Student, faculty astronomers host Public Observation Nights at Requarth Observatory
Alternative Spring Break
Some Millikin University students spent their spring break volunteering for service projects throughout the Decatur community. The projects were part of Millikin's Alternative Spring Break, organized through Millikin's Career Center and AmeriCorps VISTA.
Millikin students spent the day on Tuesday, March 22, working on the Dennis-Millikin Community Garden to help clean up the prairie grass ecosystem.
Dennis-Millikin project-based learning continues to thrive
Millikin University's partnership with Dennis Lab School is thriving this academic year with several project-based learning opportunities for Dennis students as well as increased collaborative learning opportunities for Millikin undergraduates.
WJMU wins first Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Award
Millikin University's student-run radio station 89.5 WJMU The Quad received its first Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) Award at the 76th annual IBS Conference held March 4-6 in New York.
Building the Best Imagination of Millikin
There are many opportunities for students at Millikin University to develop leadership skills both in and outside the classroom. Millikin faculty members explored how leadership can build the best imagination of Millikin during the institution's annual Interdisciplinary Faculty Conference (MIFC) on March 4. Faculty also discussed the best leadership practices across campus in teaching, scholarship and service.
Women's History Month celebration at Millikin includes leadership panel
Millikin University will host a number of events throughout March to celebrate Women's History Month.
Guest Conductor, Young Artists lead MDSO concert
The Millikin-Decatur Symphony Orchestra (MDSO) will continue its 2015-16 performance season on Saturday, March 5, at 7:30 p.m. in Kirkland Fine Arts Center.
Creating an Industry
Millikin University's Institute for Science Entrepreneurship, a signature program of Millikin's Center for Entrepreneurship, will continue its 2015-16 Speaker Series on Thursday, Feb. 25, with keynote speakers Pete Paulin, CEO, and Prescott Paulin, international research consultant, of 300 Below Inc.
Percussion Ensemble 'Synergy' performance explores music and sports
Millikin University's Chamber Percussion Ensembles will present its annual Synergy Concert on Sunday, Feb. 21, at 4 p.m. in Kirkland Fine Arts Center; admission is free.