Events

Wednesday, February 1

Black Heritage Month

Join us in celebrating Black Heritage Month at NIU with a range of fun and educational events and activities throughout February. See full event calendar

Last day to apply for Spring 2023 graduation via self-service in MyNIU

Last day to apply for Spring 2023 graduation via self-service in MyNIU

NIU Recreation: Mind-Body Bingo

During the month of February, complete the Mind-Body Bingo card to win prizes. Mark 5 squares in a row to win an NIU Rec Blender Bottle. Complete all...

Commencement

As the May commencement date approaches, we strongly encourage you to visit your academic advisor to review your academic requirements for...

HESA Preview Day - Registration Now Open

Higher Education and Student Affairs (HESA) Preview Day welcomes those interested in pursuing their M.S.Ed. degree and a career in Student Affairs. During...

**NEW - ONLINE** Blackboard Learn Ultra Roadmap

Wednesday, February 1, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Discover the new wave of innovation for Learn. Join...

Negotiation Skills for Nonprofit Employers and Employees

It is an employee market. Ensuring fair pay is vital to attracting and retaining top talent in today’s hot job market. Plus, fair and transparent...

Respecting Boundaries in the Workplace

Everyone has their own limits and boundaries, especially at work. Those work boundaries have changed drastically over the last 20 years with the inclusion of...

University Writing Center (UWC) Open

Free, in-person and online tutoring is available to all NIU students and staff at the University Writing Center (UWC). You can schedule appointments at least...

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Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Kris Kristofferson, and Willie Nelson, all country music giants, formed a group after each had established a stellar career as...

10 AM
Virtual Event
OTR Transportation, LLC Meet & Greet Table

OTR Transportation, LLC will host an information table in the Barsema Hall Haribo Commons to discuss potential full-time opportunities. They are interested...

School of Art and Design Community College Student and Faculty Invitational Exhibition

Community College Faculty Exhibition will be held in the Annette and Jerry Johns Gallery in Jack Arends Hall. This show is devised to promote NIU’s art...

UndocuOrientation Session

Virtual orientation sessions will share information about opportunities and resources for undocumented Huskies! Registration is required.

10 AM
Virtual Event
**ONLINE** Using Rubrics for Assessment

Wednesday, February 1, 2023 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Rubrics can help you grade more objectively, save grading...

Grant Thornton Meet & Greet Table

Grant Thornton will host an information table in the Barsema Hall Haribo Commons to discuss potential internships and full-time opportunities in accountancy.

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...

Picture a Scientist - poster

"Picture a Scientist" examines women scientists' experiences in their fields including their experiences with harassment, institutional discrimination and...

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Since our beginning, over 20 years ago, LLI has offered Notables, weekly talks by experts, most often NIU faculty. We continue the series this winter. A full...

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
Archery Club Meeting

Come test your archery skills! Open to all skill levels: from those who have never held a bow in their life before, to the expert archer who would give...

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduate Colloquium - Seminar

Dr. Sara E. Skrabalak, Professor at Indiana University, will give a seminar entitled "Sonoelectrosynthesis of Monodispere Metal and Nanoparticles."

UndocuOrientation Session

Virtual orientation sessions will share information about opportunities and resources for undocumented Huskies! Registration is required.

4 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball at Ball State

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball at Ball State Streaming Audio:...

Dr. LaVerne Gyant Lecture in Black Studies: “Oh Mercy, There’s Colored People All Over the Library!”: What a 1939 Library Sit-In Taught Us about the Impact of Space, Place, and the Human Body as Viable Rhetorical Texts

Against the historical backdrop of southern segregation laws and practices, this lecture will discuss the rhetorical strategies employed by five African...

ice skates

Get outside and play! Stop by the Adventure Center to enjoy a free opportunity to enjoy winter activities including ice skating, cross-country skiing and...

Wednesday, February 1