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Credit score lowered for NEIU

Credit score lowered for NEIU

May 22, 2017

The financial woes continue for NEIU as a major credit agency announced in an April 17 press release th...

SGA election results

SGA election results

April 29, 2017

President Ashlei Ross (52.41%) 195 votes Dorrie Hubbard III (34.94%) 130 votes Vice President Mohamm...

Soaring Above All – Dee Durfee and Maria Choochkeh

Soaring Above All – Dee Durfee and Maria Choochkeh

March 14, 2017

  Dee Durfee graduated from Northern Illinois University and has been teaching yoga and Zumb...

Furloughs to begin Spring Break

Furloughs to begin Spring Break

March 3, 2017

NEIU will shut down its operations during Spring Break as it begins a furlough program for employees ...

NEIU’s Talent Show 2017

NEIU’s Talent Show 2017

February 21, 2017

The annual Talent Show at NEIU showcased many great talents on Feb. 16. The competition was inte...

NEIU prepares for ‘salary-savings program’

NEIU prepares for ‘salary-savings program’

February 8, 2017

For the second year in a row NEIU will begin preparing for a “salary-savings program” starting this spring...

Lech Walesa Hall: His name, here to stay

Lech Walesa Hall: His name, here to stay

February 8, 2017

Lech Walesa, workers' rights activist, leader of the Solidarity Party in Poland and former president ...

Former student kicks off soccer club

Former student kicks off soccer club

January 25, 2017

Whistle, kickoff, pass. Trap, juke, header. Corner kick, scissor kick, goal. Maybe that wasn...

Grad student, SLD brings iceless skating to NEIU

Grad student, SLD brings iceless skating to NEIU

January 25, 2017

Student Leadership Development kicked off the semester with its inaugural iceless skating event. T...

Review: ‘Real Women Have Curves’

Review: ‘Real Women Have Curves’

December 6, 2016

Josephina Lopez’s play “Real Women Have Curves” featuring an intimate look into five Latina’s lives in 19...

Ensemble Español: ‘Concierto Navideño’

Ensemble Español: ‘Concierto Navideño’

December 6, 2016

Ensemble Español will give students, staff, families and friends of NEIU a taste of fun and festivi...

President-elect Trump has NEIU students fearful of future

President-elect Trump has NEIU students fearful of future

December 6, 2016

The Electoral College victory of President-elect Donald Trump has students concerned about their future but there is no evidence that mi...