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Style Section: Futuristic Rain

By Northern Star staff | February 4, 2016

Futuristic Rain by niunorthernstar featuring wellington bootsHelly Hansen coat / Lucas Hugh activewear pants / Hunter wellington boots / Totes umbrella / Nails Inc nail polishAs we enter February of 2016, students have been swamped with storms and ice....

Style Section: Long Coats

By Northern Star staff | February 1, 2016

Cold temperatures and rain aren't keeping NIU students from looking their best. Check out some NIU students' cute long coats.Freshman marketing major Annette Yandall said her jacket is from Kohl's and that her personal style is very sophisticated.Lark...

Style Section: Printed shorts and skirts

By Northern Star staff | September 1, 2015

With this week heating up again, students are whipping out the shorts in fun patterns.Check out how NIU students wear this trend below. Jessica Rokosz, freshman speech pathology major, wears black and white printed shorts from Target."I usually dress...

Style Section: Fashion Class

By Margaret Maka | August 25, 2015

Back-to-school means actually having to put pants on for class. (Unfortunately.)Check out our favorite looks for listening to lectures. Keepin' it Class-y by niunorthernstar featuring buckle boots Polo Ralph Lauren gray sweater, $190 / Plaid skater skirt,...

Style Section: Bright Headphones

By Northern Star staff | April 6, 2015

Students showcase their style with statement headphones.Check out how some NIU students and see how they wear their headphones below. Junior communication major Victor Toth was listening to “Club Can’t Handle Me” by Flo Rida through his JBL earbuds.“I...