July 10, 2018 at 1:45pm

Art therapy major spending summer as Blue Connection Artist-in-Residence

Millikin University art therapy major Brooke Brasile is spending her summer furthering her education on new art concepts and techniques as part of a residency she is doing at Blue Connection, Millikin's student-run retail art gallery.

July 6, 2018 at 11:00am

Dove Inc. program to work with Decatur neighborhoods

Decatur-based nonprofit organization Dove Inc. restarted a community services program in June 2018 that works closely with local neighborhood groups and connects residents with social services.

The nonprofit organization's board decided to bring back the program to keep a strong connection with the community and neighborhood groups, each of which have individual needs.

June 20, 2018 at 9:45am

Millikin faculty weigh in on early childhood education funding

Illinois school districts will receive close to $395 million in additional funding from the recently approved state budget. Among the increase in funding, early childhood education is set to receive $50 million, with money up by $200 million since 2015.

The increased funding in early childhood education means that school districts have more positions to fill but not enough qualified candidates to fill them.

June 13, 2018 at 1:30pm

Ranking identifies the best colleges for employment in each state

Millikin University has been named the top college in Illinois for helping students land a job after graduation according to Zippia, a career advice website dedicated to helping recent college graduates with their career choices.

June 12, 2018 at 2:15pm

Artist working to beautify Decatur

Decatur, Ill., native and 2014 Millikin University alumnus Eric Weatherford is helping make his hometown more beautiful by painting murals on different buildings around town.

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