Inclusion & Student Engagement Articles
October 16, 2017 at 11:45am
Millikin International Festival opens door to world cultures
International students on Millikin University's campus were given the opportunity to share their culture and represent their country during Millikin's annual International Festival. The campus community had the opportunity to discover world cultures and hear from people of other nations.
September 15, 2017 at 12:30pm
The Value of Hard Work: Alumni Spotlight Amanda Morgan '15
Before stepping on campus, Millikin University graduate Amanda Morgan '15 already knew the value of hard work. Her passion for wanting to learn and grow as a person has led to many achievements, previously as a student, and now as tech analyst/specialist for State Farm in Dallas, Texas.
September 5, 2017 at 1:30pm
Millikin 2017 Homecoming Celebration set for Oct. 6-8
Millikin University will celebrate Homecoming 2017 with a full week of activities culminating the weekend of Oct. 6-8, 2017, when hundreds of alumni and friends return to campus. A full calendar of Homecoming events is available at millikin.edu/homecoming.
August 24, 2017 at 12:30pm
Becoming the Big Blue
A long-standing tradition at Millikin University, First Week is a signature orientation program held each academic year before classes begin. First-year students are invited to campus for First Week to get acclimated to all the services provided and all the different things that can be expected on campus.
August 21, 2017 at 2:15pm
Millikin students engage in service during Day of Action
One of the highlights of First Week orientation at Millikin University is the annual Day of Action. Day of Action is Millikin's opportunity to give back to the Decatur, Ill., community by sending students into the neighborhoods for service opportunities.
August 16, 2017 at 11:45am
New Millikin students take first step with Move-In Day
The start of the 2017-2018 academic year at Millikin University began with Move-In Day for first-year students on Aug. 15. Several returning students at Millikin helped the first-year students get moved in and acclimated to the campus environment.
July 28, 2017 at 12:15pm
Millikin welcomes newest cohort of Long-Vanderburg Scholars
Millikin University welcomed its newest cohort of Long-Vanderburg (LV) scholars to campus for a five-day leadership academy July 19-23. During the academy, 16 scholars from various parts of the country worked together on projects that enhanced their academic and personal growth.
May 19, 2017 at 10:15am
Millikin honors individuals for outstanding student leadership
Millikin University recognized student organizations, leaders and faculty at the 9th annual Student Development Leadership and Scholarship Awards Ceremony on May 3. The event honors programs and individuals that went above and beyond making the academic year a success and providing the Millikin community with visionary leadership.
May 5, 2017 at 10:15am
Academic achievements celebrated at Millikin Honors Convocation
Students and faculty members were honored for their excellence in teaching and learning during the 2017 Distinguished Faculty Lecture and Honors Convocation on April 27. The event is a time when the Millikin community comes together to celebrate earnest scholarship, dedicated inquiry and Performance Learning.
April 13, 2017 at 1:45pm
Millikin, local community partner to Knock Cancer out of the Park
In a collaborative effort to "Knock Cancer out of the Park," the Millikin University campus community and the Big Blue softball team worked together to raise proceeds for Come Together Let's Walk to serve the Decatur and Macon County area in the fight against cancer.