Mills College


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Mills College,

at Oakland, Calif.; for women; est. 1852 as the Young Ladies' Seminary at Benicia, Calif., moved 1871, chartered as Mills College 1885. The first women's college in the Far West, it has programs in English literature and creative writing, foreign languages and cultures, fine arts, social sciences, natural sciences, and mathematics. It is noted for its fine arts department; other resources include the Center for Contemporary Music and the Children's School.
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The "student cohort model"--in which small groups of ECE students with similar interests and characteristics pursue a bachelor's degree together, and receive targeted support services--emerged in Alameda, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, and San Francisco Counties, with programs at Antioch University, California State University-East Bay (CSU-East Bay), Mills College, San Francisco State University (SFSU), San Jose State University (SJSU), and the University of La Verne (ULV).
Following the composer from Tanglewood to Mills College to Juilliard to Harvard between 1960 and 1971, di Luzio elucidates Luciano Berio's absorption of experimental currents in American theater culture, as well as conceptions of gesture and linguistics.
In addition to her films, Halperin does her part to change the world by teaching video production and film animation at Mills College in Oakland, Calif., and at the University of San Francisco.
In United States academia, Columbia and Princeton universities collaborated in 1959 to create the Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center (CPEMC), whose example stimulated the establishment of additional academic studios such as those at the University of Illinois (1959), the University of Toronto (1959), the San Francisco Tape Center (1962), and Mills College (1966).
She also taught nonpros at the Film Arts Foundation, UC Santa Cruz, and Mills College. Her distinctive classes were edited into a book on screenwriting by Kim Bromley, a former visual effects producer at ILM.
Age: 50 Residence: San Francisco Education: BA, physical education, San Francisco State University, MA, dance, Mills College, Oakland, Calif.
She is Director of the Creative Writing Program at Mills College in Oakland, California.
One gamelan group rehearses twice a week at Mills College, in Oakland.
Creative Writing Program at Mills College, published six collections of
Mills College, which does not offer any hip-hop courses within their regular curriculum, brought on modern/street fusion choreographer Amy O'Neal to create a work and teach classes for a semester.
-The Northwest Christian women's soccer team defeated Mills College 6-0 Tuesday afternoon in a nonleague game.