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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 »

Mills Professor Publishes Fifth Book, Dissident Writings of Arab Women: Voices Against Violence

Oakland, CA–February 28, 2014 Professor of French and Francophone Studies at Mills College Brinda Mehta has published a groundbreaking new book entitled Dissident Writings of Arab Women: Voices Against Violence (Routledge2014). Learn more »

American Conservatory Theater Brings Romeo and Juliet to Mills College

Oakland, CA–February 25, 2014 The American Conservatory Theater (ACT) brings Will on Wheels, the theater’s touring production of Shakespeare classics to Mills College. Learn more »

Congresswomen Lead Women’s Economic Empowerment Forum at Mills College

Oakland, CA–February 12, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi led a women’s economic empowerment forum at Mills. Learn more »

Congresswoman Barbara Lee and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Unveil Shirley Chisholm Stamp

Oakland, CA–February 01, 2014 Congresswoman Barbara Lee and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi unveil Shirley Chisholm Stamp at Mills College Learn more »

Mills College Welcomes Debra Chasnoff, Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow and Academy Award-Winning Filmmaker

Oakland, CA–February 05, 2014 Visiting fellow’s highly acclaimed documentaries are hailed by educators as an effective tool to open dialogue and inspire activism related to challenging issues affecting young people’s lives and school environments Learn more »

Contra Costa Times Features Historic Event at Mills College

Oakland, CA–February 05, 2014 Mills alumna, Congresswoman Barbara Lee '73, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and former Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey celebrate the legacy of Shirley Chisholm. Learn more »

Mills College Announces Partnership with 100Kin10, a National Network to Grow STEM Teaching Force

Oakland, CA–February 04, 2014 The Mills College School of Education has been selected to become a partner with 100Kin10, a national network to recruit and prepare 100,000 science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) teachers by 2012. Learn more »

Congresswomen Lead Women's Economic Empowerment Forum at Mills

Oakland, CA–January 27, 2014 Mills alumna, Congresswoman Barbara Lee '73, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey (retired) to attend special event. Learn more »

Mills VP for Enrollment Interviewed about Obama’s Call to Action

Oakland, CA–January 17, 2014 In response to President Obama’s call to action, Mills College VP for Enrollment Management Brian O’Rourke responds to the Administration’s agenda to make college more affordable. Learn more »

Mills Student Reporters Investigate Dramatic Changes at Oakland’s Public Libraries

Oakland, CA–January 15, 2014 KALW Public Radio show, Crosscurrents, features special reports produced by Mills students. Learn more »

Shirley Chisholm Stamp Dedication Ceremony Kicks off Black History Month at Mills

Oakland, CA–January 15, 2014 Mills College is proud to celebrate Black History Month by presenting several exciting events this year. Learn more »

Mills College Architect is First Woman to Win 2014 Architectural Gold Medal

Oakland, CA–December 17, 2013 Mills architect Julia Morgan has been posthumously awarded the first Gold Medal ever given to a woman by the American Institute of Architects. Learn more »

Professor of English Stephen Ratcliffe Featured on KUSF Radio

Oakland, CA–December 11, 2013 Poet, author, and critic Stephen Ratcliffe reads excerpts from his book Selected Days. Learn more »

Mills Public Policy Students Help Enhance Oakland Business Development

Oakland, CA–December 10, 2013 Merchants from Oakland's Eastlake District recently benefited from the combined brain power of Mills Master of Public Policy students. Learn more »

Mills Students Use Cartographic Skills to Aid Typhoon Recovery Effort

Oakland, CA–November 14, 2013 Mills students aid Philippine recovery efforts through online peer production mapping project. Learn more »

Mills Teacher Scholars featured in Educational Leadership

Oakland, CA–October 29, 2013 This month’s issue examines two different leadership models shaping the roles of teachers today. Learn more »

Associate Professor of English Kathryn Reiss Featured in The Atlantic

Oakland, CA–October 23, 2013 What are the eight habits of highly successful young-adult fiction authors? Best-selling authors share their strategies for success. Learn more »

Mills College Announces Exciting January Course Schedule

Oakland, CA–October 08, 2013 From flash mob performance art to the economics of climate change, community members are invited to register for a new January session offering an eclectic mix of college courses. Learn more »

Last Updated: 8/30/11