Northern Star

University Council talks Stevens Hall

Leah Spagnoli

October 6, 2010

University Council discussed plans for renovations of Cole Hall and  Stevens Hall building Wednesday afternoon. Planning has been appropriated for Stevens Hall and Cole Hall, said Laurie Elish-Piper, professor of literary education at Wednesday's University Council meeting. NIU received money from a capi...

Our expectations for Peters’ address to the university

The Editorial Board

August 31, 2010

On Thursday, NIU President John Peters will deliver this year's State of the University address.Like its national counterpart, the address will detail the hopes and expectations of Peters and the rest of the NIU administration. Here, they will announce new projects, report good news and describe the...

ROTC kickoff event sure to be a challenge

Cadets Denna, Scott, Zastany and Reo race to the finish of the third challenge during last year's ROTC Confidence Course Aug. 27, 2009.

David Matz

August 24, 2010

Don't be surprised to see people climbing across a single rope bridge over the creek in front of Cole Hall this Thursday; it's just the first challenge in NIU's ROTC Challenge Course. From the Chick Evans Field House to the East Lagoon, parts of campus will be turned into an obstacle course for the ROTC's semeste...