Press Releases

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative’s Head of Science, Dr. Cori Bargmann
Oakland, CA—March 12, 2019

On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, as part of the Russell Women in Science Lecture Series, Mills College will be honored to host guest speaker Dr. Cori Bargmann, PhD, Head of Science at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.

Graphic reading The Best Value Colleges: 200 Schools for Exceptional ROI for Your Tuition Investment.
Oakland, CA—February 27, 2019

Mills chosen from among 650 US colleges as one of the best for students seeking a superb education with great career preparation at an affordable price.

Mills Hall
Oakland, CA—February 20, 2019

The students, faculty, and staff at Mills College invite the Oakland and Bay Area community to join us for an educational and fun month of Black History celebrations both on and off campus.

Alameda Promise Young Women
Oakland, CA—February 1, 2019

Mills College is proud to join forces with the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) to remove barriers to a top-ranked college education for young women.

Tech Intersections
Oakland, CA—January 15, 2019

Tech Intersections: Womxn of Color in Computing is an affordable conference for underrepresented womxn of color in technology to come together, share ideas, and learn from each other's successes, challenges, and experiences.

machine learning
Oakland, CA—November 7, 2018

Mills is the first of five colleges in the nation to offer a new, free intensive in applied machine learning in partnership with Google.

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.

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.

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.