Millikin unites with local high school to help Houston classroom
Hurricane Harvey affected a great number of people in Texas, including a number of schools that lost classrooms, facilities and supplies.
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.
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.
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.
Patrick Kinas '92, the Voice of the Durham Bulls
Millikin faculty, students lead solar eclipse viewing events
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.
Five Millikin professors named Coleman Foundation Faculty Entrepreneurship Fellows
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.