Art professor creates medallion
to reflect spirit of new awards
The newly named NIU Board of Trustees Professors will be honored at a reception and ceremony Wednesday, Oct. 22, in the Altgeld Hall Auditorium – and each will receive a unique medallion created by one of the university’s own.
With construction equipment rumbling in the background, NIU President John Peters joined U.S. Rep. Bill Foster at the proton therapy center construction site last week to announce $4.8 million in new federal funding for the project, along with $1.2 million for the neutron therapy program managed by NIU at Fermilab.
Teachers, professors and college students are working to make DeKalb’s Chesebro Elementary School a place that not only transcends educational barriers such as multiple languages and differing cultures but celebrates those differences as opportunities for incredible learning.
It’s a small world when it comes to the technology and the skilled operators needed to fly performers high above the stage.
The NIU Chemistry Club invites the public to celebrate National Chemistry Week (October 19-25) with a fun-filled evening of chemistry demonstrations.