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."

October 21, 2019 at 1:15pm

A look back at Big Blue Homecoming moments

In case you missed it, Millikin University's 2019 Homecoming and Family Weekend festivities had nothing but great Big Blue moments. With this year's theme being "Go Big & Come Home," Millikin alumni, friends and family members came back to campus Sept. 27-29 to reconnect and share stories from the past.

December 7, 2018 at 10:15am

Millikin graduate opens French patisserie and café in northern Chicago

It's been a decade in the making, but Benjamin Levy's vision for opening his own French patisserie and café in the northern suburbs of Chicago has come to life.

September 27, 2018 at 1:15pm

Artist returns to alma mater to showcase small, still life paintings

Millikin University alumnus and artist M. Ben Cohan '06 believes that the more he paints, the more he's convinced that painting captures power beyond words. Those that recently experienced Cohan's art exhibition on Millikin's campus, titled "Smalls," could certainly say the same about his work.

September 7, 2018 at 1:15pm

Millikin graduate's artwork transforms everyday city space to vibrant scenery

If you had a chance to visit certain areas in downtown Decatur or around Millikin University's campus this summer, you might have noticed some unique murals popping up on building walls that are bringing positive energy to the central Illinois town.