Big Blue Softball wins first regional championship in Millikin history
The Millikin University softball program made history on May 15 following a win over Alma College in the championship round of the 2022 NCAA Division III Decatur (Ill.) Regional. With the win, the Big Blue advanced to the Super Regionals marking the first time the program has reached the regional championship. Millikin's previous best finish was 2-2 in 1994, eliminated from the tournament by Alma.
Millikin theatre students land roles through nationwide social media casting call
Soon-to-be Millikin University theatre graduates Andrew Tufano and Steven Klenk have landed a "dream come true" opportunity as both have been cast in the upcoming "Emojiland" national tour that is set to begin June 3-5, 2022, in Columbus, Ohio.
"Being appointed to the Illinois Supreme Court is the honor of a lifetime."
Millikin to celebrate Class of 2022 with Commencement Ceremonies on May 22
Millikin University will celebrate the Class of 2022 with two in-person commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 22, at Kirkland Fine Arts Center on Millikin's campus. Undergraduate and graduate degree programs will be honored during the ceremonies.
Music industry creative conference shines light on community
Millikin University's Midwest Music Expo (MmX™) is a music industry creative conference that shines the light on artists throughout Decatur (Ill.) and highlights the importance of community involvement.
James Millikin Scholar earns prestigious honor
Millikin University senior, Angela Arnold, an international business major with minors in music and French, has been named a recipient of the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Turkish Program through the U.S. Department of State making her the first student at Millikin to receive the prestigious honor.
"We're trying to get an opportunity to interact with the community, let the community voices be heard."
Millikin University and the Salvation Army teamed up to host part three of its 2022 Decatur Peace Summit Series on May 4 at the Salvation Army Community Center in Decatur, Ill.
Titled, "Where are we now?" community leaders during the event came together to brainstorm ways to support local teens and break the cycle of violence.
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Millikin to host 2022 CCIW Championships May 5-7
The Millikin University softball team earned the title of outright 2022 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCIW) champions on May 2 following a sweep of Carthage College at the Workman Family Softball Field. Finishing the regular season with a 13-3 conference record, Millikin has earned the right to host the 2022 CCIW Championships on May 5-7.