Welcome to Millikin Magazine

Millikin Magazine is produced by the Millikin University Alumni and Development Office. The mission of Millikin Magazine is to engage alumni, friends, parents and other constituents in the life of the University, to communicate the high quality of a Millikin Performance Learning education, and to reflect the University’s mission and values. Distributed to alumni and friends across the country, the magazine helps keep the lines of communication open between alums and their university home.

Chris Phillips '98
Alumni & Friends Tabor School of Business
Not Toying Around
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 2:45pm
When friends survey Chris Phillips’ extensive collection of retro toys and comic books, he loves watching their smiles as they find a toy they once had as a child. And as vice...
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Alumni & Friends College of Arts & Sciences
MU Goes Nuclear for Science Students
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 6:00pm
In partnership with Decatur Memorial Hospital (DMH) and Zevacor Molecular, Millikin will add a clinical nuclear science program beginning this fall.      Through the new...
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Alumni & Friends Music
Faculty Profile: Kevin Guarnieri
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 3:30pm
Kevin Guarnieri, new director of Millitrax Studio, hopes to use the expertise he gained during his successful studio engineering career for the benefit of Millikin students. Guarnieri was...
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Women's basketball team coaches
Alumni & Friends Athletics Spotlight
Carrying on the Big Blue Tradition
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 2:00pm
A sense of family has been a part of the women’s basketball program since it began in 1970. The late Harriett Crannell, a women’s athletics pioneer, led the program from its...
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Conner Kerrigan
Alumni & Friends Career Center Greek Life
The Ruff Crowd
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 6:30pm
An hour of a student’s time to play with a furry friend may seem inconsequential, but the benefits reaped by both animal and student are significant. Many Millikin programs and...
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Falcon Mascot
Alumni & Friends
The Big Blue What?
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 6:15pm
When the late Carl Head, professor emeritus of engineering, first referred to Millikin’s 1916 undefeated football team as “Big Blue,” he created a quandary. What type of...
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passenger pigeon
Alumni & Friends College of Arts & Sciences
For an Extinct Bird ...
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 6:00pm
Did you know that the last wild passenger pigeon now nests at Millikin? The bird’s wings were, shall we say, permanently clipped in March 1901 near Oakford, Ill., and shortly...
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Academic Alumni & Friends
JMS Program Anniversary
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 5:30pm
Did you agonize over choosing just the right topic for your JMS project as a Millikin student? You now have that in common with 40 years of MU alumni and students. This academic year marks...
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Justin Edwards
Alumni & Friends Athletics
Wrestling Returns
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 5:15pm
After an absence of seven years, wrestling is returning to the Big Blue lineup of NCAA Division III varsity program offerings for the 2015-16 academic year. The university is also exploring...
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Alumni & Friends Athletics
2014 Lindsay Medallions
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 5:00pm
Last fall, 2014 Lindsay Medallions were presented to three individuals in recognition of their impact on Big Blue athletics: former student-athletes Brittany Czaplicki ’14 and Wes...
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