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$6.2 Million Grant Funding Maintains School of Education Program Supporting College-Bound Students

Oakland, CA–June 22, 2012 US Department of Education Upward Bound grants help provide access to college for low-income and first-generation students. Learn more »

Women in Public Service Project Joins Forces with Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Oakland, CA–June 22, 2012 Secretary of State Hillary Clinton collaborates with women’s colleges to achieve 50 percent mark for women in public service worldwide by 2050. Learn more »

Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business Net Impact Chapter Receives Gold Status

Oakland, CA–June 18, 2012 Net Impact has awarded the MBA Net Impact Chapter at the Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business, one of this year’s prestigious Gold ratings. Learn more »

Jeannik Méquet Littlefield Concert Hall Wins Prestigious American Institute of Architects Historic Preservation Award

Oakland, CA–May 04, 2012 The San Francisco chapter of the American Institute of Architects recently announced winners of its 2012 Historic Preservation Awards. The Jeannik Méquet Littlefield Concert Hall was recognized for outstanding restoration work that has preserved part of the San Francisco Bay Area’s cultural heritage. Learn more »

Graduate School of Business Dean Discusses Shifts in the Workforce on KCBS Radio

Oakland, CA–April 26, 2012 Deborah Merrill-Sands, dean of the Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business at Mills College, shared her insight on workforce trends in a discussion of the annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day on KCBS. Learn more »

Lokey Graduate School of Business Dean and Authority on Women’s Workforce Issues Featured on KCBS Radio

Oakland, CA–April 20, 2012 Deborah Merrill-Sands, dean of the Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business at Mills College, shared her expertise on women and business in response to a new Pew Center Research study. Learn more »

Mills College Featured in Princeton Review’s Guide to 322 Green Colleges

Oakland, CA–April 19, 2012 Mills College is proud to announce it has been selected as one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the US and Canada by The Princeton Review. Learn more »

Mills College Receives Grant to Boost Digital Media Literacy and Civic Engagement in Oakland High Schools

Oakland, CA–April 18, 2012 Mills College, in partnership with the National Writing Project and the Oakland Unified School District, has received a grant to support digital media literacy and civic engagement in high schools. Learn more »

Inspirational Champion of Refugee Children to Deliver Commencement Address at Mills College

Oakland, CA–April 10, 2012 Mills College will celebrate its 124th Commencement on May 12 with an address given by Luma Mufleh, an innovative social entrepreneur who gives voice to the experience of refugees in America. Learn more »

Funding Social Ventures: Mills College Conference Explores New Ways to Create Positive Social Impact

Oakland, CA–April 03, 2012 With unemployment and poverty on the rise in the US, what is the best way to build thriving communities and economies? Learn more »

Mills Faculty Featured in Princeton Review’s the Best 300 Professors

Oakland, CA–April 03, 2012 According to the Princeton Review, Mills College has two of the best professors in the country. Learn more »

Mills College Debuts New Lecture Series to Help Inspire Future Female Scientists

Oakland, CA–April 03, 2012 Mills College is proud to announce the new Russell Women in Science Lecture Series: Leadership Beyond the Lab. Learn more »

Iconic Musician and Mills College Professor Roscoe Mitchell Featured on KQED’s Forum

Oakland, CA–March 30, 2012 Roscoe Mitchell, the distinguished Darius Milhaud professor of music, was interviewed on KQED’s Forum about a lifetime of musical innovation and his upcoming concert. Learn more »

Lilly Ledbetter, Champion of Equal Pay for Women, to Speak at Mills College

Oakland, CA–March 21, 2012 Lilly Ledbetter, a civil rights activist who spent a decade advocating for equal pay, will bring her story of determination and perseverance to Mills College Learn more »

Alecia DeCoudreaux to Address Future Academic Leaders

Oakland, CA–March 20, 2012 Mills College President Alecia DeCoudreaux has been selected to deliver a special address at the Executive Leadership Academy. Learn more »

Mills College Premieres Renowned Musician Roscoe Mitchell's Compositions

Oakland, CA–March 13, 2012 The Mills College Music Department is proud to present a concert of recent works by its Distinguished Darius Milhaud Professor of Music Roscoe Mitchell. Learn more »

Panel to Explore Misrepresentation of Women in the Media

Oakland, CA–March 07, 2012 Is the media’s disparaging portrayal of women making it more difficult for them to achieve leadership positions? The documentary Miss Representation explores this theory. Learn more »

Mills College Students to Document Recession’s Effects for KALW Public Radio

Oakland, CA–March 01, 2012 Mills College students are venturing into the world of journalism as they try their hand at investigative reporting. Learn more »

Mills College Professor Shares Insight on Syrian Conflict with NBC Bay Area News

Oakland, CA–February 29, 2012 Mills College Professor of Government Fred Lawson, an authority on Middle East politics, talked with NBC Bay Area host Brent Cannon about the situation in Syria. Learn more »

Mills College Receives Grant to Further Lesson Study Research

Oakland, CA–August 9, 2012 Mills College is proud to announce that it has received a grant from the Toyota USA Foundation to support research into the practice of Lesson Study. Learn more »

Last Updated: 8/9/17