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Upcoming events: week of Sept. 2

Upcoming events: week of Sept. 2

Northern Star Staff

September 1, 2019

MondayJonamac Orchard grand opening weekend: Jonamac Orchard will be opening its weekend activities. The corn maze will be open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and apple picking will be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the rest of the season.TuesdayNIU Esports club open house: The NIU esports club will be holding an open h...

Football draws Marshall in inaugural Boca Raton Bowl

Frank Gogola

December 7, 2014

Football will take on the Marshall Thundering Herd in the first Boca Raton Bowl in a matchup of conference champions and former conference rivals.The MAC champion Huskies (11-2) and the Conference USA champion Thundering Herd (12-1) will meet 5 p.m. Dec. 23 at FAU Stadium in Boca Raton, Fla. FAU Stadium i...

Costly Facility Master Plan will reward university in long term

Northern Star Editorial Board

November 4, 2014

Athletic Director Sean Frazier’s Facility Master Plan may one day be seen as one of the catalysts in helping NIU make the jump to a bigger conference.Frazier’s Facility Master Plan, unveiled Thursday with a price tag of an estimated $138 million, is a plan to update Athletics’ existing facilit...