The College will recognize the accomplishments of up to 10 alumni, faculty and staff who have made a lasting positive impact on the college and its reputation through their careers. The awards will be presented at a special dinner in Altgeld Hall on Friday, Oct. 15 (Homecoming weekend).
Golden Anniversary Photographic Exhibition
Holmes Student Center Gallery Lounge
Physics Department Alumni Party
6:30 p.m., Davis Hall 121
Starting at 6:30 p.m., we will have a dinner in Davis Hall, Room 121. The observatory will be open for the evening and all who are interested will be able to use the telescope to view stars, the moon, and Jupiter on a hopefully clear night. We will also announce the recipients of the department's first set of Distinguished Alumni Awards. All members of the department, past and present, and their families and significant others are invited to attend this event. Please RSVP to Colleen Bowers at firstname.lastname@example.org or 815-753-6415.
Department of Psychology Undergraduate Research Conference
2 to 4 p.m.
Alumni research judges are welcome.
Contact: Dr. Anne Britt (email@example.com)
Foreign Language Study Abroad
6:30 to 9 p.m., Altgeld Room 315
Featuring a light buffet and cash bar
Alumns will have the opportunity to reconnect with faculty and other alumni as well as relive their study abroad experiences.
Hosted by the Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures
CLAS Homecoming Tent at Alumni Village
11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Behind the Barsema Alumni & Visitors Center
231 N. Annie Glidden Road
Department of Mathematical Sciences Homecoming Open House Reception
9 to 11 a.m.
Watson Hall 322
Please join us for coffee and doughnuts to celebrate the Golden Anniversary of the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Division of Public Administration 25th Annual Picnic
for students, alumni, faculty, staff, family and friends
4:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Welsh Park, 651 Russell Road in DeKalb
Division of Public Administration Fall Colloquium
2 to 4 p.m.
Sky Room, Holmes Student Center
Dr. Greg Streib, NIU MPA and Ph.D. alumnus will speak about "Managing Local Governments in Urban, Suburban and Rural Settings
Opening Reception for "Tourist Art: Exploring Authenticity in a Museum Collection"
6 to 8 p.m.
Lounge Area, Stevens Building
Sponsored by the Department of Anthropology
Department of Political Science and Center for Southeast Asian Studies Continental Breakfast and Informal Discussion
9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Chandelier Room at Adams Hall
This event will honor three alumni who are recipients of the CLAS 50th Anniversary Awards
Please RSVP to April Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 815-753-1012 by Monday, Sept. 14
Golden Anniversary Faculty/Staff Awards Program, 2 p.m., Altgeld Auditorium
The Department of Geography will be hosting a kick-off reception to celebrate the Geography Ph.D. program, honor those that shared in the dream and journey, and commemorate the college's 50th anniversary. By invitation only.