Rod Carey

Football gets defensive with 2014 signing class

Following Northern Illinois University’s second consecutive 12-win season and fourth-straight Mid-American Conference West Division title, NIU head coach Rod Carey and his staff announced the names of 31 future Huskies that make up the 2014 recruiting class.
The Huskies’ class includes 15 defensive

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2013 Summer Research Opportunities Program participants

Summer research opportunities available

Interested in gaining research experience?
This summer, the Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) will host undergraduate students from NIU to complete research at NIU and the surrounding community.
SROP is an eight-week program for sophomores, juniors, and some seniors to conduct paid, faculty-mentored, research

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Photo of a brown bag lunch: sandwich, apple and milk

Brown bag lunch series to focus on environment

Students, interested in potential research opportunities that exist on campus to enhance your academic career?
Faculty, inquisitive as to what collaborations might exist for future grant applications and research on campus? Campus staff, curious as to what research is being conducted at your

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NIU to join #ILoveMySelfie movement Feb. 14

NIU’s Asian American Center is teaming up with departments and student organizations to support Independent Awakening’s “#ILoveMySelfie” national campaign.
Tables will be set up at DuSable Hall and the Holmes Student Center from noon to 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, for students to take

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Office of Student Academic Success

One-stop shopping

In an effort to better serve NIU students, the Office of Student Academic Success (OSAS) made some changes to help support student success initiatives.
Last fall, the OSAS made the decision to centralize their student success specialists. Once spread out across campus in

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Aksel Bolin

Men’s hoops roars back to win third straight

The Northern Illinois men’s basketball team outscored Miami (Ohio) 25-4 in the final 14 minutes Tuesday night to claim its third consecutive victory, 53-41, at the NIU Convocation Center.
Senior Aksel Bolin (Asker, Norway/Asker), sophomore Travon Baker (Detroit, Mich./Detroit Consortium) and junior Aaron

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NIU College of Engineering and Engineering Technology job fair (October 2012)

Engineering job fair planned Feb. 20

NIU’s College of Engineering and Engineering Technology (CEET) will host engineering and technology companies from across the region from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.Thursday, Feb. 20, for a jobs and internships fair.
Companies looking for full-time and internship positions should consider attending at

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Joel Heilmann

NIU mock trial team makes strong argument

The NIU mock trial team finished fifth out of 14 teams during a recent University of St. Francis Invitational.
NIU finished ahead of such teams as Notre Dame, DePaul and the University of Illinois-Springfield.
Junior Joel Heilmann, NIU’s team captain, was awarded an “outstanding

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Photo of beakers full of chemicals

Advancing STEM education: Priming the Pump

The PROMISE Scholars Program, funded by the National Science Foundation, will offer two opportunities to support students’ interests in NIU research and STEM professional development.
From 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, the PROMISE Scholars will host a STEM conference titled,

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Jaelyn Olsen

Gymnastics improves to 2-0 in MAC

A strong performance on balance beam lifted the Northern Illinois University women’s gymnastics team to a 192.450-191.600 Mid-American Conference victory over Western Michigan Saturday night at the NIU Convocation Center.
The win improves the Huskies’ record to 2-1 overall and 2-0 in league

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