NLU and Partner Events

 TERESA GARATE, Anixter Center, Public Policy Lecture Series

Public Policy Lecture Series
February 11, 2016

This lecture features Teresa Garate, Ph.D., President and CEO of Anixter Center, who will highlight the importance of working collaboratively to ensure that people with mental illness are identified and that appropriate services are provided.

 Peace Circle Series, BlackLivesMatter

Cornerstones of Communities
March 8, 2016

Learn about the “4 CornerStones of Building Global CommUnity,” and hear stories on community building in action and restorative justice efforts from our guest expert, Stephen Jackson.

 Security Training

20 Hour Security Training
March 8-10 & 16-17, 2016

Complete this free unarmed security officer training course to receive a certificate valid in the State of Illinois.

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Crafting Policy Solutions:
From Theory to Creative Practice
March 17, 2016

Grad students from NLU's MA in Public Policy and Administration program will present their capstone policy research to a panel of policy experts. This event is open to the public.

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FAILED: What the 'Experts' Got Wrong About the Global Economy
May 10, 2016

Mark Weisbrot, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, D.C. will discuss economic and policy issues covered in his latest book.

Leadership Connections

Leadership Connections™ 2016
McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership

May 12-14, 2016

Don't miss this opportunity to build specialized early childhood leadership skills and network with peers and thought leaders.


    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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    Established in 1988 and located in one of the city's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to six classrooms, this location features a conference room, a computer lab with high-speed Internet access, an extensive research library and comfortable student lounges.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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    NLU has a proud history of serving graduate students in southeastern Wisconsin. We currently offer all Wisconsin residents online programs in non-licensure education as well as a variety of business-related degrees.

    12000 West Park Place, Suite 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
    (414) 577.2658
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