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Northern Today - December 8, 2008

Huskies bound for Independence BowlLet's Go Bowling!
Huskies bound for Louisiana
for Dec. 28 Independence Bowl

NIU's Huskie football squad, one of the most improved teams in the country in 2008 under first-year head coach Jerry Kill, will take on Louisiana Tech in the 33rd Independence Bowl in Shreveport, La.


Picture of tenor saxophonesLegendary NIU Jazz Ensemble to host
CD release party tonight in Chicago

Members of the legendary NIU Jazz Ensemble are throwing a party to celebrate their new CD, and all of Chicagoland is invited.


Photo of stock market digital displayNIU-based council on economic ed
supervises stock market game
for would-be traders in schools

When the dust settles on Wall Street, the investment companies that are left standing might want to pay a visit to Sycamore High School.



Picture of radioNorthern Public Radio plans special holiday programming

Northern Public Radio’s classical WNIU (90.5) and news station WNIJ (89.5) will offer special holiday programming in December.