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NIU Cares sweeps DeKalb County!

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Approximately 800 students from Northern Illinois University participated in NIU Cares Day Saturday at approximately 75 sites throughout DeKalb, Sycamore and Cortland. Photo Album  

This is for real! Tugs week starts Monday

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Tugs, the annual tug-of-war contest at Northern Illinois University, which tests teamwork, strength and endurance takes place on the east side of Huskie Stadium, April 20-25. This year’s event will feature teams from nine different fraternities battling in a series…

PandemoNIUm will reign at The Rec Saturday night

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It will be PandemoNIUum at the NIU Campus Recreation Center Saturday night! The event, sponsored by the Campus Activities Board will include an eight-team basketball tournament, mechanical bull rides, inflatable games, music, free pizza and more. Doors for event open…

‘A love story that no words could tell’

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The NIU School of Theatre and Dance’s Third Onion project will present the world premiere of the play, “Penny” – “a love story that no words could tell,” says its author, Nico Fernandez. Fernandez, a BFA in acting candidate at NIU,…

Clubs

NIU Cares Day volunteers ready to get to work

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If the greater DeKalb-Sycamore community looks a little spiffier than normal next week, you can thank the 800 NIU students who will participate in NIU Cares Day Saturday, April 18. The students will roll out of bed early and head…

Greek Life

This is for real! Tugs week starts Monday

20140815093046-b8f0e5d4-me

Tugs, the annual tug-of-war contest at Northern Illinois University, which tests teamwork, strength and endurance takes place on the east side of Huskie Stadium, April 20-25. This year’s event will feature teams from nine different fraternities battling in a series…

Sports & Rec

March Maddness viewing party

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Come cheer on the last two-teams standing in college basketball, when the Campus Activities Board and the Huskie Den team up to host a viewing party for the NCAA Men’s Basketball championship game 7:30 p.m., Monday, April 6 in the…

Service

NIU Cares sweeps DeKalb County!

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Approximately 800 students from Northern Illinois University participated in NIU Cares Day Saturday at approximately 75 sites throughout DeKalb, Sycamore and Cortland. Photo Album