Doug BakerJoin the NIU community for the inauguration of Northern Illinois University’s 12th president,

Dr. Douglas D. Baker

Holmes Student Center in Carl Sandburg Auditorium
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 3 p.m.

In addition to President Baker’s inaugural address, the program will feature NIU students, faculty and staff who exemplify Dr. Baker’s main focus of Student Career Success through engagement opportunities in the classroom as well as in our local, regional and global communities.

Immediately following the inauguration, please join Dr. Baker for a campus-wide reception at the Chick Evans Field House, prior to watching our NIU Huskies take on the Ball State Cardinals in Huskie Stadium at 7 p.m.


If you were not able to join Dr. Baker and the NIU community during this historic moment for our institution, you can view a video of the inauguration ceremony on this website.