Events

Thursday, March 23

Dr. James B. Pick/Dr. Rosalyn Laudati Southeast Asia Fellowship

Northern Illinois University (NIU) Libraries has just created a fellowship supporting international scholars who would like to come to NIU to conduct...

Sexual Harassment, Assault and Relationship Experiences (SHARE) Survey

As an NIU student we need your voice. Help the university by taking the next few minutes to use your voice and complete the NIU campus climate survey called...

Virtual Event
Women in STEM Book Exhibit

Visit the Founders Memorial Library and check out one of the books curated for the Women in STEM book exhibit, running through March. The exhibit features...

Women's History Month

March is Women’s History Month. The Gender and Sexuality Resource Center has planned many events to celebrate, including: guest speakers, panel discussions,...

bell hooks Essay/Artistry Contest

The Gender and Sexuality Resource Center and Center for the Study of Women, Gender and Sexuality invite undergraduate students to share an essay or...

Council on Thai Studies Annual Meeting - Call for Papers

CALL FOR PAPERS: Council on Thai Studies Annual Meeting, October 20-22, 2023 Extended deadline for submitting paper/panel proposals until August 1,...

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...

Electronic Requisitions Training

This training session will show you how to enter requisitions, process paperwork and process change orders. This training is required to gain access to the...

9:30 AM
Virtual Event
LLI: The Dictator’s Playbook

This class is based on a PBS series that examines how dictators come to power and retain that power. It examines the reign of six men: Kim II Sung, Saddam...

***ONLINE*** Engage students using Study Buddies (Navigate Student)

Faculty, advisors and staff can encourage students to connect with other students from their class sections, who are interested in creating study groups...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Christopher Johnson

"Understanding the Impact of Illinois' Evidence-Based Funding Law: An Examination of Spending for the First Three Years." Dr. Benjamin Creed

10:30 AM
Virtual Event
Active Bystander Workshop for Students

Thursday, March 23, 2023 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Location: Zoom The Active Bystander Workshop encourages Huskies to engage in healthy campus culture...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Bobby Broom Quartet Concert/Master Class

Associate Professor of Jazz Studies/Jazz Guitar, Bobby Broom, and his quartet will perform and present a concert, master class and Q&A. The event...

Bobby Broom Quartet – Concert & Master Class

Renowned guitarist and assosiate professor of jazz guitar at NIU Bobby Broom will be hosting a Masterclass in Boutell Concert Hall on Thursday, March 23rd,...

E.B.O.N.Y. Women’s Taco Sale

E.B.O.N.Y. Women would like to host our annual Authentic Taco Fundraiser inside of DuSable Hall. This event will be will leave Students and Staff craving our...

Department of Public Administration Graduate Colloquium - Lecture

Dr. Brian Gerber, Professor at Arizona State University, will give a lecture entitled "Emergency Management and Homeland."

Dissertation Defense - Lisa Moloney

"Dietitians' Self-Efficacy for Implementation Strategies and Evidence-Based Practice Guideline Implementation Behaviors: A Mixed Methods Study." Dr. Beverly...

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...

Teaching

Thursday, March 23, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Perseverance is important for student success. In this workshop...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Dissertation Defense - Christopher Mitchell

"Black Male Sense of Belonging at Predominantly White Institutions." Dr. Stephen Tonks

1 PM
Virtual Event
Historical Women in Greek Life

In collaboration with Fraternity and Sorority Life, this interactive event will provide history and information about several sorority women who made or are...

LLI: Flying With Superman in the 1940s and 1950s: Examining An American Pop Culture Icon

These four classes will deal with the Superman history through comic books, examine how Superman created an industry in his 1938 debut in Action Comics No....

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,...

Dissertation Defense - Kyle Goodwin

"Christianity and Mental Health Counseling: Voices of the Black-Negro American Experience." Dr. Kimberly Hart and Dr. Melissa Fickling

1:15 PM
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CIEE Study Abroad Info Session

The World is our Classroom! Join us to learn about CIEE study abroad programs....diverse locations, short and long programs, scholarships and grants.

CURE Workshop: Designing Your Academic Poster

In this workshop, students will learn about the characteristics of effective academic poster design and the resources available to help prepare a research...

Department of Public Administration Graduate Colloquium - Seminar

Dr. Brian Gerber, Professor at Arizona State University, will give a seminar entitled "Policy Engagement Through the Lens of the ASU SHELDUS Data Base on...

Open Forum for Dean of the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology - Candidate 1

The campus community has the opportunity to participate in a series of in-person open forums where they can meet and ask questions of the finalists for the...

 Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium

Dr. Andy Boyce from the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute will give a seminar titled “Insights into Long-billed Curlew ecology...

Career Choice Basics

Do you have a lot of interests without knowing what career they might add up to? Are you having difficulty coming up with any career ideas? Do you need help...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
NSBE Study Tables

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

World's Record Paper Snowflake Event

As part of its exhibition in NIU's Founders Memorial Library from March 20 - April 10, an event will be held on Thursday, March 23 featuring: Create your...

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...

Understanding Your Financial Aid Offer

Prospective students and family members are invited to join us to learn how to interpret your financial aid offer, estimate costs, and plan for next steps.

4:30 PM
Virtual Event
NIU Autism Caregiver Group Books & Jammies Literacy Night

Put on your pajamas and come join us for books and cookies! The NIU Autism Caregiver Group, Child Development and Family Center, and the Center for the...

Visiting Artist Lecture: William Estrada, "Learning and Making With Community"

We are thrilled to be hosting William Estrada in the NIU School of Art and Design as a visiting artist for art education. William is a community activist...

Department of History Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Shawna Herzog, Professor at Washington State University will give a seminar entitled "Constructing Histories of Antislavery."

6 PM
Virtual Event
Diversity Equity & Inclusion Talks

The NIU student organizations National Society of Black Engineers, Society of Women Engineers, and the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers have joined...

6 PM
Virtual Event
CAB Drag Show

Get ready for a night of glitz, glamour, and fabulous performances as the Campus Activities Board presents our highly anticipated Drag Show! Join us for an...

Thursday, March 23