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The DeKalb County Convention & Visitors Bureau (DCCVB), invites the NIU community to participate in its Stakeholder Survey through July 28th to provide honest and candid feedback about DCCVB’s past work and what you’d like to see in the future. Your feedback is confidential and only shared with the DCCVB in the aggregate. The DeKalb...
Lora Oberg has been appointed to the position of assistant university budget officer for NIU. She reports directly to Cristine Black, director of financial analysis and state budget reporting in the Office of Budget and Planning. In this role, Oberg is primarily responsible for the development and maintenance of the university’s five-year budget model. She...
Facilities Management and Campus Services has announced that beginning Monday, July 17, all table and chair orders that would normally be requested through Materials Management Distribution Services will now go through the online “Event Support Request” form.  To order, complete the online form with all required information about the event. Under the “Facilities Services” section,...
On July 5, Gillian King-Cargile, director of NIU’s STEM Read program in the P-20 Center, released her new children’s book, The Toy and the Test Drive. The book is the third installment in the Stuffed Bunny Science Adventure Series published by NIU Press. It explores concepts of solar power and potential and kinetic energy in a...
Wheeler G. Coleman is the new chair of the Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees, elected June 15 alongside four colleagues also chosen for new responsibilities. Coleman, who has served on the board since 2011, said his election comes at “a critical time in the history of Northern Illinois University.” “We need to pivot and...
The Student Success Collaborative Campus (SSC Campus) is a web-based tool that provides enhanced campus-wide case management; targeted outreach and interventions; and impact reporting and evaluation. SSC Campus provides online appointment scheduling, shared note-taking capabilities, multi-modal communication with students (including texts), and individual and aggregate predictive analytics. Earmark your calendars for two days of training...
Visitor permits can be purchased online at https://prkapp.niu.edu/. It’s easy, just click on the large button that says “Visitor – Purchase a daily or single use permit”, agree to the terms of service and choose a daily or weekly visitor permit. Follow the tabs through the ordering process and at the finish line you’ll be...
Northern Illinois University sponsors the Northern Illinois University Supplemental Retirement Plan – Internal Revenue Code Section 403(b) (“Plan”). As an employee of Northern Illinois University receiving compensation reportable on a W-2, you are eligible to voluntarily elect to invest a portion of your compensation to the Plan to supplement your retirement savings. The Plan allows...
Please be advised that the 2017 Presidential Evaluation has been posted on the Board of Trustees website.
Affirmative Action and Equity Compliance will host an interactive workshop on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) for employees on Wednesday, July 12, in Altgeld Hall, room 125, from 1-3 p.m. The workshop will cover what is and is not a disability, how the ADA provides protections for differently-abled individuals and what the protected categories...
Mark L. Canaday, assistant director of housing at NIU, died this week at the age of 47. His career in housing began with five years at the Illinois Math and Science Academy, one year at Illinois College, and finally eighteen amazing years at NIU. Mark was very involved in the community as a member of Kiwanis,...
Effective with the 2017-18 academic catalog, two units within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will change their names to better reflect their areas of study. The Department of Geography will become the Department of Geographic and Atmospheric Sciences. Only the department name is changing, the degree names and course prefixes for geography and...
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