Events

February 6 - March 7, 2023

Monday, February 6

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

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...

Northern Illinois University Women's Golf at Falcon Florida Classic

Northern Illinois University Women's Golf at Falcon Florida Classic https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=15854

Staff Awards Nomination Deadline

Nominations are now being accepted for new and updated staff awards. Supportive Professional Staff (SPS) and Operating Staff (OS) have a critical role in...

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...

Information Table- Latino Heritage Internship Program

Chat with the staff of the Latino Heritage Internship Program, to learn more about the internship and you can also apply for internship on the spot. Tabling...

Latino Heritage Internship Program Days (Feb 6 &  Feb. 7)

Throughout the day on Monday February 6 and Tuesday February 7 the Center for Latino and Latin American Studies and the Latino Resource Center will be...

Networking Lunch-Latino Heritage Internship Program

Networking Lunch whith the staff of the Latino Heritage Internship Program, Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, and Latino Resource Center. Free...

Resume Writing: The Essentials 

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

12 PM
Virtual Event
Resume Building Workshop- Latino Heritage Internship Program

Build or refresh your resume. Learn what empoyers are looking for. Workshop led by the staff of the Latino Heritage Internship Program ------ Throughout...

The Power of Connection: Understanding and Meeting Our Human Needs

The discussion will center on exploring and sharing the different physiological, psychological, social, and emotional needs and responses that we experience...

2 PM
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...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Informational Presentation- Latino Heritage Internship Program

Join us to learn more about what the Latino Heritage Internship Program can offer and how to apply for this National internship ------ Throughout the day...

NIU Esports: Varsity Valorant Tryouts

Want to represent NIU in the collegiate organization's Valorant championship? Want to play with some of the best players on campus? Come try out for the...

Developing a Great LinkedIn Profile Workshop

Create a LinkedIn profile that communicates your unique skills, accomplishments, and experiences to catch the attention of your connections and recruiters....

5 PM
Virtual Event
Eat Like a Huskie

Come hungry and join our "Eat Like a Huskie" workshop, snacks provided. Are you interested in improving your overall health and nutrition but can't seem to...

Informational Presentation- Latino Heritage Internship Program

Join us to learn more about what the Latino Heritage Internship Program can offer and how to apply for this National internship ------ Throughout the day...

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A weekly, art-based, mindfulness skills group for all experience levels. Mindfulness is a skill that enables your mind and body to be fully present in the...

Tuesday, February 7

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

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...

Latino Heritage Internship Program Days (Feb 6 &  Feb. 7)

Throughout the day on Monday February 6 and Tuesday February 7 the Center for Latino and Latin American Studies and the Latino Resource Center will be...

Networking Breakfast-Latino Heritage Internship Program

Networking Breakfast whith the staff of the Latino Heritage Internship Program, Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, and Latino Resource...

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...

Blackboard

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Blackboard Ultra Course View is modern and intuitive with...

10 AM
Virtual Event
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Pablo Neruda is one of the most important poets in Spanish-American literature. This course will examine his works from a chronological perspective. Not...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Miller Cooper Meet & Greet Table

Miller Cooper & Co., Ltd. will host an information table in the Barsema Hall Haribo Commons to discuss possible internship and full-time accounting positions.

Stalking: Know it. Name it. Stop it.

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM Location: Zoom Following, tracking, calling, texting, spreading rumors, property damage, or sharing...

11 AM
Virtual Event
Information Table- Latino Heritage Internship Program

Chat with the staff of the Latino Heritage Internship Program, to learn more about the internship and you can also apply for internship on the spot. Tabling...

Authoring and Publishing Your Research

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 from 12:00 PM to 12:50 PM **ONLINE** If you are interested in learning more about...

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Tuesday, February 7, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM A healthy mind is essential for students to learn course...

