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East Bay Express Declares Mills Alumna Winner of Berkeley Council Race by 16 Votes

Oakland, CA–November 17, 2014 Lori Droste MPP ’11 edged to victory in a nail-biting race to win the Berkeley City Council District Eight seat. According to the final results, Droste defeated George Beirer seat by 16 votes.
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Mills Professor of Government Interviewed on BBC World News

Oakland, CA–November 07, 2014 Professor of Government Fred Lawson provides expert insight into US air strikes in Syria. Learn more »

Mills College to Present Concert in Honor of Composer Robert Ashley

Oakland, CA–October 27, 2014 Memorial concert celebrating the music of Robert Ashley to be held November 1 at Littlefield Concert Hall. Learn more »

Mills College Announces New January Course Schedule

Oakland, CA–October 27, 2014 Mills College is pleased to announce its new January session with six courses for credit and audit. Courses are open to Mills undergraduate and graduate students, students from other institutions, alumnae/i, and the general public. Learn more »

Mills College Distinguished Visiting Writer Achy Obejas Wins Fellowship

Oakland, CA–October 16, 2014 Mills College English Department’s distinguished visiting writer adds another prize to her collection. Learn more »

Mills Welcomes Gerald Graff, Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar and Education Expert

Oakland, CA–October 10, 2014 Visiting scholar presents "Parlez-Vous Arguespeak?,” a thought-provoking lecture about how to bridge the gap between teacher and student. Learn more »

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 »

Last Updated: 8/30/11