Back to Class Presentation

Back to Class Faculty Lecture Series

April 10, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Are you ready to head Back to Class? 

The Millikin Alumni Association and Office of the Provost are proud to offer Back to Class, a free lecture series featuring Millikin faculty discussing interesting and timely topics. Designed to engage both MU alumni and the Decatur community, these presentations promise to deliver informative, fun and lively conversation. 

This year’s series features faculty members who have made an impact on their community. Join us for our final presentation of the 2018-19 year featuring Dr. Michael Hartsock, associate professor of philosophy and director of the honors program, as he discusses the National Ethics Bowl.

Wednesday, April 10, Noon-1 p.m.
Oberhelman Center for Leadership Performance, University Commons
No RSVP required. An $8 buffet lunch is available in the University Commons Student Dining, or feel free to bring your own. We encourage those purchasing their lunch in Student Dining to arrive by 11:30 a.m. 

Not able to make it back to campus? No problem! Join us virtually.

Questions? Contact the Alumni & Development Office at or 217.424.6383. See you in class! 

Millikin Night at Macon Speedway

Millikin Night at Macon Speedway, April 13

April 13, 2019, 5:00pm

Start your engines for Millikin Night at Macon Speedway! Join current students, faculty and staff to experience an exciting evening of dirt track car racing and Big Blue family fun! 

Saturday, April 13
Macon Speedway
205 N. Wiles St., Macon, Ill.

  • 5 p.m., Gates open
  • 7 p.m., Racing begins

Big Blue alumni, family and friends can purchase discounted $8 tickets online before 5 p.m., Monday, April 8. Tickets will be available race night at the ticket window under your last name. Current MU students receive one free admission with Millikin ID. Please note: the venue has grass parking, is cash only (no ATM on site), and coolers are not permitted. Learn more →

We look forward to seeing you on Millikin night for a full-throttle experience with our Big Blue community! Don’t forget to sport your Millikin blue! 

Questions? Contact the Alumni & Development Office at 217.424.6383 or

RSVP Today →

2019 Big Blue Club Golf Outing

Big Blue Club Golf Outing, May 10

May 10, 2019, 11:30am

Join us for a great day of golf, fellowship and fun as we support the Big Blue Club and Millikin student-athletes! All proceeds go to the Big Blue Club to help support MU athletics.

Friday, May 10
South Side Country Club, Decatur
11:30 a.m. Check-in/Lunch
1 p.m. Shotgun Start
$600 per team ($150 per individual)

Registration includes:

  • Green fees for a team of four
  • Lunch
  • Dinner/awards following tournament
  • Snacks
  • Prizes
  • Millikin hat
  • $50 per individual charitable gift to the Big Blue athletic program of your choice

Visit the Big Blue Club Golf Outing Facebook page for the latest updates and more.

Alumni, friends and businesses: Help support Millikin athletics and show your Big Blue pride! Be a part of the action and sponsor a hole and/or Millikin legend (coach/athlete/alum/MU supporter) for $200. For more information, contact Director of Golf Sam Osborne ’10 at 217.521.0779 or Head Men’s Soccer Coach Chad Jones ’93 at 217.855.6577.

Register today →