Alumni & Friends Campus Community Office of the President Office of the Provost Staley Library
Millikin University reveals plans for new University Commons
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 11:45am
With less than four months remaining in Millikin University's $85 million "Transform MU" capital campaign (TMU), university officials unveiled architectural renderings of the new University...
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Julie Witty-Miller ’06
Alumni & Friends Greek Life Tabor School of Business
Great Scot!
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 3:30pm
Over a weekend each June, a field in Itasca, Ill., transforms into a curious tent city. Bagpipers bray at the entrance. Children, clacking wooden swords, run among the legs of kilted Scots...
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Catie Huggins ’04
Alumni & Friends College of Fine Arts Music
Scaling the Ivory Tower
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 3:15pm
Scaling the Ivory Tower When Catie Huggins ’04 of Chicago originally came to Millikin, her interest was in musical theatre, but it wasn’t long before she discovered opera. In MU’s opera...
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Chris Phillips '98
Alumni & Friends Tabor School of Business
Not Toying Around
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 2:45pm
When friends survey Chris Phillips’ extensive collection of retro toys and comic books, he loves watching their smiles as they find a toy they once had as a child. And as vice...
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Alumni & Friends College of Arts & Sciences
MU Goes Nuclear for Science Students
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 6:00pm
In partnership with Decatur Memorial Hospital (DMH) and Zevacor Molecular, Millikin will add a clinical nuclear science program beginning this fall.      Through the new...
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Alumni & Friends Music
Faculty Profile: Kevin Guarnieri
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 3:30pm
Kevin Guarnieri, new director of Millitrax Studio, hopes to use the expertise he gained during his successful studio engineering career for the benefit of Millikin students. Guarnieri was...
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Women's basketball team coaches
Alumni & Friends Athletics Spotlight
Carrying on the Big Blue Tradition
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 2:00pm
A sense of family has been a part of the women’s basketball program since it began in 1970. The late Harriett Crannell, a women’s athletics pioneer, led the program from its inception until...
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Conner Kerrigan
Alumni & Friends Career Center Greek Life
The Ruff Crowd
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 6:30pm
An hour of a student’s time to play with a furry friend may seem inconsequential, but the benefits reaped by both animal and student are significant. Many Millikin programs and...
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Falcon Mascot
Alumni & Friends
The Big Blue What?
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 6:15pm
When the late Carl Head, professor emeritus of engineering, first referred to Millikin’s 1916 undefeated football team as “Big Blue,” he created a quandary. What type of creature could...
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passenger pigeon
Alumni & Friends College of Arts & Sciences
For an Extinct Bird ...
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 6:00pm
Did you know that the last wild passenger pigeon now nests at Millikin? The bird’s wings were, shall we say, permanently clipped in March 1901 near Oakford, Ill., and shortly thereafter,...
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