May 13, 2020 at 4:45pm

Millikin Magazine All Access

Our newest issue of Millikin Magazine serves as a retrospective of all that President Patrick E. White and his wife, Chris, have done to strengthen our beloved University as we continue to move boldly into the future.

To see more articles, like the one below, from the spring 2020 issue of Millikin Magazine visit

May 12, 2020 at 3:30pm

Caitlyn Garrity '19 talks research study on women+ in theatre industry

When it comes to the theatre industry, the fields of design, production and technical theatre are the most male-dominated disciplines, with exception to costuming. Why is this? As an undergraduate at Millikin University, Caitlyn Garrity '19 conducted a two-year research study to find the answers.  

May 11, 2020 at 2:30pm

Bailey Coffman is making an impact on the court and softball diamond

Before she enrolled at Millikin University, sophomore Bailey Coffman was faced with a difficult decision. Would she play on the women's basketball team or the softball team? Why not both.

May 8, 2020 at 1:45pm

Students present research utilizing digital technology

Millikin University's Celebrations of Scholarship is the culmination of the academic year. It's an all-day event that puts the outstanding achievements of students from all majors front and center for the entire campus community to witness. The event is a forum that not only recognizes the results of Performance Learning, it honors personal success.

May 7, 2020 at 2:30pm

"Their investment helps to deliver top notch student performances and innovative teachings"

Millikin University has received a generous gift of $100,000 from Dr. Paul and Shirley Stanley to support Millikin's new Center for Theatre & Dance. In addition to the $100,000 contribution, the Stanleys also made a $50,000 contribution toward the project during Millikin's "Transform MU" capital campaign.

May 6, 2020 at 2:45pm

Millikin students gain invaluable experience with research study

Each year, the results of the Point-in-Time (PIT) survey and Housing Inventory Count (HIC) are collected to provide data on people in communities who are experiencing homelessness, including both sheltered and unsheltered populations. The data helps social service agencies and the federal government track local needs.

May 5, 2020 at 3:30pm

Virtual Celebration to honor Millikin Class of 2020

Millikin University will stream a virtual graduate celebration for spring 2020 graduates on Sunday, May 17.

Millikin President Dr. Patrick E. White will preside over the celebration, which will be streamed on the University's Facebook page beginning at 2 p.m. CST.

April 29, 2020 at 3:15pm

Millikin University spotlighted on podcast

Millikin University was recently featured on a podcast presented by's Byers & Co. that highlights local businesses in the central Illinois community.

Millikin President Dr. Patrick E. White was the featured guest as he spoke on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic including Millikin's decision to push back its deposit deadline, virtual admission visits and how the university is adapting to online learning.

April 27, 2020 at 2:15pm

How Millikin students are adapting to online learning

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought forth a challenging and rapidly changing time for Millikin University and higher education institutions across the country.

Certainly no one expected the world to stop halfway through the spring 2020 semester, but the response from the Big Blue community has been positive and uplifting as students and faculty have helped one another adapt to distance learning.