July 19, 2017 at 3:30pm

Millikin University to manage new Macon County Teen Justice Program

Millikin University, in collaboration with the Macon County State's Attorney's Office and the Andreas Foundation, are pleased to announce that the new Macon County Teen Justice Program will be operated and managed by Millikin University starting August 1, 2017.

July 17, 2017 at 2:45pm

Millikin faculty prepare for Total Solar Eclipse

The total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017, is fast approaching. The event is being described as the "Great American Eclipse" as it will be visible in totality only within a band across the entire contiguous United States.

July 14, 2017 at 12:30pm

Millikin camp aims to excite students about chemistry

Chemistry is a part of our lives every day and Millikin University is working to change the stereotypes surrounding the subject by providing chemistry summer camps.

July 12, 2017 at 1:45pm

Simulations prepare Millikin nursing students for critical thinking

For the last six years, Millikin University's Summer Nursing Internship program has helped student nurses to begin to "think like a nurse." The six-week program covers various topics including ethics, communication, end of life issues, decision-making processes along with test taking skills.

July 10, 2017 at 12:15pm

Millikin student-athletes receive academic honors

Millikin University, in conjunction with the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW), announced its Jack Swartz Award Recipients and the CCIW Academic All-Conference team for the Spring season of 2017.

Millikin track and field athletes senior Emma Hoyer (Champaign, University H.S.) and senior Timothee McElroy (Mt. Zion, H.S.) were selected as the Jack Swartz winners for the Spring season. 

July 5, 2017 at 1:45pm

Learning a Technique

Korinne Frankford, a senior at Millikin University, is looking forward to the day when she'll become a pharmacist. Frankford is a chemistry major from Alton, Ill., and her previous experiences of job-shadowing pharmacists in hospital and retail settings has confirmed her passion for wanting to attend pharmacy school.

July 3, 2017 at 12:15pm

Millikin Food Innovation and Entrepreneurship course to be held in Italy

In July 2016, Millikin University partnered with National Foodworks Services to create a food innovation and entrepreneurship course offered for the spring 2017 semester. The course was also made possible through a grant from the Lumpkin Family Foundation. The course was held at National Foodworks Services in Decatur, Ill.

June 30, 2017 at 2:15pm

Students 'create change' during SMASH Camp at Millikin

Millikin University once again teamed up with Decatur Public Schools to host Students at Millikin Academic Summer Holiday, better known as SMASH Camp, from June 5 – 30.

June 29, 2017 at 10:45am

Millikin maintains its founder's traditions

Millikin University has operated under the philosophy of providing an education that combines theory with practice through a unique experience called Performance Learning. Through immersive experiences such as internships, co-teaching, running a business, presenting research to experts, and performing in front of audiences, Millikin students find new ways to live out their learning and reap the rewards of their hard work.

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