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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Upon graduating from Mills College in 1945, she maintained contact with Darius and Madeleine Milhaud (Darius's wife), often attending Milhaud's birthday celebrations at Mills College.
Ajuan Mance is an English professor at Mills College and a lifelong artist and writer.
Along with composers Ramon Sender and Morton Subotnick, Oliveros co-founded the San Francisco Tape Music Center in 1961 and became the director of the center when it moved to Mills College in Oakland in the fall of 1966.
France Viana, an MFA student at Mills College, used Filipino American foods as both subject and medium of her works and was chosen from among almost 100 applicants by a panel of judges including artist, writer and independent curator Kevin B.
Colin Adams is a faculty member of Mills College in California.
Cowell Foundation, Mills College, Holy Names University, and Philippine International Aid, in addition to other positions.
The result: a gathering of hand-selected winemakers to be held at her alma mater, Mills College, on July 18.
Lemieux is studying for her bachelor's degree in sociology at Mills College in Oakland, California.
Beacons drill Mills College, 7-0, in women's soccer win
The elegant strength and endurance represented in this 160-year-old centerpiece of the Mills College campus reminds me of many of the buildings on those postcards I purchased while traveling.
In celebration of Women's History Month, Mills College is proud to present the annual Russell Women in Science Lecture Series: Leadership Beyond the Lab.