Events

Friday, April 9

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 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 –...

Northern Illinois University Women's Golf at ISU Redbird Invitational

Northern Illinois University Women's Golf at ISU Redbird Invitational https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=12099

ETA Chapter of Sigma Lambda Beta/Huskie Food Pantry Food Drive

The gentlemen of the Eta Chapter and The Huskie Food Pantry present “Huskies Take Care of Huskies” Food Drive. The donation drop-off location is at the Chick...

Music Maqamat in Egypt and the Levant during the Twentieth Century between Arabic and Western Research

In spite of the many approaches that dealt with the musical maqām as practiced in Egypt and the Levant during the twentieth century, the maqām for the...

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
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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...

POSTPONED Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at Binghamton

POSTPONED Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at Binghamton https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=12087

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...

Department of History Virtual Graduate Colloquium - Lecture

Dr. Michael G. Vann, Professor at Sacramento State University will give a lecture entitled "Memory Holes and Crocodile Holes: Representing and Silencing Cold...

Northern Illinois University Baseball vs Bellarmine

Northern Illinois University Baseball vs Bellarmine https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=13196

“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...

Northern Illinois University logo

#ELGLInspire events share information about careers with towns, cities, counties, and districts. ELGL partners with the Department of Public Administration...

1 PM
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ELGL Inspire Event

The Department of Public Administration is holding an ELGL Inspire Event. Learn about local government careers at this free event. Please join us and share...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Memory Holes and Crocodile Holes: Representing and Silencing Cold War Era Mass Violence in Southeast Asian Museums

Talk by Michael Vann (California State University, Sacramento)

1 PM
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Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs Ball State

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs Ball State https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=12058

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at Niagara

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at Niagara https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=15267

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,...

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
Northern Illinois University Softball vs Western Michigan

Northern Illinois University Softball vs Western Michigan Streaming Video: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=4723 ...

Department of Physics Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Xie Chen, Professor at California Institute of Technology will give a seminar entitled "TBA"

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Friday, April 9, 2021 from 3:30 PM to 4:45 PM **ONLINE** This workshop is open to those interested in working in...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Fitness Friday - Danceworks

Experience a different Group Fitness class every Friday at 4pm! All are welcome virtually. Danceworks combines upbeat music of all styles with fun dance...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Outdoor Adventures Outdoor Leadership Series: Introduction to Boats

Outdoor Leadership Series: Introductions to Boats (Kayak, Canoe, SUP) / DeKalb, IL The outdoor recreation industry has a huge problem. There is unequal...

and take your friends with you

Outdoor Leadership Series: Introductions to Boats (Kayak, Canoe, SUP) / DeKalb, IL The outdoor recreation industry has a huge problem. There is unequal...

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
Northern Illinois University Softball vs Western Michigan

Northern Illinois University Softball vs Western Michigan Streaming Video: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=4724 ...

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
CANCELLED Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs DePaul

CANCELLED Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs DePaul https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=12043

Campfire Trivia and S'mores

Join us for a fun night by a campfire while we make s’mores and test your trivia knowledge! All ages welcome! This program will take place outside, please...

World Music Fusion-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...

Friday, April 9