January 27, 2023 at 11:30am

DECATUR – As the winter weather and snow has taken hold across Central Illinois, some Millikin international students are getting their first experience with frigid temperatures and frozen precipitation.

For senior Finance Major and international student Kentina Ishimwe, she will always remember arriving in Decatur from Burundi, a country in East Africa, in January more than three years ago.

October 20, 2022 at 11:45am



Alumni return to campus to reconnect and celebrate Big Blue


Buildings across Millikin’s campus featured a surplus of excited visitors and blue decorations as the University celebrated their 2022 Homecoming weekend from October 7-9. 

October 5, 2022 at 3:00pm

Millikin University is pleased to announce the seven newest members of the Millikin Athletic Hall of Fame. The 2022 class will be inducted during an Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Sunday, Oct. 9, during Millikin’s 2022 Homecoming Celebration.

The inductees include:

October 5, 2022 at 2:30pm

Millikin University is pleased to announce the five recipients of the 2022 Alumni Awards, along with the recipient of the 2022 Faculty/Staff Recognition Award. The recipients will be honored at an awards dinner held Friday, Oct. 7, during Millikin’s Homecoming Celebration.

The awardees include:

October 4, 2022 at 10:00am

Public Observation Nights at Millikin University will take place in the Requarth Observatory, on the roof of the Leighty-Tabor Science Center, every clear Wednesday evening from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. until November 2 (weather permitting). Public Observation Nights are free and open to the public. Over the past 15 years, these observation nights have educated and entertained thousands of people on Millikin's campus and in the surrounding Decatur community.

September 13, 2022 at 4:00pm

Kirkland Fine Arts Center and the Millikin College of Fine Arts announce the hiring of  LJ Pemberton, MFA (Columbia University), as the new Marketing and Patron Relations Manager. In her new role she will be creating digital and print marketing for the Kirkland Fine Arts Center, as well as coordinating social media for the College of Fine Arts and its various schools.