NIU Mentions in the News Media

A suspected heart condition temporarily sidelined Lacey James, making him more appreciative of basketball — and his mom
Chicago Tribune, January 31, 2019

What Can the Fashion Industry Learn from a Legal Squabble Over Video Games & Tattoos?, January 31, 2019

Biology professor gets $340K grant for exoplanet life research
Daily Chronicle, January 29, 2019

Tired of the cold? Blame the polar vortex – and there's more to come, January 29, 2019

Do you swear at Alexa? What our treatment of AI assistants says about humans
CBC Radio, January 22, 2019

Mississippi Least Educated Despite Bryant's 'Better Than Ever' Claim
Jackson Free Press, January 21, 2019

Robert “Bob” Fioretti, candidate for mayor
Chicago Sun-Times , January 18, 2019

No pay, no unemployment for 'essential' workers
Polico, January 15, 2019

Antarctica is losing SIX TIMES more ice a year than it was in the 1970s and experts predict climate change will cause 'multi-meter sea level rise' in the next few centuries
Daily Mail, January 14, 2019

The Government Shutdown Is Reaching Historic Territory. Here’s What That Means for Higher Ed
The Chronicle of Higher Education, January 11, 2019

6 Things You Don’t Owe Your Boss
Thrive Global, January 08, 2019

12 Signs of Cheating That Might Surprise You
Women's Health, January 08, 2019

The hunt for life below Antarctic ice
Nature, December 12, 2018

This One Ritual Helped Michelle Obama De-stress in the White House
Thrive, December 12, 2018

What Your Vacation Drama Says About Your Relationship
Cosmopolitan, December 11, 2018

What to Do if Your Parents Really, Reeeeeaally Don't Like Your S.O.
Cosmopolitan, December 07, 2018

Gift-Giving Guilt: Nearly Half of Americans Have Felt Pressured to Overspend During the Holidays
RIS Media, December 05, 2018

Poll Backs Federal Science Spending That Trump Sought to Cut
Government Executive, December 04, 2018

To Hug Or Not To Hug
The Fayette County News, December 04, 2018

Alligator Records boss Bruce Iglauer finally tells the story behind the legendary Chicago blues label
The Chicago Tribune, November 28, 2018

75 Colleges With Free Or Reduced Tuition
Forbes, November 27, 2018

Autonomous Vehicles: Ethics Regulation And Programming Converge
WGLT, November 26, 2018

How Community Colleges Can Help Push Students ‘Through the Finish Line’
The Chronicle of Higher Education, November 16, 2018

From the community: Electrifying Experience for Hundreds Attending Woodridge Library's STEM Event
Chicago Tribune, November 12, 2018

Trump May Soon Deal Yet Another Blow to Union Rights
The Nation, November 09, 2018

Bison Are Helping Rewild the Last of the Midwest’s Prairies, October 31, 2018

Powerful Tornadoes On The Rise In Illinois
CBS, October 31, 2018

If you think campus speech is all angry confrontation, you’re looking in the wrong places
The Washington Post, October 30, 2018

The Other Side
The Christian Science Monitor, October 22, 2018

A modern lesson: Talk to your kids about gender diversity
Daily Herald, October 22, 2018

5 things about Chicago-area lawyer Kathleen Zellner as she makes her 'Making a Murderer' debut
Chicago Tribune, October 18, 2018

Tornadoes Are Spinning Up Farther East in US, Study Finds
The New York Times, October 17, 2018

Illinois ranked as one of the easiest states to cast a ballot
Springfield’s News Channel 20, October 04, 2018

Why Some People Hate Being Hugged, According to Science, October 01, 2018

Naperville has spent more than $340k on unusual employee bonus program since 2013
Chicago Tribune, September 30, 2018

Bullying Prevention Month: What You Need To Know
WBBM Radio, September 30, 2018

What to expect from the Ford-Kavanaugh hearing today
Fox 32 Chicago, September 27, 2018

A Lack of Confidence Isn't What’s Holding Back Working Women
The Atlantic Magazine, September 20, 2018

4 Types Of Toxic Friends You Need To Cut From Your Life Right Now, September 17, 2018

The story of a headless pedophile in Aurora was fake. But don't feel too bad if you fell for it.
Aurora Beacon News, September 14, 2018

11 facts about flirting that single — and married — people should know, September 04, 2018

Enjoy kink? Here's how to handle the 'drop' you may feel after you play, August 30, 2018

First time sharing a room? Here's how to survive cohabitation in college
Chicago Tribune, August 28, 2018

Depression in pregnancy may alter babies' brains
Reuters, August 27, 2018

Glenbard South 'band geek' ends up on big Chicago, New York stages
The Daily Herald, August 23, 2018

An Expert's Guide to Knowing If You Should Make Up or Break Up
Cosmopolitan, August 20, 2018

6 Ways to Cope When Your Crush is Taken, August 13, 2018

Save or Restore
New Zealand Geographic, August 13, 2018

Professor Explains How to Prevent Puerto Rico Hurricane Disaster Recurrence
Sputnik News, August 11, 2018

The Hype Over Sensory Deprivation Tanks Is Real. Here’s Why
Men's Journal, August 06, 2018

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