NIU Black Alumni Council Weekend
Aug. 29-Sept. 1
You are invited to the 2019 Black Alumni Council Weekend!
Thursday we are kicking off the weekend with an afterwork party at Pier 31, 3101 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, from 5-10 p.m. The party is free to attend, and we hope to see you there!
Friday, we are hosting a free happy hour social at M Lounge, 1520 S. Wabash Ave., Chicago, from 5-10 p.m.
On Saturday, NIU Football begins their season at home against Illinois State. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. Get your tickets from NIU Athletics.
For anyone who can't make it out to the game, we will be hosting a football watch party at Bracket Room, 1315 South Halsted in Chicago, starting at 6 p.m.
The annual BAC Alumni Reunion Picnic will take place Sunday at the Dan Ryan Woods forest preserve. There is no cost to attend the picnic, but we ask that you RSVP so we know who is attending.
Want to donate to the scholarship fund? Click here and then search for the Black Alumni Council. During check out designate your donation to the "Fanny Ruth Patterson Scholarship," under special instructions.
BAC Alumni Weekend Details
- BAC Weekend kickoff at Pier 31 - Thursday, Aug. 29, 5-10 p.m.
- Happy hour social at M Lounge - Friday, Aug. 30, 6 p.m.
- Get tickets to see NIU take on Illinois State at Huskie Stadium - Saturday, Aug. 31, 6 p.m.
- NIU Football watch party at Bracket Room, 1315 South Halsted in Chicago - Saturday, Aug. 31, 6 p.m.
- BAC Alumni Reunion Picnic - Sunday, Sept. 1, 10 a.m.