February 18, 2022 at 1:00pm

Student Panel: More than students

The term “student-athlete” is common in university settings, and these students are known for their hard work, determination and time management skills. However, at Millikin University, we have found that students across campus display the same dedication and face similar obstacles, just in different activities and pursuits. 

February 18, 2022 at 12:30pm

Decatur native balances home life and graduate nursing program

After earning a degree in healthcare administration from Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Ill., Jacob Busey soon discovered that a career behind a desk was not for him. As a student in Millikin University's Master's Entry into Nursing Practice (MENP) program, Busey is taking the next step toward a hands-on career on the front lines of healthcare.

February 18, 2022 at 12:15pm

Millikin Greek Life reaches further than the campus community

February 18, 2022 at 12:15pm

Millikin students address campus and community food insecurity

Food insecurity impacts a significant percentage of the U.S. population, including children and adults of all ages. Students from elementary school to college are vulnerable to food insecurity as well, and two organizations at Millikin University have made it their mission to address the issue and improve the lives of school-age students and Millikin students alike.

February 18, 2022 at 7:30pm

Walk It Like We Talk It makes a difference through change and action

It all began with a Millikin University student and a fellow graduate during the summer of 2020 who, during the Black Lives Matter movement, found a common interest … to better their community. That passion for improvement sparked a new organization in Decatur – Walk It Like We Talk It.

February 18, 2022 at 9:45am

How Dr. Ken Laundra's teachings incorporate learning and community-based actions

In line with Millikin University's educational mission, Dr. Ken Laundra uses real, practical experiences in his teachings to help students better understand academic materials.

February 17, 2022 at 4:00pm

Dress to Impress event helps students prepare for job interviews

In preparation for entering the job market after graduation, Millikin University students have a lot to consider. From practicing their interview skills to perfecting their resumes, the process can be intimidating. When it comes to professional interviews, however, often the most important part of a candidate's first impression is the area they are least prepared: clothing.

February 14, 2022 at 1:00pm

Big Blue earns Tournament Berth on Senior Day

The Millikin University men's basketball team defeated North Park University 66-54 on Feb. 12 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Ill. The win clinched a spot for the Big Blue in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) Tournament for the first time in program history.

Millikin improved to 13-10 overall with the win and 8-6 in conference play.

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