Baker Report: Building A Thriving DeKalb

NIU President Doug Baker visits Camp Power Wednesday. NIU is far more than a resident of the City of DeKalb – we are an engaged and enthusiastic partner in making the city a great destination. We are woven deeply into the city’s fabric, just as the city is an inseparable part of who we are. Our institution and its hometown …

DeKalb Public Library Awarded Big Read Grant

The DeKalb Public Library is the proud recipient of The Big Read grant in the amount of $15,000. The Library, one of three organizations nation-wide, has received this national grant for nine consecutive years. A program of the National Endowment for the Arts, The Big Read broadens our understanding of our world, our communities, and ourselves through the joy of sharing …

Study: NIU Law School One Of Nation’s Most Underrated

By: Guy Stephens Source: www.northernpublicradio.org Posted: July 9, 2015 The Northern Illinois University College of Law was listed as one of the country’s top ten most underrated law schools in a recent study. The study by University of North Carolina School of Law professor Alfred Brophy rated schools based on students’ median scores on the Law School Admission Test, graduates’ …