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 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.

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 11, 2017 at 12:15pm

Millikin professor talks Solar Eclipse experience

The total solar eclipse will be making its way across the U.S. on Monday, Aug. 21. Many times a solar eclipse only passes over a portion of the U.S., however this time the eclipse will pass over the entire country, from the northwest to the southeast.

August 7, 2017 at 1:15pm

Millikin graduate takes next step in education career

​Millikin University alumnus Lyn Williams '04 was recently appointed to principal of Southeast High School in Springfield, Ill. Originally from Decatur, Ill., Williams studied political science at Millikin and had aspirations of becoming a lawyer, but an unlikely event in 2004 led to a career-changing decision.

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