Events

January 18 - February 16, 2021

Monday, January 18

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Communicating with Diplomacy and Tact

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. Diplomacy is a mindset; tact is a strategy. In this course,...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Communicating with Empathy

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. When you seek to understand the perspective of another person, you are...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Developing Cross-Cultural Intelligence

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Inclusive Mindset

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. Creating an inclusive environment is not a passive act. Rather, it is...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Leading Inclusive Teams

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. High-performing teams are comprised of employees who feel empowered,...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Leading with Emotional Intelligence

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. Emotions are all around us in the office, and it's important for...

Virtual Event
Policy Library Committee

The Policy Library meets the third Monday of the month at 1:00pm. Until further notice the meetings will take place via Microsoft Teams.

1 PM
Virtual Event
happy group cross country skiing

Monday, January 18 at 2 p.m. Let's enjoy the snow while its here! Come try out cross-country skiing or snowshoeing as a fun activity for the whole family....

standup paddle boarding

Outdoor Adventures Standup Paddleboard Clinic at Huntley Middle School Pool / DeKalb, IL Come experience standup paddleboarding and practice your skills...

SUP Yoga

Outdoor Adventures Standup Paddleboard Yoga at Huntley Middle School Pool / DeKalb, IL Come experience standup paddleboard and practice yoga on the board...

STEAM Studio: Make Your Art Move: Spinning Kaleidoscope

NIU STEAM Studio offers online afterschool workshops for students in grades 3-12. This class is recommended for students in grades 3-5. In Make Your Art...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event

Tuesday, January 19

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
Illinois Stock Market Game Spring 1 Session begins

The first spring session of the Illinois Stock Market Game begins on Jan. 19, 2021 and goes through Apr. 30, 2021. The Stock Market Game (SMG) is an online...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: TED Talks - Communication

This is an online module through Blackboard where you will watch a selection of TED Talks focused on communication and write a short reflection in Blackboard...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: TED Talks - Effective Leadership

This is an online module through Blackboard where you will watch a selection of TED Talks focused on leadership and write a short reflection in Blackboard...

Virtual Event
Last day for undergraduates to add a first-half-semester course with approval from the offering department or to course drop a first-half-semester course through their college advising office or the Academic Advising Office (Spring 2021)

Academic Advising Office for those students with no college affiliation.

Mission in library

The University Honors Senior Capstone is the final experience for students graduating with Full University Honors. This project involves working one-on-one...

9 AM
Virtual Event
From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch features Deutsch’s work from several decades in which she revisits various complex themes through symbolic characters and...

LLI: The Good Natured Hour

Bring your questions and observations about nature and be prepared for some good-natured fun while learning about our local wildlife in the LLI class. ...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books contains illustrations from books by Landis Blair, whose stories contain elements of taboo,...

Storied References

Storied References is a group exhibition curated by invitation and from a national call for entry featuring artwork that grapples with the harsh truths of...

**ONLINE** Respondus LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor: Prevent Cheating During Online Exams

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM This comprehensive training webinar delivered by Respondus...

Teaching Tuesdays

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM A flexible teaching mindset can lead to rethinking what we've...

11 AM
Virtual Event
VoiceThread

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM In the third workshop in the series, you will learn how to give...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Serving up Knowledge: The Recipe for Effective Reading

Join Honors Faculty Fellow Valerie Garver for a virtual session on how and when you read will affect the amount of pleasure and profit you get from it, and...

12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 1:50 PM **ONLINE** This 50-minute workshop will provide practical...

LLI: Psychedelic Miscellany

Learn about the history and current uses of psychedelics in medical, mental health and religious contexts. Explore the surprising benefits of psychedelics as...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Students studying

An in-course contract is an individualized project undertaken in a particular class to allow the class to fulfill honors requirements. To begin the process...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Resume Writing – The Essentials

Whether you're creating your first resume or updating an existing resume, attend this one-hour workshop. You'll learn the essentials of a good resume, along...

