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NIU bids farewell to Bill Nicklas

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Hundreds from the DeKalb, Sycamore and Northern Illinois University community joined together at NIU’s Barsema Alumni and Visitors Center to say goodbye to NIU Vice President Bill Nicklas, whose retirement officially began at 4:30 p.m. Friday, October 31. NIU President Doug…

NIU alum named to new Indonesia president’s cabinet

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NIU alumnus Anies Baswedan (Ph.D., political science, 2007), president of Paramadina University in Jakarta, has been named minister of Primary and Secondary Education in the cabinet of new Indonesia President Joko Widodo. After receiving his Ph.D. from NIU, Baswedan made his mark as…

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