Welcome to the Alumni & Foundation Forum


The Alumni & Foundation Forum is a series of workshops held three to four times a month to educate the campus community about the services available through the NIU Alumni Association and NIU Foundation to help raise funds and engage alumni. Each workshop is one hour long and focuses on a specific department or service within the division. Workshops are held at 10 a.m. Thursdays in the Barsema Alumni & Visitors Center. Registration is appreciated.

Upcoming workshops:

  • Financial Reporting (June 16)
    Mystified by the financial reports your department receives from the Foundation? Learn what's in them and how to read them.

  • Data Sources: Why Credibility Matters (June 23)
    Learn where Foundation data comes from, why it's important, and how it impacts the database.

  • Go Funding: An Introduction to the Huskies Give Crowdfunding Platform - This workshop has been canceled.

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