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Millikin's Center for International Education hosts 10th annual International Thanksgiving Dinner
Over 40 international students at Millikin University were treated to a tradition Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 16 at the Center for International Education (CIE) in the University Commons.
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony marks beginning of Millikin student-run venture
Millikin University's student-run coffee shop Blue Brew officially opened its doors to the community on Nov. 15 during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its Hickory Point Bank Building location in downtown Decatur, Ill.
Blue Brew is positioned as a food innovation and entrepreneurship laboratory where students run the shop as a course under the facilitation of a faculty member.
Millikin named among Top 20 Best Small College Deals in Illinois
Millikin University is once again ranked among the nation's best colleges and universities by Forbes in its 10th annual Top Colleges in America ranking. Millikin is one of 25 colleges from Illinois to make Forbes' national ranking of 650 institutions.
Center for Theatre and Dance plans to open in fall 2020
Millikin delivers over 5,000 pounds of food for WSOY Community Food Drive
WSOY's 16th Annual Community Food Drive to help stock local food pantries was held on Oct. 6 at the Airport Plaza Kroger in Decatur, Ill. Last year, over 1.4 million pounds of food was collected and over 7.8 million pounds of food has been collected over the last 15 years.
Millikin ranked among "Best Value Schools" in the Midwest
U.S. News & World Report has once again recognized Millikin University as one of the leading institutions in the country. U.S. News & World Report's 2018 "Best Colleges" guidebook, released Sept. 12, ranks Millikin No. 11 in the "Best Regional Colleges in the Midwest" category. Millikin was also ranked among the "Best Value Schools" in the Midwest.
Millikin enrollment numbers up for second consecutive year
For the second consecutive year, Millikin University has seen measurable growth in freshman enrollment numbers. This August, Millikin welcomed 474 first-year students to campus for the start of the fall 2017 semester, an increase of 26 freshman students.
Millikin University ranked among top universities by Washington Monthly
The Washington Monthly named Millikin University to its annual "Best Bang for the Buck - Midwest" list as part of its 2017 College Guide and Rankings. Washington Monthly ranked Millikin University No. 24 of 364 colleges and universities in the Midwest.