Abigail Jeffers ’21, who graduated last winter with a degree in biochemistry and molecular biology, just experienced her fourth summer in scientific research with Mills faculty. Between conducting some sessions in person and others completely online, she was ready for whatever this summer might throw at her. “My experience two years ago allowed me to
From birth, Jim Graham’s entire life has been inextricably tied to Mills history. He recounts more than 70 years of memories.
After a relatively uneventful fall semester, upcoming J-term and spring classes at Mills will continue with a pandemic-era hybrid approach that incorporates both online and in-person learning. While the mix will still heavily lean toward the virtual, several more courses will meet on campus in 2021, including lab sciences and art studios. There were plenty
The Mills experience has stirred many a writer to center the campus in their creative works.
While climate change is more of a reality and less of a hypothetical, there are still actions the College can take to lower its carbon footprint.
The Mills campus can feel like a world unto itself, but that doesn’t stop questions about citizenship from coming through the front gates.
The way forward for Mills involves stronger partnerships with the Oakland communities surrounding campus.
What was once an infirmary is now a set of classrooms—and vice versa! Over 150 years, the Mills campus has evolved in many different directions.
The Mills Community Farm gives students the chance to get their hands dirty while learning how to grow their own food–and about larger issues of inequality.
By Kate Robinson Beckwith, MFA ’13 Built in 1949 with funding from Mills alumnae, Reinhardt Alumnae House (RAH) was designed by architect Clarence Mayhew to serve as the campus home of the Alumnae Association of Mills College (AAMC). While RAH continues to fill its original purpose, today it also serves the wider community as a