Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at NIU Events

Wednesday, February 1

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

UndocuOrientation Session

Virtual orientation sessions will share information about opportunities and resources for undocumented Huskies! Registration is required.

10 AM
Virtual Event
UndocuOrientation Session

Virtual orientation sessions will share information about opportunities and resources for undocumented Huskies! Registration is required.

4 PM
Virtual Event
Dr. LaVerne Gyant Lecture in Black Studies: “Oh Mercy, There’s Colored People All Over the Library!”: What a 1939 Library Sit-In Taught Us about the Impact of Space, Place, and the Human Body as Viable Rhetorical Texts

Against the historical backdrop of southern segregation laws and practices, this lecture will discuss the rhetorical strategies employed by five African...

Wednesday, February 1