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Thursday, September 18, 2014

Reunion 2014

September 18 through 21, 2014

Mills College invites all alumnae to campus to join in four days of celebration. Visit the Reunion page to see the schedule of activities. To register, please contact Alumnae Relations Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm at 510.430.2123 or alumnae-relations@mills.edu for assistance.

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Crew 100th anniversary celebration activities

September 20 and 21

Share memories with former and current crew members and coaches on Saturday, then get back in the boat for an alumnae row on Sunday!

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Premiere theater performance of Fire Work in Berkeley

Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Berkeley, CA
Cost: $5
Enjoy this new work by acclaimed playwright Lauren Gunderson and stay after the show for a discussion with the artistic and casting directors.

Saturday, October 04, 2014

Heyday Playday fall 2014

Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: Mills College
RSVP requested
Join President DeCoudreaux, alumnae, and students to help beautify the campus.

  

September 9, 2014

Mills among the best in the West
Named one of the top ten colleges in the West by U.S. News & World Report, Mills was also recognized for providing high academic quality at a good price.

September 5, 2014

Business school hailed for positive impact
The Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business has been named one of the top-rated schools for social and environmental responsibility in Net Impact’s Business as UNusual guide to graduate programs.

September 2, 2014

What makes an A+ teacher?
In a HuffPost Live discussion, School of Education Dean Kathy Schultz denounced "the heavy weight of tests and accountability measures [that] supplant curriculum" in favor of careful teacher preparation and ongoing professional development.

August 26, 2014

College holds fast in top 10 of master’s universities
Washington Monthly’s annual College Guide issue has again placed Mills among schools that “focus on justice, scholarship, and the public good.”

August 21, 2014

College pioneers gender-inclusive admissions policy
Mills has become the first single-sex college in the country to implement an admissions policy for transgender applicants. In an interview on KQED Radio’s Forum, Vice President for Enrollment Management Brian O’Rourke and two current students discussed the groundbreaking approach.

August 14, 2014

Mills climbs the culinary charts
For three years running, The Daily Meal has named Mills among the nation’s top colleges for serving delicious meals, this year bolstering it to number 14 among 75 campuses.


Jocelyn Meggait, MFA '12, creates a free store, art gallery, and studio in Oakland's Dimond district
Meggait's latest project is one in a series of interactive installations that challenge consumerism and the assumptions of the capitalist market.

East Bay Express, September 10, 2014

Self-taught interior designer Lisa Gabrielson '91 shares her ideas of beautiful homes
An eclectic European influence is apparent in Gabrielson's work, which has been featured in Better Homes and Gardens and Southern Lady magazine.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, September 6, 2014

Musician Christopher Willits, MFA '02, celebrates the release of his album, Opening
Opening is a meditative "visual album" that presents ambient sound and images of the natural world.

www.sfgate.com, September 3, 2014

United Nations selects Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner '12 to present 2014 Climate Summit keynote address
Jetnil-Kijiner was chosen in a competition involving 544 candidates. Her home country, the Marshall Islands, is only a few meters above sea level and its existence is threatened by climate change.

www.wnd.com, September 2, 2014

Imperial Valley News, July 22, 2014

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