Anne Britt, James Johnson and Joseph Scudder

Anne Britt, James Johnson, Joseph Scudder named 2012 Presidential Teaching Professors

Every professor, every teacher, practices their profession according to a well-honed, learned-on-the-job personal code. This year’s Presidential Teaching Professors – Anne Britt from the Department of Psychology, James Johnson from the Department of Finance and Joseph Scudder from the Department of Communication –

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Paul Kelter and Jon Miller

Professors from two colleges win grant to help educators adapt to Common Core Standards

The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) awarded a $140,000 yearly grant to Paul Kelter, professor of Elementary Education in the Department of Literacy Education, and Jon Miller, professor of Biology in the Department of Biological Sciences. Grant funds will support the

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Heide Fehrenbach, Chhiu-Tsu “C.T.” Lin and Reed Scherer

Heide Fehrenbach, C.T. Lin, Reed Scherer named 2012 Board of Trustees Professors

Northern Illinois University has named historian Heide Fehrenbach, chemist Chhiu-Tsu “C.T.” Lin and geologist Reed Scherer as its 2012 Board of Trustees Professors – an honor that recognizes international prominence in research as well as excellence in all facets of teaching. The

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Taming Training Balance

Sculpture MFA candidate’s traveling exhibition ‘Taming Training Balance’ will open in DeKalb

“Taming Training Balance,” the traveling solo exhibition of the works of Siew Lian Lim, will be presented in DeKalb, Chicago, Aurora and St. Charles during the months of March, April and May. Lim is in her third year at NIU, where she

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NIU volleyball team celebrates

Huskie volleyball team sets NIU record as five players garner Academic All-MAC recognition

A Northern Illinois volleyball-record five Huskies received Academic All-Mid-American Conference recognition, the league announced Thursday. Seniors Kristin Hoffman (Batavia, Ill./Batavia) and Allison McGlaughlin (Morton, Ill./Morton) and sophomore Lauren Wicinski (Geneva, Ill./Geneva) made the 18-person Academic All-MAC Team. Junior Mary Kurisch (La Crosse,

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Kaitylnn Carter, left, and Gary Timmins, right, meet SCUSA 63 banquet keynote speaker Rajiv Shah, administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development.

Two students represent NIU at West Point for Student Conference on United States Affairs

Two University Honors students – Kaitlynn Carter (political science) and Gary Timmins (political science and psychology – served as NIU’s delegates to a prestigious undergraduate conference in early November. Carter and Timmins participated in the 63rd Student Conference on United States Affairs

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