Welcome to Millikin Magazine

Millikin Magazine is produced by the Millikin University Alumni and Development Office. The mission of Millikin Magazine is to engage alumni, friends, parents and other constituents in the life of the University, to communicate the high quality of a Millikin Performance Learning education, and to reflect the University’s mission and values. Distributed to alumni and friends across the country, the magazine helps keep the lines of communication open between alums and their university home.

Alumni & Friends Staley Library
Looking Back: The Write Stuff
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 1:45pm
Looking Back: The Write Stuff From campus-related concerns such as parking, food, housing and academics, to issues of national and international importance, Millikin students advocating...
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A.D. Carson painting by Angela Simone.
Alumni & Friends English
Turning the Tables
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 1:30pm
Turning the Tables There’s a line in Dr. A.D. Carson’s song, “Letter Home,” that says, “being Black ain’t never been the thing to be.” Carson doesn’t sugarcoat what it means to be Black....
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Shakespeare Corrected performance.
Alumni & Friends Theatre & Dance
All the World’s a Stage
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 1:00pm
All the World’s a Stage Seven years ago, Alex Miller, associate professor of theatre and dance, founded Shakespeare Corrected (SC), working with the Decatur Correctional Center (DCC) to...
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Dr. Laura Dean
Alumni & Friends History & Political Science
Ask the Expert
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 12:30pm
Ask the Expert Dr. Laura A. Dean is an assistant professor of political science and the Williams Professor in Global Studies at Millikin. As a researcher and advocate for more than a...
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Roberto and Luis Hernandez, both ’02
Alumni & Friends College of Professional Studies
Brothers Win Big by Losing Together
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 4:30pm
Brothers Win Big by Losing Together During Homecoming, 2002 grads Roberto and Luis Hernandez stopped by campus to share their weight-loss journeys on NBC’s “The Biggest Loser.” ...
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Karla Wessels ’07
Alumni & Friends Exercise Science & Sport
Gold Standard
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 4:30pm
Gold Standard Last September, Karla Wessels ’07 traveled to Rio de Janeiro to serve as athletic trainer for the U.S. women’s wheelchair basketball team at the  2016 Paralympic...
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The Good, The Bad and The Yellow
Alumni & Friends English
The Good, The Bad and The Yellow
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 4:30pm
The Good, The Bad and The Yellow Jeremy Coulter ’00 owns a collection of more than 3,900 films and views more than 400 titles per year. He applies this passion for film to writing film...
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Looking Back: A glimpse of MU history
Alumni & Friends International
International Treasure
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 4:15pm
International Treasure At this past fall’s opening convocation, colorful flags filled Kirkland Fine Arts Center as Millikin’s 52 international students processed onto the stage to...
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Whitley Sapp
Alumni & Friends Physics
Cold Facts
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 4:15pm
Cold Facts Whitley Sapp, a sophomore physics major from Decatur, was one of only six students to receive an Institute for Science Entrepreneurship (ISE) undergraduate fellowship last...
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Robert “Bob” Givens ’66
Alumni & Friends College of Arts & Sciences
Living His Type of Life
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 4:15pm
Living His Type of Life The year was 1986. Robert “Bob” Givens ’66 was asked to head up an experimental company working on a new and revolutionary concept: scalable type. The company’s...
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