May 25, 2022 at 10:45am

Campers to engage in chemistry experiments and explore common techniques used by chemists, biochemists

Millikin University will host a hands-on learning Chemistry and Biochemistry Camp for junior high and high school students from Monday, July 25 to Thursday, July 28, 2022. The camp will run 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. each day in the Leighty-Tabor Science Center on Millikin University's campus. 

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.

April 29, 2022 at 5:00pm

Millikin's Celebrations of Scholarship highlights academic excellence

Each spring, students from across Millikin University present the results of their research, scholarship and creativity through the university's annual Celebrations of Scholarship. Throughout the event, students showcase their scholarly and artistic accomplishments with new audiences, giving every member of the campus community an opportunity to share in the celebration of their achievements.

April 25, 2022 at 2:30pm

Millikin professor studies lead poisoning in birds of prey

America's bald eagle population has soared back after the species nearly went extinct several decades ago. But these birds of prey are being threatened once again. Bird flu has killed dozens of bald eagles this year and new research indicates that lead poisoning is also killing the birds.

April 18, 2022 at 10:00am

Dr. Danielle Alesi to serve as scholar at Newberry Library's NEH Summer Institute

Dr. Danielle Alesi, assistant professor of history at Millikin University, has been named a Scholar-in-Residence at the prestigious Newberry Library in Chicago, Ill., where she will serve as a scholar this summer for the Newberry Library's National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Institute, "Mapping the Early Modern World."

April 11, 2022 at 1:45pm

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. 

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