The Decaturian

  • Immense Impact: Morgan Vogels

    Immense Impact: Morgan Vogels

    Rory Arnold

    December 6, 2018

    As the Fall semester graduation approaches, it’s important to acknowledge those who have made an important impact on our campus, looking back at their accomplishments while remembering them as they move forward from Millikin. Through the course of the last four years, there probably hasn’t been a ...

    Morgan Vogels and Trevor Hooth

  • What if University Commons Open 24/7?

    What if University Commons Open 24/7?

    Arica Burns

    December 4, 2018

    Students can visit, work and collaborate in the UC most days of the year, but they almost always need to leave at midnight. Though the UC is open for two extra hours during finals week to allow students extra time to study and prepare, that begs the question: would it help students be even more p...

    Photo by Athena Pajer

  • Reduce, Reuse, Throwaway?

    Reduce, Reuse, Throwaway?

    Aaron Pellican

    December 4, 2018

    Millikin fills its campus with incredibly useful modern technology and resources.  Radio and music studios, a MAC lab, an observatory, a brand-new softball field and The Woods’ tanning beds are only a few examples--not to mention the current construction taking place which will provide students wit...

    Josie Hand dispenses her recyclables in a proper recycling bin in Dolson Hall - or does she?

    Photo by: Sydney Sinks

  • Millikin Student Forges His Own Future

    Millikin Student Forges His Own Future

    Athena Pajer

    December 4, 2018

      Some people stand out. They accomplish incredible things and approach the world in ways out-of-place or even a bit scary. “There are only two sure things that’ll happen in a bladesmith shop: burning and cutting,” Alexander Bergland, a sophomore pursuing an interdepartmental degree, ...

    Metal turns red-hot in a primitive forge as sophomore Alex Bergland stokes the flame.

    Photo by Athena Pajer

  • Pet Spotlight: Scarlett the Loyal Watchdog

    Pet Spotlight: Scarlett the Loyal Watchdog

    Kathryn Coffey

    November 18, 2018

    Millikin Political Science Professor Dr. Laura Dean is a happy camper with her four-year old rescue dog named Scarlett. According to her vet, Scarlett is a boxer-hound mix, but according to facial recognition software, Scarlett is a Rhodesian Ridgeback, a type of African lion dog. Whatever the case, Sc...

    Photo Courtesy of Dr. Laura Dean

What if University Commons Open 24/7?
MVOP Cares for All Students

MVOP Cares for All Students

November 18, 2018

Lit Fest Will Bring Published and Aspiring Authors to Campus

Lit Fest Will Bring Published and Aspiring Authors to Campus

November 12, 2018

Daylight Saving Time: What’s the Point?

Daylight Saving Time: What’s the Point?

November 12, 2018

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Millikin Student Forges His Own Future
Millikin in the Stars: 11/18/2018 – 11/24/2018

Millikin in the Stars: 11/18/2018 – 11/24/2018

November 18, 2018

Pet Spotlight: Scarlett the Loyal Watchdog

Pet Spotlight: Scarlett the Loyal Watchdog

November 18, 2018

Millikin in the Stars

November 12, 2018

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Caleb’s Weekly Playlist: Gal Power
  • Caleb’s Weekly Playlist: The Story of Kindness November 11, 2018
  • “The Meg” Swims Below Expectations November 10, 2018
  • Superhero Spotlight: Jonah Hex November 10, 2018
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Beethoven is Still Awesome

The Price of Being Healthy

November 12, 2018

So What, Muppets Can Be Gay!

So What, Muppets Can Be Gay!

November 3, 2018

Meme Morgue: Skeleton War

Meme Morgue: Skeleton War

November 1, 2018

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College Love and a Diploma

Fireside Chat

April 2, 2014

Fireside Chat

March 26, 2014

Pi Beta Phi Presents: Green Eggs and Ham

Pi Beta Phi Presents: Green Eggs and Ham

March 26, 2014

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  • Why Aren’t Sports Ahead of the Social Justice Game Anymore? December 6, 2018
  • Immense Impact: Morgan Vogels December 6, 2018
  • Baseball At Its Vintage November 12, 2018
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Big Blue Sports Scores
  • Sunday, February 25

    Softball

    Millikin 9 - Fontbonne University 8

  • Sunday, February 25

    Softball

    Millikin 8 - Fontbonne University 3

  • Tuesday, February 20

    Women's Basketball

    Millikin 85 - North Park 66

  • Monday, February 19

    Baseball

    Millikin 17 - Hendrix College 8

  • Sunday, February 18

    Baseball

    Millikin 16 - University of the Ozarks 5

  • Saturday, February 17

    Women's Basketball

    Millikin 67 - Carroll University 73

  • Saturday, February 17

    Baseball

    Millikin 6 - University of the Ozarks 2

  • Saturday, February 17

    Baseball

    Millikin 12 - University of the Ozarks 0

  • Saturday, February 17

    Men's Basketball

    Millikin 67 - Carroll University 76

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