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Dia De Los Muertos altars on display at HSC

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Supporting Opportunities for Latinos will unveil its Dia De Los Muertos Exhibit with an event, 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 30 in the Glass Gallery of the Holmes Student Center. The display of decorated alters will provide a glimpse into the Mexican…

Give blood, save lives…win a scholarship!

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As if the possibility of saving lives isn’t enough to convince you to donate blood, the Heartland Blood Center is also offering all donors a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship. That opportunity will be afforded to qualified donors who…

President’s Office to display student art Wednesday

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The campus community and general public are invited to a reception celebrating Northern Illinois University’s student artists from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday evening, followed by an evening of poetry as the NIU Art Museum presents a poetry reading and recitation night…

Last chance for Amenti haunted house

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The Amenti Haunted Housoe at the Egyptian Theatre will open its doors for another season of ghoulish and gruesome thrills and chill, weekends through the end of October. This will be the ninth year that the historic theater, located at…

Who’s ready for some roller derby?

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The Barbed Wire Betties, DeKalb’s own women’s roller derby team, will have their first home bout ever, agains the DuPage Derby Dames, 6 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8 at Huntley Middle School, 1515 S. 4th St., in DeKalb. Tickets are $10…

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President’s Office to display student art Wednesday

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The campus community and general public are invited to a reception celebrating Northern Illinois University’s student artists from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday evening, followed by an evening of poetry as the NIU Art Museum presents a poetry reading and recitation night…

Greek Life

Lambda Theta Phi Laughing for Unity, Nov. 13

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The Lambda Theta Phi Latin fraternity will present “Laughing for Unity,” a night of comedy featuring New York-based comedian Oscar Collazos, 8 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 13 in the Regency Room of the Holmes Student Center. Admission is free. Collazos started…

Sports & Rec

Pink in the Rink raises $2,500 for cancer awareness

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Last weekend the NIU Hockey Club didn’t just help raise awareness of breast cancer by wearing pink uniforms, they also raised money for breast cancer research by auctioning off their game jerseys afterward. The auction raised $2,547. The Huskies cut…

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Give blood, save lives…win a scholarship!

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As if the possibility of saving lives isn’t enough to convince you to donate blood, the Heartland Blood Center is also offering all donors a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship. That opportunity will be afforded to qualified donors who…