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Award-Winning Documentary Producer and Advocate for Girls' Rights to Deliver Mills College Commencement Address

Oakland, CA–April 10, 2013 Holly Gordon, executive producer of the “landmark documentary,” Girl Rising, shares proof that educating girls can break cycles of poverty and make the world a better place. Learn more »

KCBS Radio Features Mills Professor's Unique Slant on Same-Sex Marriage Debate

Oakland, CA–March 27, 2013 Professor Ajuan Mance explains how a range of opinions on same-sex marriage exists within the LGBTQ community. Learn more »

Mills College Announces Exciting New Summer Course Schedule

Oakland, CA–March 20, 2013 From financial accounting to hip-hop pedagogy, community members are invited to register for a new summer session offering an eclectic mix of college courses. Learn more »

Mills Students Invited to Women in Public Service
Project’s Institute for Women’s Leadership

Oakland, CA–March 08, 2013 Students will collaborate with women from 16 nations to help advance women’s political leadership. Learn more »

Mills College President Honored by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women

Oakland, CA–March 02, 2013 Mills College President Alecia DeCoudreaux acknowledged for her decades- long commitment to the advancement of women. Learn more »

Mills College Professor of Art Hung Liu Profiled in Feature Article

Oakland, CA–March 01, 2013 Profile and images capture essence of Mills professor and cherished Bay Area artist Hung Liu. Learn more »

Get Ready for the Next One: Former USGS Director Marcia McNutt Gives Lesson in Earthquake Readiness at Mills College Event

Oakland, CA–February 28, 2013 Geophysicist presents insight on California quakes and disaster prevention at Russell Women in Science Lecture. Learn more »

Mills College Conference Assembles Country’s Foremost Experts in Social Enterprise

Oakland, CA–February 26, 2013 Social entrepreneurs will learn how to earn financial returns while addressing society’s needs and challenges. Learn more »

Combination of Fact and Fiction Yields Media Interest in Mills Professor’s Exhibition

Oakland, CA–February 22, 2013 Czech-Jewish storytelling blends writing, photography, art, artifacts, and letters to Franz Kafka. Learn more »

Mills College Receives Silver STARS Rating
for Campus-Wide Sustainability Efforts

Oakland, CA–February 15, 2013 High scores reflect Mills’ commitment to responsible environmental stewardship. Learn more »

Mills Presents NPR Senior National Correspondent Linda Wertheimer in Conversation with Christine Pelosi

Oakland, CA–February 11, 2013 The two inspiring women take the stage to kick off Women’s History Month at Mills. Learn more »

Mills Student Reporters Go Behind the Scenes of Oakland Public Schools for KALW Public Radio

Oakland, CA–February 04, 2013 Public radio reporting program allows Mills students to uncover hidden gems in the budget-worn public school district. Learn more »

Provost Sandra Greer Featured on Huffington Post Discussing Compelling Benefits of a Liberal Arts Education

Oakland, CA–January 18, 2013 Insightful article’s provocative thinking explains how a liberal arts education provides unlimited potential. Learn more »

Mills College Professor of Art Catherine Wagner’s New Exhibit Featured in the San Francisco Chronicle

Oakland, CA–January 17, 2013 Mills College professor’s “seductive” photography exhibit, trans/literate, turns the lens on braille volumes of classic books. Learn more »

Hung Liu: Offerings Embodies Mills College Spirit of Cultural Expression through Art

Oakland, CA–December 18, 2012 Mills College Art Museum features two large-scale installations by renowned artist and Mills Professor of Art Hung Liu. Learn more »

Mills College Professor Featured in Several Media Interviews Discussing the Latest Developments in Syria

Oakland, CA–December 14, 2012 Media outlets tap expertise of Mills Professor of Government Fred Lawson in reports on US involvement in Syria. Learn more »

Late Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck Served Pivotal Role in the History of Music at Mills College

Oakland, CA–December 06, 2012 Mills Professor of Music David Bernstein provides historical background and insight into the late Brubeck’s storied career as a jazz innovator. Learn more »

Mills Professor Featured on KCBS Radio Examining Role of Chemical Weapons in Syrian Conflict

Oakland, CA–December 04, 2012 Mills Professor Fred Lawson breaks down complex developments in the Syrian uprising. Learn more »

HuffPost Live Features Mills College Professor of Education on the Debate over Cursive Writing in Public Schools

Oakland, CA–November 30, 2012 Mills College Professor Ingrid Seyer-Ochi describes the roots of arguments in favor of-and against-teaching cursive writing in public schools. Learn more »

KGO Radio Features Mills MFA Student Discussing Community Engagement through Poetry and Prose

Oakland, CA–November 29, 2012 KGO Radio’s “Good News Oakland” highlights Mills full-tuition assistantships and community writing programs. Learn more »

Last Updated: 8/30/11