May 15, 2020 at 2:30pm

How one moment changed everything for a Millikin student

The world has been turned upside down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In response, faculty and staff at Millikin University have brought classes to online and distant learning modes, students have adapted and continued learning in new ways, all working to keep Millikin's Performance Learning mission going.

April 10, 2020 at 1:45pm

Millikin student-run radio station receives record number of IBS nominations

Millikin University student-run radio station 89.5 WJMU The Quad received a Golden Microphone Trophy at the 80th Annual Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) International Media Conference held March 6-8, 2020, in New York City.

February 11, 2020 at 11:45am

WJMU nominated for eight national awards

There are many questions surrounding the long-term health of the radio industry, particularly terrestrial radio. However, the industry continues to defy expectations as it remains a medium that reaches a wide audience; 271 Americans to be exact according to Nielsen's Audio Today report.

September 23, 2019 at 11:45am

Constitution Day panel features members of local media

The term "fake news" is something that has become widely used over the last four years and has generated many discussions about disinformation in conjunction with mainstream journalism. Millikin University's Department of History and Political Science brought this topic to the forefront as part of its annual Constitution Day event on Sept. 17.

July 22, 2019 at 12:45pm

Millikin professor and student team up to test communication theory with Greek community

Transitioning from high school to college can be difficult for students as they leave behind their families and begin a new chapter of personal development. As first-year students become adjusted to campus life and academics, it's important for them to develop friendships to gain the social support they need in a new environment.  

July 2, 2019 at 10:00am

How a local Millikin student and an international student formed a lasting friendship

Madeline Bethard, a senior communications major from Decatur, Ill., transferred from Richland Community College prior to the start of her junior year. At first, she was having a difficult time adjusting to her transfer. Bethard was excited to meet new people and get to know the students at Millikin, but was concerned she wouldn't find new friendships right away.

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