2:30 PM
Virtual Event
Mission in library

The University Honors Senior Capstone is the final experience for students graduating with Full University Honors. This project involves working one-on-one...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Conquer the Procrastination Monster Workshop

Conquer the Procrastination Monster – This workshop explores how to use a variety of time management tools as well as why we procrastinate and action...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
STEAM Studio: Become a Weather Forecaster 1: Introduction to Weather and Weather Maps

NIU STEAM Studio offers online afterschool workshops for students in grades 3-12. This class is recommended for students in grades 3-5. In Become a Weather...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
STEAM Studio: Building Terrain in Unity

NIU STEAM Studio offers online afterschool workshops for students in grades 3-12. This class is recommended for students in grades 9-12. Are you interested...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
STEAM Studio: Nature Studies and Expression

NIU STEAM Studio offers online afterschool workshops for students in grades 3-12. This class is recommended for students in grades 9-12. Look, listen,...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM **ONLINE** This interactive workshop will focus on improving...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Conquer the Procrastination Monster Workshop

Conquer the Procrastination Monster – This workshop explores how to use a variety of time management tools as well as why we procrastinate and action...

5:30 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Ohio

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Ohio Streaming Audio: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=2655 https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11895

Wednesday, January 20

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: TED Talks - Becoming a Leader

This is an online module through Blackboard where you will watch a selection of TED Talks focused on leadership and write a short reflection in Blackboard...

Virtual Event
I.T. Security – Understanding how to Defend your Organization’s Network

This workshop is designed for leaders who consider themselves ‘non-technical or semi-technical’. This session is a must for those that lead organizations...

First-year Success Series: Financial Literacy Program Spring 2021

In this presentation, we will review financial aid and student account basics and learn about upcoming financial aid and scholarship...

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch features Deutsch’s work from several decades in which she revisits various complex themes through symbolic characters and...

LLI: Survivors in the Cold

We will examine Arctic and Antarctic animals, habitats, survival skills and special anatomies that allow polar bears, arctic foxes, penguins, musk oxen and...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books contains illustrations from books by Landis Blair, whose stories contain elements of taboo,...

Storied References

Storied References is a group exhibition curated by invitation and from a national call for entry featuring artwork that grapples with the harsh truths of...

Wisdom Wednesdays

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM In a book chat, we read the book so you don't have to!...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Department of Economics Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Valentin Bolotnyy, Professor at Stanford University will give a seminar entitled "Graduate Student Mental Health: Lessons from American Economics...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Womanist Wednesday

Womanist Wednesdays Womanist Wednesdays are interactive sessions that highlight topics related to gender identity, intersectionality, and current events....

12 PM
Virtual Event
Students studying

An in-course contract is an individualized project undertaken in a particular class to allow the class to fulfill honors requirements. To begin the process...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Resume Q & A

Working on your resume? Have a few questions and need some guidance? Join a virtual drop-in 30 minute group session with other NIU students led by a Career...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Active Bystander Workshop

The active bystander workshop encourages Huskies to engage in healthy campus culture surrounding violence and sexual misconduct. During the workshop will...

2 PM
Virtual Event
Creating a Conducive Study Space Workshop

This workshop explores how to create an environment for concentrating; self-care techniques to make the most of study time. 30-40 minute presentation with 20...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Mission in library

The University Honors Senior Capstone is the final experience for students graduating with Full University Honors. This project involves working one-on-one...

5 PM
Virtual Event
LinkedIn Basics

LinkedIn is the premier tool for you to build your professional network and connect to jobs. Through LinkedIn, you can access over 700 million members, 50...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Creating a Conducive Study Space Workshop

This workshop explores how to create an environment for concentrating; self-care techniques to make the most of study time. 30-40 minute presentation with 20...

5:30 PM
Virtual Event
Esports Career Lecture: Sam Heckman, Former Pro Magic the Gathering Player

Interested in a future career in esports? Or maybe you just want to learn more about the industry? Check out the NIU Esports Career Lecture Series at 6 p.m....

