News & Events

September, 2013

Friday, September 13

  • Parade of Flags 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Elementary students and staff march from the west side of Huskie Stadium to Martin Luther King Commons. NIU international students will meet with elementary students before the parade to talk about their home countries. NIU returning study abroad students will talk with the students about their recent programs abroad.
     

Wednesday, September 18

  • 21st Annual Study Abroad Fair 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Duke Ellington Ballroom in the Holmes Student Center visit the website at http://www.studyabroad.niu.edu for updates on the fair

October, 2013


INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION WEEK NOVEMBER 11 - 15, 2013

"Global Communiversity"


November 11 - 15

  • International foods served in Blackhawk Food Court and Ellington's, Holmes Students Center
  • Displays outside of the Blackhawk Food Court and in Founders Memorial Library

Monday, November 11

  • International Cookie Giveaway, MLK Commons, Holmes Student Center, DuSable Hall, and Barsema Hall, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Study Abroad Reunion (by invitation only), Holmes Student Center Huskies Den, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Minorities and Study Abroad, DuSable Hall 212, 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, November 12

  • International Recognition Reception, Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • International Career Panel, Barsema Hall 300, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • College of Business Speaker: Datuk Noripah Kamso, Advisor of CIMB Islamic, Barsema Hall Auditorium, 6:30 p.m. 

Wednesday, November 13

  • Phi Beta Kappa Speaker:  Dr. J.D. Bowers, Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
  • Luncheon Honoring Study Abroad Directors, (by invitation only), Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 14

  • Fulbright Specialist Award Workshop, for faculty and staff, Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Fulbright Student Workshop, for students, Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Phi Beta Delta Induction Ceremony (by invitation only), Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Crossing Borders documentary "The Dialogue," DuSable Hall 148, 7:30 p.m. 

Friday, November 15

  • CSEAS/International Programs/Graduate Colloquium Luncheon, Speaker: Dr. Chie Ikeya, Assistant Professor of History, Rutgers University, Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Global Village Potluck & Dance (sponsored by International Programs, ELS, COB, International House, FLRP, and FL&L), Barsema Hall Atrium, 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

 

updated October 31, 2013