Thomas Parisi

Building bridges, training teachers

Cultural anthropologist and NIU Presidential Engagement Professor Susan Russell is no stranger to building bridges between people – in particular, those of...

Top-notch student research

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Students in biological sciences and psychology have won the NIU Graduate Council best thesis and dissertation awards for the 2013-14 academic year. The Outstanding Dissertation...

Mentoring 2.0

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The NIU Department of Political Science is launching two new mentoring efforts. One reaches out to students before they ever arrive on campus;...