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball at Ball State

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball at Ball State TV: ESPN+ Radio: WLBK 98.9 FM/1360 AM Streaming Audio:...

Wednesday Night Wisdom: Going Global

Join us as the panelists below discuss their global expereinces, share their expertise and provide insight on how to thrive within the international business...

Thursday, January 21

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Personal Branding 1.0

This is an online module through Blackboard that must be completed by March 31. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Personal Branding 2.0

Join Chuck Howlett, Instructor and Director of the Sales Program at NIU for a Chuck Chat with Adobe on developing a Spark page along with developing your own...

Virtual Event
Commercial Card Introductory Training

Required training session for cardholders, transaction approvers, and proxies who wish to participate in the Commercial Card Program at NIU.Required training...

9 AM
Virtual Event
LLI: Great Twentieth Century Poetry

We shall return to explorations of two great 20th century poets: T. S. Eliot and W. B. Yeats, in particular Eliot's The Waste Land and selected Yeats poems,...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Well Being Workshop for SPS Professionals

Come check out our SPS Well Being Workshop facilitated by the Employee Assistance Program Office. This session will help with stress management, self-care...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Student Organization Advisor Town Hall

Come to our monthly Town Hall with Student Organization Advisors to discuss information regarding student organizations.

1 PM
Virtual Event
LLI: Topics in Human Anatomy: A User’s Guide

This course will cover major topics in human anatomy at the gross level, things that can be seen with the eye. Topics covered may include the skeletal...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Technology Thursdays

Thursday, January 21, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Many faculty consider live, personal interaction to be the most...

Huskies Get Hired Tips and Tricks

Huskies Get Hired - Tips and Tricks Huskies Get Hired is the system NIU students use to find openings for on campus employment, off campus part-time jobs,...

3 PM
Virtual Event
NNGO New Year Welcome Back!

Join your fellow NNGO friends for games, prizes, and a chance to kick off this new year and new semester!

3 PM
Virtual Event
Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium - Dr. Michelle Korir

Dr. Michelle Korir, Assistant Professor at Aurora University will give a seminar entitled "Cell Envelope Stress-Induced Biofilm Architectural Rearrangement...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Michelle Korir, Professor at Aurora University will give a seminar entitled "Cell Envelope Stress-Induced Biofilm Architectural Rearrangement in...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Who Do I Call?: Campus Resources

Join us to learn more about resources on campus and where you can get your questions answered!

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Thursday, January 21, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM **ONLINE** This interactive workshop models strategies for you...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Abstract Writing Workshop

To help students prepare for NIU's 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference in March, Assistant Professor Micah Morton (Anthropology) will lead an...

4:30 PM
Virtual Event
Students studying

An in-course contract is an individualized project undertaken in a particular class to allow the class to fulfill honors requirements. To begin the process...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Interviewing - The Essentials

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

5 PM
Virtual Event
crate climbing

Outdoor Adventures Weekly Thursday Crate Climb at the Rec Center / DeKalb, IL **Update 1/11/21** We are relocating to the back gym on Court 7/8 and will...

Engineering Info Night - virtual

Join representatives from the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology for a one-hour virtual peek into what we have to offer and why we are ranked...

6 PM
Virtual Event
Virtual Info Session - Ed.D. in Higher Education Program

Learn more about the Executive Weekend Ed.D. in Higher Education at Northern Illinois University including the admissions process, coursework and the...

Friday, January 22

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
Last day for undergraduates to add a full-semester course with approval from the offering department or to course drop a full-semester course through their college advising office or the Academic Advising Office. (Spring 2021)

Academic Advising Office for those students with no college affiliation.

POWER* People's Organizing Weekend Empowerment Retreat

This year, this inspiring weekend for student activists and organizers will look a little different as we shift to a virtual format. POWER will take place...

So-Full Friday: Anti-Racism? What Does it Look Like?

Lets talk about Anti-racism and figure out what it looks like in our lives!

