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One-Room Schoolhouse Gets a Second Life
An NIU student project evolved into a quest to give a one-room schoolhouse a second chance to teach children.
The Taste You Remember
From gyros to beer nuggets to comfort food, alumni remember the food joints that made NIU feel like home.
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The Hard Way
Nabal Jefferson turns struggles into student career success.
Huskies at the Helm
Alumni entrepreneurs share their stories of inspiration and success.
Alumnus Awarded Honorary Doctorate
This spring, John Sall was awarded an honorary NIU doctorate.
King of Homecoming
Alumnus Dan McCullough hasn’t missed a Huskie homecoming in 57 straight years.
Student Stars: Where are they now
Alumni and donors started them on their paths to success. See how far they’ve traveled.
Choral Group Releases CD
NIU ensemble-in-residence releases their first CD.
Home of a Huskie
Yard signs helped alumni show their Huskie pride this fall.
NIU mascot Mission has had a busy fall.
Women’s Basketball Ready to Battle
The NIU women’s basketball program was pressed against a wall at the end of the 2013–14 season after dropping...
Chessick Practice Center Turns 1
NIU celebrated the one-year anniversary of the opening of the Kenneth and Ellen Chessick Practice Center.
New Basketball Court
A new basketball court floor debuted in August.
Men’s Basketball Has High Hopes
The temperature outside may be getting colder, but the action in the NIU Convocation Center is heating up as...
Remembering the NIU Jazz Ensemble
Alumni commented on Facebook to share their appreciation for the story on Ron Modell and the NIU Jazz Ensemble in the Fall 2014...
The Lights Along the Lake
In response to the photo of the lagoon that appeared in the Fall 2014 issue, Matt Markley sent in a...
From a Big Ron Modell Fan
As a big Ron Modell fan, I appreciated the cover photo and article on Mr. Modell in the Fall 2014 Northern...
May Fete Correction
I was sad to read that sorority sister Susan Sharlene Borg Foster died of cancer 10 years ago (Northern Letters,...