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Domestic Violence Awareness Month begins

Domestic Violence Awareness Month evolved from the first Day of Unity observed in October of 1981 by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The intent was to connect battered women’s advocates across the nation who were working to end violence against women and their children. The Day of Unity soon became a special week when a…

Latino Heritage Month celebration under way

NIU Latino Heritage Month 2013 logo
Every fall, the Latino Resource Center and the Center for Latino and Latin American Studies organize academic, social, cultural and professional events for the NIU student body and community to celebrate Latino Heritage Month. Latino Heritage Month recognizes the richness and diversity of Latino culture and history in the United States and Latin America. This year’s activities will highlight Latino music…

TLC participants invited to Bowling Bash

Photo of a bowling ball hitting pins
The Office of Student Engagement and Experiential Learning will host its annual fall Bowling Bash for Themed Learning Communities (TLCs). The Bowling Bash will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, at the Huskies Den in the lower level of the Holmes Student Center.  There will be free bowling and pizza for all…

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