Northern Star

High stress jobs need mental health breaks breaks

Roxanne H.

March 26, 2018

Professionals in careers that demand over 55 working hours in a week deserve mandatory benefits such as more paid vacation days and monthly mental health checkups.Last fall semester there were a total of 3388 students enrolled in the College of Health and Human Sciences and the College of Law accord...

NIU sees decline of graduate student enrollment

Chelsey Boutan

September 21, 2011

The official 10th day enrollment count shows NIU continued a steady decline of graduate students. This year's graduate enrollment of 5,365 is lower than last year's 5,633. A steady decrease of graduate students started in 2003, when enrollment was 6,651. Bradley Bond, dean of the division of research and grad...