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NIU alumni & friends invited to D.C. event

February 17, 2014

NIU Alumni Association logoThe Northern Illinois University Alumni Association invites alumni and friends to its regional event in Washington, D.C., from 5:30 to 8 p.m. March 11 at The National Press Club.

Meet U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, 2nd Congressional District of Illinois, who will be attending as a special guest, network with fellow alumni and learn how NIU is advancing to guarantee student career success.

New initiatives and plans for a bold future at NIU will be shared by Lisa Freeman, interim executive vice president and provost; Joe Matty, executive director of the NIU Alumni Association; and Lesley Rigg, interim vice president for research and graduate studies.

An open bar and unlimited appetizers will be provided at The National Press Club, located at 529 14th St. NW.

Dues-paying NIU Alumni Association members are free and the cost for nonmembers is $25. Visit to register.

The NIU Alumni Association, which serves 225,000 alumni worldwide, is focused on building lifelong relationships with alumni, prospective students, corporate partners and friends through programs and special events.