The former Finnish Majakka Hall is located at 1021 State St. in DeKalb.

Sociology students, professor team for research to help building become local historic landmark

A research report compiled and presented by an NIU sociology professor and her student research team to the Landmark Commission of DeKalb and the DeKalb City Council has prompted the granting of historic landmark status to the former Finnish Majakka Hall. The

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Jeffrey Chown

Jeffrey Chown named as recipient of 2012 Outstanding International Educator Award

Board of Trustees Professor Jeffrey Chown, from the Department of Communication, has been selected as the recipient of NIU’s 2012 Outstanding International Educator Award. The announcement was made during Monday’s annual International Recognition Reception, one of many events on campus marking International Education

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