Millikin student-run newspaper honored for general excellence
Millikin University's student-run newspaper, the Decaturian, garnered several awards at the annual Illinois College Press Association (ICPA) conference, held March 18-20 in Chicago.
Stargazing to take place on roof of Leighty-Tabor Science Center
Public Observation Nights at Millikin University's Requarth Observatory are returning each Wednesday for spring 2022 beginning on Wednesday, April 13, 2022, from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. (weather permitting). Public Observation Nights are free and open to the public.
Local Makerspace and Millikin Center for Entrepreneurship partner up to teach product development
How can students conquer procrastination? How can a strip of fabric organize cables and style hair? How can a person get all the peanut butter out of a jar without mess or waste? These are the types of problems being solved by Millikin University's Tabor School of Business students in the Innovation Lab class taught by Dr. Jane Hua, assistant professor of entrepreneurship.
Millikin students earn 2nd, 3rd place honors at mathematics contest
For the first time in two years, the Illinois Section of the Mathematical Association of America (ISMAA) held its annual meeting in person as 50 mathematicians and undergraduates from around the state converged on Millikin University's campus on March 25-26.
Millikin opening its doors to Lincoln College students
Millikin University is opening its doors to Lincoln College students who have been affected by the recent closure of the institution announced on March 30, 2022. Millikin is prepared to assist Lincoln College students with articulated academic programs and financial aid during this time of transition.
How Millikin senior Anne Longman has made her mark on campus
Millikin University senior Anne Longman, an arts technology major from Lake Forest, Ill., had a strong connection to Millikin long before her college search began. As the fifth member of her family to attend MU, Longman has made her mark on campus through her involvement in multiple organizations in addition to being a member of the Big Blue track & field team.
Community of scholars honored for academic excellence and service
Millikin University's chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi (PKP) inducted a total of 24 new members on March 22, 2022.
The faculty and staff initiates include:
Stacey Hubbard, dean of admission and financial aid
Dr. Kyle Knust, associate professor of chemistry
Jessa Wilcoxen, associate professor and chair of arts technology and administration
Millikin student-run radio station recognized at 82nd Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Conference
Millikin University student-run radio station 89.5 WJMU The Quad was recognized at the 82nd Annual Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) Media Conference held virtually March 1-5, 2022.
Millikin Cheerleading team to compete in NCA College Cheer Nationals April 6-10
The Millikin University Cheerleading team will be appearing on the national stage by competing in the 2022 National Cheerleading Association's (NCA) College Cheer Nationals on April 6-10 in Daytona Beach, Fla. The group of 20 cheerleaders will be representing Millikin for the first time at the NCA College Cheer Nationals competing in the Division III Coed division.