April 28, 2017 at 10:15am

Millikin University's Spring 2017 Commencement ceremonies for all graduating students will be held on the weekend of May 20-21, 2017.

Millikin's traditional ceremony for students will be on Sunday, May 21 at 2 p.m. at the Decatur Civic Center. The commencement ceremony will be available for live stream viewing at millikin.edu/graduation.

April 19, 2017 at 11:30am

During the week of April 24, Millikin Alumni email accounts will be migrated to Microsoft Office 365 (O365). Your current millikin.edu email address will remain the same, and any existing email in your millikin.edu account will be moved into your new mailbox. Please take one final look at your MU mailbox and purge your old or unwanted emails in preparation for this change.

April 19, 2017 at 11:30am

Brian JustisonBrian Justison, professor of music and coordinator of percussion studies, has been named the new director of the Millikin University School of Music. Justison will begin his new position in June 2017. Justison replaces Dr.

April 10, 2017 at 2:45pm

Millikin University MBA student Trevor May '16 recently played an important role during the Parents in Leadership for Us (PLUS) campaign that centered on candidates for the Decatur Public School Board: Beth Creighton, Beth Nolan and Kendall Briscoe.

May is currently the Dennis Millikin Partnership Liaison and oversees the partnership by coordinating and promoting service opportunities at Dennis School to the Millikin University community.

April 7, 2017 at 10:15am

​Millikin University's Hollis Prize is the highest award that may be received by a student instrumentalist or vocalist within the School of Music. The 15th annual Hollis Prize was awarded on Saturday, April 1, following a recital in Kaeuper Hall, Perkinson Music Center, on Millikin's campus. The concert featured performances from Millikin University's top three music performing students.

April 3, 2017 at 10:15am

For several years, the faculty, students and leadership of Millikin have nurtured a dream to create a much-needed, new Center for the nationally recognized School of Theatre and Dance. The time to dream is over.

March 27, 2017 at 12:45pm

The Millikin University softball team opened its new home, the Workman Family Softball Field, in impressive fashion by sweeping MacMurray College in a doubleheader on March 26 in Decatur, Ill., in front of a standing-room only crowd.

March 21, 2017 at 11:15am

Annie McKeeMillikin University is pleased to welcome bestselling business book author Annie McKee for the 2017 Thomas W. Ewing Lecture on Tuesday, April 11, at 7:30 p.m. in Albert Taylor Theatre inside Shilling Hall on Millikin's campus.

March 20, 2017 at 1:15pm

Millikin University's Office of Inclusion and Student Engagement, Career Center and Alumni & Development Center hosted a brand new senior workshop in February designed to get students ready for life after Millikin called Adulting 101.

Molly Berry, director of Inclusion and Student Engagement, said the idea for Adulting 101 came from a series offered to seniors at her college. The series was also shaped by the need to address the fear of graduating and becoming an adult.

March 17, 2017 at 10:30am
From transfer student, to business student, to teacher; Malcolm Branch's journey is not your average success story, but a lesson on taking chances and finding your niche.

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