February 7, 2018 at 3:15pm

Digital Art Therapy

A self-proclaimed “girl of many passions,” Stephanie Pezzelle Gagnon graduated from MU in 2008 with a BFA in photography and design. Her artwork includes fine-art photography inspired by some of those passions, including mental health awareness.

“I've worked through anxiety and depression issues a lot over the years,” says Gagnon. “I’m a big believer in fighting the stigma and misunderstanding of mental illness by talking about it.”

February 10, 2018 at 3:15pm

The Other Side of Fear

Leaving your home and moving nearly 9,000 miles away to a country where you don’t know anyone or speak the language is daunting to most. But for Amy Turner ’05, moving to Cambodia to work with Hope for Justice, a global organization that fights human trafficking and slavery, was years in the making and a lifelong passion realized.

February 9, 2018 at 9:45am

Concert to celebrate a century of futuristic, mechanical music for percussion

Kirkland Fine Arts Center and the Millikin University School of Music will present the Percussion Ensembles' Synergy concert on Sunday, Feb. 18, at 4 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. 

February 2, 2018 at 9:45am

Millikin's New Musicals Workshop elevates collaboration

Collaboration is the hallmark of Millikin University's New Musicals Workshop immersion course. For more than a decade, students and faculty have had the opportunity to team up with professional writing teams to develop new musicals intended for commercial production.