The Daniel L. Goodwin Distinguished Lecture Series presents "An Evening with Dr. Ngozi Ezike"
7:30 p.m. Monday, April 25
Main Campus, Auditorium
3701 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.
For more information and free tickets, visit neiu.edu/tickets.
Live stream viewing on this page.
The eighth Daniel L. Goodwin Lecture Series speaker will be former Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike. Ezike was the first Black woman appointed to lead IDPH in its 145-year history as a state agency. For nearly three years, she helped the state navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. She is a board-certified internist and pediatrician who previously worked for Cook County Health, the hospital and healthcare system addressing the needs of the residents of Cook County, for more than 15 years.
The event is free and open to the public. Tickets are required as seating is limited. Masks will be required to be worn while on campus, per the University’s interim COVID-19 policy.
Dr. Sarah Cordell recipient of the 2019 Audrey Reynolds Distinguished Teaching Award
You are invited to attend a lecture by Dr. Sarah Cordell, recipient of the 2019 Audrey Reynolds Distinguished Teaching Award. Dr. Cordell is a professor in the Department of Mathematics at Northeastern Illinois University. She will present:
"Teaching for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Committing to Identity Work to Support Minoritized Students’ Success"
Thursday, April 28
Main Campus, Alumni Hall South
The award is given annually to the tenured member of Northeastern’s faculty who best demonstrates distinguished teaching—innovation, high standards and a positive impact on students at the University. Each year, the recipient of the award gives a presentation to our Northeastern community. The presentation will be followed by a reception.