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Jobs PLUS aims to guide students

Jobs PLUS aims to guide students

Northern Star staff

September 20, 2016

Jobs PLUS will be hosting an event titled Making Every Interaction Count which hopes to address techniques that will help students manage the stress of balancing work and school.The workshop will be held at 2:30 p.m. today in the Campus Life Building, room 100. It is designed for students with jobs...

E-books offer convenience, lack utility

AJ Edwards

March 21, 2013

To e-book or not to e-book? That is the question. These days, many classes taught at NIU offer students the opportunity to access either a free or purchased textbook online versus buying from the VCB or the Holmes Student Center bookstore. Some students love the transformation from book to PDF or web b...

Gamers look forward to 2013’s gaming releases

Josh Alfrey

March 19, 2013

Gamers are waiting on the edge of their seats in anticipation of this year’s hottest releases. Every year marks a new leap in progress when it comes to gameplay and graphics on video games for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC. 2013 will be no different from previous years with great titles release...

Make life easier with Windows shortcuts

Kanchan Singh

February 27, 2013

Are you tired of going to the start menu and searching for functionalities? Here are some cool Windows shortcuts which will make your life easier. 1. SHIFT+DELETE (Delete the selected item permanently without placing the item in the Recycle Bin) 2. CTRL while dragging an item (Copy the selected item) 3....