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Mills College Commencement 2011

Oakland, CA–May 14, 2011 Mills College welcomed more than 3,700 visitors to campus for Commencement and celebrated the transformative leadership of President Janet L. Holmgren at the conclusion of her 20-year tenure as President of Mills College.

If you missed the ceremony, we have provided this playback and the video clips below so you can watch women's rights pioneer Beate Sirota Gordon '43 address the Class of 2011 and the conferring of degrees. To view Commencement photos, visit our Facebook photo gallery. Congratulations to the Class of 2011!


Welcome from Greetings from the Board of Trustees
President Janet L. Holmgren and Introduction of Senior Student Speaker


Senior Speaker Jasmine Patrice Abele Graduate Student Speaker Sahar H. Shirazi


Presentation of Honorary Degrees—Part 1 Presentation of Honorary Degrees—Part 2


Commencement Speaker
Beate Sirota Gordon '43