News & Events

The Office of Inclusion and Student Engagement provides the community with current campus happenings and upcoming events that are impactful and provides curricular support outside of the classroom. We encourage students to be informed in regards to what is happening on campus.

October 2020 Calendar of Events

Campus Happenings

If you would like to add an event that is open to all students, please submit here: and for more information regarding campus happenings please visit our office or email Derrick Sosinski.

Millikin University Empowerment Suite
Academic | Campus | Community
Millikin's new Empowerment Suite – A Resource Center
December 11, 2020, 1:15pm
"It's a comfort space, work space, business space, study space" Since opening in August 2017, the University Commons has been described as Millikin University's new front door. Located in...
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Millikin Big Blue Soup Dinner
Academic | Campus | Communication
Millikin class makes lasting impact on Big Blue Food Pantry
December 4, 2020, 1:30pm
MU students help raise funds for food pantry through grab-n-go soup dinner Sometimes understanding how to adapt to unique circumstances is the best learning outcome. That is how students...
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Millikin University Coat Drive
Campus | Community | Greek Life
Millikin organizations partner with local church for coat drive
November 12, 2020, 9:30am
Millikin student organizations work together on community service project As winter quickly approaches, it's difficult to think of anyone heading out into the cold weather without a proper...
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Risk Management Training

Risk Management training is required each semester for recognized student organizations. This 90 minute presentation addresses how to deal with difficult situations as a student organization as well as the untended harm that occurs through failing to hold members accountable. For more information please contact Molly Berry, Director of Inclusion and Student Engagement at ...

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LV Academy Experience

The Long-Vanderburg Leadership Academy’s focus is to empower students to be passionate and intentional in their journey to develop their personal, academic, social and professional skills as an undergraduate student and scholar at Millikin University. To participate in the summer leadership experience students would have to be selected for the Long-Vanderburg Scholarship Program...

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Student Involvement Fair

The Student Involvement Fair is a GREAT way to get to know the 90 student organizations at Millikin! Every organization will be given one table to display items, and an opportunity to bring along 1-3 members to the event to get to know potential members. Additionally, Decatur community members will be included in this fair.

MU Leads

A new authentic leadership series that challenges participants to explore their unique leadership style, harness their potential, and perform leadership in every facet of life. It’s about discovery and application. There is always something to learn about being a dynamic leader. MU LEADS will engage participants with powerful presenters who have learned from life experience. It’s about seeing...

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Conversation on Race

Millikin University, in conjunction with Richland Community College and Decatur Public School District 61 has provided a two-part series addressing race relations in the Decatur community. These events take place in the spring semester and are free and open to the public. 

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Emerging Greek Leadership Retreat

The Emerging Greek Leadership Retreat is a three day leadership program that provides our fraternity and sorority community with the opportunity to critically explore their own leadership experience as well as the value added in the Millikin community. To assist with delivering the message, we welcome regional/national representatives from our organizations to facilitate. For more...

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Leadership Series

The Leadership Series provides student leaders and organizations with the opportunity to explore a variety of different topics. Whether you want to learn more about budget management, group dynamics, or how to lead effectively this series is a great way to develop your skills further. For more information please contact Molly Berry, Director of Inclusion and Student Engagement at ...

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