11 AM
Virtual Event
From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch features Deutsch’s work from several decades in which she revisits various complex themes through symbolic characters and...

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books contains illustrations from books by Landis Blair, whose stories contain elements of taboo,...

Storied References

Storied References is a group exhibition curated by invitation and from a national call for entry featuring artwork that grapples with the harsh truths of...

Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Lecture

Dr. Steven MacEachern, Professor at Ohio State University will give a lecture entitled "Nonparametric Bayesian Methods: A Gentle Introduction."

1 PM
Virtual Event
POWER*

People's Organizing Weekend Empowerment Retreat. A three day weekend retreat to help students get involved in activism, develop leadership skills, and use...

Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Andrew Manning, Professor with the U.S. Geological Survery and will give a seminar entitled "Hunting for the "Bottom of the Watershed": What is the Depth...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Steven MacEachern, Professor at Ohio State University will give a seminar entitled "Model Misspecification and Familial Null Hypotheses."

3 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Physics Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Dan Hooper, Professor at University of Chicago will give a seminar entitled "TBA."

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Fitness Friday - Core & More

Join us for a different Fitness class every Friday! This class will focus on the upper body muscles including chest, back, arms and core! No equipment...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball at Bowling Green

Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball at Bowling Green https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11950

ice skating

Outdoor Adventures Open House Skate Night at the Rec Center Ice Rink / DeKalb, IL Have you ever wanted to learn how to ice skate but have been nervous to...

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Southeast Missouri State University

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Southeast Missouri State University https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11989

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Centenary College (Louisiana)

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Centenary College (Louisiana) https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11987

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Lindenwood

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Lindenwood https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11988

Saturday, January 23

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Track and Field vs Mike Lints Alumni Meet

Northern Illinois University Women's Track and Field vs Mike Lints Alumni Meet https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=12027

Northern Illinois University Wrestling at Missouri

Northern Illinois University Wrestling at Missouri https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11975

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Ohio

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Ohio https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11976

POWER* People's Organizing Weekend Empowerment Retreat

This year, this inspiring weekend for student activists and organizers will look a little different as we shift to a virtual format. POWER will take place...

POWER*

People's Organizing Weekend Empowerment Retreat. A three day weekend retreat to help students get involved in activism, develop leadership skills, and use...

8:30 AM
Virtual Event
From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch features Deutsch’s work from several decades in which she revisits various complex themes through symbolic characters and...

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books contains illustrations from books by Landis Blair, whose stories contain elements of taboo,...

Storied References

Storied References is a group exhibition curated by invitation and from a national call for entry featuring artwork that grapples with the harsh truths of...

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball vs Kent State

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball vs Kent State TV: ESPN+ Radio: WLBK 98.9 FM/1360 AM Streaming Audio:...

Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball at Bowling Green

Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball at Bowling Green https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11951

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Buffalo

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Buffalo Streaming Audio: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=2656 ...

Sunday, January 24

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
POWER* People's Organizing Weekend Empowerment Retreat

This year, this inspiring weekend for student activists and organizers will look a little different as we shift to a virtual format. POWER will take place...

POWER*

People's Organizing Weekend Empowerment Retreat. A three day weekend retreat to help students get involved in activism, develop leadership skills, and use...

Nature Ed Series

Nature Ed Series: Winter Tracking at West Lagoon / DeKalb, IL Nature Ed is a new monthly program offered through NIU Outdoor Adventures and Lorado Taft...

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics at Western Michigan University

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics at Western Michigan University https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11990

Students on campus

By the aforementioned due date, the student must complete and upload a Senior Honors Capstone Proposal at http://go.niu.edu/honorscapstone. The proposal...

11:59 PM
Virtual Event
Students studying

By the aforementioned due date, the student must complete and submit an Honors in-course contract proposal at go.niu.edu/honorsicc. The application includes...