Northern Illinois University logo

During the last ten years, there have been giant steps in the development of effective alternatives to carbon-producing energy sources. We will look at many...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Office 365 Word Training

The session will cover topics such as: basic terminology, adding bullets, headers and footers, creating accessible documents, creating tables, inserting an...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Sexual Misconduct Training for New Students

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Join us for a virtual sexual misconduct training. New students...

Resume Building Workshop- Latino Heritage Internship Program

Build or refresh your resume. Learn what empoyers are looking for. Workshop led by the staff of the Latino Heritage Internship Program ------ Throughout...

Students in dining hall

Learn what to expect from a career fair. This workshop-style event will focus on preparing you to attend the spring 2023 career fairs. Topics include...

Conversations that Matter: Campus Connections: Career Fair Prep/ First

Are you interested in learning how to position yourself to succeed after graduation? Learn more about UNIV 301, a new leadership and career preparation...

AARC OHANA Series: Manzanar: Japanese Incarceration Camp and Paper Crane Activity

Coordinated by: Zoe Bragas, AARC Peer Academic Coach, and student participants of the 2022 AARC Manzanar Trip. Educate students about Executive Order 9066...

Informational Presentation- Latino Heritage Internship Program

Join us to learn more about what the Latino Heritage Internship Program can offer and how to apply for this National internship ------ Throughout the day...

Procrastination Café

Interested in getting your work done? Come to our Procrastination Café, a focused space for you to set your own goals and complete those assignments you have...

Whether and How to Form a Nonprofit Organization in Illinois

Join the NIU Center for Nonprofit and NGO Studies for this webinar on key considerations for whether and how to form a nonprofit organization, presented in...

NIU Esports Overwatch: NIU vs Central Michigan

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

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Ohio

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Ohio TV: ESPN3/+ Streaming Audio:...

Wednesday, February 8

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

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...

Outlook Email Basics workshop

In this workshop, we will discuss the basic features of email with Outlook: creating emails using the different options of CC/BCC; public vs. private;...

8:30 AM
Virtual Event
RHM Staffing Solutions Meet & Greet Table

RHM Staffing Solutions is hosting an information table in the Barsema Hall Haribo Commons to discuss potential internship opportunities in Business...

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...

Blackboard

Wednesday, February 8, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM This webinar is designed to provide you easy step-by-step instructions on how to upload course...

10 AM
Virtual Event
CliftonLarsonAllen Meet & Greet Table

CliftonLarsonAllen will host an information table in the Barsema Hall Haribo Commons to discuss potential internship and full-time positions in accountancy.

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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
Positively NIU:  Making Every Interaction Count

All NIU faculty and staff play a critical role in teaching, mentoring, and caring for our students and colleagues. Balancing this focus on “high touch”...

10 AM
Virtual Event
UPS Meet & Greet Table

UPS will host an information table in the Barsema Hall Haribo Commons to discuss potential full-time opportunities in sales.

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...

Restorative Justice: A Kenyan Perspective

Professor Dan McConkie will discuss how America’s criminal justice system is so focused on punishment that it pays little attention to something much more...

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Celebrating Black History Month: Understanding the Intersections of Race and Gender. This interactive, collaborative event will discuss topics related to...

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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...

Strategies for Finding Internships and Jobs

Interested in putting your skills and academic preparation to work? Learn the basics of the internship and job search process. This workshop focuses on how...

1 PM
Virtual Event
Valentine's Day Card Decoration

#Huskies, come have fun creating and personalizing a card for Valentine's Day. Meet some fellow #NIUHuskies and enjoy some complimentary snacks. Feb 8,...

Outlook Email Basics workshop

In this workshop, we will discuss the basic features of email with Outlook: creating emails using the different options of CC/BCC; public vs. private;...

1:15 PM
Virtual Event
Technology

Wednesday, February 8, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM The Digital Media Studio in CITL features two innovative...

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 PM
Virtual Event
Join Ignite! Self-exploration and advocacy for individuals age 10 to 16

Ignite is a student empowerment program developed by RAMP and designed for students (age 10 to 16) with a disability diagnosis who want to learn more about...

