Press Releases

Oakland district 6 city council debate
Oakland, CA—September 12, 2018

Mills College will host a debate between all five candidates running to represent District 6 on the Oakland City Council.

Mills Hall
Oakland, CA—September 11, 2018

Mills College has been named one of the top regional universities in the West by U.S. News and World Report for the eleventh consecutive year.

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Oakland, CA—September 6, 2018

Elizabeth L. Hillman, President of Mills College, recently announced that Dr. John Marx, a 2018−19 American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow, will spend the full academic year on campus.

Beekeeper
Oakland, CA—September 4, 2018

The Mills Community Farm is the recipient of a Feed a Bee forage grant and will soon unveil its new pollinator green screen established specifically to offer increased habitat and nutrition sources for local pollinators.

Mills Hall
Oakland, CA—August 7, 2018

The Princeton Review recognizes Mills as one of the best colleges in the nation for the 14th consecutive year.

Mills Hall
Oakland, CA—July 25, 2018

Mills College today announced its commitment and support of a transfer pathway between the Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities (AICCU) and the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office.

online learning
Oakland, CA—July 10, 2018

To meet a critical need for leadership, advocacy, and policy change in K-12 education, the Mills College School of Education (SOE) began enrollment today for a new online master of arts degree in educational leadership.

Fiske Guide to Colleges
Oakland, CA—July 9, 2018

For the 13th consecutive year, Mills College is featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges.

Professor Jennifer E. Smith
Oakland, CA—July 2, 2018

Mills College Professor of Biology Jennifer E. Smith, a team of five undergraduate students, and collaborator and coauthor Andy Sih at the University of California Davis recently examined the effects of architecture and personality on the social behavior of ground squirrels.

Sexual Harrassment Cover
Oakland, CA—June 12, 2018

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a report on sexual harassment today. Mills College President Elizabeth L. Hillman has been a working member of the Academies' blue-ribbon study committee since 2016.