July 6, 2021 at 1:30pm

Blue Review All Access

By definition, a lobbyist helps influence public opinion and the opinions of legislators as well as creating political support for certain initiatives. Millikin University graduate Nash Oldenettel is determined to take his career in this particular direction.

April 14, 2021 at 3:15pm

Washington Post political science blog publishes Millikin professor's research

Representative Matt Gaetz, Republican of Florida, is being investigated by the U.S. Department of Justice on whether he violated federal sex trafficking laws. The investigation was opened in the final months of President Donald J. Trump's administration under Attorney General William P. Barr.

November 9, 2020 at 3:45pm

Millikin campus community reflects on 2020 election results 

On Saturday, Nov. 7, Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden was projected to become the 46th President of the United States after his victory was called by all major news networks. The news of Biden's victory sparked celebration in cities across the country, most notably in areas such as New York, Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia.

September 30, 2020 at 1:00pm

Amber Lusvardi offers insight into election season 2020

The first presidential debate between President Trump and Joe Biden took place on Sept. 29. The 90-minute back-and-forth event covered topics such as the coronavirus pandemic, the economy, the Supreme Court, race, climate change and election integrity. 

For each topic, the candidates each had two minutes to answer an introductory question, followed by an open discussion.

September 28, 2020 at 10:30am

Long-Vanderburg Scholar Oluwafunke Odufuwa receives Gilman Scholarship to study abroad in 2021

Millikin University is pleased to announce that Long-Vanderburg Scholar Oluwafunke Odufuwa, a senior political science major with Spanish and pre-law minors from Chicago, has been selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship from the U.S. Department of State to study abroad in spring 2021.