The administration responded to falling higher education enrollment in Illinois with a Strategic Enrollment Management Plan, a five-year, three-goal plan laying out a timeline to bolster enrollment.
Friday, July 12, 2019
Wednesday, July 03, 2019
“NTC is the reason I am working in television,” reads Matt Knutson’s testimonial on the newly launched KeepNTCOpen.com. “From the moment I stepped in the door I realized I was home.”
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
The state budget allocates an operating budget of $87.8 million to NIU for fiscal year 2020, a 5% increase from fiscal year 19’s $83.7 million allocation. The budget also includes appropriations on top of the operating budget for long-term projects, such as deferred maintenance and a new facility.
Friday, June 14, 2019
The Northern Television Center’s classes and student productions will be relocating to Watson Hall in the fall, according to Mehdi Semati, chair of the Department of Communication. The dedicated NTC building, 123 Stadium Drive, will not be used to teach classes, as it has since the 1970s.
Monday, June 10, 2019
Thursday, June 06, 2019
Eight girls, ages 10 to 14, couldn’t decide on the best video game they played this week. Some said Giraffe Volleyball, a volleyball simulation that puts you in control of a giraffe and its absurdly stretchy neck. Others said Dante’s Infernya, where you play as a cat knocking over household …
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
DeKALB — NIU staff will be hosting a discussion on the changing face of sports at next week's STEM Café.
Friday, May 24, 2019
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Monday, April 29, 2019
Senators of the Student Association passed a resolution urging the university to move the Disability Resource Center to a more accessible place on campus due to its location on the fourth floor of the Health Services building. The resolution was passed during Sunday night’s meeting with all …
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
DeKALB — College of Business students held an event they called the Golden Heart Celebration to honor senior Trevor Wehner and alumnus Clayton Parks, whose lives were taken in the Aurora shooting Feb. 15. The celebration was held Monday, April 22, which would’ve been Wehner’s golden birthday.
DeKALB — Doris MacDonald, associate professor of the English Department, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Applied Linguistics, shared experiences gained abroad in Indonesia during the latest Friday lecture at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies.
Friday, April 19, 2019
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