May 16, 2022 at 11:30am

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.

May 13, 2022 at 2:15pm

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.

May 9, 2022 at 12:30pm

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.

May 6, 2022 at 11:00am

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.

May 5, 2022 at 2:30pm

"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.

May 3, 2022 at 2:15pm

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.

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