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Hall-O-Week: New Hall-O-Ween Cluster Decorating Contest

New Hall students are encouraged to work with their CA or independently to decorate one of the cluster doors that their CA oversees. There will be three...

Online Voter Registration Assistance

Are you registered to vote? Do you have a plan for voting in our unusual circumstances this year? Check out the Huskies Vote website for more ...

10/27
Virtual Event
Well-O-Ween: Yoga

Join us for a Halloween-themed wellness week with virtual activities each day to help you de-stress and practice self-care! This event is the third one in...

10/27, 9 AM
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...

10/27, 12:30 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 transitions, and painful emotions in...

10/27, 1 PM
Virtual Event
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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...

10/27, 2 PM
Virtual Event
Graduate and Professional School Virtual Fair

Students, alumni, and community members who are interested in graduate and professional school can visit with recruiters to gather information from a variety...

10/27, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Hall-O-Week: New Hall Haunted Trail

Have you ever wondered how New Hall got its name? While many have speculated, the truth is that it is named after the ghost that haunts the land New Hall...

Madden '21 League

FREE to play! This league is completely virtual. Registration is from October 5 - October 23 Register on IMLeagues using your Z-ID For information, visit...

10/27, 6 PM
Virtual Event
Kickball League

Registration is from Sept. 28 - Oct. 15, $50/team, Monday and Tuesday nights Register on IMLeagues using your Z-ID For information, visit...

Ask Us Anything – Talk with NIU Career Services

Have a career planning question that needs an answer? Join this week’s Ask Us Anything session to talk with staff from NIU Career Services. We’ll describe...

10/28, 11 AM
Virtual Event
Introduction to Mindfulness

Counseling and Consultation Services is providing a brief overview of mindfulness and how to apply it with a guided meditation and mindful techniques. We...

10/28, 12 PM
Virtual Event
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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,...

10/28, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Well-O-Ween: Paint Night

Join us for a Halloween-themed wellness week with virtual activities each day to help you de-stress and practice self-care! This event is the fourth one in...

10/28, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Table Tennis League

Registration is from Oct. 5 - Oct. 23, $7 per person, Wednesday/Thursday nights starting Oct. 28th Register on IMLeagues using your Z-ID For information,...

Hall-O-Week: Stevenson Journey to Candyland

A Sweet Treat Scavenger Hunt in Stevenson! Contact: Elbia Del Llano (edellano1@niu.edu) and Lindsey Komes (lkomes1@niu.edu). This event is only open to...

Dean of Students Virtual Open Office Hours

The Dean of Students wants to hear from you! Stop by for virtual open office hours with Dr. Kelly Wesener Michael from the Division of Student...

10/29, 10 AM
Virtual Event
Social Justice Town Hall: Whiteness and the Construction of Race

These town halls will discuss the construction of race, how whiteness is manifested in society, and how these ideas are duplicated by systems of oppression.

10/29, 11 AM
Virtual Event
CODE 2 Workshops - First Year Success Series

Our First Year Success Series will be partnering with Academic Diversity, Equity and Inclusionon offering CODE workshops for our first year students to...

10/29, 1 PM
Virtual Event
Noche De Calaveras Event Flyer

Join the LRC paint some calaveras in honor of Dia de Los Muertos on Thursday, October 29th at 5:00pm via Microsoft Teams. Open for all from beginner to...

10/29, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Well-O-Ween: Movie & Mindfulness

Join us for a Halloween-themed wellness week with virtual activities each day to help you de-stress and practice self-care! This event is the final one in...

10/29, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Hall-O-Week: Northern View Howl-O-Night

Join the Northern View Community Council for pumpkin painting and decorating, Halloween bingo, Halloween Treats and more! This event is only open to NVC...

Free Fitness Friday - Butts & Guts

Strength and resistance training focused on developing a strong core and lower body. Weights are not required but you can use dumbbells, water bottles, books...

10/30, 4 PM
Virtual Event
Hall-O-Week: Neptune and Gilbert Spooky Stories and S'mores

Gather around the fire, it’s time for Ghost Stories! Neptune and Gilbert Residence Hall wants to hear all your spooky ghost stories while spending time with...

