College of Professional Studies Articles
August 3, 2020 at 12:15pm
School of Nursing Educators honored for commitment to quality and innovative teaching
The Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) and the Illinois Nursing Workforce Center (INWC) Advisory Board announced the recipients of the 2020 Nurse Educator Fellowships, each of whom is awarded $10,000 to help promote excellence in nursing education.
July 24, 2020 at 1:00pm
Millikin graduate accepted into five graduate programs, lands job opportunity at State Farm
Ashlyn Hartman used every single moment to the fullest during her two years at Millikin University. From taking multiple overload semesters, playing for the volleyball team and helping coach Millikin's Men’s Volleyball, to co-founding a new campus organization and interning with State Farm; she made sure she did it all.
May 14, 2020 at 12:30pm
Millikin student-athlete qualifies for Academic All-American consideration
Millikin University senior Kalli Farmer, of Columbia, Ill., was named to the 2020 CoSIDA Academic All-District® Softball Team for NCAA District 7 on May 14.
April 23, 2020 at 1:45pm
"We are all banding together"
During a typical workday, Alyssa Voegele serves as a certified athletic trainer for Decatur Memorial Hospital's (DMH) Sports Medicine program, providing services for the Sullivan-Okaw Valley High School District.
April 22, 2020 at 2:30pm
Millikin nursing graduate travels to New York City to help fight pandemic
Audrey Krajec left a lasting mark on the Millikin University Women's Volleyball team before graduating in 2015 with her degree in nursing.
March 31, 2020 at 2:30pm
Nathan Marshall '20 leaves lasting impact
With the COVID-19 crisis bringing an early end to the careers of Millikin student-athletes, the Millikin Sports Information staff is using this opportunity to highlight several Big Blue seniors. While you will not find his name in any boxes scores, senior athletic training major Nathan Marshall of Oreana, Ill., has definitely left his mark on Millikin athletics.
March 26, 2020 at 2:30pm
Millikin academic departments donate supplies to Decatur-area hospitals
In light of the shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Millikin University Chemistry and Biology Departments as well as the School of Nursing donated supplies to HSHS St. Mary's Hospital and Decatur Memorial Hospital (DMH) in Decatur, Ill., on Wednesday, March 25.
February 27, 2020 at 2:45pm
Future teachers interview with superintendents and principals
The more you prepare, the more confident you will feel during a job interview; and the best way to prep for that all-important interview is practicing and reviewing any potential questions that might come your way.
December 26, 2019 at 1:45pm
Dr. Lindsey appointed dean following extensive, national search
Dr. Pam Lindsey has been appointed dean of the College of Professional Studies (CPS) at Millikin University, effective July 1, 2020. Dr. Lindsey has served as interim dean of the College of Professional Studies since Aug. 1, 2019, succeeding Dr. Deborah Slayton who served as dean from 2010 until her retirement on July 31, 2019.
December 5, 2019 at 2:15pm
Dennis Lab students explore the affects of physical activity
The successful ongoing partnership between Dennis Lab School and Millikin University has made a positive impact throughout the wider Decatur, Ill., community. The partnership is designed to create a university-affiliated lab school that enhances 21st century project-based, real-world learning for Dennis students and provides increased teacher training opportunities for Millikin education students.