Events

Thursday, February 8

Alebrijes at Founders!

Alebrijes: Magical Beings This exhibit, which will remain open until November 8, presents original Mexican folk art in the alebrijes tradition. It...

BHM Book Display: African Americans and the Arts

Celebrate Black art and Black artists with NIU Libraries. Throughout February, visit the Black Heritage Month book display on the main floor of Founders...

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

University Writing Center (UWC) Open

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

Ruth Lantz,"Enmeshed", 40'x100", 2022. Acrylic, flashe and silkscreen on canvas over panel.

"Screenic Paradigms" features paintings by Su A Chae, Ruth Lantz and Katie Neece. These Midwest-based artists respond to the current condition of painting's...

Ruth Lantz, Enmeshed, Acrylic, Flashe, and Silkscreen on Canvas over Panel, 2022

"Screenic Paradigms" features paintings by Su A Chae, Ruth Lantz, and Katie Neece. These Midwest-based artists respond to the current condition of painting's...

Good Food

The Pick Museum of Antropology gallery is open 10-4 Tuesday-Saturday. "Good Food" highlights food issues in northern Illinois and outlines what...

Supportive Professional Staff Council

The council meets on the second Thursday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to noon in Altgeld Hall, Room 203 and Teams

UndocuOrientation Sessions

As we enter the spring semester, the Undocumented Student Resource Center will host several virtual UndocuOrientation sessions to assist new students...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Teaching

Thursday, February 8, 2024 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Research shows that providing feedback is important to...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Ideating with I-WIN: AI in Work-Based Learning Design and Implementation

Join the Illinois Work-Based Learning Innovation Network, an initiative of Education Systems Center at NIU, in an ongoing discussion of how to leverage AI...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Lunar New Year Celebration Luncheon

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at Neptune Dining! Connect and network with our Huskie community while enjoying a special themed-lunch created by Neptune's...

Lunar New Year Lunch – A Cultural Culinary Experience

Thursday, February 8, 2024 from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM Join us for an all-you-care-to-eat lunch as we celebrate the...

Respondus

Thursday, February 8, 2024 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM This comprehensive training webinar is intended for faculty...

12 PM
Virtual Event
NIU's Southeast Asia Student Conference - Call for Papers

NIU's Southeast Asia Student Conference - Saturday, April 6, 2024 Call for Papers Abstracts Now Due By: February 7, 2024 Northern Illinois University’s...

Responsible Conduct of Research Series - Spring 2024

Earn a Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) transcript notation! Graduate students can earn a notation on their transcripts that they are certified in the...

12 PM
Virtual Event
What is for Supper? What is a Meal? Exhibition

The NIU Art Museum presents their Food Issues, Customs and Concerns exhibition suite, featuring the following exhibits: "What is for Supper? What is a Meal?"...

book cover with Native American beadwork design

We'll be discussing Native Food Sovereignty and Seed Keeping as we discuss The Seed Keeper by Dakota novelist, Diane Wilson

De La Vega Innovation Lab

Create, innovate, collaborate! The De La Vega Innovation Lab in Barsema Hall is open to all NIU students, staff and faculty at select times each week....

State of the University

Join President Freeman and Faculty Senate President Ben Creed for an engaging conversation about the state of the university and 2024 goals on February 8,...

How can agriculture recapture its relevance - Innovation Conversation with Paul Schickler

We will sit down and delve into an article that Paul wrote for the Des Moines Register, "Two ways to recapture agricuture's relevance: Pay for value, engage...

3 PM
Virtual Event
 Huskie Food Pantry Open Session

The Huskie Food Pantry is open to students every Wednesday and Thursday (excluding Thanksgiving week) until finals week at the Chick Evans Field House. If...

UndocuOrientation Sessions

As we enter the spring semester, the Undocumented Student Resource Center will host several virtual UndocuOrientation sessions to assist new students...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Black Heritage Month Lecture: Taurean Webb, Ph.D.

Join this Black Heritage Month Lecture by Taurean Webb, Postdoctoral Fellow, African and Black Diaspora Studies, DePaul University

Flyer of event with pictures of loteria cards and title "Loteria Game Night" in neon lights

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

TRIO GO

Come out and make Bingo vision boards with TRIO Student Support Services. Light refreshments will be provided.

The Staff & Faculty - Diesel Bowling League

Who: The league is open to all NIU employees (and their partners/spouses) regardless of skill level! Current league bowlers run the gamut from double...

"Reflections and Observations in Developing the Field"

Vanessa K. Valdés is director of the Black Studies program and associate professor of Spanish and Portuguese at the City College of New York, City University...

6 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, February 8