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2019 Inspiring Programs in Stem Award from Insight into Diversity Magazine
Oakland, CA—August 8, 2019

Mills College is proud to announce that the Jill Barrett Biology Research Program has been selected to receive the prestigious 2019 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.

Mills Hall
Oakland, CA—August 7, 2019

For the 15th consecutive year, Mills College has been selected as one of the top colleges in the country by The Princeton Review and featured in their 2020 college guide, The Best 385 Colleges.

Fulbright logo
Oakland, CA—July 22, 2019

From Candomblé drumming to beekeeping, these Mills grads are making their mark and exploring new horizons in far distant places.

A print from the Mills College Summer Book Art Institute features a collage of image, shape, and text in semi-transparent shades of yellow, pink, and blue.
Oakland, CA—July 11, 2019

Accomplished book artists and printmakers join legendary Mills professor Julie Chen to offer a world-class summer workshop.

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