“In Motion”

NIU student filmmakers work to turn spotlight on national epidemic of college sexual assault

The national statistics are frightening: 1 in 5 women are victims of completed or attempted sexual assault while in college. Ninety percent of women know the person who sexually assaulted or raped them. Ninety-five percent of college campus sexual assaults are unreported.

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Laura Vazquez

NIU’s Laura Vazquez earns national accolades for documentary filmwork on homeless kids

Laura Vazquez, Media Studies professor in the Department of Communication at NIU, will receive the prestigious Distinguished Service and Leadership Award for her years of filmwork from the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth. Vazquez will be honored Monday,

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Outstanding Women Award winners

Annual awards shine spotlight on university’s outstanding women students, faculty and staff

The 2012 Outstanding Women Student Awards have been presented to 43 women from across all disciplines at Northern Illinois University and representing undergraduates, graduate students and law students graduating in the 2012 calendar year. The NIU Presidential Commission on the Status of

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Wilfredo Hernandez

NIU alum, reality TV editor will be special guest during April’s annual Reality Bytes film festival

The NIU Department of Communication is preparing to raise the curtain on its popular Reality Bytes Independent Student Film Festival at the Jameson Auditorium, located inside the university’s newly renovated Cole Hall. Free and open to the public, the 11th annual festival

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