Great teaching often leads to discovery – as in the “aha moment” that a student experiences when a complex lesson clicks.
But in the case of an organic chemistry class taught last spring by NIU Professor Douglas Klumpp, an extraordinary teaching effort actually led to a discovery that might help fight cancer.
Phi Beta Delta, the honor society for international scholars, will present its 2009 Faculty Award for Outstanding Contribution to International Education to NIU’s Susan Russell.
NIU students have a way to feed you and the hungry in our community at the same time.
Membership in the Northern Star Hall of Fame grew to 63 over the weekend with the induction of four new alums and a friend of the student-run newspaper.
International Programs is hoping for a repeat performance.
The division is sponsoring a Student Fulbright Interest Workshop for NIU students who would like to learn more about the prestigious international exchange program.
A percussionist, a singer and a trombonist are the three finalists for
the dean’s job in the NIU College of Visual and Performing Arts. A series of open forums begins this week.