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Thursday, March 26, 2015

Happy hour in Mountain View

Time: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Location: Mountain View, CA
RSVP Requested
Join alumnae at a local beer garden for happy hour specials.

 

Friday, March 27, 2015

Happy hour in Portland

Time: 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: Portland, OR
***This event has been CANCELLED.***
Join alumnae for happy hour at a renowned Pearl District restaurant.

 

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Walk across the Bay Bridge with AAMC President Lucy Do ’75

Time: 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Location: between Emeryville and Treasure Island, CA
RSVP requested
Get some fresh air with alumnae as you walk along the Bay Bridge trail with Lucy Do.

 

Saturday, April 04, 2015

Heyday Playday with President DeCoudreaux

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

 

  

March 26, 2015

Gallery showcases alumnae success
As part of an initiative to boost student recruitment, the College has produced a web gallery to show prospective students how graduates find success through their Mills education. Learn what alumnae in various fields have accomplished—and share their stories with anyone who may be considering enrolling at Mills.

March 26, 2015

Vote by May 8 for alumna trustee
Three alumnae-nominated candidates are vying for the 2015–18 term. All alumnae are encouraged to cast their votes for one candidate online or by mail using the paper ballot on the back of the spring Mills Quarterly, which will arrive in mailboxes soon.

March 26, 2015

Book travel, lodging for Reunion 2015
All alumnae are welcome back to campus September 24–27 to reconnect with classmates and faculty, meet students, and enjoy workshops, art, music, and meals together. Special activities are planned for members of class years ending in 0 and 5. The Reunion registration form and preliminary schedule will be available online in June.

March 26, 2015

Sign up for Summer Session 2015
Re-experience Mills’ academic excellence firsthand! Summer courses, which are open to alumnae and the general public, will run May 18 to July 10 and may be audited or taken for credit. Topics range from creative writing, digital journalism, and chocolate studies to art history, philosophy, and accounting. New this year is an online writing workshop. Questions? Contact the M Center at 510.430.2000.

February 25, 2015

Faculty add spark to symphony
Fred Frith and Roscoe Mitchell, famed veterans of experimental music and professors of music at Mills, collaborated with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in a performance combining avant-garde style with a classical ensemble.

Jennifer Bermon ’93 explores women’s self-images in photo exhibition
In a collection Bermon initially conceived while still at Mills, portraits of women are paired with their own writings about the way they look.

The Huffington Post, March 25, 2015

Story of Betty Thompson Diggs ’79 demonstrates undying determination and love
A hard-working entrepreneur with a dogged belief in the importance of family, Diggs helped her son—famed Bay Area rapper J. Diggs—rebuild his life after prison.

Vallejo Times-Herald, March 25, 2015

Jetsetter Miriam Warren ’02 shares travel tips
Having “landed” a position as vice president of new markets at Yelp, Warren spends half her time traveling, so she offered up some advice on combating jet lag, dealing with crying kids, and chatting with passengers.

San Francisco Business Times, March 23, 2015

Beatrice Springborn ’98 on the future of TV
Springborn describes her ambition to “change the conversation about Hulu,” where she is head of original programming.

Los Angeles Times, March 8, 2015

Claire Ptak ’97 transforms London’s baking scene
The bakery owner, cookbook author, and former Chez Panisse pastry chef draws on her California roots when serving up delicious goods to the city’s east side.

The Telegraph, February 26, 2015

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Join us September 24-27 for Reunion 2015, which honors all alumnae, particularly those with class years ending in 5 and 0. Make your travel and lodging plans now.

The Alumnae Association of Mills College (AAMC) promotes the interests of Mills alumnae and helps shape the future of Mills College. Visit the AAMC online at its website.