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...

Leveraging LinkedIn for Internship and Job Fair Success Workshop

Learn to use LinkedIn to prepare for the Internship and Job Fair. Research employers, find recruiters, utilize connections for advice, and more. To follow...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball vs Akron

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball vs Akron Streaming Audio:...

NIU Esports League of Legends: NIU vs Central Michigan

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

Devon Walker and Michael Longfellow

Saturday Night Live cast members and comedians Devon Walker and Michael Longfellow will perform live, Wednesday, February 8, FREE, exclusively for NIU...

crate climbing

Weekly Crate Climbs at the Rec Center / DeKalb, IL Experience what crate climbing is all about. This challenging activity involves stacking and scaling...

Thursday, February 9

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

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...

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...

Students on campus

**ONLINE** Congratulations on your admissions. Do you know what you need to submit to move forward? Join The Graduate School staff as well as the Director of...

9 AM
Virtual Event
Outlook Calendar Basics

In this workshop, we will use Outlook to discuss how to view your calendar, create appointments and meetings, edit appointments and meetings, create...

9:30 AM
Virtual Event
Abbott Meet & Greet Table

Abbott will host an information table in the Barsema Hall Haribo Commons to discuss potential internship and full-time opportunities.

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These four sessions will explore the Italian peninsula from the Alps to Sicily, focusing on the cities, landscape, history, cuisine, and sights of eight of...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Mowery & Schoenfeld Meet & Greet Table

Mowery & Schoenfeld will host an information table in the Barsema Hall haribo Commons to discuss potential internship and full-time opportunities.

Dr. Mandy Faretta-Stutenberg, Associate Professor, World Languages and Cultures, Deputy Director of CISLL

Join us for a workshop on utilizing Open Accessible Summaries in Language Studies (OASIS). OASIS is a repository that houses summaries of published studies...

Supportive Professional Staff Council

The Council meets on the second Thursday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. All SPS personnel are welcome to attend any meeting. All meetings are...

Professor Elizabeth Schwall "Revolutions around Cuba: Dance, Politics, and Migration."

Elizabeth Schwall is a historian of Latin America and the Caribbean, and her research focuses on the physical movements that animated everyday politics and...

12 PM
Virtual Event
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Hollywood films have much to do with how we think about history. This course will examine the representation of old New York City in four feature films: ...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Outlook Calendar Basics

In this workshop, we will use Outlook to discuss how to view your calendar, create appointments and meetings, edit appointments and meetings, create...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
USAC Study Abroad 101 Presentation

USAC will help you see yourself studying abroad, and then help you get there! Learn about their semester, summer and winter break programs offered in...

Technology

Thursday, February 9, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Technology can support an inclusive and vibrant learning...

purple background with cookies on the top left and bottom right corners, the image is titled "Chewing on Consent" and the description below it reads, "Consent is easy, right? Yes means yes, no means no, we’ve all heard messaging of how it “should” be done. In this interactive workshop brought to you by the GSRC and the Science of BDSM Research Team, we will break down myths and assumptions about consent, practice new consent skills, and learn what the kink community can teach us about consent. There will also be tasty snacks!"

Consent is easy, right? Yes means yes, no means no, we’ve all heard messaging of how it “should” be done. In this interactive workshop brought to you by the...

Perennializing the Great Plains - Innovation Conversation with Aubrey Streit Krug and Timothy Crews

Join us we we welcome the University of South Dakota's Chair & Associate Professor of the Department of Sustainability & Environment Meghann Jarchow along...

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...

CBS Spring Open House and Game Night!

Come learn about all the CBS has to offer! There will be food, games, and an opportunity to meet our staff.

Virtual Info Session - Higher Education Ed.D. Programs

Learn more about the Executive Weekend Ed.D. in Higher Education and the Ed.D. Community College Leadership programs at Northern Illinois University! We are...

Friday, February 10

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

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...

