Blog: General

 

Broadway Veteran Leads Masterclass

Prior to the campus premiere of Songs for a New World, Milligan welcomed a member of the original cast, Jessica Molaskey, for a masterclass. Molaskey observed and coached Milligan students as they performed select Broadway hits. She also assisted Milligan’s cast during a private rehearsal of Songs for a New World, providing valuable insights from […]

 

Honors Program Graduates First Class

This year marked two major milestones for Milligan’s Honors Program. In May, the first class of honors students walked across the stage in Seeger Chapel to receive their diplomas. This fall, the program welcomed its largest cohort, promising a bright future for the program. The Milligan Honors Program was created in 2015 as an opportunity […]

 

Game of Faith

The decision to attend Milligan was life altering for Andy Stewart (’12). Growing up in Rowlands Gill, England, Stewart made the trip across the pond for the opportunity to play soccer for the Milligan Buffaloes. This fall, Stewart returned to campus and spoke during convocation. In his talk, Stewart reflected on Milligan’s impact on his […]

 

On Display

This winter, the work of two Milligan professors will be on display in the William King Museum of Art, the region’s premier visual art facility in Abingdon, Virginia. From December 2019 through January 2020, Art Brown, assistant professor of communications and graphic design, will present a solo art exhibit, titled “Undercurrent,” in the Panoramic Gallery. […]

 

Notes from the Field

Social Work Offers First Study Abroad Internship While summer offers a break from lecture halls and textbooks, many students use these months to enhance their education—through internships, study abroad experiences, or investing into communities. Over the summer, Milligan’s area of social work offered a unique experience that combined all three. In June, four Milligan seniors […]

 

Regional Highlights

Milligan’s 235-acre picturesque campus is located in beautiful Northeast Tennessee, minutes from Elizabethton and Johnson City in the dynamic Tri-Cities region (Johnson City / Kingsport / Bristol, TN/VA). We are also only an hour from Asheville, NC, and less than two hours from Knoxville, TN. The Tri-Cities region is an area of natural beauty and […]