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Student reading poetry
Oakland, CA—June 13, 2019

Mills College has been awarded a five-year, $500,000 grant to support a public humanities project that brings together Mills College creative writing and digital humanities students with poets and scholars working in Oakland and beyond.

A diverse group of students gather in front of a multicolored banner that reads
Oakland, CA—June 3, 2019

A machine learning intensive with Google gave Mills students a crash course in cutting-edge data science.

Members of Mills College's Class of 2019
Oakland, CA—May 23, 2019

What's next for the Class of 2019? From grad school to first gigs, these recent graduates are on the move.

Three members of the Class of 2019 excitedly participate in the Mills Commencement ceremonies.
Oakland, CA—May 18, 2019

Watch the playback of Commencement 2019. See Congresswoman Lauren Underwood, the first person of color, first woman, and first millennial to represent Illinois’ 14th district, address the Class of 2019, followed by the conferring of degrees.

Mills Farm Greenhouse
Oakland, CA—April 19, 2019

In honor of Earth Day, Mills College is taking a moment to celebrate its ongoing commitment to clean energy, sustainability, and doing its part in protecting the planet.

Mills College Celebrates Congresswoman Lauren Underwood as 131st Commencement speaker
Oakland, CA—April 12, 2019

Mills College Celebrates Congresswoman Lauren Underwood as 131st Commencement speaker

Robert Moses
Oakland, CA—April 12, 2019

Mills College is honored to announce the arrival of Robert Moses and Dr. Katherine Lipari as distinguished visiting professors for the 2019-20 academic year.

Dr. Wendi S. Williams
Oakland, CA—April 11, 2019

Mills College is delighted to announce that Dr. Wendi S. Williams has been appointed as the new dean of the School of Education effective July 1, 2019.

Action Collaborative on Preventing Sexual Harassment in Academia
Oakland, CA—April 10, 2019

Mills College is proud to join The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine and 43 distinguished colleges and universities to found an Action Collaborative on Preventing Sexual Harassment in Higher Education.

Professor Anahita (Ana) Mostafavi, is currently finishing her PhD at Princeton University in Biochemistry
Oakland, CA—April 3, 2019

Mills College is delighted to announce that five new tenure-track faculty are joining Mills in the 2019-20 academic year. Learn more about their backgrounds.