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Presidents' Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration logo
Oakland, CA—December 12, 2017

President Hillman becomes a founding president of the Presidents' Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration as part of a collective effort to improve how colleges and universities address immigration-related matters affecting their campuses.

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Oakland, CA—December 11, 2017

A new conference for women from underrepresented groups in technology will be held at Mills College in January.

Sheldon Smith Six Degrees of Freedom
Oakland, CA—December 4, 2017

Mills dance professor Sheldon Smith's world premiere of Six Degrees of Freedom reviewed in the San Francisco Chronicle.

Dancers Sue Li-Jue and Joan Lazarus
Oakland, CA—December 1, 2017

Dancers Sue Li-Jue and Joan Lazarus first met more than 30 years ago at Mills College. They are performing together again, reports the San Francisco Chronicle.

Korean American Art
Oakland, CA—November 30, 2017

The current exhibit at the Mills College Art Museum includes art by eight Bay Area Korean-American artists.

Slice Space 123 Logo
Oakland, CA—November 28, 2017

Culture Industry, a group exhibition on view at experimental gallery Slide Space 123, was recently featured on KQED Arts.

Meridith Monk Hewlett50 Arts Commissions
Oakland, CA—November 14, 2017

Mills College receives $150,000 grant to commission major new musical composition. The music department will lead a College-wide collaboration with world-class artist musician Meredith Monk to create an immersive performance piece in Oakland.

Catherine Wagner
Oakland, CA—November 13, 2017

Mills College Department Head of Arts and Visual Culture Catherine Wagner pays homage to Italian painter Giorgio Morandi at Anglim Gilbert Gallery.

Kirsten Saxton
Oakland, CA—November 9, 2017

Mills English professor Kirsten Saxton co-authors letter prompted by a disturbing essay published by Dr. Seo-Young Chu in Entropy.

Ajuan Mance
Oakland, CA—November 7, 2017

Over the course of the past six years, Mills College English Professor and Artist Ajuan Mance has been creating a series of portraits called 1001 Black Men.