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millikin magazine is produced by the millikin university Marketing & Media Relations Office. the mission of millikin magazine is to engage alumni, friends, parents and other constituents in the life of the university, to communicate the high quality of a millikin performance learning and to reflect the university’s mission and values. 

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Alumni & Friends Office of the President
changing millikin, changing the world
monday, february 19, 2018 - 11:30am
changing millikin, changing the world each year, when i welcome our new class of first-year, transfer and graduate students, i am careful to note that millikin has long been a great...
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A.D. Carson painting by Angela Simone.
Alumni & Friends English
turning the tables
sunday, february 18, 2018 - 1:30pm
turning the tables there’s a line in dr. a.d. carson’s song, “letter home,” that says, “being black ain’t never been the thing to be.” carson doesn’t sugarcoat what it means to be black....
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Shakespeare Corrected performance.
Alumni & Friends Theatre & Dance
all the world’s a stage
saturday, february 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
all the world’s a stage seven years ago, alex miller, associate professor of theatre and dance, founded shakespeare corrected (sc), working with the decatur correctional center (dcc) to...
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Dr. Laura Dean
Alumni & Friends History & Political Science
ask the expert
friday, february 16, 2018 - 12:30pm
ask the expert dr. laura a. dean is an assistant professor of political science and the williams professor in global studies at millikin. as a researcher and advocate for more than a...
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Alumni & Friends Staley Library
looking back: the write stuff
thursday, february 15, 2018 - 1:45pm
looking back: the write stuff from campus-related concerns such as parking, food, housing and academics, to issues of national and international importance, millikin students advocating...
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Professor Mary Garrison
Alumni & Friends Behavioral Science
playing it forward
wednesday, february 14, 2018 - 11:00am
playing it forward a page out of professor mary garrison’s personal playbook might include the following advice on how to approach a new challenge in life: “jump in with both feet.”...
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Joshua Miller ’18
Alumni & Friends
acting out
tuesday, february 13, 2018 - 10:00am
acting out  joshua miller, a senior acting major and campus leader from chicago, shares how performance learning is center stage in his mu experience. why did you choose to attend...
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 Carol Redford Basso ’84 and her daughter Ana
Alumni & Friends
continuing anna’s fight
monday, february 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
continuing anna’s fight in 2011, carol redford basso ’84 and her husband, david basso ’86, lost their daughter, anna, to ewing sarcoma. out of their grief emerged a new mission: to help...
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LeeAnn Swanegan Bailey ’96
Alumni & Friends Biology
beyond the microscope
sunday, february 11, 2018 - 1:30pm
beyond the microscope rather than peering through a microscope, cancer researcher leeann swanegan bailey ’96 now finds herself looking at the big picture — and it’s a really big picture....
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Amy Turner ’05
Alumni & Friends Arts College of Fine Arts
the other side of fear
saturday, february 10, 2018 - 3:15pm
the other side of fear leaving your home and moving nearly 9,000 miles away to a country where you don’t know anyone or speak the language is daunting to most. but for amy turner ’05,...
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