From left: Jason Goode, Missy Lugo, Amy Horn and Juliane Such

Office of Student Academic Success welcomes four new specialists to boost retention efforts

NIU’s Office of Student Academic Success has welcomed four new members to its team. These individuals will serve the university community as student success specialists in four of the colleges on campus: Jason Goode, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, completed his undergraduate and

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Avalon Quartet

Avalon Quartet will play Sunday at Mayne Stage, WFMT will broadcast concert live on radio, web

NIU’s Avalon Quartet is the featured artist at 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, for “WFMT Presents Live from Mayne Stage.” Presented by the NIU School of Music, the Avalon will play operatic quartets by Puccini (“Crisantemi”), Britten (“3 Divertimenti”) and Verdi (“String

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Ingrid Rowland event poster

Architecture professor visiting NIU from Rome will speak about ‘Egyptomania in Baroque Rome’

Ingrid Rowland, a professor at the University of Notre Dame-Rome School of Architecture, will visit the NIU campus to speak at 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 25,  about “Egyptomania in Baroque Rome.” Rowland’s lecture will be held in Room 100 of the Visual Arts Building.

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Education-earnings chart

New NIU adult bachelor’s degrees pay off with career advancement for community college grads

NIU is becoming a regional leader in changing Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees into pathways for bachelor’s degrees. Formerly, the AAS was regarded as a “terminal” degree, because its career and technical emphases prepared students for specific professions but not for

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