March 25, 2022 at 11:00am

Millikin team takes second overall; Student Collin Budd named Most Outstanding Attorney

Millikin University student attorneys were recognized for their work at the 2022 Model Illinois Government (MIG) Moot Court Competition held March 3-6 at the Wyndham Springfield City Centre in downtown Springfield, Ill.

March 5, 2021 at 11:45am

MU Moot Court teams garner accolades including Outstanding Team and Best Oral Argument Awards

Millikin University student attorneys took home top honors at the 2021 Model Illinois Government (MIG) Moot Court Competition held Feb. 26-27. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the competition was held virtually on Zoom with preliminary rounds held on Feb. 26 and the finals on Feb. 27.

March 16, 2020 at 10:15am

MU students elected to MIG leadership positions

Model Illinois Government (MIS) is a unique student-run simulation that includes colleges and universities from across Illinois that encompasses writing and debating legislation, understanding parliamentary procedure and running for political office.

March 4, 2020 at 11:45am

Millikin students sweep Moot Court competition, earn individual honors

Students from Millikin University received first place honors at the 2020 Model Illinois Government (MIG) Moot Court Competition held in Springfield, Ill., Feb. 27 – March 1. Throughout the competition, teams of attorneys argued before a panel of student justices and legal professionals and were scored on the basis of presentation and knowledge of the case fact.

September 18, 2018 at 1:45pm

Dr. Eric Roark

The Philosophy Department is excited to celebrate the success of our colleague, Dr. Eric Roark, whose recent book, Removing the Commons, has met with widespread acclaim. One review of the book, which deals directly with issues of political theory and global politics, reads: 

March 16, 2018 at 9:45am

Millikin Moot Court students stand out at Model Illinois Government Competition

March 15, 2017 at 10:45am

Legislative Leadership

Model Illinois Government (MIG) is a student-run simulation that gives Illinois college students the opportunity to write and debate legislation, run for elected office, and act as Illinois legislators at the state capitol complex in Springfield, Ill.