Hall of Fame Backyard BBQ

Tickets are on sale for the Hall of Fame Induction on July 21st! We will honor brothers and former Lights Football players Kyle and Marc Samson. Join us for a fun, family-friendly BBQ featuring live music from Blind Luck, games, raffles, and a cash bar!

Tickets are limited! Buy yours today!

Kyle Samson, ’08

Marc Samson, ’08


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Learn about endowments and how they give back to Northern perpetually, or read Dr. Darlene Sellers’ reflection on her career at Northern! There’s also updates from our students, faculty, and staff, a list of new memorial scholarships, and a calendar of our upcoming summer and fall events!

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