Six-time Olympic track and field medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee will visit Northern Illinois on Wednesday, Oct. 16 and Thursday, Oct. 17, according to an NIU release.
NIU will host "A Morning with Jackie Joyner-Kersee" at 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17 at the NIU Convocation Center. The breakfast event is open to the public. Individual tickets are available for $25 by e-mailing Amy Schmidt (firstname.lastname@example.org) or calling 815-753-PACK. Group tickets are also available.
A separate event open to the NIU campus community will be held on Oct. 16.