Weekly events: Week of Feb. 15

Northern Star Staff



  •  Active Bystander Workshop: The center of Academic Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will host a workshop at 10 a.m. to encourages students to engage in healthy campus culture surrounding violence and sexual misconduct. Contact Allison Hurlburt at ahulburt@niu.edu for more information. 
  • Resume writing – The essentials: Career Services will host a virtual resume writing workshop at 10 a.m. for students who are creating their first resume or updating their resume. Contact Mikaela Manzella at mmanzella1@niu.edu for more information.
  • Real Talk and Big Ideas: Nonprofit Financial Health: Students can join a 60-minute talk of big thinking and thoughtful debates to revitalize their workday at noon. Registration is required. Contact Alicia Schatteman at aschatteman@niu.edu for more information.
  • Finding Forward: Counseling and Consultation Services will host a virtual workshop at 1 p.m. for anyone wanting to boost their resilience to respond to life demands and COVID-19 stress. Contact Giselle Navarro at gnavarro5@niu.edu for more information.
  • Huskies Get Hired Tips and Tricks: Career Services will host a Huskies Get Hired workshop to help students find job openings at 1 p.m. via Microsoft Teams. Contact Brian Pillsbury at pillsbury@niu.edu  for more information.
  • LinkedIn Rockstars Live: Creating Your Brand: Career Services will host a virtual LinkedIn workshop at 2 p.m. to help students find their brand. Registration is required.
  • Northern Ambassador Informational Meeting: NIU’s Tour Guides will host a virtual informational meeting at 5 p.m. for motivated and enthusiastic students interested in becoming a Northern Ambassador. Registration is required. Contact NAsurpervisors@niu.edu for more information.
  • Museum Tour Series 2: Black History Museum: The Campus Activities Board will host a virtual tour of the Black History Museum at 6 p.m.
  • Graduate Colloquium: Telling Our Stories: The Center for Black Studies will host a panel to discuss the importance of telling our own stories. Registration is required. Contact Gaylen Rivers at grivers1@niu.edu for more information.