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At Northwestern, our community members are encouraged to partake in events and programming that can increase their cultural competency and support their professional development.

Aug
23
2017

Catholic Mass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Mass is celebrated every Wednesday during the academic year at 12:10 PM, Abbott Hall, level M.  Community lunch follows.  Confessions are available before and following Mass.  All are welcome!!

Aug
30
2017

Catholic Mass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Mass is celebrated every Wednesday during the academic year at 12:10 PM, Abbott Hall, level M.  Community lunch follows.  Confessions are available before and following Mass.  All are welcome!!

Aug
31
2017

J-1 Orientation

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

Regulatory and resource orientation for new J-1 Exchange Visitors. To register, please email theresa.johnson@northwestern.edu.

Sep
2
2017

Eid al Adha

All day, No Location

Ismalic Holiday commemorateing the Phrophet Abraham's williginess to sacrifice to God

Sep
6
2017

Chicago International Office closed

All day, Chicago

The Chicago IO will be closed on September 6 due to International Student Orientation events in Evanston.  We will re-open on September 12 (September 13 for students).  Please plan accordingly. 

Sep
6
2017

Walk-in hours cancelled

All day, Evanston

Walk-in hours will be cancelled on September 6 & 7, but the IO will be open for drop-offs and pick-ups only.  The IO will be closed on September 8 from 12-3 pm.  All IO staff will be at International Student Orientation!  Please plan accordingly.   Walk-in hours will resume on Monday 09/11. Thank you!

Sep
6
2017

Graduate International Student Orientation: session #1

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Evanston

Meet other new students, IO staff and the Graduate Sidekicks, learn key visa rules and campus resources and see campus. Please register for ONE G-ISO session only! G-ISO session: 9:30-11:30 am Optional campus tour: 11:30 am-12:30 pm

Sep
6
2017

Catholic Mass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Mass is celebrated every Wednesday during the academic year at 12:10 PM, Abbott Hall, level M.  Community lunch follows.  Confessions are available before and following Mass.  All are welcome!!

Sep
6
2017

Graduate International Student Orientation: session #2

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

Meet other new students, IO staff and the Graduate Sidekicks, learn key visa rules and campus resources and see campus. Please register for ONE G-ISO session only! G-ISO session: 2-4 pm Optional campus tour: 4-5 pm

Sep
6
2017

G-ISO BBQ!

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Evanston

Meet other new students and enjoy an authentic American barbeque!  Vegetarian options will be available.  Spouses, children, and parents are welcome. Registration not required. 

Sep
7
2017

Walk-in hours cancelled

All day, Evanston

Walk-in hours will be cancelled on September 6 & 7, but the IO will be open for drop-offs and pick-ups only.  The IO will be closed on September 8 from 12-3 pm.  All IO staff will be at International Student Orientation!  Please plan accordingly.   Walk-in hours will resume on Monday 09/11. Thank you!

Sep
7
2017

Graduate International Student Orientation: session #3

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Evanston

Meet other new students, IO staff and the Graduate Sidekicks, learn key visa rules and campus resources and see campus. Please register for ONE G-ISO session only! G-ISO session: 9-11 am Optional campus tour: 11 am-12 pm

Sep
7
2017

International Student Orientation Resource Fair

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Evanston

Open to all new students, spouses and family members! Meet key campus, community, and government departments (including banks, cell phone providers, DMV, Social Security, libraries and more) and ask questions.

Sep
7
2017

Bed Bath & Beyond trip

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

Bed Bath & Beyond has everything you need for your new dorm room or apartment: bedding, towels, kitchenware, storage boxes, toiletries and more! 10% off your entire purchase! Free shuttle bus to/from campus!  Parents and families members are welcome.  Event is free and no minimum purchase is required.  Shuttle bus departs/returns to the Kellogg Global Hub.  

Sep
7
2017

Women Faculty Organization (WFO) Monthly Meeting

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Chicago

Women holding regular or research faculty appointments at the medical school are eligible for membership in Northwestern's WFO. We invite you to attend one of our meetings, held once a month on the first Thursday of the month (unless otherwise noted) at 4 pm in the Women's Health Research Institute Conference Room, Lurie Research Building, Room 10-123, 303 E. Superior St. If you are unable to attend the meetings in person, you may call in at the listed extensions. Call in number for all meetings is: 877-806-9883 Passcode: 561 591 1376.   Please visit our website for more info: http://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/sites/wfo/ Contact Meg Kennedy with any questions: margaret.kennedy@northwestern.edu

Sep
8
2017

Undergraduate International Student Orientation (ISO)

All day, Evanston

We're glad you are planning to join us for the 2017 Undergraduate International Student Orientation (ISO)! This year's program will take place September 7-11, 2017, leading up to Wildcat Welcome, the all new student orientation.  On Friday, September 8, ISO will begin with a welcome address from Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education Ron Breautigam in McCormick Auditorium.  Students will then participate in rotating sessions with their IPA groups.  We also have a separate International Parent Orientation, which will start at 9 am in the Louis Room, also in Norris University Center. 

