News Stories

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Middlebury at Mills students
Oakland, CA—March 28, 2019

For the 11th and final summer, Mills College will host Middlebury College's language immersion program. Mills wishes to recognize the strong, mutually beneficial partnership that has existed since 2009.

Mills College Professor, Dr. Darcelle Lahr, Director of the Women's Social Entrepreneurship Center and Angel Burns (the WSEC’s first-ever client), featured on KTVU - Channel 2
Oakland, CA—March 26, 2019

We celebrated the grand opening of the Women's Social Entrepreneurship Center (WSEC) in East Oakland. The WSEC fosters transformative change by providing tools for women of color to launch and grow their social ventures.

KQED leads community discussion at Mills College.
Oakland, CA—March 7, 2019

Will first-generation students be able to enter and achieve a college diploma? These and many other issues facing students desiring a higher education degree in California are critical topics for a two-part series hosted by the KQED Community Action Panel.