11:59 PM
Virtual Event

Monday, January 25

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Communicating with Diplomacy and Tact

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. Diplomacy is a mindset; tact is a strategy. In this course,...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Communicating with Empathy

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. When you seek to understand the perspective of another person, you are...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Developing Cross-Cultural Intelligence

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Inclusive Mindset

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. Creating an inclusive environment is not a passive act. Rather, it is...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Leading Inclusive Teams

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. High-performing teams are comprised of employees who feel empowered,...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Leading with Emotional Intelligence

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. Emotions are all around us in the office, and it's important for...

Virtual Event
First-year Success Series: Financial Literacy Program 2021

In this presentation, we will review financial aid and student account basics and learn about upcoming financial aid and scholarship...

12 PM
Virtual Event
First-year Success Series: Financial Literacy Program Spring 2021

In this presentation, we will review financial aid and student account basics and learn about upcoming financial aid and scholarship...

LGBTQ+ Inclusion Workshop for Honors

Join Molly Holmes, director of the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center, for a session that will provide knowledge of LGBTQ+ identities, historical contexts...

1 PM
Virtual Event
NIU Autism Caregiver Group Coffee Chat

The NIU Autism Caregiver Group is virtual this year! If you would like to join our Caregiver Coffee Chat, please RSVP by emailing Allison Gladfelter at...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Mind the Gap Workshop

​​​​​​​This workshop will explore the differences between expected study behavior for high school success and for college success as well as what it takes to...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Mind the Gap Workshop

​​​​​​​This workshop will explore the differences between expected study behavior for high school success and for college success as well as what it takes to...

5:30 PM
Virtual Event
vision board

Outdoor Adventures Craft Night: Vision Boards at the Rec Center / DeKalb, IL New year new goals? Stop by the Adventure Center to create your vision board....

Tuesday, January 26

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: TED Talks - Communication

This is an online module through Blackboard where you will watch a selection of TED Talks focused on communication and write a short reflection in Blackboard...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: TED Talks - Effective Leadership

This is an online module through Blackboard where you will watch a selection of TED Talks focused on leadership and write a short reflection in Blackboard...

Virtual Event
Department of Anthropology Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. James Herrera, Professor at Duke Univesity will give a seminar entitled "Data-Driven Conservation: Applying Ecology and Evolution to Biodiversity...

9:30 AM
Virtual Event
Active Bystander Workshop

The active bystander workshop encourages Huskies to engage in healthy campus culture surrounding violence and sexual misconduct. During the workshop will...

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch features Deutsch’s work from several decades in which she revisits various complex themes through symbolic characters and...

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books contains illustrations from books by Landis Blair, whose stories contain elements of taboo,...

Storied References

Storied References is a group exhibition curated by invitation and from a national call for entry featuring artwork that grapples with the harsh truths of...

VoiceThread

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Participants will learn how VoiceThread can help educators...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 1:50 PM **ONLINE** If you are interested inlearning more about...

LLI: Psychedelic Miscellany

Learn about the history and current uses of psychedelics in medical, mental health and religious contexts. Explore the surprising benefits of psychedelics as...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Teaching Tuesdays

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM What's the common element in all your courses? You! By enhancing...

Campus

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM **ONLINE** This presentation is for graduate students preparing...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Anthropology Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Lecture

Dr. James Herrera, Professor at Duke Univesity will give a lecture entitled "Towards Sustainable Development Goals for Biodiversity Conservation in Madagascar."

4 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM **ONLINE** This discussion-based workshop focuses on how to work...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball at Bowling Green

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball at Bowling Green Streaming Audio: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=2657 ...

Concerto Competition Winner's Concert-Webcast Only

Available in Live Webcast! https://www.niu.edu/music/performances/index.shtml

7 PM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, January 27

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: TED Talks - Becoming a Leader

This is an online module through Blackboard where you will watch a selection of TED Talks focused on leadership and write a short reflection in Blackboard...

Virtual Event
From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch features Deutsch’s work from several decades in which she revisits various complex themes through symbolic characters and...

