Events

Wednesday, April 7

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...

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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...

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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 –...

Wired Nutrition Fundraiser

We will be hosting a fundraiser with Wired Nutrition in Dekalb. They will be donating part of their proceeds to our organization. Learn more at...

Dissertation Defense - Anton Petrenko

"Longitudinal and Concurrent Contributions of Verbal and Physical Scaffolding to Toddlers’ Inhibitory Control." Dr. David Bridgett

9 AM
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Medical Device Forum Series, NIU Biomedical Engineering Society

The College of Engineering and Engineering Technology and the NIU Student Chapter of the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) are hosting a series of three...

9 AM
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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
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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
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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
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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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We will discuss Tara Westover's 2019 New York Times bestselling memoir, Educated. It is a riveting book that details her childhood in rural Idaho and unusual...

10 AM
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Nature Tots

During this program we will head outdoors for nature discovery time. Bring out your tot’s wild side by spending some time with us in the forest! Dress for...

“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...

Wisdom Wednesdays

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM With only a few weeks remaining for the semester, it is a good time to start thinking about strategies to...

11 AM
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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...

Protecting Your Identity

Learn the very real threat of identity theft and how to protect yourself and your family against it. Presented by Mary Valdivia, Fifth Third Bank. To...

12 PM
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Meet the UGC Greeks

This event will take place on April 7th, 2021 from 1pm-4pm, on-campus. This is a tabling event where the Greek organizations comprising the United Greek...

New Civics and the Impact of Globalization

This workshop explores the ingredients and impact of globalization in our communities and region. Participants will be able to explore the demographic,...

1 PM
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Since its beginning, LLI has featured weekly talks by experts, primarily NIU faculty. We're continuing that tradition on Zoom, so join us this spring for our...

1:30 PM
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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,...

Author Reyna Grande

Reyna Grande is the author of three books: Across a Hundred Mountains, Dancing with Butterflies, and The Distance Between Us, which was a finalist for...

2 PM
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Honorary Blood Drive for Matt and Alyssa

On February 12th, NIU graduate Matt Zamudio's home started on fire. His injuries were severe and included 3rd degree burns. In the same fire Alyssa Noonan,...

Start by Believing

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Location: online How we respond to victims of sexual assault has...

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...

2 PM
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Northern Illinois University Softball at DePaul

Northern Illinois University Softball at DePaul Streaming Video: https://depaulbluedemons.com/watch/?Live=228&type=Live ...

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
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Northern Illinois University Men's Soccer at SIU Edwardsville

Northern Illinois University Men's Soccer at SIU Edwardsville Streaming Video:...

Start by Believing

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Location: online How we respond to victims of sexual assault has...

Chinese Tea Ceramony

Chinese club will be hosting a tea ceremony event to educate members about tea from history and different types of tea used throughout time. This will be a...

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A Series on Connecting to your Community- Food Insecurity: The Challenge of Hunger and Malnutrition Panelists will discuss the presence and impact of food...

3:30 PM
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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
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Huskie Academic Support Center Undergraduate Employment Open House

Are you looking for a campus job for Fall 2021? Do you help your peers with their writing or math or study skills? The Undergraduate Employment Open House...

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
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Esports Career Lecture: Michael Sallander, Vice President of Finance at Electronic Arts

Interested in a future career in esports? Or maybe you just want to learn more about the industry? Check out the NIU Esports Career Lecture Series on...

6 PM
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NIU Coming out of the Shadows

Debrief member meeting RSVP link - https://niu-edu.zoom.us/j/82106808518?pwd=MlNzamVUZCtCdEYzR0x3Wk1KcEllQT09 Learn more at...

6 PM
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Cultural Paint Night

Join us for day three of Gamma week! We will be hosting a virtual "Express your Culture Through Art." Participants will be able to paint anything related to...

8 PM
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