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Edward King appointed circuit judge

Cook County Circuit Court[1]
The Illinois Supreme Court announced Thursday the appointment of Northern Illinois University alumnus Edward J. King as Cook County Circuit Judge in the Fourth Judicial Subcircuit. Mr. King, a resident of the Fourth Subcircuit, was appointed by the Court to fill the…

Huskies get hired: NIU ranks 30th in social mobility

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Thirty six companies attended the Northern Illinois University College of Engineering & Engineering Technology job fair on October 23, seeking skilled labor to fill positions in this high-demand field. NIU graduates from across the university find themselves in demand, and…

‘One Breath’: NIU New Music Festival begins Nov. 3

NIU New Music Festival poster
The fifth NIU New Music Festival offers something for everyone. This year features guest artist ensemble the nief-norf Project, founded by NIU alumni Andy Bliss (2004) and Kerry O’Brien (2006). They are joined by incredibly talented colleague ensemble members Erin Walker Bliss,…

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