Occupying Wall Street and Social Change: a Look at its Potential and Pitfalls

Oakland, CA–October 19, 2011 What would it take for the Occupy Wall Street movement to successfully achieve social and policy change? Join Public Policy Professor Carol Chetkovich and the Mills College community in an open forum that explores this movement. Learn more »

How Opportunity Fund CEO is Jumpstarting the Economy Through Microlending

Oakland, CA–October 13, 2011 The Mills College Center for Socially Responsible Business presents “Microlending in the Bay Area: Successes and Challenges to Growth.”
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Mills College Welcomes Distinguished Visiting Professor of Business

Oakland, CA–October 13, 2011 Mills College is pleased to welcome Deborah M. Kolb, an international expert on gender issues in negotiation and women’s leadership, as the distinguished visiting professor at the Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business. Learn more »

Harvesting Change: Farmworker Rights Conference at Mills College

Oakland, CA–October 12, 2011 Mills College, known for its unwavering commitment to social justice, will be the site of “Harvesting Change,” an independently organized TEDxFruitvale conference on October 14. Learn more »

President Alecia A. DeCoudreaux is Featured Guest on KQED's Forum

Oakland, CA–October 04, 2011 Mills President Alecia A. DeCoudreaux discussed her new role and the role of women’s colleges with host Michael Krasny on KQED Radio’s popular Forum program. Learn more »

Mills College Hosts Popular Mathematician

Oakland, CA–September 28, 2011 Illustrious math professor and magician Arthur Benjamin is speaking to Mills College audiences this week. Learn more »

Mills Celebrates a New Chapter in College's History

Oakland, CA–September 23, 2011 Students, alumnae, faculty, and staff share their thoughts as Mills begins a new academic year with a new president. Learn more »

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

Oakland, CA–September 13, 2011 Mills College has been named one of the top regional universities in the country for the fourth consecutive year. Learn more »

Media Advisory: Mills College Inauguration

Oakland, CA–September 07, 2011 Media is invited to attend the inauguration of Alecia A. DeCoudreaux as the 13th president of Mills College. Learn more »

Live Simulcast: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Keynote Address at Women and Economy Summit

Oakland, CA–September 08, 2011 Mills to host the East Bay live simulcast of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s keynote address: “Some Leaders are Born Women” on Friday, September 16, at 9:00 am. Learn more »

Mills College Inaugurates Alecia A. DeCoudreaux as its 13th President

Oakland, CA–September 07, 2011 On Friday, September 23, 2011, the Board of Trustees of Mills College will inaugurate Alecia A. DeCoudreaux as the 13th president of Mills. Learn more »

Mills Athletics Director Themy Adachi Named Administrator of the Year

Oakland, CA–August 31, 2011 Mills Athletics Director Themy Adachi will be honored as administrator of the year at a national conference in October. Learn more »

Mills College Ranked in the Top 30 of Master’s Universities by Washington Monthly

Oakland, CA–August 29, 2011 The Washington Monthly’s annual College Guide issue has ranked Mills College among the top 50 master’s universities in the nation. Learn more »

Mills Ranked in the Top 50 of America’s Coolest “Green” Schools

Oakland, CA–August 22, 2011 Mills College ranked in the top 50 of America’s coolest schools according to Sierra, the magazine of the Sierra Club. Learn more »

Mills Featured in Fiske Guide to Colleges for Sixth Consecutive Year

Oakland, CA–August 09, 2011 For the sixth consecutive year, Mills College has been featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges. Learn more »

Mills Named One of the 376 Best Colleges in the Nation by The Princeton Review

Oakland, CA–August 03, 2011 Mills College has been selected as one of the top colleges in the country according to the 2012 edition of The Princeton Review’s Best 376 Colleges. Learn more »

Mills College Receives Grant to Advance Opportunities for Women in the Sciences

Oakland, CA–July 07, 2011 Mills College is pleased to announce it has received a $2.5 million grant from the Joseph and Vera Long Foundation. Learn more »

Alecia A. DeCoudreaux Begins Presidency

Oakland, CA–July 01, 2011 It was a milestone occasion today when Alecia A. DeCoudreaux officially assumed her duties at Mills College, becoming the 13th president of the 159-year-old women’s college. Learn more »

Janet L. Holmgren Recognized for Outstanding Service to Carnegie Foundation

Oakland, CA–June 10, 2011 Mills College President Janet L. Holmgren’s outstanding 12-year service to the Board of Trustees of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching will be recognized during their annual meeting in Washington DC, June 13–14, 2011. Learn more »

Mills College Announces Joint MBA/MA Degree in Educational Leadership

Oakland, CA–May 3, 2011 In response to escalating challenges facing California and the nation’s public schools, Mills College is pleased to announce a new joint degree in educational leadership that will debut this fall. Learn more »

Last Updated: 8/30/11