 2pm. Participants will meet outside...

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 interview,...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Mission in library

The University Honors Senior Capstone is the final experience for students graduating with Full University Honors. This project involves working one-on-one...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
NIU shield

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
Innovation Conversation

Come join the conversation about innovation hosted by the Division of Research and Innovation Partnerships in conjunction with NICCS. Sybil Ege is the...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium - Dr. Anneke DeLuycker

Dr. Anneke DeLuycker at the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation will give a seminar entitled, "Insights into paternal care and pair bonding in Andean...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
2021 Staff Awards and Dependent Scholarship Recognition

Join your colleagues in celebrating the recipients of this year's SPS Presidential Awards for Excellence, Operating Staff Outstanding Service Awards,...

4 PM
Virtual Event
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...

Rockonomix Submission Deadline

Looking for a fun way to engage your high school students in economics? Participate in the NIU Center for Economic Education's Rockonomix competition. What...

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
Nature Ed Series

Nature Ed Series: Survival and Fire-starting Workshop at the West Lagoon / DeKalb, IL Nature Ed is a new monthly program offered through NIU Outdoor...

Resume Workshop

Join us on April 15, 2020 at 5pm we will be holding a Resume Workshop to help freshman's and other students get their resumes made. This event will help many...

5 PM
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Engineering Info Night - virtual

Join representatives from the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology for a one-hour virtual peek into what we have to offer and why we are ranked...

6 PM
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Museum Tour: Creating A Masterpiece

Join CAB for an opportunity to create your own masterpiece by viewing art. RSVP for a FREE spot at go.niu.edu/PAINTANDTOUR

Analytics In Business:  The move to AI (Artificial Intelligence)

Join Akshay Bhagwatwar, Manager, Research Science - Amazon Worldwide Operations, as he discusses the future of analytics and the predictive role it will play...

7 PM
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Department Operations Management and Information Systems Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Lecture

Dr. Akshay Bhagwatwar, Professor. Senior Reearch Scientist at Amazon World Wide Operatons will give a lecture entitled "Anlaytics in Business - The Move to AI."

7 PM
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Destress with the Swans

It's been a hard semester and sometimes we just need a day to ourselves. Come join the ladies of Gamma Phi Omega to destress yourself and relax. This is the...

7 PM
Virtual Event
NIU Jazz Orchestra-Limited seating

Also Available on Live Webcast! https://www.niu.edu/music/performances/index.shtml The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to...

campfire

Outdoor Adventures Weekly Thursday Campfires at the West Lagoon / DeKalb, Illinois Update: April 8, 2021 The Campfire for 4/8 is canceled due to the rainy...

LTA Family Informational & Activity

This informational for any interested member and their family to be able to understand what our lovely organization stands for. We will also be able to...

8 PM
Virtual Event
LVMHappiness Master Class - with Mia Talavera, Director of Global Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Benefit Cosmetics

We have launched an LVMHappiness Master Class that is open to any and all students or early-career alumni. At this session, we will have an internal speaker...

11 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 15