April 30, 2021 at 3:45pm

Speaking with the Stars

Denny Patterson HeadshotAnswering questions instead of asking them in an interview setting takes Millikin University alumnus Denny Patterson, Class of 2013, out of his comfort zone.

January 22, 2021 at 12:45pm

Alumni Profile: Zach & Kirsten Uttich, Class of 2007

Zachary "Zach" Uttich and his wife, Kirsten Williams Uttich, both Class of 2007, have made a name for themselves as custom clothiers. Owners of Chicago's BLVDier, the Uttichs' business model has been guided by the mantra, "make it better." But how do you improve on a custom clothing experience that's existed for centuries?

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.