School of Nursing hosts students from Japan

ELS, an intensive language training institute, with a branch on NIU’s campus,  hosted a group of 20 students from the University of Kumamoto in Japan during the month of March. As part of their visit and studies, the NIU School of Nursing hosted them for an afternoon. All 20 Japanese students are studying to work…

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Work Day to Runway fashion show set

Fashion Industries Organization is producing Work Day to Runway, Fashion Merchandising’s annual Kohl’s sponsored fashion show 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 7, at the Duke Ellington Ballroom, Holmes Student Center. Admission is free and all are welcome.

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Interprofessional Case Study event a success

Over 260 students from several area universities and healthcare groups recently participated in an Interprofessional Case Study event here. Led by School of Allied Health and Communicative Disorders Chair Sherrill Morris, and School of Health Studies Dietetics Intern Coordinator Nancy Prange, students studied one case, applying interdisciplinary knowledge to develop a treatment course for a patient….

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Donation helps more PT students attend national meeting

Thanks to a donation from Jakob Awender ’15, graduate of NIU’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program, 14 PT students were able to attend the American Physical Therapy Association’s national Combined Sections Meeting in New Orleans recently. This important meeting brings together different sections of the physical therapy association such as pediatrics, sports, neurology, cardiovascular, and…

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