Northern Illinois University Women's Track and Field at GVSU Big Meet

Northern Illinois University Women's Track and Field at GVSU Big Meet https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16165

Northern Illinois University Softball vs Memphis

Northern Illinois University Softball vs Memphis https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16103

CSEAS Graduate Colloquium Lecture: Kimberly Kay Hoang

Title: “Spiderweb Capitalism: How Global Elites Exploit Frontier Markets” Kimberly Kay Hoang Department of Sociology, The University of Chicago Friday,...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Resume Writing: The Essentials

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

12 PM
Virtual Event
Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at Creighton

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at Creighton https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=15975

**ONLINE** Case Study in Academic Freedom: Hamline University

Friday, February 10, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Issues about religion and academic freedom remain a tough...

Student Government Association Senate Meeting

The Senate meets every Friday at 2 pm except for when the University is closed. Meeting locations will vary, so please refer to the NIU Events Calendar or...

Northern Illinois University Softball vs Arizona State

Northern Illinois University Softball vs Arizona State https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16104

ice skating

1/26/23 Update: We are making the call that the ice will not be ready for skating quite yet and cancelled ice skate night on 1/27. Our goal is to open on...

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Northwestern

Northern Illinois University Wrestling vs Northwestern Streaming Video: https://www.espn.com/watch/player/_/id/e3162a3e-9d3b-4f7f-87ba-48aadc8f0e2f ...

Life Is A Dream

Written by Pedro Calderón de la Barca Translated by Harley Erdman and Lauryn E. Sasso Directed by Stanton Davis The King of Poland, Basilio, gets an omen...

Saturday, February 11

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

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...

ice skate

Ice Skate Trip, Millenium Park, Chicago, IL The best way to enjoy winter in the Midwest is with a trip to a beloved seasonal ice rink in Chicago. Join us...

Photos of campus during winter

We invite you to learn about Northern Illinois University College of Law by registering to attend our Winter Open House on Saturday, February 11th from 10...

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs Valparaiso

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs Valparaiso https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16058

NIU Esports Pride Logo

Join NIU Esports in this Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Singles tournament benefiting charity. All proceeds from this tournament will go to The Trevor Project,...

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball at Ohio

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

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at Omaha

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis at Omaha https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=15976

NIU Esports League of Legends: NIU vs Miami University

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

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Western Michigan

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball vs Western Michigan TV: ESPN3/+ Streaming Audio:...

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs UNI

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs UNI https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16057

Northern Illinois University Softball vs CSUN

Northern Illinois University Softball vs CSUN https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16106

Northern Illinois University Softball vs Notre Dame

Northern Illinois University Softball vs Notre Dame https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16105

Life Is A Dream

Written by Pedro Calderón de la Barca Translated by Harley Erdman and Lauryn E. Sasso Directed by Stanton Davis The King of Poland, Basilio, gets an omen...

Sunday, February 12

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

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...

NSBE GAINS

Come get some gains with NSBE every sunday!

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics at Ball State University

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics at Ball State University https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16094

Northern Illinois University Softball at San Diego State

Northern Illinois University Softball at San Diego State https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16107

Life Is A Dream

Written by Pedro Calderón de la Barca Translated by Harley Erdman and Lauryn E. Sasso Directed by Stanton Davis The King of Poland, Basilio, gets an omen...

Monday, February 13

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

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...

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...

Plante Moran Meet & Greet Table

Plante Moran will host an information table in the Barsema Hall Haribo Commons to discuss potential internship and full-time opportunities in accountancy.

Technology

Monday, February 13, 2023 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Recent developments in artificial intelligence can generate...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Resume Writing: The Essentials

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

2 PM
Virtual Event
Huskie Fresh Desserts: Strawberry-filled Chocolate Cupcakes

Huskie Fresh is NIU’s meal kit service. We work to create and prepare sustainable, nutritious, flavorful dinners to help with life’s busy schedules. Our meal...

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...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Mission Possible On-line Tutoring and Homework Help for 1st-6th grade

NIU faculty and staff can receive free, online tutoring and homework help for their children in first-through sixth-grades, thanks to the partnership between...

