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Oakland, CA—January 29, 2018

Mills College hosts Explore College: Mills Preview and Admission Day. As part of the Oakland Promise initiative, OUSD seniors are invited to submit an application that will be reviewed for an admission decision and considered for merit scholarships during the February 10 event.

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Oakland, CA—January 23, 2018

Over the past five years, the US has seen a major rise in the number of coding bootcamps. In a recent EdSurge article, two computer science professors explain how the MA in Interdisciplinary Computer Science (ICS) program at Mills College is different.

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Oakland, CA—January 17, 2018

Mills College is proud to announce a special, sold out screening of DOLORES, a film documenting the life of labor activist Dolores Huerta, on Friday, February 2, 2018.

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Oakland, CA—January 16, 2018

Juliana Spahr and Stephanie Young tell the Chronicle of Higher Education how female professors and students are affected by sexual harassment.

March Fong Eu
Oakland, CA—January 9, 2018

Mills College Mourns the Loss of Mills Alumna and Former California Secretary of State March Fong Eu ’47

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Oakland, CA—December 19, 2017

Mills Alumna Meghan Hunt '17 reveals that officers who are hungry and stressed are more likely to pull over African Americans in traffic stops.

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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.