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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 »

The Daily Meal Names Mills One of the Top 60 Colleges for Campus Dining in America

Oakland, CA–September 19, 2013 Mills College has been named as one of the top 60 colleges for campus dining based on taste, nutrition, and sustainability. Learn more »

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

Oakland, CA–September 10, 2013 Mills College has been named as one of the top-tier regional universities in the country by U.S. News & World Report for the sixth consecutive year. Learn more »

School of Education Awarded Grant of Nearly $3 Million from National Science Foundation

Oakland, CA–August 30, 2013 Twenty prospective STEM teachers will be prepared and supported for long-term teaching assignments in the Oakland Unified School District. Learn more »

Oakland Tribune Op-ed Explains How Mills is Helping Oakland Students Get “Community Ready”

Oakland, CA–August 28, 2013 Professor of Education Joseph Kahne and research director Ellen Middaugh shed light on a new initiative to inspire students in Oakland’s public high schools. Learn more »

KCBS Radio Interviews Mills Professor About Chemical Weapons Use in Syria

Oakland, CA–August 27, 2013 Professor of Government Fred Lawson discusses international reactions to evidence that chemical weapons were used against Syrian civilians. Learn more »

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

Oakland, CA–August 26, 2013 Mills College recognized for contributions to public interest, community service, and rate of undergraduates who pursue PhDs. Learn more »

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

Oakland, CA–August 19, 2013 Business as UNusual guide ranks the Lokey Graduate School of Business fifth in social impact category. Learn more »

Mills Helps Boost Digital Media Literacy and Civic Engagement in Oakland’s Public High Schools

Oakland, CA–August 16, 2013 Joseph Kahne and Ellen Middaugh discuss the launch of a program that enables students to apply skills they learn in the classroom to important issues in their communities. Learn more »

Mills Ranked Among the 100 "Greenest" Colleges by Sierra Magazine

Oakland, CA–August 16, 2013 Mills College ranked one of America's 100 “coolest schools” by Sierra, the magazine of the Sierra Club. Learn more »

Mills Named One of the Best 378 Colleges in the Nation by The Princeton Review

Oakland, CA–August 07, 2013 Based largely on student surveys, the 2014 guide counts Mills among the top 15 percent of four-year colleges in the country. Learn more »

$4.9 Million MacArthur Foundation Grant Funds Additional Research on New Media and Youth Participation in Politics

Oakland, CA–July 25, 2013 Mills Professor Joseph Kahne will continue groundbreaking work to understand and advance the ways youth become politically active. Learn more »

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

Oakland, CA–July 10, 2013 Mills featured as one of the “best and most interesting” colleges and universities in the country. Learn more »

Mills Provost Wins Philip Taft
Labor History Book Award

Oakland, CA–July 03, 2013 Compelling new book traces the history of African American service in the military.
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HuffPost Live Features Mills Dean
Examining the Bias Against Mothers in Academia

Oakland, CA–June 21, 2013 School of Education Dean Kathy Schultz describes how mothers in academia can succeed and why they should try. Learn more »

Mills College Hosts KGO-TV Special Recognizing Promising High School Graduates

Oakland, CA–June 19, 2013 Mills College assists KGO-TV with its annual salute to the Bay Area’s outstanding high school graduates. Learn more »

Last Updated: 8/30/11