September 15, 2017 at 12:30pm

The Value of Hard Work: Alumni Spotlight Amanda Morgan '15

Before stepping on campus, Millikin University graduate Amanda Morgan '15 already knew the value of hard work. Her passion for wanting to learn and grow as a person has led to many achievements, previously as a student, and now as tech analyst/specialist for State Farm in Dallas, Texas.

August 24, 2017 at 12:30pm

Becoming the Big Blue

A long-standing tradition at Millikin University, First Week is a signature orientation program held each academic year before classes begin. First-year students are invited to campus for First Week to get acclimated to all the services provided and all the different things that can be expected on campus.

August 11, 2017 at 10:00am

Millikin EDGE program provides tools for success

Students making the transition from high school to college know the importance of starting on the right foot. To help make that seamless transition, a program at Millikin University called Excellence Developed through Growth and Experience, or EDGE, is teaching first-year students the best ways to achieve academic and personal success before classes start.  

May 19, 2017 at 10:15am

Millikin honors individuals for outstanding student leadership

Millikin University recognized student organizations, leaders and faculty at the 9th annual Student Development Leadership and Scholarship Awards Ceremony on May 3. The event honors programs and individuals that went above and beyond making the academic year a success and providing the Millikin community with visionary leadership.

May 3, 2017 at 11:45am

For one day on the Millikin campus students are given an opportunity to present a years' worth of achievements and research to the University-wide community; that day is Celebrations of Scholarship (COS).

The celebratory event, held on April 28, was a culmination of academic achievement that represented a vast array of subjects in the fine arts, sciences, business, nursing and more.

March 20, 2017 at 1:15pm

Adulting 101

Millikin University's Office of Inclusion and Student Engagement, Career Center and Alumni & Development Center hosted a brand new senior workshop in February designed to get students ready for life after Millikin called Adulting 101.

December 12, 2016 at 10:15am

Millikin graduates celebrate achievements at Winter Commencement

Kirkland Fine Arts Center was a packed venue on Sunday, Dec. 11, as families, friends and faculty celebrated the achievements of over 170 Millikin University graduates at Winter Commencement.

Graduates from Millikin's traditional undergraduate, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Business Administration and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs were honored during the ceremony.

August 12, 2016 at 2:45pm

EDGE program introduces Millikin students to college classroom

Millikin University's EDGE program (Excellence Developed through Growth and Experience) offers a unique opportunity for select first-year students to adjust to the academic demands of college. Students selected for EDGE came to campus in early August to complete an intensive course prior to the start of Millikin's First Week orientation.

June 10, 2016 at 12:15pm

Millikin Performance Learning: Jacob Hamilton '19

Millikin University student-athlete Jacob Hamilton, a sophomore chemistry major from Swansea, Ill., and a member of the Millikin Men's Tennis team, chose to attend Millikin to continue his athletic career but he also wanted to succeed academically.