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Come learn with us! The College of Arts and Sciences offers undergraduate majors and minors and master’s degrees in over 60 fields of intellectual inquiry, scientific research, creative expression, and social engagement.

Incorporating diverse ideas, the College enriches your learning environment by offering you abundant opportunities for intellectual discovery. Through scientific, social, and cultural awareness, you can develop your own view of the world. You'll get to work with and learn from professors who are outstanding in their fields and passionate about teaching. We support student-faculty research, peer-led team learning, internships, and community-based fieldwork.

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A career path to smile about

If you ask Wanda Nguyen about her career plans, she does not hesitate with her answer: She will graduate from Northeastern Illinois University, attend dental school and eventually become an orthodontist, she says. And then she smiles. Read more

Event Spotlight


3rd Annual Law School Alumni Panel

Law School Alumni PanelTuesday, November 1, 2016
Location: Main Campus
Golden Eagles Room
Time: 5:45 to 8:00 p.m.

A meet and greet with area experts, along with refreshments and hors d'oeuvres will be available starting at 5:45 p.m. The panel discussion with alumni speakers will begin at 6:30 p.m.

The event is free and open to the NEIU community.

Area expertise from NEIU alumni on –

  • Preparation and readiness for law school
  • Transition into the field of law
  • Employment strategies
  • Current trends and advice for those pursuing law and legal careers

Special guests include:

  • Alexandra Martinez, Esq. | Associate attorney at Anderson & Boback Family Law, panelist
  • Ana Alvarado | 2016 graduate of Southern Illinois School of Law, panelist (DACA Recipient)
  • Melissa Reardon-Henry, J.D.| Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel for Northeastern Illinois University, panelist
  • Sir M.V. Williams, J.D.| Director of Admissions for the University of Wisconsin Law School, panelist
  • Marcellus Moore, J.D.| Managing Partner of Alliance Law Group, P.C. and NEIU Foundation Board member, moderator

This is an event you will not want to miss!

For more information, please contact Max Caviness, president of the Pre-Law Society ( or Jessica Mueller, associate director of Alumni Relations (

Event co-sponsored by: NEIU College of Business-Student Advisory Council and NEIU Alumni Association

4th Annual Genocide Research Symposium,
“Human Rights and Genocide in Africa and the Diaspora.”

4th Annual Genocide Research SymposiumTuesday, November 1, 2016 
\Location: Main Campus, Alumni Hall
9:00am - 5:30pm 

Researcher and expert in African Genocide, Kurt Mills, will speak at 12:15 pm. Activist Obang Metho will speak at 4:15 pm.

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Free and open to the public.

Co-Sponsored by Office of the Provost, College of Arts & Sciences, Social Work, African & African-American Studies, Justice Studies, English and TESOL.







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