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Archive: May, 2017
The annual Benefit Choice period for FY2018 will conclude on Wednesday, May 31. Employees wishing to make a change to their insurance must process the change on the MyBenefits Marketplace website before midnight on May 31. Employees that participate in the Flexible Spending Account (MCAP and/or DCAP) program must re-enroll every year, and this enrollment will...
The month of May is closing for all financial reporting activity at noon on Thursday, June 8. Journals not posted at that time will go into June business. Final May reports are scheduled to be available on Friday, June 9. June reports are scheduled to be available on Monday, June 12. These dates, and other...
On Saturday, May 13, the Huskie Food Pantry received close to 3,000 pounds of donated food from the residence halls’ Move Out Food Drive and the nation-wide postal carrier Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. “We have been so impressed by the show of support from our community this year,” said Liz McKee, assistant program director for...
NIU alum Aaron Dorfman and his bandmates, the Henhouse Prowlers, recently returned from a trip to Pakistan as part of the American Music Abroad program—a government-sponsored initiative to foster cultural diplomacy by connecting people through the arts. “The great thing about this kind of work is that it’s not just politicians and government people meeting...
The Huskie Food Pantry was recently awarded $500 from the DeKalb County Community Foundation. These funds were provided from the foundation’s Community Needs Grant. The DeKalb County Community Foundation was created in 1993 out of a desire to give back and love their community. Since then, the foundation has given over $20.3 million in grants...
NIU Athletics would like to invite you and your family to join them for the 2017 Huskie Summer Circuit, the annual “tour” that brings NIU Athletics head coaches and staff in contact with fans and alumni throughout the region.At each event, fans will hear from Sean Frazier, NIU associate vice president and director of Athletics,...
The NIU School of Art and Design faculty have created an innovative new course in data visualization which will debut this coming fall. The course will empower students to make sense of, interpret, communicate, and use the unprecedented amount of information made available to them through modern technology, such as phones, the internet and even wearable devices....
Riverbender.com posted an article about Sen. Tammy Duckworth’s visit to NIU:  Duckworth addresses cadets at Northern Illinois University’s ROTC Commissioning Ceremony The Chicago Sun-Times ran a feature story about NIU senior Ally Lehman:  NIU ‘Hoosier’ trades basketball uniform for combat fatigues The Daily Chronicle’s article on a recent food drive included a quote from NIU staff member Liz...
Parking permits for the next academic year (2017-2018) are available online for employees starting on Thursday, June 1, from Campus Parking Services. The new Automated Issuance Management System (AIMS) provides convenient access to parking account information using your current employee login ID and password. Employees can make a permit purchase, ticket payment and access their account information. Hangtags...
Three Employee Assistance Program (EAP) educational programs for faculty and staff will be offered over the summer. Registration for each program can be made at [email protected] The first program, “Is Retirement Right for Me,” will be held on Thursday, May 25, in the Holmes Student Center’s Glidden Room from noon-1 p.m. For many, retirement is...
NIU will host an additional candidate for the position of Director of Procurement and Contract Management. The campus community is invited to attend an open forum for to learn more about their qualifications for the position and to provide feedback to the search committee. The Director of Procurement and Contract Management is responsible for the...
The Huskie Food Pantry will be open weekly through Thursday, May 18, and will be open every other week beginning Thursday, June 1, through Thursday, August 24, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The pantry is requesting volunteer support from faculty, staff and students who are on campus throughout the summer to maintain steady operations. The Huskie Food...
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