December 17, 2021 at 10:15am

Millikin alum's book captures four-month travels, experiences and important lessons

During his senior year of high school in St. Joseph, Mo., Alex Bergland sustained a severe concussion and spinal injury from a diving accident. Effects from those injuries were serious enough to prevent him from attending classes for a month and caused his decline from a high-achieving student to barely reaching graduation.

December 22, 2021 at 9:15am

Celebrating 50 Years of Millikin Women Athletics

To be a student-athlete at Millikin University takes sacrifice and commitment. "Wearing the Blue" is a privilege reserved for individuals willing to do anything to represent Millikin and the Big Blue family.

January 5, 2022 at 11:00am

Millikin Nursing Alum Makes Big Impact on Little Patient

Following six-year-old Shoni Anderson's diagnosis of leukemia in February 2021, her family has seen an outpouring of support from the Decatur (Ill.) community, which has helped them find comfort and positivity amidst the challenges of their daughter's illness and treatments.

December 13, 2021 at 10:15am

Millikin honors the Class of 2021 at Winter Commencement

Families and friends gathered in Kirkland Fine Arts Center on Millikin University's campus on Dec. 12 to recognize the newest Big Blue alums from the Class of 2021 at Winter Commencement. Millikin conferred 104 baccalaureate and graduate degrees.

This year, Millikin honored traditional undergraduates and those receiving their Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees with an in-person commencement ceremony.

December 9, 2021 at 2:45pm

Students gear up for finals week during annual Cookie Party

Students, faculty and staff members at Millikin University gathered in the University Commons on the afternoon of Dec. 8 to take part in the return of a beloved holiday tradition, the annual Cookie Party.

December 2, 2021 at 10:15am

Dear Millikin Friends,

This fall, campus feels closer to normal. While we are still masked and abiding by state regulations, students and faculty are meeting more in-person and events are happening on campus. Students and faculty continue to approach their respective roles with resilience despite the apparent obstacles.

November 30, 2021 at 2:15pm

Winter Commencement to recognize traditional undergraduates and Doctor of Nursing Practice graduates

Millikin University will honor over 100 graduates from the Class of 2021 with an in-person winter commencement ceremony on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021, beginning at 2 p.m. at Kirkland Fine Arts Center. 

November 17, 2021 at 11:45am

Millikin students host soup supper fundraiser for Peacemaker Project 703

The digital media marketing curriculum at Millikin University offers a hands-on learning approach where students not only learn the core concepts of marketing, but they can build their skills through initiatives such as learning to create an integrated marketing communication campaign, designing a social media strategy or planning an event.

October 28, 2021 at 12:00pm

Millikin's most beloved holiday event returns Dec. 4-5

Millikin University's most beloved holiday event Vespers returns Dec. 4-5, 2021, at Kirkland Fine Arts Center. Performances will be held on Saturday, Dec. 4, at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and on Sunday, Dec. 5, at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. All attendees will be required to wear a mask while inside Kirkland Fine Arts Center and adhere to social distancing guidelines.

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