Events

Wednesday, October 5

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: ...

Credit Suisse Global Coding Challenge

Credit Suisse is back with the annual Credit Suisse Global Coding Challenge and registrations have now begun. With the previous editions seeing more than 20K...

Virtual Event
Intramural Sports Fall 2nd Quarter Registrations Open

Registration for second quarter Intramurals open. Registration opens at 7:00 a.m. Sports included are Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton, Indoor Soccer,...

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

NIU Homecoming 2022

Make plans to come home to NIU and enjoy the 115th Homecoming festivities! We have the oldest homecoming in the state and one of the oldest in the country,...

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...

Nonprofit Grantwriting - Basics

This grantwriting workshop is designed to offer fundamental lessons for nonprofit professionals who are new to grantwriting and need to acquire basic skills...

9 AM
Virtual Event
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These classes will explore the contributions of Italy to European civilization during the medieval and early modern periods, with emphasis on art,...

Blackboard

Wednesday, October 5, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Collaborative learning offers many benefits over traditional...

10 AM
Virtual Event
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...

Job Fair - Human Resource Opportunities

Join us for current opportunities in the Human Resource Services department. We will be providing information about positions we are currently seeking to...

Undergraduate students interacting at an open house event

Interested in a pathway to a career that helps create a more sustainable future? Join the Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability and...

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...

Dissertation Defense - Andrea Jensen

"Medical Laboratory Professional Faculty Perspectives on Academic Integrity: A Narative Inquiry." Dr. Kathryn Jaekel

11 AM
Virtual Event
Fastenal Meet & Greet Table

Fastenal will host an information table in the Barsema Hall Atrium (Haribo Commons) to discuss possible internships.

Department of Economics Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Erik Hembre, Professor at University of Illinois-Chicago will give a seminar entitled "TBD"

Interviewing: The Essentials

Learn to prepare for internship and job interviews by attending this program. We’ll cover steps to take before, during, and after the interview, and also...

12 PM
Virtual Event
VOTING MATTERS: IMMIGRATION POLICY

A teach-in sponsored by NIU Faculty Advocates for Undocumented Students NIU experts will provide brief updates about recent changes to US immigration and...

Dissertation Defense - Paris Thomas

"The Impact of Community Violence Exposure on Health Behaviors and Health Service Utilization Among High-Risk Black Men." Dr. Melani Duffrin

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We will delve into the lifestyles of several cultures. Through lectures and videos, we will explore ancient lifestyles, habits, government and family life....

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A close look at Nobel Prize-winning Bob Dylan’s life and artistry through five of his albums: The Times They Are a-Changin’, Blonde on Blonde, John Wesley...

Making Sense of and Understanding Why We Get Angry

Anger is a funny emotion which we all must deal with from time to time. But do you know why we find ourselves dealing with anger? This training will...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Networking: A Critical Skill for Career Success

A lot of people talk about the importance of networking for your career, but they don’t necessarily talk about how to do it. Consequently, networking can...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Huskie Trike Races

Race down Castle Drive on trikes with your teammates! This event will require two of your team members to ride a leg of the race. Participants are required...

boats on rack at lagoon

Get out and enjoy on-site, hourly rentals at the East Lagoon Wednesdays throughout the semester. It's an easy process — just sign up for a rental time...

Barre (Virtual)

Come join us (virtually) as we hold, pulse, and stretch your muscles in this full body varre workout. Register Here.

Indoor Cycling

Join us on Wednesday evenings for an upbeat, fun indoor cycling bike class! This is open to all skill levels. No experience required. We look forward to...

Alumni Panel hosted by Hispanic Business Student Association

Join us to listen to alumni discuss their experiences before and after NIU and about diversity, equity and inclusion in the workforce. This is a Passport...

Department of Educational Technology, Research and Assessment Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Lecture

Dr. Pavlo Antonenko, Professor at University of Florida will give a lecture entitled "Exploring Representational Competence Using Multimodal Data." Pavlo...

5 PM
Virtual Event
NIU Art Museum Alumni Event

Special Gallery Hour open during Homecoming week for alumni. Feel free to drop in to view these exhibitions. The Children’s Illustrated Literature Suite...

Dance Fitness

Enjoy your workout while dancing away to various music. Movements can be learned easily! This will be the most fun 40 minutes of your day. FREE for...

4H Youth

Student workers will talk with high schoolers about the college experience as well as facilitate activities for younger children throughout the evening.

First Impressions Networking Night

On Wednesday, Oct. 5 from 6 to 7 p.m., students are invited to practice their networking and communication skills during “First Impressions Networking Night”...

Pokemon GO! Raid Hour Meetup

Meet community members at the Esports Arena (Altgeld 100) and walk around campus taking on the many raids around the area.

Wednesday Night Wisdom: Leadership Lessons with Seema Pajula

The October Edition of the College of Business' Wednesday Night Wisdom Online Speaker Series features Accountancy alumna Seema Pajula, the Vice Chairman of...

6 PM
Virtual Event
STEM Café: Canine Science and the Power of Dog-Human Bonds

We know dogs are “human’s best friend,” but what makes dogs uniquely suited to fulfill that role? This STEM Café explores the rise of canine sciences, the...

Smash from the Past - Retro Gaming and Smash Tournament

Join our retro game night featuring a special Homecoming Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament! Watch or compete in the tournament. Play retro games from the last...

Wednesday, October 5