St. Louis Big Blue Connections Welcome Reception

St. Louis

May 1, 2017, 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Connect with the Big Blue family!  

Join us for a welcome reception, connecting future MU students with the Big Blue family! Meet President Patrick White and his wife, Chris, as well as staff members from the offices of Admission, Athletics, Student Development and Alumni & Development. Enjoy complimentary appetizers, learn about exciting things happening at Millikin, and meet alumni, prospective students, parents and friends in the St. Louis area with a Big Blue connection.

Monday, May 1, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Welcome remarks at 7 p.m.
Missouri Athletic Club, Crystal Room
405 Washington Ave., St. Louis
Business attire preferred.
Parking for this event is available for $2 in the garage.

There is no cost to attend, but registration is required by Monday, April 24.

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True Blue Scholarship Challenge

True Blue Scholarship Challenge, May 4

May 4, 2017 (All day)

Save the date, May 4, 2017! Details coming soon!

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Alumni & Friends Trip to Spain


May 22, 2017, 12:00pm to June 2, 2017, 12:00pm

This May 22–June1, Millikin alumni, friends and members of MU’s internationally recognized University Choir will enjoy the timeless beauty of Spain. The 10-day adventure includes panoramic sightseeing trips, excursions to historic cathedrals and residences and several performances by the UChoir in historic locations throughout the country.

Registration is now closed. For information about other alumni travel opportunities, contact Interim Senior Director of Engagement Alyse Knust at or call 877.JMU.ALUM.

Big Blue Bourbon Tour

Big Blue Bourbon Tour, Aug. 4-6

August 4, 2017, 2:00pm to August 6, 2017, 12:00pm

Mark your calendar for a weekend getaway on the Bourbon Trail, Friday, Aug. 4, through Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017. Enjoy downtown accommodations at the Louisville SpringHill Suites and these great attractions:

Cost includes Louisville-area transportation provided by Mint Julep Tours & Transportation, admission to all distilleries and museums, two-night hotel accommodations with continental breakfast, welcome dinner and a $25 charitable contribution to the Millikin Fund for Student Scholarships. Cost per person:

  • $250 – local residents; no room needed
  • $400 – double room
  • $550 – single room

Reserve your spot with a $100 deposit by Friday, May 26.

Questions? Contact Erika Brewer, associate director of alumni engagement, at or 217.424.6383.

If needed, transportation from Millikin may be available at an additional cost. Guests will be responsible for arriving at the Louisville SpringHill Suites prior to departure for optional Muhammad Ali Center tour time of 2 p.m.

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