Northern Star

NIU offers a number of locations for a romantic evening

NIU offers a number of locations for a romantic evening

Hailey Kurth

November 10, 2011

Looking for a place to keep warm with your boo on those cold nights? There are a number of places on campus to take a date when you're looking for a night of romance. Here are some key locales to keep in mind when you're planning your perfect date night: A cup o' Joe with your main squeeze During the d...

Observatory to host educational night on constellations

Courtney Vadnais, freshman translation and business spanish major, looks through the Davis Hall Oberservatory's telescope to see the stars in November 2011.

Lauren Dielman

November 3, 2011

Students can view 30 to 40 miles of DeKalb and Sycamore all from one place: the NIU Observatory.The Observatory, located in Davis Hall Room 703, is open Thursdays and Fridays from 7:00 to 11 p.m. and is free and open to the public.Observatory Manager Matthew Wiesner said if it is a clear night, students...