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NIU Northern Regional History Fair

Northern Illinois University is proud to host the annual Illinois History Day program on February 22, 2020 and be an affiliate of National History Day. Our...

2/22, 7:30 AM
Spring 2020 Research Colloquium Series - Philanthropy Reimagined - Funding Feminism: Monied Women, Philanthropy, and the Women's Movement 1870-1967

Dr. Joan Marie Johnson's presentation is based on her book of the same name, published in 2017 by the University of North Carolina Press. She examines an...

3/23, 2 PM
Madam C.J. Walker and the Heritage of African American Philanthropy - NNGO Research Colloquium Series

African Americans give at least $11 billion to nonprofits each year. Despite the toll that four centuries of slavery and discrimination have taken on black...

4/16, 3:30 PM

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