4 PM
Virtual Event
NIU Esports: League of Legends Pick Up Games

For those who crave a hard-fought victory, join our community for some League of Legends. pick-up games (PUGS) in our Discord Voice Chat or in person at the...

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A weekly, art-based, mindfulness skills group for all experience levels. Mindfulness is a skill that enables your mind and body to be fully present in the...

Tuesday, February 14

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

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...

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...

Students on campus

Congratulations on your admissions! Do you know what you need to submit to move forward? Join the Director of International Admissions to hear of your next...

9 AM
Virtual Event
Blackboard

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM This intermediate session will provide a deeper dive into setting up grading criteria for assessments,...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Active Bystander Workshop for Students

Tuesday, February 14, 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
Dried pasta and veggies with the word "Ellington's" written on a wood-grain background.

Today's menu has a Medditeranean/Greek theme. Enjoy: Chicken Souvlaki.Greek Salad.Lemon Potatoes.Dolmades (Stuffed Grape Leaves).Roasted Graic Lemon...

International Volunteering/Study Abroad Experiences

Would you LOVE to have an experience overseas, but wonder how studying or volunteering abroad might enhance your degree? Join this discussion on experiences...

Blackboard

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Blackboard Ally is a powerful tool for providing your students...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Research and Laboratory Safety:  What Graduate Students Should Know

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 from 12:00 PM to 12:50 PM **ONLINE** The laboratory environment can be a hazardous...

Mission in library

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...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Office 365 Excel Training

The session will cover topics such as: basic terminology, cell formatting, data filters, data sorting, count if, using Fill Features, freezing panes, and...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Forward, Together Forward: Moment of Reflection

Northern Illinois University will observe a moment of reflection to honor the lives of five students lost in 2008 with the tolling of five bells at 3:06...

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...

3 PM
Virtual Event
Mission Possible On-line Tutoring and Homework Help for 1st-6th grade

NIU faculty and staff can receive free, online tutoring and homework help for their children in first-through sixth-grades, thanks to the partnership between...

4 PM
Virtual Event
AARC OHANA Series: Study Night & I Love MySelfie

Build community with students and Asian American Resource center and promote academic excellence. Meets Boey Honors Program Requirement: Academic...

Huskie Fresh Valentine's Cooking Class: Strawberry-Filled Chocolate Cupcakes

Celebrate Valentine's Day by preparing a sweet treat with your friends and loved ones. Join NIU’s Nutrition Team for a beginner-friendly, hands-on cooking...

Focus Group

During the focus group, you will be asked a few questions about your idenitity and your experiences on campus, then you will have an opportunity to share any...

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball at Ball State

Northern Illinois University Men's Basketball at Ball State TV: ESPN3/+ Streaming Audio:...

NIU Esports Overwatch: NIU vs Western Michigan

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

Wednesday, February 15

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

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...

The Power of Surveys: Insider Tips and Tools for Taking the Pulse of Your Community

Surveys are everywhere. Local governments and nonprofits need to gather accurate, timely feedback and public opinions. With so many choices and so much at...

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...

Teams - Chat and Meeting Basics

In this workshop, we will discuss how to create a message, use group chats, user reactions, use emojis, share files, mention a teammate, mark a message as...

9:30 AM
Virtual Event
CohnReznick LLP Meet & Greet Table

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

Stress Relievers for Workplace Stressors

Working late again? Feeling overwhelmed by too many tasks on your to-do list? Join us to learn about ways to de-stress, better manage your time, and be...

10 AM
Virtual Event
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...

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis at Illinois State

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis at Illinois State https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16059

Respondus

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 1:45 PM This comprehensive training webinar is intended for faculty...

All-Majors Internship and Job Fair

NIU Career Services' All-Majors Internship and Job Fair provides an opportunity for students and alumni to connect with employers for internships and...

