Kathy Minick – Division of Information Technology (10/9/2019) - While Kathy is always extremely helpful, we recently needed to reinstate a phone number that had been returned to Frontier, and it needed to be retrieved immediately – not an easy task. Kathy kept in constant contact with Frontier until the number
Cecelia Bolles – Procurement Services and Contract Management (10/2/2019) - University Outreach launched a new partnership with the Illinois Department of Public Health to facilitate statewide training of school nurses. From the very beginning of the project Cecelia has made the procurement of facilities and services an easy process. She has always
Kristin Brynteson – Center for P-20 Engagement (9/20/2019) - Kristin’s leadership of our K-12 Illinois Math Science Partnership Grant this summer is resulting in hundreds of K-12 students experiencing high quality authentic math instruction across northern Illinois due to their teachers’ participation in the six-month state-funded project. Focusing on problem-based learning,
Mary Hoebing – Human Resource Services (9/20/2019) - Mary is such an asset to the HR team. She is the perfect combination of friendly and professional. She always has a smile on her face and is helpful to everyone who steps into the reception area and to her co-workers every
Sophia Varcados – Creative Services (9/17/2019) - Sophia went out of her way to help me navigate the marketing options and processes for Welcome Days. She even got me one item completely last minute – total rockstar! I couldn’t have done it without her!
Sheree Carlson – OASIS (9/11/2019) - Sheree has been a tremendous help in getting me set up for success in the office as a new staff member and as a part of the team. Thank you so much!
Meg Junk – OASIS (9/11/2019) - Thank you Meg for helping me settle in to my new role, Dekalb, and NIU. You are a true asset to our office and a real friend.
Ryan Ludwig – Intercollegiate Athletics (9/5/2019) - Thank you to NIU Wrestling for being Huskies Helping Huskies on football game day. Our student athletes added positive energy to the Huskie Athletic Fund Hospitality Tent.
Fred Barnhart – University Libraries (9/5/2019) - Just in time for the start of the academic year, Fred and his husband Andy purchased 12 chairs and placed them in the plaza outside Founder’s Memorial Library to encourage our community to gather outside to converse, read and share. They are
Rebekka Ayres – Holmes Student Center (8/20/2019) - As a member of the Operating Staff Council, Rebekka generously gave of her time, gifts and resources to coordinate the Card Creation station at the recent Civil Service Celebration. Rebekka designed beautiful cards, donated and coordinated the supplies to make them, and