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  • The Journey to Bernie

    The Journey to Bernie

    Rachael Coyle

    March 18, 2016

    My story began a day before the event. I was sitting next to a close friend of mine from Paris, Thomas. Having noticed that I was reading an article about Bernie Sanders, Thomas had asked me, “Do you know if Bernie is going to speak anywhere?” I had been wondering the same question for a while—especially... READ MORE »»

    Bernie Sanders speaks to fans at a rally held in Champaign, March 12.

    Rachael Coyle

  • A Perspective on Giving Blood

    A Perspective on Giving Blood

    February 23, 2016

    This all started when I decided to change my routine. I am normally the type of person who avoids answering the phone when they see the Red Cross calling. You know what they're after, and they don't usually take “no,” for an answer. It can be quite tedious, especially when you know that there is ... READ MORE »»

  • After Roseburg Oregon, Where Are We Safe?

    After Roseburg Oregon, Where Are We Safe?

    Lauren Rhodes, Staff Writer

    October 22, 2015

    Tragically in the wake of the senseless violent incident in Roseburg, Oregon there is still talk about whether it be in political or social circles that aims to be a diversion of the real issue. That issue is gun laws and whether or no they should be enacted, there are two schools of thought in this... READ MORE »»

  • Artist Spotlight: Lea Cameron

    Artist Spotlight: Lea Cameron

    Deborah Corr, Staff Writer

    October 22, 2015

    Lea Cameron is a freshman Graphic Design major from Saint Charles, IL, who only this past year decided to be an artist. Until then, Cameron’s intention was to major in vocal performance. Cameron said, “I chose to be an art major because there is no wrong way to do art.” Cameron, who just started... READ MORE »»

World News: Germany

Joe Strater

In the United States, the topic of gun control is one of the most controversial social issues that have plagued our country for quite some time now. From recent mass shootings...  Read More »

May 11, 2016 • Comments Off

LGBTQ News

May 11, 2016

Honors Convocation

May 11, 2016

My Tunnel of Oppression Experience

May 11, 2016

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Netflix Review: Fuller House

Emily Nielsen

Alert: Spoilers Ahead, read at your own risk. Anyone who has ever seen Full House can rejoice, because all of the jokes, laughs, and hugs are back, and they are just as...  Read More »

March 15, 2016 • Comments Off

Greek President Spotlight: Trey Pogue, ATO

March 15, 2016

Millikin Written in the Stars

March 7, 2016

BSU

March 7, 2016

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The Boss Movie Review

Michael Sheldon

Comedy powerhouse Melissa McCarthy is back in her newest comedy The Boss. Melissa and her husband Ben Falcone directed the film and wrote the screenplay for The Boss. This film is about a w...  Read More »

May 11, 2016 • Comments Off

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Prince and his contributions to music

Chris Diver

On April 21st, the world was shocked to hear that famous rock musician Prince had died at the young age of 57. At first there were only reports that a body was found at Prince’s...  Read More »

May 11, 2016 • Comments Off

Pizza Hut or Dominos?

May 11, 2016

Eating Disorders Not Treated in Japan

May 11, 2016

Ghost in the Shell: Hollywood is Back at it Again with the Whitewashing

May 4, 2016

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Fireside Chat

Jacqui Rogers, Student Senate President

I would like to welcome the new Student Senate Executive Board for the 2014-2015 school year! They will be guiding Student Senate in the new school year to continue to tackle...  Read More »

April 2, 2014 • Comments Off

Fireside Chat

March 26, 2014

Pi Beta Phi Presents: Green Eggs and Ham

March 26, 2014

Fireside Chats

March 5, 2014

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Women’s basketball victory

Angelica Reyes, Sports writer

Millikin University’s women's basketball team opened its home schedule against MacMurray College at Griswold center with a 68-43 victory. The Big Blue got an early lead,...  Read More »

November 18, 2015 • Comments Off

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Big Blue Sports Scores

  • Saturday, October 19

    Men's Soccer

    Millikin 0 - Elmhurst 1

  • Saturday, October 19

    Women's Soccer

    Millikin 1 - Elmhurst 3

  • Saturday, October 19

    Volleyball

    Millikin 3 - Benedictine University at Springfield 0

  • Saturday, October 19

    Volleyball

    Millikin 3 - Central College 0

  • Saturday, October 19

    Football

    Millikin 19 - Augustana 47

  • Tuesday, October 15

    Volleyball

    Millikin 3 - Carthage 2

  • Saturday, October 12

    Women's Soccer

    Millikin 1 - North Park 2

  • Saturday, October 12

    Men's Soccer

    Millikin 1 - North Park 2 (OT)

  • Saturday, October 12

    Football

    Millikin 7 - North Central 55

  • Wednesday, October 9

    Men's Soccer

    Millikin 7 - MacMurray 0

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