Events

Tuesday, April 27

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...

Dissertation Defense - Teresa Polson

"Educators and the Law: A Survey of Research, Training Programs, and the Development of an Approach to Increase Legal Literacy." Dr. Kelly Summers

9 AM
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
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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
“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...

Dissertation Defense - 	 Tricia Rollerson

"Legal Literacy of Educators: The Implications and Critical Next Steps in a Litigious Society." Dr. Kelly Summers

10:30 AM
Virtual Event
Developing Your Nonprofit's Values, Vision, and Mission

Articulating the vision and mission of your organization are crucial first steps in developing powerful and aligned strategic and organizational plans. Learn...

11 AM
Virtual Event
NIU Online RN to BS in Nursing Webinar

During this virtual event, you will: Learn more about the program structure and how it is designed to focus on developing in-demand skills and providing...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Teaching Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Whether you’re having students reply to your syllabus with funny GIFs or asking them to create videos in...

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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 27, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Rubrics can help you grade more objectively, save grading time, and assist students in completing...

Work-life Balance during COVID-19: Results of an NIU Campus Survey

Members of the Presidential Commission on the Status of Women will share results of an NIU survey about work-life experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic....

3 PM
Virtual Event
LinkedIn Rockstars Live for Graduate Students

Join LinkedIn for the next live event where they will dive into the process of setting yourself apart and preparing for Graduate or PhD programs-using and...

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...

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
Arts-based Engagement and Communication Activities 

Presentation on the NIU College of Health and Human Sciences arts-based work with stroke and dementia patients given by Jamie Mayer, Ph.D., CCC-SLP,...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Avery Attzs, Graduate Steelpan 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...

Noel Streacker, Graduate Percussion Recital

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...

Tuesday, April 27