NIU Alumni Association Advocacy Day

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Tuesday, April 30

 

Your voice is important to NIU's conversation with state legislators!

 

NIU President Dr. Lisa C. Freeman and the NIU Alumni Association invite you to share your NIU story and NIU's legislative priorities with current legislators during the inaugural NIU Advocacy Day.


NIU Advocacy Day will take place Tuesday, April 30, from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield. A reception will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. at D.H. Brown's, 231 E. Monroe St., Springfield.

If you plan on attending, be sure to check out visitspringfieldillinois.com for the best places to dine or spend the night!


Please contact Liz McKee, 815-753-7400, with any questions.


 

Advocacy Day Information

- Registration: 11:30 a.m. - noon

- Kickoff and lunch: noon - 1 p.m.

- Meet with state legislators: 1 - 4 p.m.

- Closing: 4:30 p.m.

- Reception at D.H. Brown's: 5 - 7 p.m.

Hotel Info:

Country Inn & Suites

3092 Stevenson Drive

Springfield, IL 62703

Phone: 217-544-5151

Room rate: $89 + tax

Please call and reference NIU Alumni block when making reservations.