The NIUkulele Ensemble made its debut performance at a Hawaiian lunch at Ellingtons on Nov. 7. Pictured from left: Sophia Varcados, Tom Kapraun, Scott Bellis, Jake Henert and Taylor Atkins. The ensemble is directed by Eric Schroeder and meets on Monday evenings. Spring rehearsals begin Jan. 28. For information about becoming a member, call 815-753-1450 or see www.csa.niu.edu.