Events

Thursday, October 13

Connecting & Resourcing Empowered Women

Bain’s CREW Program is designed for sophomore/second year undergraduate women with exceptional leadership potential. As a member of Bain’s CREW, you will: •...

Ethics & Sexual Misconduct Training for Employees

The state of Illinois requires NIU employees to complete online ethics and sexual misconduct training every year. This year's training will run from October...

Virtual Event
Latino Heritage Month

Join us in celebrating Latino Heritage Month at NIU with a range of fun and educational events and activities, now through Oct. 15. See full event calendar

National Ombudsperson Week

The week of October 10 is Ombuds Week! To celebrate, the members of the International Ombuds Association create a playlist of songs that relate to the work...

Math Assistance Center (MAC) Open

Free, in-person tutoring is available to all students with a OneCard in the Math Assistance Center (MAC), located in DuSable 326. There, you can drop-in...

Dissertation Defense - Elliot Parrish

"Search for Charged Higgs Bosons in the tau+lepton Final State with 139 inverse fb of pp Collision Data at sqrt(s)=13 TeV with the ATLAS Experiment." Dr....

Victor E. Huskie

Congratulations on your admissions! Do you know what you need to submit to move forward? Join the Director of International Admissions to hear of your next...

9 AM
Virtual Event
LLI: Four Wars: A Musical Journey

“Goober Peas” during the Civil War. “When the Boys Come Home” in World War I. “I’ll Be Seeing You” during WWII. And, “What’s Goin’ On?” during the Vietnam...

Blackboard

Thursday, October 13, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Outstanding online courses begin with outstanding content...

10 AM
Virtual Event
A storybook journey featuring “Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins”

Enjoy a children's book by physically experiencing part of the story through the senses. The storybook walks are geared to children ages one through nine and...

Shadow of a puppet seen through a screen.

From popular music to traditional dance, this exhibit collaboration with the Center for Southeast Asian Studies considers the role of performance in...

Composite image representing the exhibiting artists composed by Rachel Beer and Alex Bridges

Invitational exhibition of artist printmakers with interest in installation. Works by Laura Berman, Nandini Chirimar, Lauren Kussro, Masha Ryskin, Marilee...

Supportive Professional Staff Council

The Council meets on the second Thursday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. All SPS personnel are welcome to attend any meeting. All meetings are...

Dissertation Defense - Elyzia Powers

"A Measure of Psychological Needs for Higher Education Students: A Validation Study." Dr. Stephen Tonks

10:30 AM
Virtual Event
Leveraging LinkedIn for the Graduate and Professional School Fair

Learn to use LinkedIn to prepare for the Graduate and Professional School Fair. Research schools/programs, find admissions staff, utilize connections for...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Ombuds Day Open House

October 13 is Ombuds Day! To celebrate, stop by the Ombudsperson's Suite in the Holmes Student Center for refreshments, a tour and the opportunity to meet...

LLI: Candidates and Campaigns: The 2022 Edition

We’ve offered an elections class every two years since 2010, and each term seems more unusual than the last. We’ll focus on the most interesting and...

Office 365 - Office Hours

After attending the class and getting some time to practice the new skills learned, join Cindy at her office hours through the Teams links below to get...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Thank a Reproductive Healthcare Provider: Showing Thanks and Support Through Letter Writing

Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality (Reavis 103) - Wednesday, October 12, 1-4pm Gender and Sexuality Resource Center (105 Normal Road) –...

Yoga

Connect your mind and body with yoga poses, balance, conscious breathing, and relaxation. FREE for students! Register Here.

Academic Advising Essentials Workshop

Join this workshop to gain a better understanding of your academic experience and how to prepare for a fall meeting with your academic advisor. Students...

2 PM
Virtual Event
New book reception

To celebrate the publication of History Department faculty member Prof. Andy Bruno entitled "Tunguska: A Siberian Mystery and Its Environmental Legacy"...

 Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium

Dr. Mike Eichholz from Southern Illinois university will give a seminar talk entitled "From ducks to druids: the impacts of biotic and abiotic factors on...

Department of Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Mike Eichholz, Professor at Southern Illinois University will give a seminar entitled "From Ducks to Druids: The Impacts of Biotic and Abiotic Factors on...

Hawaii Dinner

Join us at New Hall for a Hawaiian-themed special dinner. There will be Hawaiian chicken, vegan huli-huli cauliflower bites, DIY Hawaiian rice bowls,...

NSBE Study Tables

Come study or work on homework at our study tables each week!

A storybook journey featuring “Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins”

Enjoy a children's book by physically experiencing part of the story through the senses. The storybook walks are geared to children ages one through nine and...

Huskie Closet

An initiative of the Center for Nonprofit and NGO Studies, the Huskie Closet provides free clothing for NIU students. Students are also invited to donate...

To Absorb All Color, Artist Talk, Martinez E-B, Oct 13, 5pm Art Building 100

Martinez, a native of inner-city Clevland, creatives art that simulates the cultural/social/polital fog of his upbringing

James E. Ransome

With his 30-year career as a children's book illustrator James E. Ransome will examine how pictures are worth a thousand words. The picture book format is a...

Esports Career Lecture Series: Jeannail Carter, Professional TEKKEN player, Red Bull Gaming

Join us on the Esports Twitch channel (twitch.tv/niu_esports) on Thursday, Oct. 13th at 6 p.m to hear Jeannail Carter share the story of their journey to a...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Soccer at Buffalo

Northern Illinois University Women's Soccer at Buffalo Streaming Video: https://youtu.be/udC9pz-6ceI https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=15825

Victor E. Huskie

Learn more about how you can join the team as an Orientation Leader! Orientation Leaders will participate in semester-long training and will assist with...

Sigma Tau Delta - Xi Delta chapter will be hosting an unrehearsed play reading at 6 p.m. on Oct. 13 in Reavins 211.

Sigma Tau Delta (English Honor Society) Xi Delta chapter will be hosting an unrehearsed reading of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. All students,...

Yoga

Connect your mind and body with yoga poses, balances, conscious breathing, and relaxation. No experience required. Register Here. FREE for students!

 Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, and University Chorus

Eric Johnson, director, Concert Choir and Chamber Choir Mary Lynn Doherty, director, University Chorus

Noche de Gala

Closeout Latino Heritage Month at the 7th Annual Noche de Gala event. Join us for a night of celebration and recognitions. Formal attire is required.

Much Ado About Nothing

by William Shakespeare The School of Theatre and Dance's adaptation of Much Ado About Nothing is set in a brothel where the women run the household and the...

Thursday, October 13