Millikin University - Decatur, IL

Students and faculty are recognized here for academic awards and other achievements.

Professional Certifications Earned


Smith/Orlandini Book Award

The inaugural book award was bestowed on April 12, 2007.  The $500 annual award is for students whose major is within the Department of Exercise Science and Sport and who possess, at a minimum, a 3.0/4.0 grade point average. The award is to be used for the purchase of required academic textbooks.
Father Nicholas W. Smith, ’83, of St. Louis, MO, established the award to honor academic achievement of those within the department.  The award is granted at the annual spring Honors Convocation.
Please join us in thanking Father Nick for generously funding the annual award. 

2013 Award Recipients 

Jonathan Gutmann  -  Physical Education (K-12) Major
Miranda Lofgren      -  Physical Education (K-12) Major

Past Recipients

2012   Jonathan Haley & Brittany Cardott 
2011   Emily E. Joines
2010   Samantha Blankenship
2009   Courtney Feger
2008   Robin Riley
2007   Jordan Bowman


Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Millikin University - Decatur, IL