Center for Southeast Asian Studies


The U.S. education department awarded NIU’s Center for Southeast Asian Studies more than $2 million. The two grants are for program language and culture study and research over the next four years.

This is the fifth time the program has received funding since 1997.

Media Services / Northern Illinois University

Northern Illinois University hosted royalty Wednesday morning. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn received an honorary doctorate from NIU for her work promoting science and education.