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.

August 25, 2017 at 1:30pm

Science Entrepreneurship Speaker Series focuses on job creation

The Millikin University Institute for Science Entrepreneurship (ISE), a signature program of Millikin's Center for Entrepreneurship, is pleased to announce its speaker series for the fall 2017 semester. This fall, all presentations will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the new University Commons on Millikin's campus. Presentations are free and open to the public, and no tickets or reservations are required. 

August 18, 2017 at 3:15pm

Blue Brew nears opening date

Millikin University student-run coffee shop Blue Brew is expected to open its doors in Sept. 2017. The shop will be housed in the Hickory Point Bank & Trust building, located at 225 N. Water St. in downtown Decatur, Ill. 

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 7, 2017 at 3:15pm

Student-run business to be food innovation and entrepreneurship laboratory

Blue Brew, a Millikin University student-run coffee shop, is set to open its doors in August 2017. The shop will be housed in the Hickory Point Bank & Trust building, located at 225 N. Water St. in downtown Decatur, Ill.  

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 6, 2017 at 12:30pm

Millikin Wire: Madison Ciaccio

Madison Ciaccio, a senior art therapy major from Mahomet, Ill., is the 2017 Robert Harrison Crowder Artist-in-Residence at Blue Connection, Millikin's student-run retail art gallery. She is currently studying painting and drawing, and works under the guidance of Professor Lyle Salmi, chair of the Art Department at Millikin. Ciaccio will showcase her artwork at Blue Connection from May 22 – June 30.

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