Northern Star

Committee requests addition, deletion of academic programs

Noah Thornburgh

May 17, 2019

Sixteen programs, including three Ph.Ds, are waiting on approval at the next Board of Trustees meeting June 13.{{tncms-inline alignment="left" content="<p>Requests for addition</p> <ul><li>Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering</li><li...

Campaign recruits engineers

James Green

September 23, 2013

The #WhyEngineering campaign has looked to increase engineering retention through “survival guide” pamphlets and tutoring, among other things.#WhyEngineering is an advertising campaign imagined by students working under Amanda Carrier, College of Engineering and Engineering Technology marketing specia...

Relay for Life to take place on NIU’s north 40 field

Ian Gough

April 18, 2012

Everyone is welcome to attend Relay for Life’s Red Carpet Affair this weekend at NIU. This year Relay for Life will be hosted at NIU. Activities will begin 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and will be held at the North 40 field behind Barsema Hall and the College of Engineering. Everyone who comes is welcome...

Northern Light Ambassadors seek new applicants

Courtesy of NIU Media Relations

Jordan Birchfield

February 12, 2012

The Northern Light Ambassadors are looking for new leaders for the 2012-2013 academic year. The Northern Light Ambassadors is an organization founded in 2011 that chooses a select group of representatives from NIU's College of Business, College of Education, College of Engineering and Engineering Technology...