Sep
8
2017

ISO BBQ!

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM, Evanston

Meet other new students and enjoy an authentic American barbeque!  Vegetarian options will be available.  Spouses, children, and parents are welcome. Norris South Lawn- go the 2nd floor and exit the doors by Starbucks.  Registration is not required. 

Sep
12
2017

J-1 Orientation

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Chicago

Regulatory and resource orientation for new J-1 Exchange Visitors. To register, please email theresa.johnson@northwestern.edu.

Sep
13
2017

Catholic Mass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Mass is celebrated every Wednesday during the academic year at 12:10 PM, Abbott Hall, level M.  Community lunch follows.  Confessions are available before and following Mass.  All are welcome!!

Sep
14
2017

"Understanding Your Adolescent/Teen"

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Evanston

Adolescence can be a confusing and stressful time for both parents and teens. As adolescents mature, sometimes taking one step forward and two back, the parent-child relationship must also evolve. Having a better understanding of the behavior and needs of this age group can help. Following this seminar, participants will be better able to: Understand the physical, intellectual, and emotional changes of adolescenceLearn communication strategies for building a trusting relationship with their teenEffectively parent this often challenging age groupEvanston Campus Thursday, September 14 12:00-1:00pm Building and Room ForthcomingRSVP Chicago Campus Thursday, September 28 12:00-1:00pm Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center Gray Seminar RoomRSVP

Sep
20
2017

Catholic Mass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Mass is celebrated every Wednesday during the academic year at 12:10 PM, Abbott Hall, level M.  Community lunch follows.  Confessions are available before and following Mass.  All are welcome!!

Sep
21
2017

Navaratri

All day, No Location

Hindu multi-day festival that symbolizes the triumph of good over evil

Sep
27
2017

Catholic Mass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Mass is celebrated every Wednesday during the academic year at 12:10 PM, Abbott Hall, level M.  Community lunch follows.  Confessions are available before and following Mass.  All are welcome!!

Sep
28
2017

ANUW Book Club: Never Let Me Go

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Evanston

September's book is Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro.  Bring your lunch and join your university colleagues. It's okay if you haven't finished the book! This event is for members of the Association of Northwestern University Women.

Sep
28
2017

"Understanding Your Adolescent/Teen"

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Adolescence can be a confusing and stressful time for both parents and teens. As adolescents mature, sometimes taking one step forward and two back, the parent-child relationship must also evolve. Having a better understanding of the behavior and needs of this age group can help. Following this seminar, participants will be better able to: Understand the physical, intellectual, and emotional changes of adolescenceLearn communication strategies for building a trusting relationship with their teenEffectively parent this often challenging age groupEvanston Campus Thursday, September 14 12:00-1:00pm Building and Room ForthcomingRSVP Chicago Campus Thursday, September 28 12:00-1:00pm Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center Gray Seminar RoomRSVP

Sep
28
2017

Latinx Community Night

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Evanston

Every month, MSA hosts a community gathering for Latinx students and student organizations to make connections, share information, and build community.

Sep
30
2017

Dussehra

All day, No Location

Dussehra Hindu Holiday

Oct
3
2017

National Work & Family Month: "Helping Kids Become Financially Responsible Adults"

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Evanston

Parenting involves shaping our kids’ understanding of life’s essentials, including the importance of money management. This presentation focuses on strategies to help children and teens develop sound financial habits. Objectives: Following this seminar, participants will be better able to:Communicate with their child or teen about moneyDevelop strategies to help their child or teen learn about money management

Oct
3
2017

Diane Guerrero Visit

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, No Location

Actor | Author | Advocate for Immigration Reform

Oct
4
2017

Catholic Mass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Mass is celebrated every Wednesday during the academic year at 12:10 PM, Abbott Hall, level M.  Community lunch follows.  Confessions are available before and following Mass.  All are welcome!!

Oct
10
2017

National Work & Family Month: "Helping Kids Become Financially Responsible Adults"

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Parenting involves shaping our kids’ understanding of life’s essentials, including the importance of money management. This presentation focuses on strategies to help children and teens develop sound financial habits. Objectives: Following this seminar, participants will be better able to:Communicate with their child or teen about moneyDevelop strategies to help their child or teen learn about money management

Oct
11
2017

Catholic Mass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Mass is celebrated every Wednesday during the academic year at 12:10 PM, Abbott Hall, level M.  Community lunch follows.  Confessions are available before and following Mass.  All are welcome!!

Oct
18
2017

Catholic Mass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Chicago

Mass is celebrated every Wednesday during the academic year at 12:10 PM, Abbott Hall, level M.  Community lunch follows.  Confessions are available before and following Mass.  All are welcome!!

Oct
20
2017

Birth of Bab

All day, No Location

Birth of Bab Baha'i Holiday

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