Clubs collaborate to celebrate Coming Out Day

Lola Skipper Queer clubs at Mills celebrated National Coming Out Day last week with a variety of events. There were poets, films, and a naughty and nice bake sale featuring X- and G-rated treats on-campus Tues., Oct. 11. Mouthing Off, one of the clubs, raised about $90 from the student-baked goodies, according to junior Helen […]

AAMC and College compromise

The annual fund for Mills is now run by the College, and the alumnae association receives its operating budget from the College while retaining its non-profit status, according to an agreement reached over the summer after a year of negotiations. The Alumnae Association of Mills College can continue to raise funds for its own operations, […]

Annual Fund starts anew under OIA

After some renovation, with new equipment and a load of new staff, the Mills College Annual Fund started July 1 under the Office of Institutional Advancement. “The purpose of the annual fund is to get the college money for current-use projects,” said Annual Fund Director Holly Stanco. With a full staff, including 20 new student […]

New Dean of Students Starts

Photo by Laura K. Cucullu New Dean of Students Joanna Iwata has hit the ground running. Hired at the end of last spring, Iwata heads the Division of Student Life, formerly known as the Office of Student Life, encompassing student services centered around life and well-being. With a 20-year history in student services at both […]

College and AAMC Deal Expected

While negotiations over the alumnae association appear to be nearing an end, speculation is heavy and parties remain tight-lipped about the expected outcome. What is clear is that the Office of Institutional Advancement is preparing to start its own annual fund on July 1, and there’s a group of alumnae with a lot to say […]

New Dean of Student Life Announced

The new Dean of Student Life Joanna Iwata was announced May 2. Iwata, the former director of Student Involvement at East Carolina University, will officially fill the position May 16. Iwata served as the assistant director of Student Activities at Mills from 1982-1984. “We’re looking forward to having her back,” President Janet Holmgren said. “She’s […]

Public Safety Blotter

Wednesday, April 20, 20053:00 p.m. American Medical Response on-site no incident.Saturday, April 23, 200510:44 a.m. Underwood Apartments Trespass complaint. 1:14 p.m. Reinhardt Alumnae House Perimeter door found propped open with rock.Sunday, April 24, 20051:55 p.m. Ege Hall B-wing Perimeter door alarm. Tuesday, April 26, 200511:56 a.m. Tea Shop Theft report.7:52 p.m. Non-registered walker with two […]

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