“I have a passion for mentoring young men and women for leadership in the church. Within the context of a nationally-recognized Christian liberal arts education, the Ministry Leadership Program will be a powerful way to develop the next generations of leaders. Education plus experience equals immediate and long-lasting impact for men and women in church leadership.” –Ron Kastens
Tommy Parker (’12) is a twenty-something who gets the notion of vocation. With a degree in Bible and minors in computer information systems and humanities, he has found ways to marry his passion for ministry over the last five years with the knowledge, skill, and experience he garnered while an undergrad at Milligan. Each job […]
Blow things up for a living? Really? That is essentially what 2014 graduate Joe Camarata and his colleagues do. How did he get this job? While he is not a pyrotechnic engineer, he does have a degree in digital communications.
Milligan graduates first class of graphic design students
Milligan’s CIS program fueled Alisha’s passion for computers. Now, as a PC specialist at NFS, Inc., she wants to earn her MSIS, a new program at the college.
“Before I came to Milligan, I was just taking pictures of whatever came across my path, of what I saw around me. At Milligan, I learned to take pictures of what everyone else sees around them.”
“Bo doesn’t allow pride to get in the way of what is most important, winning with his teammates. In addition, he has a sincere faith that he lives every day. Bo is an amazing example of what Milligan looks for in their student athletes.” –Head Basketball Coach Bill Robinson
“We worked very well together and learned a lot about teamwork and the importance of community.” –Campus Activities Director Jason Onks
“We’ve seen a need in the world, and we’re trying to use engineering principles to help the community and share the love of Christ,” said Ty Wilcox, mechanical engineering major
Sophomore Milligan College engineering students have studied forces in structures all semester in “Statics” class, but today, they put their book knowledge to the test with a friendly bridge-building competition. Teams constructed bridge models out of balsa wood and loaded them with weight on a home-made compression tester. A bridge made by Bo Pless, Sarah […]
This article originally ran here in the Johnson City Press, Nov. 19, 2017. By Tanner Cook, JCP reporter Rich Aubrey fell in love with basketball when he stepped out on the court at his local high school in Pittsburgh and started doing ball-handling drills in the first grade. Since then, it has been a match […]
Dr. Noah DeLong, a vocal professor for Milligan College’s music department is quite ecstatic over the addition of the college’s musical theatre major, coming to Milligan Fall 2018. DeLong joined the faculty at Milligan in 2010. He received his master’s from Ball State University and pursued his PhD at the University of Iowa while teaching […]
Dr. Edmonds’ involvement in an honors program at Oklahoma Baptist University impacted her undergraduate career in such a defining way that she teamed up with Blouin to launch the Milligan College Honors Program.
Milligan College new graphic design major is led by an award-winning designer Art Brown, assistant professor of communications teaching graphic design. Brown has 20 years of experience in corporate and academic settings. He has created work for Fortune 500 companies and numerous regional companies and organizations. Brown holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in studio art/graphic […]
Dr. Michael Blouin, an English and humanities professor at Milligan College, hails from Michigan State University via Vermont. Milligan’s strong humanities program attracted Blouin to Milligan as he holds an interdisciplinary degree himself. While Blouin was a student at University of Vermont, he joined the Honors College–a life-altering experience. He enjoyed the strong community of […]
Written by the School of Bible & Ministry faculty A previous blog encouraged you to think of calling and God’s will for your life like God does—broadly and graciously. Here we give some practical advice about how to do so. First, please know that God is calling you to serve him right here and right […]
An important goal of this blog entry is to remove this perceived dilemma by dispelling the notion that all Christians will neither find fulfillment nor be pleasing to God until they fill that specific role that God has predetermined.
Laura Mehl is a 2016 alum from Milligan College. She came to Milligan from Dobbyns Bennett high school in Kingsport, TN. Milligan launched her from a small town, East Tennessee life into New York City where she now studies musical theatre and pedagogy at the master’s level at New York University. We recently sat down […]
The best thing about Milligan is the great community that exists on campus.
“After I got here, I realized that, thanks to Milligan and its modest scale, I was growing stronger as a person and as a Christian by coming closer with the people who surround me.”
One of the scariest parts about going to college is the newness of it all. You’re not at home anymore, you have a new realm of responsibilities, and you’re in an entirely different social atmosphere than high school. We’ve all been there. While it is an exciting time, it can also be a nerve-wracking time, […]
“Boone and Amanda have agreed to take their place as leaders within a highly selective program–the Milligan Honors Program. We are very proud of them both and delighted to welcome them to this close-knit community of outstanding academics.” –Dr. Michael Blouin, co-director, Honors Program