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

Oakland, CA–June 13, 2013 Award recognizes Net Impact Chapter as a leader in meeting rigorous requirements in its social, economic, and environmental programs.
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KCBS Radio Features Mills School of Education Dean on the Topic of Grouping Students by Ability

Oakland, CA–June 10, 2013 Katherine Schultz explains why the resurgence of a controversial classroom practice may not be a good idea. Learn more »

Mills President Alecia DeCoudreaux Featured
in Diversity & the Bar Magazine Cover Story

Oakland, CA–May 31, 2013 In-depth article highlights how DeCoudreaux’s distinguished legal career and passion for higher education made her uniquely suited to lead Mills. Learn more »

Distinguished Scholar Kimberley L. Phillips
Named Mills College Provost and Dean of the Faculty

Oakland, CA–May 30, 2013 New provost brings decades of teaching, curriculum development, and faculty leadership experience to Mills. Learn more »

Mills English Department Welcomes Achy Obejas as Distinguished Visiting Writer

Oakland, CA–May 28, 2013 Prominent Cuban American writer who focuses on identity issues will teach and work closely with Mills students. Learn more »

Mills College 125th Commencement
Featured on KGO Radio’s Good News in Oakland

Oakland, CA–May 17, 2013 Story highlights Mills’ contributions to educating women, preparing leaders, and contributing to the community. Learn more »

Mills College Appoints Martha A. Crunkleton to the Barbara Lee Distinguished Chair in Women’s Leadership

Oakland, CA–May 16, 2013 US diplomat and higher education leader will teach in the Mills College Public Policy Program. Learn more »

Forbes.com “Grateful Graduates Index” Shows
Mills Alumnae Value the ROI of a Mills Degree

Oakland, CA–May 15, 2013 Forbes.com index shows the value placed on a liberal arts education. Learn more »

Oakland Tribune  Op-Ed: Mills College Dean Says Next
Superintendent of Oakland Schools Must Understand Teaching

Oakland, CA–May 08, 2013 Mills Dean of Education Katherine Schultz—an expert on preparing teachers for urban schools—explains why current five-year plan should continue. Learn more »

Mills College Partners in Brainstorm Challenge
to Develop Leadership Capacity in Women
and Girls Globally

Oakland, CA–May 07, 2013 Initiative encourages individuals to contribute ideas that foster collaboration between women’s groups and increase women’s influence. Learn more »

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

Oakland, CA–May 03, 2013 Mills President empowers women and girls through education. Learn more »

Mills College Professor of Studio Art
Catherine Wagner Awarded Prestigious Rome Prize

Oakland, CA–April 18, 2013 Wagner is one of 30 artists selected for 2013–14 residence and a working studio in Rome. Learn more »

Mills College President Alecia DeCoudreaux to Deliver Undergraduate Commencement Address at Indiana University

Oakland, CA–April 17, 2013 DeCoudreaux—who received her JD from Indiana University—to receive an honorary degree from IU. Learn more »

Mills College Featured in The Princeton Review’s Annual Guide to Green Colleges

Oakland, CA–April 17, 2013 Mills College is proud to announce it has been selected as one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada by The Princeton Review. Learn more »

Mills College Shows its Green Side with Earth Week
Activities Celebrating Campus-wide Commitment
to Sustainability

Oakland, CA–April 12, 2013 Assortment of fun and educational activities include a rubber duck race, an herbal remedies class, and a “how-slow-can-you-go” bicycle race. Learn more »

Mills College Students Featured on Huffington Post and Student Voice Blogs

Oakland, CA–April 12, 2013 Theresa Soares ’16 and Natalie Meier ’15 embody Mills students’ continued efforts to make a difference in their world. Learn more »

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 »

Last Updated: 8/30/11