Teams - Chat and Meeting Basics

In this workshop, we will discuss how to create a message, use group chats, user reactions, use emojis, share files, mention a teammate, mark a message as...

1:30 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...

Crafting Effective Emails

**ONLINE** Despite the rise of video conferencing and IM/texting, email remains one of the most common forms of professional communication…and often one of...

Crafting Effective Emails

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM **ONLINE** Despite the rise of video conferencing and...

Mission Possible On-line Tutoring and Homework Help for 1st-6th grade

NIU faculty and staff can receive free, online tutoring and homework help for their children in first-through sixth-grades, thanks to the partnership between...

4 PM
Virtual Event
Huskies in the Aisles: A Free Grocery Tour

Do you find yourself aimlessly walking the grocery store aisles and not knowing what to purchase? Then join us for Huskies in the Aisles: A Grocery Store...

NIU Art Museum Exhibition Closing Reception

Join us from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Art Museum galleries for the closing reception of our three exhibits: "Stories From My Childhood;" "A Show of Hands: Recent...

NIU Law Minority Reception 2023

All are cordially invited to attend the 19th Annual Minority Reception hosted by Dean Cassandra L. Hill and The Honorable Vincent Cornelius (’89). Join us...

Good Vibes

Need some good vibes in your life? We are sponsoring 2 free hours of bowling! There will be trivia and other activities along with a DJ.

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball at Bowling Green

Northern Illinois University Women's Basketball at Bowling Green Streaming Audio:...

STEM Café: The Science Behind Flirting

Why do people flirt? Flirting is more complex than we might imagine, and it’s characterized by ambiguity. Some people flirt just for fun, others to explore a...

NIU Esports League of Legends: NIU vs Ohio

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

NIU Philharmonic Orchestra with Concerto Competition Winners

Wilbur Lin, director Concerto Competition Winners: Anna Rockman, piccolo Ian Rigg, trombone Chih I Hsiao, erhu Dayoung Park, cello Chanel Antoshin, flute

crate climbing

Weekly Crate Climbs at the Rec Center / DeKalb, IL Experience what crate climbing is all about. This challenging activity involves stacking and scaling...

Thursday, February 16

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

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...

Students on campus

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

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...

Outlook - Maintaining Your Mailbox

In this workshop, we will discuss how to use your Outlook mailbox to create, edit, label, and delete categories; create, manage, delete, move and clean-up...

9:30 AM
Virtual Event
Blackboard

Thursday, February 16, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM In this session, we will focus on creating different assessments and assignments in Learn Ultra. We...

10 AM
Virtual Event
Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education Graduate Colloquium - Lecture

Mr. Saint Anthony Lloyd, from the Illinois Youth Center, will give a lecture entitled "Beyond the Ball: The Role of Sport in Reimagining Juvelile Justice."

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  and...

12 PM
Virtual Event
Yellowdig

Thursday, February 16, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Join Shaunak Roy, Founder and CEO of Yellowdig, in his webinar...

Full Color Moment: Black Heritage Month

Have a Full Color Moment with the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center and friends! Experience coloring books that highlight LGBTQ+ people, with a specific...

Outlook - Maintaining Your Mailbox

In this workshop, we will discuss how to use your Outlook mailbox to create, edit, label, and delete categories; create, manage, delete, move and clean-up...

1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Teaching

Thursday, February 16, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM How do you know if your online course is good? More...

Sexual Misconduct Awareness and Prevention Training for New Students

Thursday, February 16, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Join us for a virtual sexual misconduct training. New...

Mission Possible On-line Tutoring and Homework Help for 1st-6th grade

NIU faculty and staff can receive free, online tutoring and homework help for their children in first-through sixth-grades, thanks to the partnership between...

4 PM
Virtual Event
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...

Flyer

Join Stephanie Schmidt, a 2022 ETRA GSA Scholarship recipient, as she discusses the findings from a qualitative study of Teacher Identity in university EFL...

