June 4, 2021 at 11:15am

Millikin student uses fellowship to learn the ins and outs of editing

By her junior year at Millikin University, Bella Hernandez was already immersed in English writing after discovering her passion to write stories. But by the end of her junior year, a unique opportunity came knocking where she could broaden her skills as an editor.

May 19, 2021 at 10:15am

 "Today marks the beginning of your independent life."

Commencement has a very special and symbolic significance. By definition, it means initiation, inception, or a time when something begins, and for the Millikin University graduating Class of 2021, it meant taking the next step.

May 11, 2021 at 2:15pm

Donations help provide research-quality instruments

On May 6th, three Decatur-based (Ill.) oncologists visited Millikin University's Chemistry Department to see first-hand how their personal donations made an immense impact in providing research-quality instruments that will allow Millikin students to grow as scientists, researchers, and maybe even, doctors.

April 28, 2021 at 3:45pm

Millikin students plant more than 100 trees

Dr. David Horn's Conservation Biology course at Millikin University not only focuses on the earth's biological diversity, but threats to the planet's biological diversity, how threats influence populations and species, and solutions to dealing with those threats. The course includes a laboratory component which serves as an integral part of the course.

April 14, 2021 at 3:15pm

Washington Post political science blog publishes Millikin professor's research

Representative Matt Gaetz, Republican of Florida, is being investigated by the U.S. Department of Justice on whether he violated federal sex trafficking laws. The investigation was opened in the final months of President Donald J. Trump's administration under Attorney General William P. Barr.

April 9, 2021 at 1:45pm

Millikin first-year student reflects on why she stayed close to home

When deciding between Millikin University and other college options, current freshman Holli Couri '24 knew that the smaller classes and family-like atmosphere made Millikin the right fit for her. Growing up in Decatur, Ill., Couri thrived in tight-knit communities, graduating from St. Teresa high school (Decatur) in spring 2020 among a class of approximately 60 students.

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