May 23, 2018 at 12:30pm

MU student to work with nuclear pharmacists at Decatur Memorial Hospital

Millikin University physics and mathematics double major Marshall Youngblood has been named the recipient of the Summer 2018 Clinical Nuclear Science Fellowship at Decatur Memorial Hospital (DMH).

May 21, 2018 at 1:30pm

Class of 2018 told to be confident in abilities and embrace challenges

More than 300 new Millikin University graduates were honored during Millikin's 114th Commencement Ceremony held May 20 at the Decatur Civic Center. Millikin's Class of 2018 received more than just diplomas during the ceremony; the new graduates received advice from speakers on embracing challenges and being confident in your abilities.

May 15, 2018 at 1:30pm

Project Wildbird puts Millikin on bird feeding research map

Since 2005, Millikin University has been making a name for itself with its wild bird feeding research. It all started with a previous study called Project Wildbird, a scientific study of the effects of backyard feeders on birds' health and well-being. Project Wildbird was a three-year, $1 million study on bird seed and bird feeder preferences across the United States and Canada.

May 4, 2018 at 11:45am

Millikin faculty honored for teaching excellence and leadership

Towards the end of every academic year, Millikin University hosts the annual Distinguished Faculty Lecture and Honors Convocation. This year's event, hosted on April 26, served as an opportunity for the Millikin community to come together and celebrate the remarkable work of students and faculty from 2017-2018.

April 19, 2018 at 10:15am

MU students learn how to take samples from wild animals

Students from Millikin University's physiological ecology course visited the Illinois Raptor Center in Decatur, Ill., on April 17 to learn how to take samples from wild animals and use the information to assess their health. The course is taught by Dr. Travis Wilcoxen, associate professor and chair of the Biology Department at Millikin.

April 17, 2018 at 12:45pm

Millikin Tri Beta Chapter receives Outstanding Chapter Award

Students of Millikin University's Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society presented their research at the North Central-1 District Convention of Tri Beta at St. Xavier University on April 7. The convention featured six oral presentations and 29 posters for a total of 35 presentations from students representing eight institutions.

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