Events

Tuesday, April 6

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
DeKalb County Consolidated Elections

Who is on the ballot? Municipal - Mayor or President, Clerk, Treasurer, Alderman or TrusteeTownship - Supervisor, Clerk, Assessor/Multi-Township Assessor,...

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 Huskie

This year, with limited ability to gather and organize, students, faculty, staff and alumni are being encouraged to identify activities they can do safely...

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...

National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) Week

A week dedicated to programming hosted by the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) Sunday – Documentary & chapter intros on Instagram (@NIU_NPHC) Monday –...

NBA 2K21 Heat Check

How good are you at playing NBA 2K21? Come and participate in Kappa Pi Beta Fraternity Inc annual Heat Check! This year however will be through the game NBA...

9 AM
Virtual Event
The Power of Surveys: Insider Tips and Tools for Taking the Pulse of Your Community

Surveys are everywhere. Local governments and nonprofits need to gather accurate, timely input, feedback, and public opinions. With so many choices and so...

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
APhiG Donation Drive for Sanitary Products

For these upcoming months, the sisters of Alpha Phi Gamma would like to host a donation drive for sanitary/hygiene products which will be donated to Village...

10 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...

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
Surviving Rape Culture

Join Jac Ewasyshyn, credentialed advocate and survivor, as we discuss how rape culture is built into our society and how we can all be a part of the solution...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Surviving Rape Culture

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Join Jac Ewasyshyn, credentialed advocate and survivor, as we...

“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...

**ONLINE** Teaching Tuesday: Feedback Strategies to Enhance Learning

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Research shows that providing feedback is important to supporting students' learning. Faculty know the...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Surviving Rape Culture

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Join Jac Ewasyshyn, credentialed advocate and survivor, as we...

Surviving Rape Culture

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Join Jac Ewasyshyn, credentialed advocate and survivor, as we...

Wrapped in Fashion: Japanese Kimono

The Elizabeth Allen Visiting Scholars in Art History Series, the NIU Art History Divison and the School of Art and Design present a free, open to the public...

11 AM
Virtual Event
**ONLINE** VoiceThread New Assignment Feature

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM In this workshop, you will learn how to turn new assignments on for your courses and begin using them with...

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

Today, enjoy Korean BBQ Chicken with White Rice, Korean Broccoli, and Fried Banana Fritters for only $7.99. All meals are prepackaged for carryout and can...

**NEW - ONLINE** Grading Hypothesis-enabled Readings

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM The Hypothesis LMS app has been integrated into the grading tool in your learning management system, making...

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
NIU shield

The self-image of the United States as a republic usually overlooks the fact that our nation has been and is an empire. This course briefly examines the...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
SGA Culture Week: Diversity and Cultural Resource Centers and Programs Trivia

The academic culture centers at NIU provide programs and events that support and engage students, faculty and staff on topics related to their professional,...

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...

2:30 PM
Virtual Event
SGA Cultrual Week 2021: TikTok Challenge

Apart of cultural week 2021, the student government association want student to still participate. Even though we are still suffering from a global pandemic....

2:52 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...

Campus

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM **ONLINE** This interactive workshop is open to those interested in...

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
Informational & Virtual Escape Room

Join us for day two of Gamma week! We will be hosting a virtual Informational about what it takes to become a member of Sigma Lambda Gamma's ETA Chapter,...

5 PM
Virtual Event
OHANA - Asian American Athletes: The Story of Hines Ward

Hines Ward is a famous Asian American football player. He is the biracial person (Korean and African American). The session will provide the opportunities to...

5 PM
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School of Art and Design Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. James Sanders, Professor will give a seminar entitled "Workng in Communities Queerly and with Critical Intent."

5 PM
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WGAA LOGO

WGAA's annual Empowerment Showcase will occur once again this year, virtually. Please check out the amazing artwork that has been submitted from NIU's...

5 PM
Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Meet the Alumni

This is a virtual event. More information for accessing the event will be sent to you by email after registering. Whether it is meeting someone at an event,...

5:30 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...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis at Bradley

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis at Bradley TV: ESPN+ Streaming Video:...

Total Triva

Participants compete in several rounds of a multiple choice trivia competition for cash prizes right from your cell phone or device. Learn more at...

6 PM
Virtual Event
All-University Jazz Band-Limited seating

Michael Opitz, director 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...

Karaoke & Paint

This event will be a social event where students of NIU can come, relax, paint, and even do a little bit of singing! It is an event where after the stress of...

LTA Informational

This event will help any interested member be able to fully understand our organization. They will get to know some of our traditions and important facts...

8 PM
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 6