June 24, 2019 at 2:45pm

International fraternity traces roots to Millikin University

Better Men for a Better World. That is the motto for Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE), one of the largest collegiate men's social fraternities with over 270,000 members. TKE's purpose is to contribute to the advancement of society through the personal growth of its members, and service to others, and its roots can be traced to Millikin University.

May 3, 2019 at 9:45am

Millikin event showcases breadth and depth of Student Research and Creativity

It's a day when no classes are held, but it doesn't mean the learning stops.

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

April 24, 2019 at 10:45am

African Student Organization educates students on cultures and current events

Millikin University's African Student Organization (ASO) strives to connect Millikin's campus to the African heritage by educating students on different African cultures and current events.

March 14, 2019 at 9:30am

2019 Civic Discourse Week looks at "How Trauma Affects our Community: A Thoughtful Examination"

In the midst of an increasingly diverse array of perspectives, civic discourse helps demonstrate our shared responsibility to one another, our commitment to our systems and our willingness to choose to elevate the conversation.

March 11, 2019 at 11:30am

Millikin Pi Beta Phi chapter centers around philanthropy and volunteer service

Pi Beta Phi is a Women's Fraternity built on the model of servant leadership. Millikin University's chapter of Pi Beta Phi is a unique group of students who are musicians, teachers, writers, performers, entrepreneurs, athletes and mentors who focus their efforts on philanthropy and volunteer service.

February 22, 2019 at 2:15pm

Students learn painting process during art workshop

Alyssa Farmer is an artist on a mission. She hopes to one day run her own art studio in Chicago and have an opportunity to do what she recently did on Feb. 15 – teach painting classes and workshops.

February 19, 2019 at 1:45pm

Nationally-acclaimed author to speak on opioid epidemic

Former L.A. Times reporter, storyteller and nationally-acclaimed author Sam Quinones will visit Millikin University on Tuesday, March 5 at 7 p.m. to give a talk on his most recent book, "Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic."

February 14, 2019 at 11:45am

An eye-opening conversation on the "Browning of the Midwest"

Millikin University invites the local community to an eye-opening conversation with acclaimed writer Dr. Santiago Vaquera-Vásquez on Thursday, Feb. 28 at 5 p.m. in the Doug and Diane Oberhelman Center for Leadership Performance, located on the 1st floor of the University Commons on Millikin's campus. The event is free and open to the public.

January 31, 2019 at 12:15pm

Black History Month speakers include Ebony Stewart and Bryant K. Smith

Millikin University will celebrate Black History Month by hosting a series of events throughout the month of February. 

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