5 PM
Virtual Event
Teen STEM Café: The Science of Steelpan

Listen to an amazing steelpan performance and learn how these instruments are made and tuned from Yuko Asada, director of the NIU Community School of the...

Life Is A Dream

Written by Pedro Calderón de la Barca Translated by Harley Erdman and Lauryn E. Sasso Directed by Stanton Davis The King of Poland, Basilio, gets an omen...

rain forest

Travel with us on this two-week adventure via train to backpack and explore all the biomes of Olympic National Park. Covering nearly one million acres in the...

Friday, February 17

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

Great Professor Award nomination deadline

The Great Professor Award honors a faculty member who has contributed significantly to the education of University Honors students at NIU. The awardee is...

Last day for undergraduates to request a first-half-semester course withdrawal through advisor (Spring 2023)

Last day for undergraduates to request a first-half-semester course withdrawal through advisor (Spring 2023)

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...

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis vs Youngstown State

Northern Illinois University Men's Tennis vs Youngstown State https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=15977

Northern Illinois University Women's Track and Field at Badger Invitational

Northern Illinois University Women's Track and Field at Badger Invitational https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16166

HESA Preview Day

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...

Liberate Your Research: An Interdisciplinary Research Workshop with Professor Nadine Naber

This half-day workshop and networking luncheon will foster strategies for overcoming barriers to interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research; naming and...

FREE 1-DAY MARKETING BOOT CAMP FOR STUDENTS

Ready to Work! Engage with leaders as they share tips to get hired and succeed in a marketing career. Meet with marketing leaders at this 1-day boot camp....

Hospitality Career Fair

DePaul University Driehaus College of Business School of Hospitality Leadership Looking for career and internship opportunities? Come speak to 65 +...

Department of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment Graduate Colloquium - Virtual Lecture

Dr. Antonio Paez, Professor at McMaster University will give a lecture entitled "Introduciing Spatial Availability, A Singly-Constrained Measure of...

11 AM
Virtual Event
 So-Full Friday

What do Bill Russell, Doc Rivers, Serena Williams, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Colin Kaepernick, The Minnesota Lynx, and Billie Jean King all have in common? This...

CSEAS Lecture Series: Stephanie Khoury

Title: “The Memory of Cambodian Pop and Rock Music as Cultural Heritage in Cambodian American Families” Stephanie Khoury Department of Music, Tufts...

Student Government Association Senate Meeting

The Senate meets every Friday at 2 pm except for when the University is closed. Meeting locations will vary, so please refer to the NIU Events Calendar or...

Northern Illinois University Baseball at Oral Roberts

Northern Illinois University Baseball at Oral Roberts https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=15996

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs Bradley

Northern Illinois University Women's Tennis vs Bradley https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16054

Mission Possible On-line Tutoring and Homework Help for 1st-6th grade

NIU faculty and staff can receive free, online tutoring and homework help for their children in first-through sixth-grades, thanks to the partnership between...

4 PM
Virtual Event
ice skating

1/26/23 Update: We are making the call that the ice will not be ready for skating quite yet and cancelled ice skate night on 1/27. Our goal is to open on...

NIU Esports: Overwatch 2 Pick Up Games

Join fellow heroes, students of NIU, for a night of Overwatch 2! Join us in person or online in the Discord Voice Chat for some pick-up games.

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Eastern Michigan University

Northern Illinois University Women's Gymnastics vs Eastern Michigan University https://niuhuskies.com/calendar.aspx?id=16095

Life Is A Dream

Written by Pedro Calderón de la Barca Translated by Harley Erdman and Lauryn E. Sasso Directed by Stanton Davis The King of Poland, Basilio, gets an omen...

Saturday, February 18

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

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...

winter hiking

Spend the day on a wintry adventure hiking around Starved Rock and Matthiessen State Parks. Experience canyons, waterfalls, and miles of scenic trails along...

CEET Open House

Prospecting students are welcomed to come and experience the engineering building with walk through tours of the building, meeting alumni, and much more!