Contact: NIU Convocation Center
May 4, 2009
DeKalb, Ill. — Northern Illinois University will hold commencement Friday, May 8, and Saturday, May 9, at the university’s Convocation Center in DeKalb. The media are welcome to attend and cover these ceremonies.
Friday, May 8
Saturday, May 9
Live streamed video of the ceremonies will be provided online by NIU Media Services at http://www.media.niu.edu/, and VHS and DVD copies of the video can be ordered from the same site. For more information, visit: http://www.convocenter.niu.edu/commencement/index.html.
Please see the Health & Wellness webpage for information on special precautions the university will be taking at the commencement ceremonies to minimize the spread of contagious illness.
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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 call (815) 752-6800 to obtain a media pass.