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  • Bruce Jenner: My brain is more female than male

    NEW YORK – Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner says that "for all intents and purposes, I am a woman."
    April 24, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • NIU presents Spring 2015 Dance Concert

    he Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance Spring 2015 Dance Concert opens today, featuring an iconic work by the world- renowned Bil ...
    April 24, 2015 - 9:26 am
  • ALPHA lecture examines the Roman domestic garden

    ALPHA: Friends of Antiquity’s last lecture of the spring will be “The Roman Domestic Garden: Cultivating Leisure and Status Through Art and Nature,” p ...
    April 24, 2015 - 9:26 am
  • NIU Theatre will stage original play

    The Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance’s Third Onion project will present the world premiere of the play, “Penny,” a love story ...
    April 24, 2015 - 9:26 am
  • Best Buddies concert set for Saturday

    Northern Illinois University’s co-ed a cappella group, Northern Sound, will host a benefit concert Saturday for the Best Buddies Friendship Walk.
    April 24, 2015 - 9:19 am
  • Registration now open for CCT summer theater camps

    Registration for Children’s Community Theatre’s summer Imagination Camps is now open.The theme for t ...
    April 24, 2015 - 9:20 am
  • DeKalb and NIU parade a celebration of the arts

    Take everything you know about a traditional parade – and paint over it.That’s the idea behind Artig ...
    April 22, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • DeKalb writer’s show to premiere in Chicago

    .30-30 Productions will present the world premiere of “How to Field Dress in Lilly Pulitzer,” the one-woman show written and performed by Cora Vasseur ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • NIU Art Museum presents appropriation lecture

    The slide lecture “The Afterlife of Appropriation,” is the next program in Northern Illinois University Art Museum’s spring educational series. It wil ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Community band prepares for spring concert

    Indian Valley Community Band is gearing up for its 29th annual Spring Concert, which will be held at 2 p.m. April 26 at the Opera House in Sandwich, 1 ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:23 am
  • NIU Annuitants to see Cubs at Wrigley Field

    Space remains for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association Aug. 21 trip to Wrigley Field to see the Chicago Cubs take on the Atlanta Br ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • NIU Annuitants celebrate end of semester

    Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association will celebrate the end of the spring semester with a coffee hour on May 15 at the Vista Room, Oak ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:23 am
  • Comedic sketches staged in DeKalb

    Actors from Stage Coach Players will present “A Night of Readers Theater” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The performance will include three comedy skits writt ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • Brass Birthday Bash

    The Kishwaukee Brass Quintet will provide a free community concert at 7 p.m. today in the Vista Room at Oak Crest DeKalb Area Retirement Center, 2944 ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:23 am
  • Cor Cantiamo to give choral concert at NIU

    Cor Cantiamo will present “Luminosity,” featuring the music of James Whitbourn, at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall in the Norther ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:23 am
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