There’s something about the chill of autumn that creates a great desire to indulge in something sweet. Maybe it’s the crisp autumn air or the way the leaves fall that make an average walk feel as if you are walking through a curtain of red and orange bliss. Or maybe it’s the comforting food that […]

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Contributed by Leah Thacker “Buttons are like women: They hold everything together.” Stacy Larsen is the director of the River, a nonprofit that seeks to build relationships as women care for themselves. Any woman is welcome to wash clothes, shower, get a haircut or simply enjoy the company of other like-minded women in a safe […]

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A new course called ‘Sustainability and Society’ is being offered this upcoming spring at Milligan. “This course will be an introductory class for students in social sciences and political sciences,” said Professor Hongyou Lu, creator of the course and professor of Mandarin Chinese. The course will be a total of three credit hours, and will […]

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What started out as an unfortunate beginning to one of this year anticipated events, turned into something that was fun for everybody to watch and experience for those participating. Of the 11 groups that had originally signed up to perform at Airband, a quarter of them dropped out at the last minute because of lack […]

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“Forward with Faith,” a play depicting the 150 years of history behind Milligan College, debuted during Milligan’s annual homecoming weekend.   The play showed in McGlothlin-Street Theatre, located in the Gregory Center, from October 20-23. The goal of “Forward with Faith”, written by alumna Rosemarie Shields (Class of ’59), was to bring the history of Milligan […]

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Milligan’s Faculty Office Building parking lot flooded with hundreds of local youth and their families on Thursday night to enjoy the annual “Trunk or Treat.” 21 student groups chose a theme, decorated their car trunks and dressed up in costumes to serve tasty treats to the community participants. The annual event was sponsored by LINC […]

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Actress Ashley Judd is known for her roles in “Divergent,” “Double Jeopardy,” and “Olympus has Fallen,” but many might be surprised to find out she has struggled with overcoming depression. Friday afternoon Judd spoke to East Tennessee State University students and Milligan students at the ETSU D.P. Culp University Center Auditorium, telling students about her […]

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When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe against the clock to foil a deadly global plot. Director: Ron Howard Starring: Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Irrfan Khan Rated PG-13 for sequences of action and violence, disturbing images, some […]

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Milligan students were submerged in a high-energy, culturally diverse experience at a Latin American Festival Friday evening in lower Seeger, hosted by Multicultural Affairs (MCA). Students were encouraged to engage in and get a taste of Latin culture by taking Latin dance lessons led by pairs of students and eating authentic, one-dollar tacos cooked by […]

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