August 14, 2018 at 12:15pm

Tips for making sure the only blues you get, are the Millikin Big Blues

The start of the academic year is underway and many first-year students are getting started with their Big Blue experience.

To help us learn a little more about how to best engage in the Millikin community, we caught up with Molly Berry, director of the Office of Inclusion and Student Engagement, who provided some great transition tips.

 

August 10, 2018 at 11:45am

Millikin's newest LV Scholars embrace diversity

To be a Long-Vanderburg Scholar at Millikin University means being able to grow as a diverse leader through action and service says Maya Van Lysebettens, a senior human services major from Chicago.

July 25, 2018 at 1:15pm

Recent gift moves Nick Fund to official endowed fund status within Millikin

Millikin University student Sophia Schwalbach was only four years old when her brother, Nick, tragically lost his life to a  fraternity house fire on Millikin's campus. And although Sophia and her family will never recover from Nick's loss, she has managed to turn tragedy into a life-saving mission statement.

May 31, 2018 at 1:45pm

Millikin graduates share their Big Blue experience

From their favorite moment to their favorite restaurant, we caught up with five graduates from the Millikin University Class of 2018 who shared thoughts on their Big Blue experience and why Millikin holds a special place in their hearts.

May 8, 2018 at 1:45pm

Millikin student continues initiative in memory of brother

Millikin University student Sophia Schwalbach has started a new chapter in helping increase awareness about fire safety on campus. The junior communication major from Decatur, Ill., hosted the 2nd annual "Nick Drive" in the Doug and Diane Oberhelman Center for Leadership Performance, located in the University Commons, on May 7.  

April 23, 2018 at 11:45am

Millikin student aspires to become registered nurse in Chicago

Millikin University nursing major Brian David has been gaining real-world nursing experience since the moment he stepped on campus his freshman year. While this instantaneous interaction might fear some first-year students, it only solidified David's decision to become a registered nurse (RN).

April 19, 2018 at 11:45am

"Black Panther" actors/stunt doubles perform demonstrations at Millikin

Millikin University welcomed Marvel's "Black Panther" actors and stunt doubles Kortney T. Manns and Janeshia Adams-Ginyard to campus on April 18 for a special demonstration of stunts from films they have worked on, including "Black Panther."

April 16, 2018 at 12:30pm

Opportunities guide future Millikin graduate on career path

The best four years of Lexi Leggs' life, she says, have been her years at Millikin University. The Oak Forest, Ill., native has a passion for vocal education and leadership, and praises Millikin for giving her ample opportunities to prepare for her future career path.

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