The Week Ahead (February 11-17)

SIGP Applications Open

Monday, February 11

Each year, Northwestern Career Advancement’s Summer Internship Grant Program offers financial support to students who may otherwise be unable to participate in unpaid internships or summer programs. Last year, a record number of more than 400 students received grants of $3,000 to participate in unpaid summer experiences. Students who have secured or are actively seeking summer opportunities can apply beginning Monday, February 11, and applications close April 4.  

More information and application assistance can be found here.

Valentine’s Day on Insta Stories

February, February 14

What better way to let someone know you're interested than through a witty Instagram DM? This Valentine's Day, use Norris Center’s interactive Instagram stories to send your valentine a sweet message! In the meantime, give Norris a follow and keep an eye out for special Valentine’s Day content.

Panel on Native Activism and Art in Chicago

Friday, February 15 from 6:30-8 p.m.

3401 W. Ainslie St., Chicago

The American Indian Center of Chicago, the Center for Native American and Indigenous Research, and Multicultural and Student Affairs will be hosting Kiara Vigil and Laura Furlan for a panel in the city. The two authors will be speaking about Native activism and Native spaces in the city of Chicago. Students who wish to take a bus to Chicago should RSVP. Dinner will be served.

Celebrasia 2019: Year of the Pig

Saturday, February 16 from 7-10 p.m.

Cahn Auditorium

The lunar new year may have passed this week, but student group celebrations are not yet completely over! On Saturday, the Chinese Student Association (CSA) and Taiwanese American Students Club (TASC) will put on Celebrasia, their annual celebration and one of Northwestern’s biggest cultural shows. Show and headliner updates are on Facebook, and tickets are available through the Norris Box Office.

Other Events:

Tuesday, February 12

Wednesday, February 13

Thursday, February 14

Friday, February 15

Saturday, February 16