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Millikin University - Decatur, IL
John Charles Hessler 

1919-1920 (acting), 1934-1944

John Charles Hessler

Notable events during this administration:

  • Unconditional accreditation by North Central Association and National Association of Schools of Music
  • "Big Blue" becomes the official name of Millikin athletic teams
  • Millikin helps establish the Illinois College Conference for athletics
  • Assembly Hall is renamed Albert Taylor Hall
  • Decatur College offers preflight training to Army Air Corps cadets
 
 
Millikin University - Decatur, IL
 
Millikin University - Decatur, IL
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