Housed on the fifth and sixth floors of the Leighty-Tabor Science Center on Millikin University's campus, the Requarth Observatory was built in 2000 and is the largest publicly available telescope in Illinois. All three 300 lb. support sections that hold the 20" (.5 meter) telescope were carried up six flights of stairs by hand.
Millikin welcomes New York Times Best-Selling Author J.D. Vance
Tabor School of Business inducts first members of Delta Mu Delta Chapter
The Xi Sigma chapter of Delta Mu Delta (DMD) International Honor Society in Business was installed at Millikin University during a ceremony held on Feb. 23 in Lower Richards Treat University Center on Millikin's campus.
Civic Discourse Week to feature speakers A.D. Carson '04 and Nic Stone
In the midst of an increasingly diverse array of perspectives, civic discourse helps demonstrate our shared responsibility to one another, our commitment to our systems and our willingness to choose to elevate the conversation.
Women's History Month celebrated at Millikin
In recognition of Women's History Month, Millikin University will host several events throughout the month of March that cover a number of topics and issues.
Millikin startup BluSolar featured in Chicago Inno
BluSolar, a Millikin University student-led startup, recently placed runner-up at the Cleantech University Prize (UP) Pitch Competition in early February. The event was held at the Polsky Center for Innovation at the University of Chicago. BluSolar was one of eight innovative university-based cleantech companies in the Midwest competing for a chance to win $50,000.
Millikin student newspaper wins four ICPA Awards
Millikin University's student-run newspaper, the Decaturian, won four awards at the Illinois College Press Association (ICPA) annual convention, held Feb. 17-18 in Chicago.
The Decaturian staff received honorable mention for General Excellence in the division for non-dailies with a circulation of less than 4,000.
Millikin Institute for Science Entrepreneurship receives $10,000 contribution from 300 Below, Inc.
Millikin appears on new ranking of 25 Best Colleges in Illinois for 2017
Millikin University has been recognized by College Choice in its new ranking of the "25 Best Colleges in Illinois" for 2017.