Archive for the '2011-2012' Category

Block Party 2012

Marvelous Monday

It was a Marvelous Monday indeed! April 16 was the surprise day for canceled classes and campus-wide fun. The theme was “Block Party,” and that’s exactly what the entire college depicted. Students were treated to a late brunch and then welcomed to participate in numerous activities around the middle of campus. The block party included “Water Walkerz,” tree climbing, intramural
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Presidential Inauguration Chapel

Address from the 15th President of Milligan College

Presidential Inauguration

Milligan College saw its 15th president, Dr. Bill Greer, inaugurated in a special service at Seeger Chapel on October 28.  The ceremony was made up of friends, family, students, faculty and delegates from other institutions and associations. Also in attendance were U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander and U.S. Rep. Phil Roe. Alexander presented the keynote address for the occasion.  Greer’s inaugural
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Milligan College Research Posters

SEPA Conference

A  group of Milligan students made the long trip to The 55th Annual Southeastern Psychological Association Conference, held in New Orleans.  The three day conference featured the undergraduate research of students from many colleges. It is kind of like the QEP program that got approved during the SACS re-accredidation at Milligan.  Participating students completed a study and formed an abstract 
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Mr. Buff Contestants

Mr. Buff 2012

The Fourth Annual Mr. Buff  Pageant took place on February 17th, at 8 p.m. in the Gregory Center.  This contest was open to all males on campus who wished to compete for the coveted title.  The contestants participated in several events including talent, fashion, and an on-stage interview.  The competition was a comical experience for it’s audience, especially when professors
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Airband 2011

Airband 2011

Airband, a lip-syncing and choreograph competition, has become an annual event at Milligan College during Res-Life Week.  This year marked the third annual show, in which nine bands competed for the win. The bands’ performances were each  unique ranging from the comedic acts such as “The One Armed Approach” to well choreographed tributes to bands, such as “JBX”. This year’s
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Humanities Tour: A 20 Day Adventure Through Europe

The first two years at Milligan College contain the challenging task of Humanities. These courses are extensive studies into what it means to be human which challenges students in ways they  never thought possible.  Every summer a group of students go on the renowned humanities tour which fills the requirement for the second semester of sophomore humanities. This past summer
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Professors, Students, and Families Prepared for Matriculation


It was a warm and sunny day when 214 new Milligan students lined up in front of Seeger Chapel eagerly waiting for the ceremony to begin. On August 20, the Matriculation Ceremony was held in the Mary B. Martin Auditorium in Seeger Chapel.  At a turning point in their lives, new students signed their names to the books, preserving their
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Mary and Uncle Archibald Talked About the House Rules

The Secret Garden Musical

The fall musical production “The Secret Garden” was performed during Homecoming weekend and completely sold out. It was produced by Richard Major and directed by Dennis Elkins. They were joined by Charlotte Anderson as vocal director, Kellie Brown as conductor, and Melanie Yodkins as stage manager.  The show is centered on Mary (Carshala Davis), whose parents die from cholera in
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Christmas Trunk Won!

Trunk or Treat

On October 25th, LINC sponsored their annual Trunk or Treat event. It was a great opportunity for students to give back to the community by creating a safe and fun Halloween event for kids.  Each trunk was asked to have a creative theme that would be reflected by their trunk’s decorations and the participant’s costumes.  Prizes were awarded to those
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