October 10, 2019 at 10:00am

From pumpkin patches to zip lining, check out these family-friendly options

When it comes to enjoying Illinois during the fall season, you have a multitude of family-friendly options. From famous pumpkin patches, wine trails, zip lining and more, discover which fall activity is best for you with our article below. Enjoy!

October 9, 2019 at 10:15am

Millikin community comes together to support local food drive

The 18th annual WSOY Community Food Drive was held in Decatur, Ill., on Oct. 4, and Millikin University was once again among the many contributors who helped the Decatur community surpass its goal by raising 1.69 million pounds of food.

September 16, 2019 at 1:15pm

Millikin Homecoming and Family Weekend 2019 set for Sept. 27-29

Are you ready to Go Big & Come Home? Join Millikin University alumni, families and friends and display your Big Blue pride at Homecoming and Family Weekend 2019, Sept. 27-29. Millikin will host a full week of activities leading up to the weekend when hundreds of alumni and friends return to Millikin's campus.

September 9, 2019 at 1:00pm

Peer mentor finds his calling in nursing

If you ever see someone around campus dancing at the most random times, throwing the "OK" sign around too many times to count, or making some great beats and pretending to play the drums - you most likely have met Millikin University junior nursing major Marcus Hayes.

The Joliet, Ill., native is well-known for his high energy, contagious smile and dedication to his passions and studies.

September 5, 2019 at 10:15am

App designed to provide fast, reliable mobile experience for users to find Millikin content

Want to learn more about upcoming events on Millikin University's campus? Dining options or the latest Millikin news? This fall semester, Millikin University has launched its first mobile app called "MU2go," an app that provides quick access to content for students, faculty, families and friends who interact with the Big Blue community.

September 3, 2019 at 1:15pm

Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Newman Catholic team up to host community kickoff

"Eat mor chikin."

Millikin University students did exactly that at the Faith Community Kickoff hosted by Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) and Newman Catholic on Thursday, Aug. 29, on the Miller Quad. The two organizations came together to provide Millikin students with a night full of fun, music, and yes, Chick-fil-A.

August 26, 2019 at 2:15pm

First-year students finish Welcome Week giving back to the community

Sophomore Holly Bender is a First-Year Experience Mentor at Millikin University and she understands the importance of New Student Welcome Week, especially Day of Action, when Millikin gives back to the local community by sending new students into the neighborhoods for service opportunities.

August 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

From finding creative storage space to Big Blue gear

It's always an exciting time when new students and upperclassmen return to campus for the start of a new academic year, and it's no different at Millikin University. Members of the Class of 2023 moved into residence halls on Monday, Aug. 20 and Tuesday, Aug. 21 as upperclassmen helped the new residents get settled in.

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