Northern Illinois University

Northern Illinois University

Live Broadcasts of the Memorial Service


  • WGN Radio 720 AM (Chicago)
  • WNIJ Radio 89.5 FM (DeKalb)
  • WDEK Radio 92.5 FM (DeKalb-Chicago)
  • WNTA Radio 1330 AM (Rockford)


  • DeKalb Government Access Cable Channel 14
  • Comcast Channel 103 throughout the Chicago area  (The test signal will start at 6:30 p.m. The service may be rebroadcast later.)
  • Rockford Cable Network Channel 16


Viewing at NIU Campuses

  • NIU-Hoffman Estates, NIU-Naperville, and NIU-Rockford will open at 6 p.m. Directions to those sites are available on the NIU homepage.
  • Overflow viewing areas have been established on the DeKalb campus at the NIU Campus Recreation Center, The Barsema Alumni and Visitors Center and the Duke Ellington Ballroom in the Holmes Student Center. Doors open at 5 p.m.

University of Illinois - Chicago

Room 302 in the Student Center East. Parkiving is available across from the Student Center at 750 South Halsted.