Northern Illinois University

NIU Office of Public Affairs


News Release

Contact: Kevin Selover, NIU Convocation Center
(815) 752-6818

December 4, 2007

MEDIA ALERT

NIU COMMENCEMENT SUNDAY, DEC. 16

DeKalb – Northern Illinois University will hold commencement exercises on Sunday, Dec.16, at the university’s Convocation Center in DeKalb. The media are welcome to attend and cover these ceremonies.

NIU COMMENCEMENT SCHEDULE

                                                      Ceremony One – 9 a.m.
                                                      College of Health and Human Sciences
                                                      College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
                                                      College of Visual and Performing Arts

                                                      Ceremony Two – 2 p.m.
                                                      College of Business
                                                      College of Education
                                                      College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

Live streamed video of the ceremonies will be provided online by NIU Media Services, and VHS and DVD copies of the video can be ordered from the same site. For more information, visit: http://www.media.niu.edu/media/video/commencement.shtml.

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Editor’s Note: As these are ticketed events, media representatives who plan to attend for the purpose of covering the event are asked to contact Kevin Selover, assistant director of marketing at NIU’s Convocation Center, to obtain a media pass. Selover can be reached at (815) 752-6818.