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NIU Political Science Professor Matt Streb on Trump’s First 100 Days and More

We always enjoy getting to spend some time with Northern Illinois University's political-science professor Matt Streb. Matt joined us on the WROK Morning Show this morning to talk Husky athletics, the nation's political pulse, and President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office.

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NIU Political Science Professor Matt Streb and Riley O’Neil Discuss the Election Results

Every Wednesday morning after the 8:30 news, I'm lucky enough to be joined by Northern Illinois University political science professor, Matt Streb, and for the last few months I've really been enjoying Matt's take on an increasingly bizarre presidential race.

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NIU’s Matt Streb Talks Politics With Riley

Every Wednesday morning after our 8:30 news, we're joined by NIU political science professor Matt Streb to cover the latest in politics and the upcoming election. This morning, Matt was in rare form, as we discussed how this year's presidential election is affecting each of us.

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26 Illinois Colleges Make Forbes List of America’s Best

You've probably noticed over the last few years that Illinois rarely makes a good showing in lists of "The Best _______ in America," but we do rank highly in many of the lists that a state would prefer not to. However, when it comes to colleges and universities, Forbes magazine says we're doing really well here in the Land of Lincoln.

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NIU Student Starts ‘Leukemia Lemon Challenge’ in Honor of Dixon Girl

A Northern Illinois University student started the social media Leukemia Lemon Challenge is in honor of a young girl Dixon girl.

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NIU Encourages Students To ‘Say Something Nice’ During Finals Week [VIDEO]

It's finals week at Northern Illinois University. The university decided its students could use some encouragement to help them power through the week.

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DeKalb: Home of the Huskies. But also the "Barbed Wire Capital of the World"
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NIU Officials Say Stadium Beer Sales a Success

More beer has meant more money and fewer arrests for Northern Illinois University.

According to the Daily Chronicle, university police Cmdr...

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Greyhound Offering Service From Chicago to DeKalb, NIU

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — A new Greyhound route means Northern Illinois University in DeKalb now has service from Chicago.

The (DeKalb) Daily Chronicle reports the new route is the only regional public transportation accessible to NIU's DeKalb campus...

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DeKalb: Home of the Huskies. But also the "Barbed Wire Capital of the World"
Jonathan Daniel, Getty Images DeKalb: Home of the Huskies. But also the "Barbed Wire Capital of the World"
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Illinois Budget Stalemate Means Work Stops on NIU Building

The consequences of a lack of a budget in Springfield are beginning to show themselves in DeKalb.

According to The Daily Chronicle, construction has stopped on a $27...

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Smoking Ban on Illinois College Campuses To Go Into Effect

An anti-smoking bill signed into law by former Gov. Pat Quinn is about to change where people light up on state-supported college campuses...

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