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Senior Perspective: Robert Comfort

As an incoming student, you may or may not have an idea of what you would like to study at Milligan. Let alone, you may have no idea where you want to go with your career in the long term. As a college senior, I have experienced most of the thoughts, activities, and opportunities that […]


Milligan students take on New York City

New York City is a global icon for culture and business. This fall, faculty and students from Milligan College’s business area and performing, visual and communicative arts areas traveled together to the “Big Apple” to connect their coursework to reality. Business students invested most of their time in the financial district. Students received a behind-the-scenes […]


The Value of Internships

Many of Milligan’s academic programs include internship opportunities. The mission of Milligan College is to prepare servant-leaders who can become integral pieces of their respective communities. Internships are the perfect setting for our students to apply what they have learned into the world around them. The goal is to turn knowledge into experience and the […]


#TracksToSuccess: Luis de la Torre

This year’s FIFA World Cup™ was defined by upsets and surprises, but for Milligan College junior Luis de la Torre, France’s victory on July 15, 2018, was predicted in advance. In April, de la Torre presented research on how to predict the World Cup champion through statistics at the college’s annual Rise Above Research Conference, tabbing France as the eventual winner. […]


Meet Prof. Heather Vaccaro, Instructor of Business Administration

Professor Heather Vaccaro serves as instructor of business administration and has a long-standing relationship with Milligan. She received her bachelor’s degree in business administration and accounting at Milligan as well as her MBA with an emphasis in leadership. She served in the Milligan admissions office as an admissions counselor and later as the interim director of admissions […]


Meet Dr. David Campbell, MBA Program Director

Dr. David Campbell serves many roles on Milligan’s campus, including associate professor of economics, the director of the MBA Program, and the area chair of business. He graduated with a bachelor’s in economics from James Madison University, then later completed a master’s in economics and a Ph.D. in economics at George Mason University. “I love […]