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 26, 2022 at 9:45am

Millikin Board of Trustees approves construction plans for new campus facility to support student-athletes

The Millikin University Board of Trustees, on Friday, May 20, approved construction plans for a new campus facility to support student-athletes at Millikin University. Construction is scheduled to begin in 2023 once funding has been secured.

May 9, 2022 at 12:30pm

Music industry creative conference shines light on community

Millikin University's Midwest Music Expo (MmX™) is a music industry creative conference that shines the light on artists throughout Decatur (Ill.) and highlights the importance of community involvement.

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.

May 2, 2022 at 4:15pm

Millikin to welcome athletes and supporters of women's athletic teams back to campus May 13-15

Millikin University will welcome athletes and loyal supporters of women's athletic teams back to campus May 13-15, 2022, for a celebration weekend to honor 50 years of women's athletics at Millikin.

Millikin's Women in Athletics celebration will be full of events that allow the university to recognize athletes as part of a Big Blue tradition of trailblazers.

April 26, 2022 at 12:15pm

Music Industry conference shines light on creative community

Singers, musicians, producers and artists are invited to attend the 5th annual Midwest Music Expo (MmX™), returning to Millikin University on Saturday, May 7, 2022. The Midwest Music Expo will be held in the University Commons on Millikin's campus from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tickets are $20 to attend, and parking is free.

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.