September 20, 2017 at 10:30am

Idea-to-Incubator competition awards top business startup

Turning a good business idea into a reality can be a difficult task, but Millikin University's Center for Entrepreneurship is helping students, faculty and alums make that task a bit easier through its Idea-to-Incubator Pitch Competition.

September 13, 2017 at 1:30pm

President White talks changes on campus

Millikin University President Dr. Patrick White was a recent guest on the Sept. 2017 edition of The Brinkoetter Show, discussing his last four years as President and sharing his thoughts on the recent changes on campus, including the University Commons.

September 12, 2017 at 12:45pm

Millikin ranked among "Best Value Schools" in the Midwest

U.S. News & World Report has once again recognized Millikin University as one of the leading institutions in the country. U.S. News & World Report's 2018 "Best Colleges" guidebook, released Sept. 12, ranks Millikin No. 11 in the "Best Regional Colleges in the Midwest" category. Millikin was also ranked among the "Best Value Schools" in the Midwest.

September 11, 2017 at 2:30pm

Millikin enrollment increase draws on Decatur, international students

Freshman enrollment numbers are up at Millikin University for the 2017-2018 academic year. Millikin welcomed 474 first-year students to campus for the fall 2017 semester, an increase of 26 freshman students.

Among the first-year students is Decatur, Ill., native Haley Vemmer, a mathematics-actuarial science major, who was the 2017 valedictorian at St. Teresa High School.

September 11, 2017 at 11:30am

Millikin enrollment numbers up for second consecutive year

For the second consecutive year, Millikin University has seen measurable growth in freshman enrollment numbers. This August, Millikin welcomed 474 first-year students to campus for the start of the fall 2017 semester, an increase of 26 freshman students.

September 8, 2017 at 12:30pm

Big Blue Backpacks program impacts local community in first year

Big Blue Backpacks, a Millikin University student-run organization seeking to make a positive impact in the Decatur, Ill., community and the lives of children and families, began its second year of providing nourishment and wellness to students in need at Dennis Lab School on Sept. 8, 2017.

September 7, 2017 at 2:30pm

Millikin University ranked among top universities by Washington Monthly

The Washington Monthly named Millikin University to its annual "Best Bang for the Buck - Midwest" list as part of its 2017 College Guide and Rankings. Washington Monthly ranked Millikin University No. 24 of 364 colleges and universities in the Midwest.

September 6, 2017 at 12:15pm

Millikin University to host Congress to Campus

Millikin University students and central Illinois area residents will have the unique opportunity to learn from two retired members of the United States House of Representatives during a Congress to Campus event on Thursday, Sept. 21, on Millikin's campus. The Campus Congress Program is provided by The United States Association of Former Members of Congress.

September 1, 2017 at 10:30am

Pro-Bot Programming

Computer programming may be an intimidating skill to learn. It's a process of creating a set of instructions to tell a computer how to perform a task. The Information Systems (IS) program in Millikin University's Tabor School of Business is helping lower the barrier of programming by offering a dual credit course called Programming Fundamentals.

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