December 17, 2018 at 1:00pm

Long-Vanderbug Scholar pursuing medical school to become international physician

Born in Mexico, Millikin University honors student Rubi Rodriguez grew up in Wauconda, Ill., after moving there when she was six years old. She has found "home" wherever she may be. The junior pre-med biology major, with minors in Spanish and psychology, has found her place in a variety of organizations and programs at Millikin.

December 13, 2018 at 12:15pm

Shields: Small Businesses must utilize Online Tools to stay relevant

When it comes to job creation, small businesses play a huge role. On Dec. 13, issues of USA Today included an insert that offered business owners solutions to overcoming possible challenges, drive growth, and to create a competitive advantage for their company and employees.

December 7, 2018 at 10:15am

Millikin graduate opens French patisserie and café in northern Chicago

It's been a decade in the making, but Benjamin Levy's vision for opening his own French patisserie and café in the northern suburbs of Chicago has come to life.

November 19, 2018 at 12:15pm

L.A. native has sights set on leading his own management company

From the palm trees of Los Angeles to the corn of the Midwest, Oscar Mejia has traveled far for his success and now he's on a path to take that success even further. With a major in business management and a minor in finance, the L.A. native plans to use his lifelong work experience in the hospitality industry to create a management company of his own.

October 15, 2018 at 1:15pm

Millikin experience helps student thrive as a leader and mentor

Anna Harmon, a senior biology and pre-occupational therapy major who's planning to get a master's in registered occupational therapy, gives Millikin University credit for helping her realize her full potential. "My biggest takeaway from Millikin is that I'm capable of so much more than I thought I was," said the Buffalo Grove, Ill., native.

September 20, 2018 at 10:30am

Job and Internship Fair attracts ambitious Millikin students

With 33 employers and a variety of companies represented, including those in accounting, health care, and nonprofit organizations, the Millikin University Fall Job and Internship Fair, held on Sept. 12, was a great opportunity for students to gather career information, learn about internships and full-time jobs, and network with employers.

August 27, 2018 at 3:30pm

Volleyball Team Captain flourishing as a student and leader

During Emily Seegmiller's senior year of high school she was looking for two aspects in a university while searching for schools to attend. First, she knew she wanted to continue her volleyball career, and two, she wanted a small school that would allow her to connect with her classmates and professors. 

August 2, 2018 at 1:45pm

Millikin i2i start-ups bring big business ideas to forefront

The third floor lobby of the University Commons at Millikin University was buzzed with excitement on the evening of July 26 as community members came together on Idea-to-Incubator's (i2i) Demo Day to hear pitches from student innovators about their business start-ups.

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