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Taking a walk through the eastern and central parts of campus can be a bit tricky these days as those areas are abuzz with more than a dozen projects designed to dramatically improve the appearance of campus. The importance of the work goes far beyond improving “curb appeal,” however. Each project was specifically selected for...
Domestic Violence Awareness Month evolved from the first Day of Unity observed in October of 1981 by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The intent was to connect battered women’s advocates across the nation who were working to end violence against women and their children. The Day of Unity soon became a special week when...
MLK 50th logo
Today is an important one in the history of the United States, because it is the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, which was the culmination of decades of struggle for human dignity and civil rights in this country.
Huskies Helping Huskies 2010
Student Involvement & Leadership Development is currently looking for staff volunteers to assist with Huskies Helping Huskies (HHH) stations Aug. 26 and 27. HHH provides an avenue for interacting with students and networking with others from across the university, as well as an opportunity to bask in the excitement of the new academic year. Volunteering for...
Victim Advocacy Services (V.A.S.) is on the move this summer. Join V.A.S. as they educate the campus community and enhance awareness of sexual assault, dating violence, stalking and domestic violence  with their awareness program, On the Move: Summer Initiative. Meet your peer advocate and help demystify stereotypical myths, participate in advocacy projects and join the campus...
PUMP UP THE PRIDE! NIU HOMECOMING 2012
There are fun events every day of Homecoming week this year for NIU students to get involved with and attend! The Homecoming Kick Off Rally is scheduled from noon to 3 p.m. today in the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Commons. This is one way to show off your Huskie Pride, meet the Huskie royalty...
Student Involvement & Leadership Development is currently looking for volunteers to assist with staffing Huskies Helping Huskies (HHH) stations Monday, Aug. 27, and Tuesday, Aug., 28. HHH provides an excellent avenue for interacting with students and networking with others from across the university – not to mention drinking in the excitement that comes along with the...
What was that tantalizing barbeque fragrance around MLK Commons Wednesday afternoon? Approximately 200 students participated in an end-of-year parking lot party at the NIU Visitors lot during the midday hours on May 2.  NIU Military Student Services partnered with Off-Campus & Non-Traditional Student Services to put on the event. The celebration was held to congratulate...