Alumni & Friends Articles
August 4, 2020 at 3:30pm
MBA students present business plans and consulting strategies
For many colleges and universities across the country, courses and programs were switched to distance learning formats this spring because of the COVID-19 pandemic. This change put a slight wrinkle in Millikin University's Daytime MBA Program, but it did not hold students back from virtually completing their goals this summer.
August 3, 2020 at 12:15pm
School of Nursing Educators honored for commitment to quality and innovative teaching
The Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) and the Illinois Nursing Workforce Center (INWC) Advisory Board announced the recipients of the 2020 Nurse Educator Fellowships, each of whom is awarded $10,000 to help promote excellence in nursing education.
July 24, 2020 at 1:00pm
Millikin graduate accepted into five graduate programs, lands job opportunity at State Farm
Ashlyn Hartman used every single moment to the fullest during her two years at Millikin University. From taking multiple overload semesters, playing for the volleyball team and helping coach Millikin's Men’s Volleyball, to co-founding a new campus organization and interning with State Farm; she made sure she did it all.
July 22, 2020 at 12:15pm
Millikin student artist to showcase ceramic work during residency
Millikin University's Art Department and Center for Entrepreneurship have named Margaret Luckenbill the 2020 Robert Harrison Crowder Artist-in-Residence at Blue Connection, Millikin's student-run retail art gallery.
July 20, 2020 at 1:30pm
Millikin commercial music major getting a glimpse of music industry
Music City, better known as Nashville, Tenn., is where rising Millikin University senior Aly Gabriel is spending her time this summer. The Edwardsville, Ill., native is fulfilling a goal of hers as she is getting a glimpse into the heart of the music industry.
July 17, 2020 at 10:15am
How X Games medalist Matt Wilhelm '01 inspires students to "Be Someone's Batman"
"Bullying is a complex issue. Most kids think that, in order to stop a bullying situation, you have to directly confront the bullies. However, that can backfire or make things worse. Sometimes, a smaller act can make a bigger impact. You can be a hero by sitting next to someone at lunch or including someone in your group of friends. The world, especially right now, needs more heroes."
July 16, 2020 at 8:15am
A new era at Millikin University has begun
A new era at Millikin University has begun. Dr. Patrick E. White has retired and Dr. James M. Reynolds has started his new position as Millikin's 16th President.
July 10, 2020 at 2:15pm
Biology undergrads begin independent research experiences
Millikin University students are being flexible this summer as plans for their individual research projects have seen some changes. Due to COVID-19, students were not able to start their research when they originally planned and there will be many precautions as they start this essential part of their education.
July 6, 2020 at 2:45pm
A homecoming for Millikin University's newest President
Dr. James M. Reynolds officially began his new role as Millikin University's 16th President on July 1, succeeding Dr. Patrick E. White who retired after serving as president since 2013.
Reynolds comes to Millikin after serving as president of Wilmington College in Wilmington, Ohio, a position he held since 2012 after serving as interim president from August 2011 – February 2012.