Northern Illinois University announces the awarding of graduate and undergraduate degrees at the conclusion of its spring session, Friday, May 13, 2016 and Saturday, May 14, 2016. These students have enjoyed the best of both worlds: the resources and breadth of a large university with the culture and mindset of a smaller college.
Myles Hendricks of Nashville, graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and Engineering Technology
Chartered in 1895, NIU first opened its doors as the Northern Illinois State Normal School in 1899 as a teachers college. The university has grown since into a world-class, research-focused public institution that attracts students from across Illinois, the country and the world.