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Student Spotlight: Senior explores illness with veterinary project

By Emily Neely | September 28, 2014

Megan Sieg is using her pre-veterinary and research skills in a project that explores Alzheimer’s disease.The senior biology and psychology major will graduate in December and will pursue a doctorate in neuroscience. Sieg said she is in the middle of...

Women learn awareness, self defense through class

Women learn awareness, self defense through class

By Alex LaBee | April 30, 2014

Women of NIU can learn self defense through a course offered by the kinesiology department with the help of Rape Aggression Defense instructors.A one-credit course, KNPE 101 is offered to women every half-semester. The course focuses on awareness and...

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