Student Organizations Articles
November 22, 2017 at 10:30am
Millikin student honored for leadership and excellence in curricular, extracurricular activities
Millikin University senior music business and information systems major Justin DeBo, of Normal, Ill., was honored as Millikin's recipient of the Lincoln Academy of Illinois' Student Laureate Award for 2017.
DeBo was presented with his award at the annual Student Laureate Convocation on Nov. 11 at the Old State Capitol in Springfield, Ill.
November 13, 2017 at 12:15pm
Millikin event supports Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week
Millikin University students experienced homelessness, firsthand, during Millikin's 8th annual Box City event on Nov. 10. Millikin's Human Service Connection and the Macon County Continuum of Care hosted the event in support of Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week in an effort to help bring awareness to the local community.
November 10, 2017 at 12:30pm
Music Business/Information Systems major learns real-world consulting
Justin DeBo, a double major in music business and information systems, has found his niche in consulting, thanks to real-world experiences he's acquired as a member of Millikin University Performance Consulting (MUPC), a Millikin information technology (IT) student-run venture.
September 8, 2017 at 12:30pm
Big Blue Backpacks program impacts local community in first year
Big Blue Backpacks, a Millikin University student-run organization seeking to make a positive impact in the Decatur, Ill., community and the lives of children and families, began its second year of providing nourishment and wellness to students in need at Dennis Lab School on Sept. 8, 2017.
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.
March 1, 2017 at 1:45pm
Women's History Month celebrated at Millikin
In recognition of Women's History Month, Millikin University will host several events throughout the month of March that cover a number of topics and issues.
February 17, 2017 at 12:30pm
Neighbors Helping Neighbors
January 31, 2017 at 10:00am
Faculty presenters highlight Millikin's celebration of Black History Month
Millikin University will commemorate Black History Month by hosting a series of events throughout the month of February.
October 3, 2016 at 2:45pm
Alumni return for Millikin Homecoming festivities
Alumni and friends of Millikin University returned to campus to join the celebration of Millikin's 101st Homecoming Sept. 30 – Oct. 2. Millikin's 2016 Homecoming celebration began with a full week of activities starting with the Homecoming Kickoff Carnival on the Dr. and Mrs. J. Roger Miller Centennial Quad, featuring games, food and live music.
September 12, 2016 at 1:15pm
Big Blue Backpacks
Big Blue Backpacks, a new Millikin University student-run organization seeking to help alleviate childhood hunger, announced that the organization will start providing bags of food for students in need at Dennis Lab School starting Sept. 9.