September 18, 2020 at 11:30am

MU student and professor team up for research study on art therapy

Art therapy is a unique expression of creativity that can foster healing and well-being. Whether you are creating art or viewing other people's art, it can boost self-esteem, develop social skills, cope with stress and help explore emotions, but how effective is it?

August 14, 2020 at 9:15am

"Every piece I make is different and has a different purpose"

Courtney Zimmerman has a passion for pottery, a talent she discovered as a student at Millikin University. Her motivation to develop her craft and become her own boss has led to successful pottery business she's built online and through social media.

January 3, 2020 at 11:30am

Millikin University's Art Therapy program opens doors to teaching artistic expression

Read this story and more in the 2019-20 Winter Edition of Blue Review

For some people art is a way to de-stress after a long day, and for some, it is a way to heal during and after a traumatic experience. The Art Therapy program at Millikin University prepares its students to be able to teach all the above.

November 25, 2019 at 2:15pm

Annual event benefits local not-for-profit

"The things that we do in the community wouldn't be possible without people like you contributing your times, talents and funds to such a worthy cause," said Cindy Jackson, operations manager of The Good Samaritan Inn, as she addressed a crowd-filled banquet room in the University Commons on the evening of Nov. 22 on Millikin University's campus.

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