May 8, 2017 at 12:30pm

Millikin art students pay tribute to professor's brother

Students in Professor Lyle Salmi's Painting course at Millikin University study various concepts and techniques that are used in painting. The course emphasizes the development of skills and knowledge necessary to form a personal approach to expression through the medium of painting.

May 5, 2017 at 10:15am

Academic achievements celebrated at Millikin Honors Convocation

Students and faculty members were honored for their excellence in teaching and learning during the 2017 Distinguished Faculty Lecture and Honors Convocation on April 27. The event is a time when the Millikin community comes together to celebrate earnest scholarship, dedicated inquiry and Performance Learning.  

May 3, 2017 at 11:45am

For one day on the Millikin campus students are given an opportunity to present a years' worth of achievements and research to the University-wide community; that day is Celebrations of Scholarship (COS).

The celebratory event, held on April 28, was a culmination of academic achievement that represented a vast array of subjects in the fine arts, sciences, business, nursing and more.

May 2, 2017 at 11:30am

Millikin Vocal Jazz Ensemble wins DownBeat Magazine Student Music Award

OneVoice, the flagship ensemble of the vocal jazz program at Millikin University's School of Music, received a 2017 DownBeat Magazine Student Music Award for "Outstanding Performance for an Undergraduate College." The award will be cited in DownBeat Magazine's June 2017 issue.  

This is the 5th time OneVoice has received a DownBeat Magazine Student Music Award.

April 28, 2017 at 10:15am

Millikin Spring Commencement ceremonies set for May 20-21

Millikin University's Spring 2017 Commencement ceremonies for all graduating students will be held on the weekend of May 20-21, 2017.

Millikin's traditional ceremony for students will be on Sunday, May 21 at 2 p.m. at the Decatur Civic Center. The commencement ceremony will be available for live stream viewing at

April 27, 2017 at 1:30pm

'Heathers: The Musical' makes its way to Millikin

Millikin School of Theatre and Dance

"Heathers: The Musical" is coming to Millikin University. Students will perform the dark comedy Thursday, May 4 through Sunday, May 7 at Shilling Hall's Albert Taylor Theatre.

April 21, 2017 at 10:15am

Students to showcase academic achievements at Celebrations of Scholarship

The outstanding academic work of Millikin University students will be showcased at Millikin's 2017 Celebrations of Scholarship (COS) on Friday, April 28. A full day of student presentations will be held from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. throughout Millikin's campus.