Click here to go back to the home page Click on this link to view the screenreader friendly and text only version of this website

2018 Spring Connection (Wheeling)

The daytime schedule has the following activities planned at the NLU Wheeling location:

8:30–9:00am • First Floor, Library
Breakfast (all faculty and staff)

9:00–10:30am • First Floor, Public Forum Room + ZOOM
Faculty Association Meeting (all faculty — full time faculty and adjunct council)

10:30am–12:30pm • First Floor, Public Forum Room + ZOOM
Pathways Meeting (Pathways faculty and staff)

10:30am–12:30pm • Rooms 327, 329, 343, 344 and 349 + ZOOM
Affinity Groups (all faculty)

This year the affinity groups will focus on building faculty collaboration. The session will be broken into two one hour increments. During the first hour previously identified collaborative groups will discuss how they came together, how they structure their work and what innovations are emerging. The second hour will be reserved for faculty to meet with each other and work on ongoing collaborations or discuss emerging shared interests.

Please note, if your group would like to reserve space for the second hour of this time, please send the request to

10:30am–12:30pm • Room 310 + ZOOM
Staff Professional Development (all staff)

1:00–2:30pm • Outside Tent and Public Forum Room
Lunch, Yard Games, Music (all faculty and staff)




Save the Date — Fall Connection 2018 (Sept. 5-6)


    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
    Info » | Directions »

    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
    Info » | Directions »

    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
    Info » | Directions »

    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
    Info » | Directions »

    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
    Info » | Directions »

    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
    Info » | Directions »