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Noteworthy at Northeastern: Fall into fun!

There’s so much to do at Northeastern Illinois University this autumn, and we’re just getting started! From the presentation of original plays to academic lectures and entertainers from across the globe, there’s something for everyone. Read about campus happenings and make plans to join in the fun. It’s all in the latest edition of Noteworthy at Northeastern.

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Noteworthy at Northeastern: Topping the charts

For the ninth year in a row, Northeastern Illinois University graduates its students with the least amount of student debt according to U.S. News & World Report! Plus, the Latinx Heritage Month celebration continues, we recap Fall Fest and more in the latest edition of Noteworthy at Northeastern.

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Northeastern Illinois University tops U.S. News & World Report for low student debt

For the ninth year in a row, Northeastern Illinois University graduates its students with the least amount of student debt among Midwest regional u

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Noteworthy at Northeastern: Another grant!

Northeastern Illinois University was awarded a five-year, $1.3 million Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program grant from the U.S. Department of Education! Read about the great work this program does to help students achieve their academic and professional goals. Plus, review all the upcoming events for Latinx Heritage Month and more in the latest edition of Noteworthy at Northeastern.

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ChicagoCHEC to host 7th Annual Community Forum

The Chicago Cancer Health Equity Collaborative (CHEC) has announced details for its 7th Annual Community Forum. The event will be held Sept. 22-23.

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U.S. Department of Education awards Northeastern Illinois University $1.3 million McNair grant

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded Northeastern Illinois University a five-year, $1.3 million Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program grant. Northeastern is the recipient of one of 189 new grant awards to institutions of higher education. In total, $51.7 million in McNair grants were awarded across the country.

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Noteworthy at Northeastern: Science and celebrations

Northeastern Illinois University is thrilled to be part of a $25 million grant to study climate change. Next week is Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week, the start of Latinx Heritage Month and Alumni Weekend. Read about this and more in the latest edition of Noteworthy at Northeastern.

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Northeastern, Argonne National Laboratory and others partner in a new study on climate change

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $25 million over five years to DOE’s Argonne National Laboratory and a team of academic and community leaders, which includes Northeastern Illinois University, to advance urban climate science by studying climate change effects at local and regional scales.

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Noteworthy at Northeastern: Calling all alumni!

NEIU Weekend is right around the corner! Once again, the NEIU Alumni Association has a full schedule of events. Whether you're a current student or have already earned your degree, NEIU Weekend is a great time to connect and share your Golden Eagle pride. Read about this and more in the latest edition of Noteworthy at Northeastern.

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Noteworthy at Northeastern: Focused on equity, diversity and inclusion

Northeastern Illinois University began the academic year with exciting announcements that highlight our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion. Read the latest University updates in Noteworthy at Northeastern.