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NIU Rockford Club

NIU Rockford Club

The College of Business NIU Rockford Club (formerly Rockford Area Alumni Club), officially established Fall 1998, was formed to fill a need of alumni in the Rockford area to connect with NIU College of Business.

For more information about the NIU Rockford Club please contact the College of Business Advancement Office at businessalumni@niu.edu.

Rockford Club Mission

  • To support the programs and interests of NIU and the College of Business
  • To support and advance the field of business
  • To enhance the image of and support NIU and the College of Business in the Rockford area
  • To provide mutually beneficial networking for the members

Rockford Club Benefits

  • Opportunities for learning over the course of your lifetime, through programs and seminars sponsored by the club.
  • Opportunities to connect and network with other alumni, faculty and students of the College of Business.
  • Opportunities to give through the David & Diane Graf Rockford Endowed Scholarship and other events.

Rockford Club Events

September 17, 2014

CONNECT NIU Rockford Reception & Celebration
NIU Rockford Campus
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Photos to come

October 4, 2014

College of Business Open House & Tours
Barsema Hall
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
To register, click here >

October 11, 2014

Homecoming: NIU vs. Central Michigan
Alumni Village, DeKalb
Kickoff 4:00 p.m.
Join us pregame! Click here to register >

November 7, 2014

Becoming an Authentic Leader Workshop
NIU Hoffman Estates
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
For more information and to register, click here >

November 20, 2014

Distinguished Donor Event
1st Division Museum
Cantigny Park, Wheaton 6:00 p.m.
Open to College of Business Distinguished Donors

Board of Directors

  • Charles Allton
  • Chuck Blomgren
  • Rena Cotsones
  • Kelly Davit
  • Lynn Gibson
  • Michelle Gorham
  • Ellen Granneman
  • Paul Green
  • David Hoffert
  • Jim Hansberry
  • Tom Jackowski
  • Robert Jonas
  • Andrew Kobischka
  • Gregory Lee
  • Rod Leezer
  • Robert Rothkopf
  • Jeff Wallem