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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 »

Mills Professor Joseph Kahne Featured on Huffington Post

Oakland, CA–June 18, 2014 As a result of California’s curriculum standards, educators are finding it harder and harder to support youth civic engagement. Mills Professor of Education Joseph Kahne’s Huffington Post blog asks if graduation speakers should talk about improving the world if we’re not teaching students how. Learn more »

Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business Net Impact Chapter Earns Gold Status

Oakland, CA–June 03, 2014 For the third year in a row, Net Impact has awarded the MBA Net Impact Chapter at the Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business at Mills College one of its prestigious gold ratings. Learn more »

Mills Student Reporters’ Stories to Air on KALW’s Crosscurrents Radio Show

Oakland, CA–May 29, 2014 Mills College student reporters spent 13 weeks investigating a surge of activism and academic activity at Skyline, the newest traditional high school in Oakland. Learn more »

Mills Professor Ajuan Mance Reflects on the Legacy and Life of Maya Angelou

Oakland, CA–May 29, 2014 In an interview on KCBS Radio, Mills College Professor of English Ajuan Mance reflects on the passing of legendary author Maya Angelou at age 86. Learn more »

Lokey Graduate School of Business Adopts "Hippocratic Oath for Business" at Mills College

Oakland, CA–May 23, 2014 As part of a growing movement among business school students around the country, MBA candidates at Mills took the Lokey Graduate School of Business Oath shortly before receiving diplomas.
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Oakland Teens to be Honored for Outstanding Civic Engagement Projects as Part of Mills School of Education Initiative

Oakland, CA–May 15, 2014 Two dozen Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) students will be honored for outstanding civic engagement projects, highlighting an initiative launched by the Mills College School of Education in partnership with the OUSD and the National Writing Project. Learn more »

San Francisco Business Times Recognizes Mills President Alecia DeCoudreaux among Bay Area’s Most Influential Women

Oakland, CA–May 02, 2014 Mills President noted for her ability to empower women and girls through education. Learn more »

Mills Music Professors Roscoe Mitchell and Zeena Parkins Receive Doris Duke Artist Awards

Oakland, CA–April 28, 2014 Mills College is proud to announce that two professors from our internationally renowned Music Department have been honored with 2014 Doris Duke Artist Awards. Learn more »

Mills Sponsors Neighborhood Bike Ride as Part of Community Transportation Improvement Effort

Oakland, CA–April 24, 2014 Mills College is cosponsoring a community neighborhood bike ride on Sunday, April 27, from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm Learn more »

Mills Named one of the “Greenest Colleges” for the Fifth Year by The Princeton Review

Oakland, CA–April 18, 2014 Released just days before the celebration of the 44th anniversary of Earth Day, The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges: 2014 Edition recognizes Mills as one of the most “greenest colleges” in the country. Learn more »

Forbes.com Names Mills one of the 50 Top ROI Colleges for 2014

Oakland, CA–April 16, 2014 Mills College graduates value their degrees at a remarkably high rate, according to the 2014 “Grateful Graduates Index” published by Forbes.com. Learn more »

Dean Kathy Schultz Reacts to Gallup’s “State of America’s Schools Report”

Oakland, CA–April 11, 2014 In an interview on KCBS Radio, Mills College School of Education Dean reacts to Gallup’s “State of America’s Schools Report.” Learn more »

Yale Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics Director to Explain the Mystery of Black Holes

Oakland, CA–April 8, 2014 The growth of supermassive black holes will be the topic of discussion at this year’s Russell Women in Science Lecture Series, titled “Black Holes, Galaxies, and the Evolution of the Universe: An Observer’s View.” Learn more »

American Chemical Society Honors Mills Professor Sandra C. Greer for Encouraging Women into Careers in the Chemical Sciences

Oakland, CA–March 25, 2014 Mills College Professor of Chemistry Sandra C. Greer receives award recognizing significant accomplishments by individuals who have stimulated or fostered the interest of women in chemistry, promoting their professional developments as chemists or chemical engineers. Learn more »

Mills College Presents Conference to Restore and Renew the Critical Purpose of Ethnic Studies

Oakland, CA–March 19, 2014 Mills College will host the 42nd annual National Association for Ethnic Studies conference, Research as Ceremony: Decolonizing Ethnic Studies, from April 3–5, 2014. Learn more »

Multifaceted Peace Corps Chief Compliance Officer to Deliver Commencement Address at Mills College

Oakland, CA–March 12, 2014 Mills College will celebrate its 126th Commencement on Saturday, May 17, 2014, with an address given by Daljit Bains who graduated from Mills College in 1999 with a biology degree and a desire to make a difference. As chief compliance officer at the Peace Corps, she is now helping make a difference in more than 65 countries. Learn more »

Mills College Joins Forces with American Conservatory Theater to Offer New Theater Studies Degree Program

Oakland, CA–March 07, 2014 Mills College will offer students a new theater curriculum beginning in the fall 2014 term, thanks to a partnership with San Francisco’s American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.). Learn more »

Mills College Conference Assembles Diverse Experts to Explore Growth in Social Enterprise

Oakland, CA–March 4, 2014 The daylong event will explore the dilemma of whether to scale or not to scale, which will eventually confront every organization seeking social impact—be they for-profit, hybrid, nonprofit, or public sector. Learn more »

Last Updated: 8/30/11