In The Spotlight
Divya Behl, '05, M.S. '08, Joins NIU Alumni Association Board
Behl expresses gratitude for NIU experience impacting her professional career
Volunteer Spotlight: Bill Hartig, '82, M.B.A. '84
After a fulfilling career in business, alumnus gives back through various volunteer opportunities
Volunteer Spotlight: Cherese Johnson, ’15, M.B.A. ’17
Johnson “lifts as she climbs,” giving back to students and the university where she began.
Linda Sapochak, ’88, Retires from NSF, Leaves Legacy of Science Mentorship
After three decades of scientific research experience in academia, industry and national laboratories, she looks toward her next adventure—retirement!
Upcoming Events Below
SOLD OUT - Pilsen Neighborhood Art & Walking Tour
1:00PM - 3:40PM Sun 4 Jun 2023, Central timezoneJoin the NIU Latino Alumni Council (LAC) and your fellow Huskies at 5 Rabanitos for a social hour followed by a walking tour of the Chicago Pilsen Murals.
Huskie Summer Circuit (St. Charles, Illinois)
5:30PM - 7:30PM Mon 5 Jun 2023, Central timezoneMeet NIU Coaches and Staff in St. Charles.
Donor Spotlight: Jason Kaye, ’19
Utilizing his company’s matching funds program, Kaye makes an enormous impact!
Donor Spotlight: Jan Half, M.S.Ed. ’80
Half funds ‘win-win’ relationship between Leland, Illinois, Schools and College of Ed.
Giving From the Heart: Dave and Sherry LaCerra
LaCerras give back through estate plans
Student Spotlight: Jacy Rogers
Fanny Ruth Patterson Scholarship recipient helps peers, enjoys getting involved on campus.
Brenna Bretzinger Gets Fully Involved at NIU After Earning Presidential Scholarship
Bretzinger said her parents encouraged her to get involved, and she has taken full advantage of the NIU experience.
Student Frederick McClure Credits Patterson Scholarship for Musical Therapy Vision
An avid percussionist, McClure is pursuing dual degrees in music education and music performance.