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  • What’s to Win with Hatred: A Detroit Opinion

    What’s to Win with Hatred: A Detroit Opinion

    JaCarla Anderson, Writer

    September 14, 2017

    Detroit is a city that has so much hidden history. During the summer of 1967, riots, raids, and killings took place. It took 50 years for a film depiction of the events that happened that summer to surface. The Algiers Motel incident occurred during the nights of July 25 and July 26. This was during the racially ...

    Flickering Myth

  • Pet Spotlight: Noodles

    Pet Spotlight: Noodles

    Kathryn Coffey, Writer

    September 7, 2017

    Attention Millikin, if we ever decide to change our mascot, we have a prime candidate in Noodles the Wonder Corgi. As we get settled in for another year for finding our destinies and endeavor to achieve a high level of college education, many students may see this gold-and-white charmer on short legs...

    Mackenzie Sauer

  • Millikin Welcomes Solar Eclipse

    Millikin Welcomes Solar Eclipse

    Alexsenia Ralat, Editor in Chief

    August 25, 2017

    On Monday, August 21 Millikin University began the year with a few exciting events. Not only did the long awaited University Commons open, but students and staff also had the wonderful opportunity to witness an almost full eclipse. “It’s a great day, it’s a lot of fun that the eclipse is happeni...

    Photo By Alexsenia Ralat

  • Gone But Never Forgotten: David Jackson Lives On

    Gone But Never Forgotten: David Jackson Lives On

    Dominique Bates, Writer

    August 24, 2017

    On a college campus, it’s nice to be able to see a friendly face on your way to class. Someone who can brighten your day just by saying hello. Millikin sophomore David Jackson was one of those people. Jackson died on Thursday, August 17, after succumbing to his injuries after a near drowning incident ...

    Photo Courtesy of stltoday.com

Without Power, Crisis in Puerto Rico

Without Power, Crisis in Puerto Rico

Rebekah Icenesse

Hurricane Maria has come in with a blast. Over the past week, Hurricane Maria has brought devastating catastrophe to small island Puerto Rico. Maria was not thought to be a h...

September 30, 2017No Comments

Congressmen Visit Millikin

Congressmen Visit Millikin

September 30, 2017

Business News: Phishing on the Rise

Business News: Phishing on the Rise

September 29, 2017

Uber Violates Foreign-Bribery Laws

September 7, 2017

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Pet Spotlight: Koda

Pet Spotlight: Koda

Kathryn Coffey

Four years ago, the lives of Heather Bilecki and her family changed forever. With her own money, Bilecki went and bought Koda, her German Shepherd, and took him home. She...

September 30, 2017No Comments

TKE St. Jude Walk/Run

TKE St. Jude Walk/Run

September 29, 2017

The People I Met When the Sky Went Dark

September 20, 2017

Netflix Review: Riverdale

Netflix Review: Riverdale

September 14, 2017

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Up and Coming Artist: G Yamazawa

Up and Coming Artist: G Yamazawa

Lauren Rhodes

Ever since I have heard “North Cack,” by G Yamazawa featuring Joshua Gunn and Kane Smego, I have not been able to get it out of my head. The song is so catchy and it ju...

October 1, 2017No Comments

  • Look What You Made Me Write: Taylor Swift’s New Music October 1, 2017
  • Elizabeth Acevedo: In Her Own Words October 1, 2017
  • Sing a New Song: Why Worship Music is so Great September 30, 2017

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Happy Thoughts: I’ll Worry About That Later

Happy Thoughts: I’ll Worry About That Later

Alexsenia Ralat

As someone who suffers from the wonderful mental illness called anxiety, I have a hard time figuring out what things I should worry about now and what I should worry about l...

October 1, 2017No Comments

The Roast of iOS 11

The Roast of iOS 11

September 29, 2017

What’s to Win with Hatred: A Detroit Opinion

What’s to Win with Hatred: A Detroit Opinion

September 14, 2017

Can Millikin Attract Top Recruits?

Can Millikin Attract Top Recruits?

February 24, 2017

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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...

April 2, 2014 • Comments closed

Fireside Chat

March 26, 2014

Pi Beta Phi Presents: Green Eggs and Ham

Pi Beta Phi Presents: Green Eggs and Ham

March 26, 2014

Fireside Chats

March 5, 2014

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First Came the Thunder, then Came the Lightning

First Came the Thunder, then Came the Lightning

Dominique Bates, Staff Writer

Last week the Big Blue battled the Thunder, and this week they battled the lightning. Literally. The Millikin football team traveled to Augustana College to face off against the Vi...

October 15, 2017No Comments

  • The Bigger they are, the Harder they Fall October 10, 2017
  • Big Blue Football Gets Redemption October 4, 2017
  • Homecoming Preview October 1, 2017

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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

Upcoming Games

None Scheduled
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