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Big in Japan

Cover of Backstage magazine
NIU School of Theatre and Dance alumna Charlotte Kate Fox (MFA ’13), who’s hit it big in Japan, is the cover star of the current issue of Backstage magazine. “When Fox submitted for the role of Ellie in the Japanese television…

Huskies to honor former Athletics Director Bob Brigham

Photo of an NIU football helmet with Bob Brigham’s initials
Northern Illinois University student-athletes from all 17 sports will honor the memory of iconic former Director of Athletics Robert J. Brigham, by wearing patches or stickers bearing his initials throughout the 2014-15 academic year. “RJB” stickers will be worn on the…

Tailgating? Here’s what you need to know

Go Huskies!
Hey, Huskie fans! A new season of NIU football begins at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28 unless you’re tailgating first. Here’s what you need to know about pregame fun. Tailgating may begin when parking lots open. Donor lots and Convocation Center lots…

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