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Alumni & Friends Office of the President
Changing Millikin, Changing the World
Monday, February 19, 2018 - 11:30am
Changing Millikin, Changing the World Each year, when I welcome our new class of first-year, transfer and graduate students, I am careful to note that Millikin has long been a great...
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A.D. Carson painting by Angela Simone.
Alumni & Friends English
Turning the Tables
Sunday, February 18, 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
Saturday, February 17, 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
Friday, February 16, 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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Alumni & Friends Staley Library
Looking Back: The Write Stuff
Thursday, February 15, 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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Professor Mary Garrison
Alumni & Friends Behavioral Science
Playing It Forward
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 11:00am
Playing It Forward A page out of Professor Mary Garrison’s personal playbook might include the following advice on how to approach a new challenge in life: “Jump in with both feet.”...
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Joshua Miller ’18
Alumni & Friends
Acting Out
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 10:00am
Acting Out  Joshua Miller, a senior acting major and campus leader from Chicago, shares how Performance Learning is center stage in his MU experience. Why did you choose to attend...
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 Carol Redford Basso ’84 and her daughter Ana
Alumni & Friends
Continuing Anna’s Fight
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
Continuing Anna’s Fight In 2011, Carol Redford Basso ’84 and her husband, David Basso ’86, lost their daughter, Anna, to Ewing sarcoma. Out of their grief emerged a new mission: to help...
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LeeAnn Swanegan Bailey ’96
Alumni & Friends Biology
Beyond the Microscope
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 1:30pm
Beyond the Microscope Rather than peering through a microscope, cancer researcher LeeAnn Swanegan Bailey ’96 now finds herself looking at the big picture — and it’s a really big picture....
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Amy Turner ’05
Alumni & Friends Arts College of Fine Arts
The Other Side of Fear
Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 3:15pm
The Other Side of Fear Leaving your home and moving nearly 9,000 miles away to a country where you don’t know anyone or speak the language is daunting to most. But for Amy Turner ’05,...
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