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Ford Field
Who doesn’t enjoy a good road trip? The Student Association, Campus Activities Board and Student Involvement and Leadership Development (SILD) have partnered to provide NIU students with a fan bus for the 2012 MAC Championship game at Ford Field in Detroit, Mich. Starting Monday, Nov. 19, at 11 a.m., students can purchase tickets for the...
Huskie Marching Band drumline
NIU’s Huskie Marching Band will present its annual year-end concert Friday, Nov. 16, at the NIU Convocation Center. The marching band, drumline, Color Guard and Silverettes will perform highlights from the marching shows throughout the year, as well as favorite songs and cheers heard during the game. Come relive the musical highlights of the 2012...
Photo of basketball going through hoop
Fans will have their first chance to see the Northern Illinois men’s and women’s basketball teams in action from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, when NIU hosts the Huskie Hoops Preview inside the NIU Convocation Center. Come out and see the final hour of women’s basketball practice as they prepare for the third...
10th Anniversary NIU Convocation Center logo
Nicole Newton of nearby Rochelle is the winner of the NIU Convocation Center’s 10-year anniversary logo contest. Newton, who graduated last May with a degree in communication arts and graphic design from the University of Saint Francis in Fort Wayne, Ind., works for the Rochelle Chamber of Commerce and freelances off the job. “I wanted...
Phil Vassar
One of Nashville’s most prolific and versatile stars is coming Saturday, Nov. 17, to DeKalb County. Phil Vassar’s unbounded energy and limitless talent will be on display at the NIU Convocation Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. for the 7 p.m. show. Opening acts are DJ Waldo and DeKalb’s very own Back Country Roads. Tickets...
Ten years ago, NIU fulfilled countless students’ dreams to have a campus arena where large-scale events could take place in comfort, big-name performers could entertain in style and athletic competitions could be waged with pride. At the time, the NIU Convocation Center was the largest single building project in NIU history. The Convo opened its...
Photo of the NIU Convocation Center
Students who are new to NIU have a date Friday morning inside the NIU Convocation Center. Beginning at 11 a.m., Academic Convocation is a formal ceremony where NIU President John G. Peters and members of the faculty and staff officially welcome and celebrate incoming students. Those in attendance learn about the many academic opportunities and campus...
Norm Jenkins
Northern Illinois University announced that Holmes Student Center Associate Director Norm Jenkins will direct the day-to-day operations of the NIU Convocation Center as acting director. “It is an honor to have been chosen acting director of the Convocation Center. This month marks the 10-year anniversary since the center opened its doors to the NIU community,...
Mac Miller
Mac Miller’s “Macadelic Tour” is stopping Saturday, Sept. 15, at the NIU Convocation Center. The show will start at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Opening acts are Travis Porter and YG. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 3. Tickets are general admission and $28. Ticket prices rise to $30 on...
NIU commencement: Spring 2011
Soon-to-be alumni of NIU will gather this weekend with each other – and with their loved ones – to celebrate their academic accomplishments. Commencement ceremonies are planned Friday and Saturday at the NIU Convocation Center 1525 W. Lincoln Hwy. The Graduate School ceremony begins at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 11. Doors open at 5 p.m. Undergraduate ceremonies...
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NIU faculty and staff planning to do some shopping this weekend at the Convo Colossal Clean Sweep now have an added incentive. University employees who visit the Convo between 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 20, can receive $2 coupons toward lunch. The average cost for a meal combo is $5. Employees must show...
Photo of Convocation Center sign
Get ready for DeKalb County’s largest indoor garage sale at the NIU Convocation Center. The fourth annual Colossal Clean Sweep will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21. Don’t miss this once a year opportunity to find all of your favorite garage sale items under one roof....
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