Schedule of Events


Friday, September 23, 2016

Installation/Convocation Ceremony
9:45 am to 12:00 pm
Holmgren Meadow

The installation of Mills' 14th president will be combined with our annual celebration of the start of the academic year—Convocation—featuring keynote speaker Dr. Imani Perry, Hughes-Rogers Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University. Join members of the Mills community, delegates from colleges across the country, and distinguished visitors as Elizabeth L. Hillman assumes her role as president of Mills College.

Community Lunch
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
President's Meadow

Enjoy a celebratory lunch after the ceremony with President Hillman, students, faculty, staff, alumnae/i, trustees, distinguished visitors, friends of the College, and Family Weekend guests.