Welcome Back Northern Now!

The Key to the City

Engineering grad builds a city in Saudi Arabia.

Uniting Cultures Through Soccer

Huskies Have Life Changing Experience in Rwanda.

International Recruiting

When Mar Louie Mayubay, '17, earned his master’s degree at Northern Illinois University, it wasn’t just for him. It was for his family, and in many ways, for his country.

Found In Translation

NIU’s Jui-Ching Wang, '97, and the value of children’s singing games.

Not Tariffic for Consumers and Businesses

President Donald Trump has ordered tariffs on aluminum and steel imports and additional tariffs for China in an effort to protect domestic industries.

NIU Nexus Connects Alumni to University

Alumni can reconnect with the university and make an impact through NIU Nexus, a new volunteer community.

NIU’s 13th President


Lisa Freeman is leading Huskies into a new era.

A Moment in Time

NIU’s Peace Corps Service Paves the Way for the Center for Southeast Asian Studies

What You Don’t Know You Don’t Know … Half a World Away

Alumnus Terry Lesyk, '18 embraces the unknown.

Replace Judgment with Curiosity

Educate Global travelers return with eyes open to classroom diversity

We Are Family

Alumni celebrating with their family and current NIU students for Family Weekend.

Letter From Your NIUAA President