News & Events

September, 2014

Friday, September 12

  • Parade of Flags 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Elementary students and staff march from the west side of Huskie Stadium to Martin Luther King Commons. NIU international students will meet with elementary students before the parade to talk about their home countries. NIU returning study abroad students will talk with the students about their recent programs abroad.

Thursday, September 25

  • 22nd Annual Study Abroad Fair 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Duke Ellington Ballroom in the Holmes Student Center visit the website at for updates on the fair

October, 2014


"Boldly Global"

November 17 - 21

  • International foods served in Blackhawk Food Court and residence halls
  • Displays outside of the Blackhawk Food Court and in Founders Memorial Library
  • Country Exhibit in the Glass Gallery at the Holmes Student Center (Monday through Thursday)

Monday, November 17

  • International Cookie Giveaway, MLK Commons, Holmes Student Center, DuSable Hall, and Barsema Hall, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Study Abroad Reunion (by invitation only), Holmes Student Center Huskies Den, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Study Abroad 101, DuSable Hall 130, 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, November 18

  • International Recognition Reception, Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • "Crossing Borders Morocco" Documentary, DuSable Hall 212, 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 19

  • Luncheon Honoring Study Abroad Directors, Cobb and IASF Funding Recipients, (by invitation only), Holmes Student Center University Suite, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • International Career Panel, Holmes Student Center University Suite, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • College of Business Speaker: Matt Thompson, Executive Vice President of Adobe Systems Inc., Barsema Hall Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 20

  • Fulbright Specialist Award Workshop, for faculty and staff, Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • Fulbright Student Workshop, for students, Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Phi Beta Delta Induction Ceremony (by invitation only), Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Friday, November 21

  • CSEAS/International Affairs/Graduate Colloquium Luncheon, Speaker: Dr. Philip Parnell, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice, Indiana University, Holmes Student Center Sky Room, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Global Village Potluck & Dance (sponsored by International Affairs, ELS, International House, FLRP, and FL&L), Barsema Hall Atrium, 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.


updated October 28, 2014