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Homecoming: 50 Years of Huskie Stadium
NIU celebrated its 109th homecoming with a celebration of the 50th anniversary of Huskie Stadium.
Looking back at May Fete. Share your favorite memories of springtime at NIU with us!
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NIU Alumni Awards
Nominate a remarkable NIU alumnus for the annual alumni awards.
Against All Odds
NIU helps create a culture of character and hope for inner-city kids at Altus Academy.
Friends in High Places
Congresswoman Robin Kelly makes time to give back to NIU.
Dedication Opens New Era for Anthropology Museum
An alumnus' donation brings a new name and new chapter for the NIU Anthropology Museum.
Become a Champion of NIU
Alumni can champion NIU by contacting elected officials on the university's behalf.
Mission: A Huskie Legacy
NIU mascot Mission symbolizes the spirit of the university and has much in common with his ROTC handlers.
Picture Yourself Here
NIU offers students the experience of a lifetime in Washington, D.C.
Hacking For a Cause
Hackers pool their technical skill for a 24-hour hackathon to solve challenges for nonprofit agencies.
50 Greatest Players in Huskie Stadium History
Marking the 50th anniversary of Huskie Stadium by naming the 50 greatest Huskies to ever play there.
Gala Event Supports Student-Athletes
NIU Athletics celebrates student-athletes with its first-ever gala fundraiser, the Victor E. Ball.
Graduation Rate Tops the MAC
NIU athletics ranks tops in the statistic that matters most - the number of student-athletes who graduate.
Bowl Bound – Again
On Nov. 3, the NIU Huskies clinched a bowl berth for the eighth year in a row.
The Day the Float Stood Still
An alum remembers the "hottest" float in the 1967 homecoming parade.
Mud Bowl ’68
An alumnus shares a particularly messy memory of Huskie Stadium.
A 1948 alumnus remembers playing football at Northern before the construction of Huskie Stadium.
NIU’s Influence Felt Beyond Campus
NIU plays a role at every step in the education continuum, from preschool all the way through graduate school.