LLI: Survivors in the Cold

We will examine Arctic and Antarctic animals, habitats, survival skills and special anatomies that allow polar bears, arctic foxes, penguins, musk oxen and...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books contains illustrations from books by Landis Blair, whose stories contain elements of taboo,...

Storied References

Storied References is a group exhibition curated by invitation and from a national call for entry featuring artwork that grapples with the harsh truths of...

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball at Akron

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball at Akron TV: ESPN+ Radio: WLBK 98.9 FM/1360 AM Streaming Audio: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=2682 ...

Department of Economics Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Darren Lubotsky, Professor at University of Illinois at Chicago will give a seminar entitled "TBA"

12 PM
Virtual Event
Virtual Info Session - Community College Leadership Ed.D. Program

Learn more about the Community College Leadership Ed.D. at Northern Illinois University including the admissions process, coursework and the dissertation of...

12 PM
Virtual Event
LLI: Notables

Since its beginning, LLI has featured weekly talks by experts, primarily NIU faculty. We're continuing that tradition on Zoom, so join us this winter for our...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Esports Career Lecture: Vivian Nguyen, Business Intelligence Data Manager for Team Liquid

Interested in a future career in esports? Or maybe you just want to learn more about the industry? Check out the NIU Esports Career Lecture Series on...

Hui-Hsuan Su, Graduate Cello Recital-Webcast Only

https://www.niu.edu/music/performances/index.shtml

6:30 PM
Virtual Event
Sister Circle

Sister Circles are spaces for women and nonbinary students from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds to talk, listen, and simply exist amongst each other. ...

7 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, January 28

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Personal Branding 1.0

This is an online module through Blackboard that must be completed by March 31. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Personal Branding 2.0

Join Chuck Howlett, Instructor and Director of the Sales Program at NIU for a Chuck Chat with Adobe on developing a Spark page along with developing your own...

Virtual Event
LLI: Great Twentieth Century Poetry

We shall return to explorations of two great 20th century poets: T. S. Eliot and W. B. Yeats, in particular Eliot's The Waste Land and selected Yeats poems,...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Technology Thursdays

Thursday, January 28, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Learn about NIU's video platform, Kaltura! This workshop will...

11 AM
Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: The Value of Joining Professional Networks

This is a virtual event. More information for accessing the event will be sent to you by email after registering. Join the NIU Alumni Association to learn...

11 AM
Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: The Value of Joining Professional Networks

This is a virtual event. More information for accessing the event will be sent to you by email after registering. Join the NIU Alumni Association to learn...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Virtual Coffee Hour

The commuter lounge is reopening VIRTUALLY! Join us for a Virtual Coffee Hour. This is an open space welcome to all just like the lounge. Bring your coffee,...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Alternative Service Delivery: What’s New?  What Works? What Doesn’t Work So Well?

Simply stated, Alternative Service Delivery is providing services without your own employees doing the work. It encompasses shared services, contract...

LLI: Topics in Human Anatomy: A User’s Guide

This course will cover major topics in human anatomy at the gross level, things that can be seen with the eye. Topics covered may include the skeletal...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium - Dr. Randolph Hubach

Dr. Randolph Hubach, Director of the Sexual Health Research Lab at Oklahoma State University (OSU) and Associate Professor of Rural Health at Oklahoma State...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Biological Sciences Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Randolph Hubach, Professor at Oklahoma State University will give a seminar entitled "(TBC) Research Interests: Using Community Engaged Principles to...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Think about How You Think! Workshop

This presentation will promote self assessment of your study behaviors, including the GAMES Survey (Marilla Svinicki, UT at Austin) as well as promote...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Campus

Thursday, January 28, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM **ONLINE** This workshop highlights how to balance your work,...

4 PM
Virtual Event
crate climbing

Outdoor Adventures Weekly Thursday Crate Climb at the Rec Center / DeKalb, IL **Update 1/11/21** We are relocating to the back gym on Court 7/8 and will...

Think about How You Think! Workshop

This presentation will promote self assessment of your study behaviors, including the GAMES Survey (Marilla Svinicki, UT at Austin) as well as promote...

