Noteworthy at Northeastern: Set your tee time

Northeastern Illinois University’s longest-running scholarship event has announced the special guest speakers—and a new location. Find out who is coming to the 45th Annual Chuck Kane Scholarship Golf Event next month, who was honored on a list of most influential Latinos and more!

David Haugh, Elias Kasongo to be featured speakers at Chuck Kane Scholarship Golf Event

Chicago Tribune sports columnist David Haugh and Northeastern Illinois University alumnus Elias Kasongo, a refugee from Congo who worked his way to upper management at Eli’s Cheesecake, will be the featured speakers during the 45th Annual Chuck Kane Scholarship Golf Event.

History Professor Patrick Miller returns from eventful Fulbright appointment

Northeastern Illinois University History Professor Patrick Miller could not have picked a more opportune point in modern American history to travel overseas as a Fulbright Scholar.

Northeastern to host 2017 Chicago Chamber Music Festival

Northeastern Illinois University will host the Chicago Chamber Music Festival (CCMF) from July 29 through Aug. 5.

CCMF is a one-week summer immersion program for talented young musicians ages 12-18. The goal of the CCMF is to provide students and young musicians an intensive experience that develops both their solo and chamber music playing regardless of their backgrounds.

Greg Carr to lecture at Carruthers Center

Associate Professor of Africana Studies and Chair of the Department of Afro-American Studies at Howard University Greg Carr will deliver a lecture titled “Black Education and Politics in America” on July 21 at the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies. Carr is also a member of the adjunct faculty at the Howard School of Law.

Noteworthy at Northeastern: A season of music

Northeastern Illinois University has announced the next season of its highly regarded Jewel Box Series. Don’t miss a beat! Find out who will perform in this series of diverse musical genres, what a new grant from Lurie Children’s Hospital will do and which faculty member published an article with the help of an NEIU Summer Research Stipend.

Northeastern announces 2017-18 Jewel Box Series schedule

Now in its 18th year, Northeastern Illinois University’s Jewel Box Series returns for the 2017-18 season with a new, diverse lineup of artists from all over the world to perform in the acoustically superior Recital Hall and spacious Auditorium.

The eight-concert series will begin Sept. 29, and offers music from a variety of genres through May 18, 2018.

Noteworthy at Northeastern: An inspirational alumna

In case we haven’t said it enough: Northeastern Illinois University’s alumni continue to make us proud.

Read the latest inspirational story about an alumna who created a center for adolescents and adults with disabilities, find out who was interviewed by the BBC and make your plans for NEIU Weekend in the latest edition of Noteworthy at Northeastern!

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