Polish American Association to honor Northeastern Illinois University

The Polish American Association (PAA) has announced its selection of Northeastern Illinois University as its 2017 Honoree and Award recipient. The award will be presented during the Polish American Association’s Annual Gala on June 24.

Northeastern designated as Voter Friendly Campus

Northeastern Illinois University is one of 83 campuses in 23 states that have been designated as Voter Friendly Campuses.

Dr. Linda Rae Murray to deliver Health Day keynote address

Dr. Linda Rae Murray, the former Chief Medical Officer of Cook County Health and Hospital System, will deliver the keynote address for 2017 Health Day at Northeastern Illinois University on March 29. Murray’s speech, titled “Health is a Human Right,” is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. in Golden Eagles.

Valerie Jarrett to deliver Northeastern Illinois University Commencement Address

Chicago lawyer and civic leader Valerie B. Jarrett, the longest-serving senior adviser to President Barack Obama, will be Northeastern Illinois University’s May 2017 Commencement speaker. During the ceremony, Jarrett will be awarded an honorary doctorate degree in recognition of her outstanding achievements.

Community and Professional Education announces additional spring offerings

Northeastern Illinois University's Office of Community and Professional Education (CAPE) has added the following non-credit programs this spring. Click titles for complete details or search all CAPE and Campus Recreation offerings.

Noteworthy at Northeastern: Break time

While Northeastern Illinois University is shutting down for Spring Break, there are plans in the works for all kinds of educational and cultural events later this month. Get the latest on some high-profile speakers, a new video series with the president and two alumni who are making news with a former Chicago Bears star.

John St. Augustine, Bill Kurtis to deliver Green Business Conference keynote

Best-selling author, producer and broadcaster John St. Augustine and legendary broadcaster Bill Kurtis will deliver the keynote address during the Green Business Conference at Northeastern Illinois University on April 4. St. Augustine and Kurtis are partners on “Earth Matters,” a series of one-minute vignettes on environmental issues that airs on WCPT-AM/FM in Chicago.

Noteworthy at Northeastern: So many student awards

When people in the Northeastern Illinois University community talk about taking pride in their students, this week is an example of why. We’ve got news about awards won by students from Environmental Science, Music and The Independent—plus the University’s starring role on a new NBC series.

M5 Mexican Brass opens Chicago Brass Festival weekend

M5 Mexican Brass will open the 9th annual Chicago Brass Festival at Northeastern Illinois University at 7:30 p.m. on March 10. The performance will take place in the Auditorium on the Main Campus, 3701 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.

Northeastern takes a starring role in Hollywood

Northeastern Illinois University has been discovered.

Since 2013, the Main Campus and El Centro locations have been used as film sets for a number of television productions. Now Northeastern will appear in an episode of mega-producer Dick Wolf’s new NBC series, “Chicago Justice,” which premiered March 5.


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