Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at NIU
2021 LIVE CODE Facilitator Institute

CODE Facilitators are NIU faculty, staff and graduate students who have been trained to conduct CODE workshops for our community. Facilitators have access...

Meet and Greet with Undocumented Student Support Services

Equity and inclusion are two of NIU’s core values, so, as a part of Week of Welcome (WOW) it’s important that you have the opportunity to meet this essential...

SJE Town Hall Series: Understanding (Counter)Narratives (Faculty/staff panel)

Thursday, August 19, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Welcome back to the Social Justice Education Town Hall Series! This semester, we will be...

Movie Night: Pariah

An important part of your being a Huskie is building community. Kick back and relax while meeting other new students during this Week of Welcome (WOW) event....

8/19, 7 PM
OHANA! Night

The OHANA program will help you achieve academic and leadership success as well as build community. Program topics include: academic success, cultural...

SJE Town Hall Series: Understanding (Counter)Narratives (Student Panel)

Thursday, August 26, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Welcome back to the Social Justice Education Town Hall Series! This semester, we will be...

Boey Honors Program Emblem

The Boey Honors Program is an academic program that focuses on the success and development of the Asian and Asian- American students on campus. The focus is...

Latin Chill

Kick off Latino Heritage month. Welcome incoming Freshman and all returning students.

Sister Circle

Sister Circles are spaces for women with underrepresented racial identities. These spaces are welcoming of trans and nonbinary students and provide...

Womanist Wednesdays

Womanist Wednesdays are interactive tabling sessions that highlight topics related to gender identity, intersectionality, and current events. Join us for a...

Active Bystander Workshop

Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Location: Zoom The Active Bystander Workshop encourages...

Active Bystander Workshop

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

9/9, 10 AM
Virtual Event
SJE Town Hall Series: Combating Imposter Phenomenon (Faculty/staff Panel)

Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM This semester, Social Justice Education will be highlighting...

Honors CODE 1 workshop-Situating The Self

Who Am I? This workshop introduces opportunities for participants to explore their own unique cultural identities and the identities of others. Through a...

9/9, 2 PM
Virtual Event
Behind the Post: Relationships Don't Just Live on Social Media

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Location: Holmes Student Center - University Suite Behind...

Behind the Post: Relationships Don't Just Live on Social Media Workshop

Behind the Post: Relationships Don't Just Live on Social Media is a workshop where we will understand the impact of technology and social media on...

Boey Honors Program Monthly Meeting

The Boey Honors Program is an academic program that focuses on the success and development of the Asian and Asian- American students on campus. The focus is...

Honors CODE 2 - Building Community

Who Are We? This workshop focuses on building dialogue. Review the description and select the workshop that best meets the needs of the participants....

9/16, 2 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...

Active Bystander Workshop

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

SJE Town Hall Series: Combating Imposter Phenomenon (Student Panel)

Thursday, September 23, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM This semester, Social Justice Education will be highlighting student, faculty, and staff...

"Separated: Family and Community in the Aftermath of an Immigration Raid" Dr. William D. Lopez

Dr. Lopez is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and Faculty Director of Public Scholarship at the National...

9/23, 12 PM
Virtual Event
Honors CODE 3 workshop-Power Dynamics of Difference

How Do We Relate? This workshop invites participants to cultivate a self-reflective awareness of their identity, personal beliefs, and values related to...

9/23, 2 PM
Virtual Event
Cultural Sisterhood Summit

The Cultural Sisterhood Summit will educate, connect, and empower women from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups. This summit is welcoming of...

Love Labyrinth: Navigating Relationships

Love Labyrinth: Navigating Relationships workshop will help people understand the signs of emotional abuse and the controlling and threatening behavior...

Love Labyrinth: Navigating Relationships

Thursday, September 30, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Location: Holmes Student Center - University Suite Love...

Honors CODE 4 workshop-Engaging Systems of Oppressions

This workshop aims to immerse dedicated individuals with the lifelong dedication necessary for social justice work. Registration required. Honors students...

9/30, 2 PM
Virtual Event
Sister Circle

Sister Circles are spaces for women with underrepresented racial identities. These spaces are welcoming of trans and nonbinary students and provide...

Boey Honors Program Monthly Meeting

The Boey Honors Program is an academic program that focuses on the success and development of the Asian and Asian- American students on campus. The focus is...

SJE Town Hall Series: The Stories We Tell Ourselves (Faculty/Staff Panel)

Thursday, October 14, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM This semester, Social Justice Education will be highlighting...

Noche de Gala

Close to Latino Heritage month

SJE Town Hall Series: The Stories We Tell Ourselves (Student Panel)

Thursday, October 28, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM This semester, Social Justice Education will be highlighting student, faculty, and staff...

Sister Circle

Sister Circles are spaces for women with underrepresented racial identities. These spaces are welcoming of trans and nonbinary students and provide...

Womanist Wednesdays

Womanist Wednesdays are interactive tabling sessions that highlight topics related to gender identity, intersectionality, and current events. Join us for a...

SJE Town Hall Series: Cultivate Belonging (Faculty/Staff Panel)

Thursday, November 11, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM This semester, Social Justice Education will be highlighting...

Latino Dinner

Celebrating Latino Cuisine

Sister Circle

Sister Circles are spaces for women with underrepresented racial identities. These spaces are welcoming of trans and nonbinary students and provide...

SJE Town Hall Series: Cultivate Belonging (Student Panel)

Thursday, November 18, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM This semester, Social Justice Education will be highlighting student, faculty, and staff...

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Womanist Wednesdays are interactive tabling sessions that highlight topics related to gender identity, intersectionality, and current events. Join us for a...

Sister Circle

Sister Circles are spaces for women with underrepresented racial identities. These spaces are welcoming of trans and nonbinary students and provide...

Period Project Pick Up

The GSRC is providing FREE tampons and pads to students and community members around campus. Text 302-601-1508 to let us know what time you want to pick up...

2/2/2022, 1 PM
NIU's 2022 Lavender Graduation Ceremony

NIU's Lavender Graduation Ceremony and Celebration honors lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, asexual, agender, queer, non-heterosexual and...