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Northern Today - June 22, 2009

Daniel KemptonKempton named Honors director

Daniel Kempton believes he is in the enviable position of being in the right place at the right time.

The newly appointed director of the University Honors Program takes over the post with a brand new strategic plan already in place.


Lauren Hansen and Zach SandsTwo new graduates headed
abroad on Fulbright fellowships

For the second consecutive year, two newly minted NIU graduates have won prestigious Fulbright fellowships to work and study abroad for the coming academic year.

James T. Collins and J. Alex SchwartzCenter for Southeast Asian Studies to boost
publishing repute with NIU Press partnership

Northern Illinois University Press and the Center for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS) have joined forces to create a new book series devoted to important works in Southeast Asian Studies.


Image of comedy, tragedy masksSchool of Theatre and Dance announces 2009-2010 season

The legend of Don Juan, a Noel Coward poke at marriage, divorce and social conventions, an absurdist comedy and a sampling of Greek myths are only a few of the live theater productions that the NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present as part of its upcoming 2009-2010 Subscription and Studio Series seasons.