July 5, 2017 at 1:45pm

Learning a Technique

Korinne Frankford, a senior at Millikin University, is looking forward to the day when she'll become a pharmacist. Frankford is a chemistry major from Alton, Ill., and her previous experiences of job-shadowing pharmacists in hospital and retail settings has confirmed her passion for wanting to attend pharmacy school.

June 30, 2017 at 2:15pm

Students 'create change' during SMASH Camp at Millikin

Millikin University once again teamed up with Decatur Public Schools to host Students at Millikin Academic Summer Holiday, better known as SMASH Camp, from June 5 – 30.

June 21, 2017 at 10:30am

Millikin Wire: Rob Hickey

Working a full-time job and attending school full time is no small task, but Millikin University political science major Rob Hickey has found a way to make it work.

June 13, 2017 at 1:15pm

Millikin University wins top honors in beautification contest

Millikin University received top honors in the 2017 "Let's Keep Decatur Bee-utiful" contest. Millikin won 1st place in the "Large Business" category and earned the "Lowe's Best In Show Award."

June 12, 2017 at 2:30pm

Chemistry students learn food science at Millikin

Millikin University hosted its annual Chemistry Camp for high school students June 5-9. Students engaged in hands-on research and prepared scholarship-ready science projects as part of the camp. This year's theme was food science as the students participated in lab and kitchen research on the Millikin campus.

June 6, 2017 at 12:30pm

Millikin Wire: Madison Ciaccio

Madison Ciaccio, a senior art therapy major from Mahomet, Ill., is the 2017 Robert Harrison Crowder Artist-in-Residence at Blue Connection, Millikin's student-run retail art gallery. She is currently studying painting and drawing, and works under the guidance of Professor Lyle Salmi, chair of the Art Department at Millikin. Ciaccio will showcase her artwork at Blue Connection from May 22 – June 30.

May 31, 2017 at 2:15pm

Millikin partners with institutions to honor top innovative students in Illinois

In recognition of high school students whose ideas and accomplishments are inspirational, Millikin University, Illinois State University and Pontiac Township High School are partnering to present the 3rd annual Celebrating High School Innovators Competition (CHSI).

May 18, 2017 at 12:30pm

MBA students work with Caterpillar using Six Sigma

Teams of Millikin University master of business administration (MBA) students conducted their final gate reviews, using Six Sigma, at Caterpillar Inc.'s Decatur facility on May 17.

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