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LGBTQ+ Current Events Impacting NIU and Beyond

This session will examine key events impacting the LGBTQ+ community at NIU and beyond. This session will be geared towards those who want to take action as...

12/6, 11 AM
Virtual Event
Yoga Midday

Connect your mind and body with yoga poses, balance, conscious breathing, and relaxation. Register Here. FREE for students!

AMRAP Circuits

Enjoy burning some calories with this AMRAP (As Many Rounds As Possible) circuit class! Register Here. FREE for students!

Stress Relief Activites

Come to the AARC and share useful strategies to de-stress in preparation for final week. Meets pillar requirement for Boey Honors Program: Community Service

Foam Rolling & Stretching

Come cool down after your workout with a foam rolling and stretching session! This is also ideal on an active recovery day to help relax your muscles!...

Yoga

Connect your mind and body with yoga poses, balance, conscious breathing, and relaxation.

Barre (Virtual)

Come join us (virtually) as we hold, pulse, and stretch your muscles in this full body varre workout. Register Here.

Indoor Cycling

Join us on Wednesday evenings for an upbeat, fun indoor cycling bike class! This is open to all skill levels. No experience required. We look forward to...

Dance Fitness

Enjoy your workout while dancing away to various music. Movements can be learned easily! This will be the most fun 40 minutes of your day. FREE for...

Yoga

Connect your mind and body with yoga poses, balance, conscious breathing, and relaxation. FREE for students! Register Here.

Yoga

Connect your mind and body with yoga poses, balances, conscious breathing, and relaxation. No experience required. Register Here. FREE for students!

Workplace Active Bystander Intervention

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Location: Zoom Being an Active Bystander is everyone’s business because everyone deserves a safe and...

ski and snowboarder in Colorado

Outdoor Adventures is heading to Crested Butte, Colorado for a ski and snowboard trip Jan. 2 to 7, 2023 Crested Butte is referred to as the "last great ski...

Intramural Sports Spring 1st Quarter Registrations Open

Registration for Spring 1st Quarter Intramurals open. Registration opens at 7:00 a.m. Sports included are Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton, Table Tennis,...

roasting smore over fire

Outdoor Adventures S’mores Open House in the Rec Center / DeKalb, IL. Stop by and find out what Outdoor Adventures has to offer! Meet our staff as you...

People's Organizing Weekend Empowerment Retreat (POWER) 2023

On the weekend of January 20-22, 2023, Northern Illinois University will be sponsoring a three-day student retreat, People's Organizing Weekend Empowerment...

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...

ice skating

Outdoor Adventure Ice Skate Nights / Rec Center Rink, DeKalb, IL Have you ever wanted to learn how to ice skate, but have been nervous to try? Now is your...

Nutrition Coaching - One-on-One - Early Bird Special

Spring Early Bird Price Drop! This weekend is your last chance to register and take advantage of our early bird price reduction for this semester's...

cross country skiing

Cross Country Ski Trip / Lapham Peak Unit, WI Join us for some fun in the snow! This trip is for anyone who loves to cross-country ski, or for anyone...

learn to board

Snowboard Clinics Snowboarding can be an intimidating sport. A gentle introduction will help you start building confidence. Learn the basic skills to get...

Huskie Fresh: Italian Wedding Soup

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...

snowboarding

Snowboard and Ski Trip / Tyrol Basin, WI Join us for a trip to a great ski resort just outside of Madison. The fee includes transportation, leadership,...

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...

Students in dining hall

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Liberate Your Research: An Interdisciplinary Research Workshop with Dr. Nadine Naber

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

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...

2/17/2023, 2 PM
Holmes Student Center, TBA
Stream Available
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...

Huskie Fresh: Honey Garlic Salmon

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...

Diversity Reverse Career Fair

The Diversity Reverse Career Fair focuses on students and student organizations associated with a diversity/cultural Center. During a Reverse Career Fair,...

NEDAW Mindful Cooking Class: Chicken Caprese Pasta

In recognition of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, join NIU’s Nutrition Team for a mindful eating cooking class. We will walk you through preparation...

hand on climbing hold

Learn everything you need to know about bouldering. Learn about techniques and the types of gear you need to get started. It's a great way to learn some...

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...

2/24/2023, 2 PM
Holmes Student Center, TBA
Stream Available
paddleboarding

Learn everything you need to enjoy standup paddleboarding (SUP) in the pool. SUP is a fun activity that can challenge your balance and invigorate your core....

Education Job Fair

The Education Job Fair provides an opportunity for students to connect with employers seeking to fill education-related full-time and part-time positions and...

tie dye shirts

Tie-Dye at the Rec Center / DeKalb, IL Take some time to do something creative and fun! Stop by, grab a shirt, choose a design and colors, and tie-dye...

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...

3/3/2023, 2 PM
Holmes Student Center, TBA
Stream Available
kayak pool

Whether you have kayaked multiple times or have never kayaked before, this workshop will provide essential skills for you to use in your future water...

Huskie Fresh: Chicken Fajita Skillet

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...

Huskie Fresh Cooking Class: Chicken Fajita Skillet

Do you want to learn new cooking skills while making a delicious recipe? Then join NIU’s Nutrition Team for a beginner-friendly, hands-on cooking class using...

student at job fair

The Government, Public and Social Services, Health and Wellness Fair provides an opportunity for students and alumni interested in these career paths to...

Intramural Sports Spring 2nd Quarter Registrations Open

Registration for Spring 2nd Quarter Intramurals open. Registrations will open at 7:00 a.m. Sports included are Flag Football, Outdoor Soccer, Softball,...

Huskie Fresh: Gyros with Greek Potatoes

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...

Nutrition Coaching - One-on-One - Midterm Special

MidTerm Price Drop! Prices have fallen! Book with a nutrition coaching for one-on-one support now through the end of the semester at our reduced midterm...