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Alecia A. DeCoudreaux to Join the Board of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Oakland, CA–September 29, 2014 The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation announced that Alecia A. DeCoudreaux, the president of Mills College in Oakland, California, will be joining the foundation’s Board of Directors. Learn more »

Mills College Library to Host Exhibit of African American Rare Books

Oakland, CA–September 26, 2014 F. W. Olin Library reprises 1978 exhibit of seminal works in African American history. Learn more »

Professor Fred Lawson Featured on TV and Radio Discussing the Latest Developments in Syria and Iraq

Oakland, CA–September 25, 2014 Media outlets tap expertise of Mills Professor of Government Fred Lawson as the United States bombs ISIS. Learn more »

Mills College President Wins Women’s Human Rights Award

Oakland, CA–September 24, 2014 President DeCoudreaux honored for her contributions to women’s education. Learn more »

Call for Applications: Mills College Women in Public Service Project Institute

Oakland, CA–September 24, 2014 Mills College announces a call for applications for the Women in Public Service Project Institute, April 11–20, 2015. Up to 30 emerging women leaders will be selected from around the globe through a competitive application process to participate in an intensive, interactive Institute. Learn more »

Professor of Public Policy Carol Chetkovich to Receive Excellence in Teaching Award

Oakland, CA–September 23, 2014 Director of Mills Public Policy Program recognized for her contributions to public service education. Learn more »

Mills Professor Nalini Ghuman’s Book on Indian Music Published by Oxford University Press

Oakland, CA–September 15, 2014 First book by Mills music professor upends traditional view of British influence on Indian music. Learn more »

U.S. News & World Report Ranks Mills Among the Best Colleges in the West

Oakland, CA–September 09, 2014 Mills College has been named as one of the top-tier regional universities in the country by U.S. News & World Report for the seventh consecutive year. Learn more »

Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business Featured in Guide to Responsible Business Programs

Oakland, CA–September 05, 2014 Business as UNusual guide ranks the Lokey Graduate School of Business 10th in social impact category. Learn more »

Mills College Ranked in the Top 10 of Master’s Universities by Washington Monthly

Oakland, CA–August 26, 2014 Mills College recognized for contributions to public interest, community service, and rate of undergraduates who pursue PhDs. Learn more »

Mills History Professor Bill Issel Wins Merit Award from San Francisco Museum

Oakland, CA–August 25, 2014 History Professor Bill Issel’s years of contributions to the study and teaching of San Francisco history recognized. Learn more »

Groundbreaking Gender-Inclusive Admissions Policy Featured on KQED’s Forum

Oakland, CA–August 21, 2014 Vice President for Enrollment Management and two Mills seniors discuss implications of the College’s groundbreaking new admissions policy Learn more »

The Daily Meal Names Mills One of the Top 75 Colleges for Campus Dining in America

Oakland, CA–August 14, 2014 For the third consecutive year, the Daily Meal website ranks Mills among the top colleges in the country in providing fresh, nutritious meals to students. Learn more »

Mills Professor Wins Poetry Center Book Award

Oakland, CA–August 12, 2014 Mills College English Professor Stephen Ratcliffe wins prestigious award for decades of daily poems. Learn more »

Mills Professor Discusses How to Improve Civic Engagement in Schools on KQED’s Forum

Oakland, CA–August 08, 2014 School of Education Professor Joseph Kahne discusses how to help revitalize civics education in California schools. Learn more »

Mills Named One of the Best 379 Colleges in the Nation by The Princeton Review

Oakland, CA–August 06, 2014 The Princeton Review recognizes Mills as one of the best colleges in the nation for the 10th consecutive year. Learn more »

Mills Professor of Business Discusses the Barriers Women-Owned Businesses Face

Oakland, CA–July 25, 2014 Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business Professor Michael Bush reacts to a recent congressional report and shares his thoughts on the barriers women-owned businesses face today. Learn more »

Mills College Featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges for Ninth Consecutive Year

Oakland, CA–July 02, 2014 The Fiske Guide to Colleges recognizes Mills’ graduates as “independent thinkers capable of making it on their own.” Learn more »

ABC7 News Recognizes Mills President Alecia DeCoudreaux on Profiles of Excellence Series

Oakland, CA–July 01, 2014 Mills College President Alecia DeCoudreaux was recently profiled on the ABC7 News Profiles of Excellence series for her important contributions to the community. Learn more »

Mills Professor of Music David Bernstein Appointed Editor of Music Theory Spectrum

Oakland, CA–June 26, 2014 Mills Professor of Music David Bernstein has been appointed editor of Music Theory Spectrum, the official academic journal of the Society for Music Theory published by Oxford University Press. Learn more »

Last Updated: 8/30/11