The NIU Latinx Experience: Past, Present and Future

Join the Latino Alumni Council for NIU Latinx Experience: Past, Present and Future on Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 7 p.m. via Zoom.

This online event will focus on various topics including graduation rates, programs and financial support for Latinx students. What does it mean to become a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and what is NIU’s future regarding the process? The night will also include a discussion of NIU's efforts towards recruitment and retention of Latinx faculty. This event will be led by Dr. Vernese Edghill-Walden, chief diversity officer, vice president for Diversity, Equality and Inclusion, and interim chief human resources officer.

Questions? please contact Dana King, ’05, at or 815-753-5421.

Event Details


7:00PM - 8:00PM Tue 23 Feb 2021, Central timezone

Virtual Event Instructions:

Zoom meeting information will be sent after you register for this event.