5:30 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball vs Toledo

Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball vs Toledo https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11952

Friday, January 29

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
Civics for Nonprofits: How and Why to do Advocacy

Topics include a review of governmental structures (federal, state and local), the basic roles and responsibilities of elected officials in government, the...

DePaul University School of Hospitality Leadership’s 2021 Virtual Career Fair

Our career fair has opportunities for business, communication, and hospitality students. Access to part-time jobs, full-time jobs, internships, and summer...

11 AM
Virtual Event
From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch features Deutsch’s work from several decades in which she revisits various complex themes through symbolic characters and...

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books contains illustrations from books by Landis Blair, whose stories contain elements of taboo,...

Storied References

Storied References is a group exhibition curated by invitation and from a national call for entry featuring artwork that grapples with the harsh truths of...

Department of Geographic and Atmospheric Sciences Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Lecture

Dr. Amy McGovern, Professor at University of Oklahoma will give a lecture entitled "Machine Learning Applications in High-Impact Weather."

3 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Mr. John W. Scott at Illinois Sustainable Technology Center will give a seminar entitled "Microplastics and the Environment."

3 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Physics Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Seminar

Dr. Brian Odom, Professor at Northwestern University will give a seminar entitled "TBA"

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Fitness Friday - Butts & Guts

Join us for a different Group Fitness class every Friday! Strengthen the lower body and core through resistance training focused on developing a rock-solid...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball vs Toledo

Northern Illinois University Women's Volleyball vs Toledo https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11953

Saturday, January 30

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Track and Field vs NIU Huskies Windy City Showdown

Northern Illinois University Women's Track and Field vs NIU Huskies Windy City Showdown https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=12028

Lean Six Sigma - Yellow/Green Belt Workshop

A certificate in Lean Six Sigma prepares you to eliminate waste or inefficiency in your workplace. If you are a professional working in a hospital, a...

Northern Illinois University Wrestling at SIUE

Northern Illinois University Wrestling at SIUE https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11977

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Buffalo

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Buffalo https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11978

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Clarion

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Clarion https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11979

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis vs North Dakota

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis vs North Dakota https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=12066

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch features Deutsch’s work from several decades in which she revisits various complex themes through symbolic characters and...

January “Student Life” Open House

We invite you to learn about Northern Illinois University College of Law by registering to attend our virtual January “Student Life” Open House on Saturday,...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books contains illustrations from books by Landis Blair, whose stories contain elements of taboo,...

Storied References

Storied References is a group exhibition curated by invitation and from a national call for entry featuring artwork that grapples with the harsh truths of...

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball vs Miami

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball vs Miami TV: ESPN+ Radio: WLBK 98.9 FM/1360 AM Streaming Audio: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=2683 ...

happy group cross country skiing

Saturday, January 30 at 2 p.m. Let's enjoy the snow while its here! Come try out cross-country skiing or snowshoeing as a fun activity for the whole family....

Cana Hunter, Senior Violin Recital-Webcast Only

Also available on Live Webcast! https://www.niu.edu/music/performances/index.shtml

3 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis vs Youngstown State

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis vs Youngstown State https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=12067

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Eastern Michigan

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Eastern Michigan Streaming Audio: http://niuhuskies.com/showcase?Live=2658 ...

Sunday, January 31

Call for Papers: 2021 SEAS Student Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS Northern Illinois University’s 2021 Southeast Asian Studies Student Conference is inviting submissions for its annual symposium. The purpose...

Virtual Event
EXTENDED DEADLINE - Presidential Supportive Professional Staff Award for Excellence Nominations

Nomination Deadline for the Presidential Supportive Professional Staff Award for Excellence – Deadline extended to January 31, 2021 The Supportive...

Virtual Event
EXTENDED DEADLINE - Supportive Professional Staff Awards Nominations

Nominations Sought for Supportive Profession Staff Awards – Deadline Extended to January 31, 2021 The Supportive Professional Staff (SPS) Council is...

snowboarding

Outdoor Adventures Snowboard Clinic at Sycamore Sled Hill / Sycamore, IL Snowboarding can be an intimidating sport. A gentle introduction will help you...