NIU Recreation Pop Up Shop

Visit the first session of our Pop-up Shop inside the main floor of the Holmes Student Center near the Hotel Desk and fireplace from 7 to 9 p.m., Friday,...

Trick or Treat Hunt

Join NIU Outdoor Adventures for a night of fun and shenanigans starting at 7 p.m., Oct. 30 in the MLK Commons next to the Holmes Student Center. Find us on...

Hall-O-Week: Creepy Cookie Decorating

RHA and Campus Dining are inviting you to decorate cookies for Halloween! No tricks! Just some sweet treats! Limited to residents of the residence hall...

Standup Paddleboard Yoga

Come experience standup paddleboard (SUP) and practice yoga on the board in the pool. SUP is a growing activity that can be challenging at first but is tons...

Student Government Association Senate Meeting

Weekly Student Government Assocation Senate Meeting. For any questions please contact Brad Beyer at bbeyer1@niu.edu. Members of the public can register for...

11/1, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Social Justice Town Hall: Decolonize Your Mind

These town halls will discuss colonization, American imperialism, and how to combat these pervasive forces to decolonize your mind and work and center...

11/5, 11 AM
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...

11/5, 6 PM
Virtual Event
3-Point Tournament

Free to join! Registration is from Oct. 12 - Nov. 5. Register on IMLeagues using your Z-ID For information, visit...

Free Fitness Friday - Zumba

an exciting fusion of Latin dance and fitness taught by certified Zumba™ instructors.

11/6, 4 PM
Virtual Event
bonfire

Join NIU Outdoor Adventures for a Friday night campfire at the West Lagoon! Our last event in October was a success, we thought to host another! Dress for...

Outdoor Adventures: Standup Paddleboard Yoga Clinic with DeKalb Park District

Come experience standup paddleboard (SUP) and practice yoga on the board in the pool. SUP is a growing activity that can be challenging at first but is tons...

Building POWER*

*PEOPLE'S ORGANIZING WEEKEND EMPOWERMENT RETREAT* A three part event on defining advocacy and civic engagement, colatition building: why race, equity, and...

11/11, 11 AM
Virtual Event
Building POWER

In preparation for POWER -- the *People's Organizing Weekend Empowerment Retreat in the spring. This is webinar #3 of a 3-part series preparing student...

11/11, 11 AM
Virtual Event
CODE 2

CODE is designed to engage students, faculty and staff in learning about the cultural differences that shape our world. The main goal of the program is to...

11/12, 2 PM
Virtual Event
Free Fitness Friday - Total Body Strength

This workout will focus on all the major muscles groups. Weights are not required but you can use dumbbells, water bottles, books or cans of soup for extra...

11/13, 4 PM
Virtual Event
Womanist Wednesdays

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

11/18, 12 PM
Virtual Event
CODE 2

CODE is designed to engage students, faculty and staff in learning about the cultural differences that shape our world. The main goal of the program is to...

11/19, 1 PM
Virtual Event
Free Fitness Friday - Danceworks

Join us for a free Group Fitness class on Fridays at 4pm! All are welcome virtually.

11/20, 4 PM
Virtual Event
Deadline for Returning Student Sexual Misconduct Awareness and Prevention Training

The 2020 Returning Student Sexual Misconduct Awareness and Prevention Training, which opened on Oct. 15 and runs through Dec. 1, is provided annually for all...

12/1
Virtual Event
Womanist Wednesdays

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

12/2, 12 PM
Virtual Event
Indoor Cornhole Tournament

Doubles and Singles! Registration is from Nov. 10 - Dec. 2. , $5 per person Register on IMLeagues using your Z-ID For information, visit...

Social Justice Town Hall: Religion and Oppression

This town hall series will highlight how religious institutions have historically upheld systems of oppression and provide suggestions on ways to challenge...

12/3, 11 AM
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...

12/3, 6 PM
Virtual Event
Free Fitness Friday - Zumba

an exciting fusion of Latin dance and fitness taught by certified Zumba™ instructors.

12/4, 4 PM
Virtual Event
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...

Students in class

This workshop-style event is focused on preparing students to attend a virtual career fair. Topics will include: professional appearance, researching...