NIU Black Alumni Council Weekend

Aug. 29-Sept. 1


You are invited to the 2019 Black Alumni Council Weekend!

Thursday we are kicking off the weekend with an afterwork party at Pier 31, 3101 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, from 5-10 p.m. The party is free to attend, and we hope to see you there!

Friday, we are hosting a free happy hour social at M Lounge, 1520 S. Wabash Ave., Chicago, from 5-10 p.m.

On Saturday, NIU Football begins their season at home against Illinois State. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. Get your tickets from NIU Athletics.

For anyone who can't make it out to the game, we will be hosting a football watch party at Bracket Room, 1315 South Halsted in Chicago, starting at 6 p.m.

The annual BAC Alumni Reunion Picnic will take place Sunday at the Dan Ryan Woods forest preserve. There is no cost to attend the picnic, but we ask that you RSVP so we know who is attending.

Want to donate to the scholarship fund? Click here and then search for the Black Alumni Council. During check out designate your donation to the "Fanny Ruth Patterson Scholarship," under special instructions.

BAC Alumni Weekend Details

  • BAC Weekend kickoff at Pier 31 - Thursday, Aug. 29, 5-10 p.m.
  • Happy hour social at M Lounge - Friday, Aug. 30, 6 p.m.
  • Get tickets to see NIU take on Illinois State at Huskie Stadium - Saturday, Aug. 31, 6 p.m.
  • NIU Football watch party at Bracket Room, 1315 South Halsted in Chicago - Saturday, Aug. 31, 6 p.m.
  • BAC Alumni Reunion Picnic - Sunday, Sept. 1, 10 a.m.
 Day 1 - Thu, 29 Aug 2019
Black Alumni Council Weekend Kickoff
5:00PM Thu 29 Aug 2019, Central timezone
Thursday, Aug. 29
 Day 2 - Fri, 30 Aug 2019
Black Alumni Council Weekend Happy Hour Social
6:00PM Fri 30 Aug 2019, Central timezone
Friday, Aug. 30
 Day 3 - Sun, 1 Sep 2019
Alumni Reunion Picnic - NIU Black Alumni Council Alumni Weekend
10:00AM Sun 1 Sep 2019, Central timezone
Sunday, Sept. 1