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Bowling Green

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Bowling Green https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=11991

SUP

Outdoor Adventures Standup Paddleboard Clinic at Huntley Middle School Pool / DeKalb, IL Come experience standup paddleboarding and practice your skills...

SUP Yoga

Outdoor Adventures Standup Paddleboard Yoga at Huntley Middle School Pool / DeKalb, IL Come experience standup paddleboard and practice yoga on the board...

Monday, February 1

Hateful Things exhibit at the Pick Museum

From Aunt Jemima advertisements to the board game Ghettopoly, American popular culture is replete with racist images. The traveling exhibition Hateful Things...

JobsPLUS Event: Communicating with Diplomacy and Tact

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. Diplomacy is a mindset; tact is a strategy. In this course,...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Communicating with Empathy

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. When you seek to understand the perspective of another person, you are...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Developing Cross-Cultural Intelligence

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. More information for accessing the module will be sent to you after...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Inclusive Mindset

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. Creating an inclusive environment is not a passive act. Rather, it is...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Leading Inclusive Teams

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. High-performing teams are comprised of employees who feel empowered,...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: Leading with Emotional Intelligence

This is an online module through LinkedIn Learning that must be completed by March 31. Emotions are all around us in the office, and it's important for...

Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis vs North Dakota

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis vs North Dakota https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=12068

Strategic Thinking and Planning for Small and Medium-Sized Organizations

This workshop will serve as an orientation and awareness session for leaders and senior staff in small organizations. Organization size does not eliminate or...

Spring 2021 Speaker Series - LGBTQ Philanthropy

Dr. Elizabeth Dale's presentation will focus on understanding the diversity of who contributes to philanthropy and how gender and sexual identity can serve...

STEAM Studio: Make Your Art Move: Stabiles

NIU STEAM Studio offers online afterschool workshops for students in grades 3-12. This class is recommended for students in grades 3-5. In Make Your Art...

3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Laiji Li, Graduate Piano Recital-Webcast Only

https://www.niu.edu/music/performances/index.shtml

6:30 PM
Virtual Event

Tuesday, February 2

Hateful Things exhibit at the Pick Museum

From Aunt Jemima advertisements to the board game Ghettopoly, American popular culture is replete with racist images. The traveling exhibition Hateful Things...

JobsPLUS Event: TED Talks - Communication

This is an online module through Blackboard where you will watch a selection of TED Talks focused on communication and write a short reflection in Blackboard...

Virtual Event
JobsPLUS Event: TED Talks - Effective Leadership

This is an online module through Blackboard where you will watch a selection of TED Talks focused on leadership and write a short reflection in Blackboard...

Virtual Event
From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch

From the Mind of Ellen Roth Deutsch features Deutsch’s work from several decades in which she revisits various complex themes through symbolic characters and...

Hateful Things

From Aunt Jemima advertisements to the board game Ghettopoly, American popular culture is replete with racist images. The traveling exhibition Hateful Things...

LLI: The Good Natured Hour

Bring your questions and observations about nature and be prepared for some good-natured fun while learning about our local wildlife in the LLI class. ...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books

Mirth and Mayhem: Landis Blair Selections of Drawings and Books contains illustrations from books by Landis Blair, whose stories contain elements of taboo,...

Storied References

Storied References is a group exhibition curated by invitation and from a national call for entry featuring artwork that grapples with the harsh truths of...

SPSC Executive Committee Meeting (Virtual)

The SPS Executive Committee meets electronically via Teams approximately 10 days prior to a General SPS Council meeting from Noon to 1:00 p.m.

12 PM
Virtual Event
Finding Forward

This is a 4-session virtual workshop for anyone wanting to boost their resilience to respond to life demands, COVID-19 stress, and painful emotions in...

1 PM
Virtual Event