Events

Thursday, February 23

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

CURE Registration Open for Presenters and Judges

Conference on Undergraduate Research and Engagement (CURE) Registration Information All CURE presenters must register by March 10, 2023. NIU faculty,...

Virtual Event
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...

School of Allied Health and Communicative Disorders Graduate Colloquium Virtual Lecture

Ms. Elizabeth Nielsen, CEO/Speech-Language Pathgologist of Tiny Voice Therapy Services, LLC will give a lecture entitled "All About Gestalt Language"

Virtual Event
Wind Conducting Symposium

Join us for a wind conducting symposium that will educate and inspire. Current and aspiring band directors are invited to attend, and all levels of...

International Admissions Info Session: Come learn about NIU and the undergraduate application process

Are you interested in a undergraduate program at Northern Illinois University? Maybe you have inquired or even started your application, but would you like...

9 AM
Virtual Event
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...

Cultural Models at Work Part 2: Cultural Models for Gender

Thursday, February 23, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Location: Microsoft TEAMS Gender is a cultural model that can influence our efforts to be inclusive...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Huskies, Get Hired!

Master the Huskies Get Hired (HGH) online system to find openings for on campus employment, off campus part-time jobs, internships, and jobs for after...

11 AM
Virtual Event
**ONLINE** For Advisors: View Student Planner in Navigate Staff (Recommend and comment on plans and courses)

Learn more (or for the first time) about how Navigate Student's course planning and registration tools within NIU Navigate can help facilitate student and...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Enhancing Your Resume/CV for a Competitive Job Market

Thursday, February 23, 2023 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM **ONLINE** In today’s competitive job market, a resume/CV can...

Enhancing Your Resume/CV for a Competitive Job Market

**ONLINE** In today’s competitive job market, a resume/CV can make all the difference between making it to the interview stage or receiving the dreaded...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Faculty and Staff Pickup Basketball

Join with other NIU faculty and staff for pickup basketball over lunch, every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday at the Recreation Center. All ages and skill...

The Wasowicz Networking Circle – Open Lab Hours

Come to the De La Vega Innovation Lab (Barsema Hall - 204) during open lab hours to work through the design thinking process (Empathize, Define, Ideate,...

SAI Study Abroad Info Session

Learn about study abroad options in Europe, (Italy...Spain...France), and receive NIU credit!

Blackboard

Thursday, February 23, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM The Interactive Rubric tool in Blackboard Ultra Course View...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Writing Retreat

Join fellow CISLL affiliates for a scheduled time of writing in a virtual setting! Sometimes it’s hard to set aside time to work on projects. Writing...

3 PM
Virtual Event
 Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium

Dr. Danielle N. Lee from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville will give a seminar talk titled “Evaluating and working along environmental gradients to...

NSBE Study Tables

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

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...

Food on shelf

The Huskie Food Pantry is open to all NIU students at the Chick Evans Field House. Students should bring their OneCards. Entrance into the Food Pantry is...

CHHS Black Heritage Month event - NIU alumna, Dominique Johnson, '08

The College of Health and Human Sciences (CHHS) is pleased to welcome home NIU alumna, Dominique Johnson, infant safe sleep coordinator at Ann & Robert Lurie...

student at job fair

Learn to use LinkedIn to prepare for the Education Job Fair. This 90-minute workshop will guide you to research employers, find recruiters, utilize...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Judas and the Black Messiah Film Screening and Panel Discussion

We will be sponsoring a FREE showing of Judas and the Black Messiah at the Historic Egyptian Theatre located in Downtown Dekalb. Following the film there...

Flyer of event with pictures of loteria cards

Come play Lotería with the Latino Resource Center every month! What is Lotería? it a traditional card game similar to Bingo but we use images instead. There...

 NIU Wind Ensemble

Thomas Bough, director Fanfare Politeia by Kimberly K. Archer Oyfbli and Oyf tish un oyf benk by Daniel Galay, arr. Barrett Gregory Barrett+, clarinet...

NIU Esports Overwatch: NIU vs Ball State

​​​​​​Support NIU Esports as they compete in the 2023 Esports Collegiate Conference season! All matches are streamed LIVE to our Twitch. Current Students can...

Thursday, February 23