Oakland

Women In Music Fest panelists celebrate women working in the industry

The second annual Women In Music Festival supported women in the many fields within the music industry on April 5–8 in Oakland. Carmena Woodward, aka DJ Red Corvette, and Evangeline Elder started the festival in 2017 as a response to misogyny in the industry. This year they partnered with more organizations to bring more events and people, including a […]

2nd annual COLLECTIVE art show celebrates POC artists

The second annual COLLECTIVE art show showcased art made by people of color, at Movement Ink, a local clothing apparel store, on March 9, 2018. Mills students and non-Mills students submitted works of visual art, multimedia, live poetry and music. The space became a makeshift art gallery for the night with art sharing space with the hoodies and T-shirts Movement Ink is […]

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Colombian American diva Kali Uchis made Oakland’s Fox Theater swoon

Kali Uchis graced the stage in a sparkly bandeau top, high pony tail and black high-waisted pants ready to bless her fans with her music. Uchis performed with a drummer, guitarist and keys player at the Fox Theater in Oakland on Feb. 19.  Uchis performed songs from both of her albums “Por Vida” and “Drunken Babble” as […]

Initiative underway to address neighborhood transportation issues

Oakland held its first public meeting last week as part of an ongoing effort to improve transportation around Mills College and the surrounding communities.

Through crew’s eyes: a driving passion

Part one of three to Day in the Life of a Crew Member. Ashley Garza allows us to showcase her student athlete daily routine.

Students and educators protest tuition hikes and budget cuts

A rally in downtown Oakland was one of several events marking the National Day of Action for Public Education on March 4.

Athletic director wins prestigious award

Mills College Athletic Director Themy Adachi was awarded the Trailblazer Award Jan. 30 for her commitment to co-founding the Mills Community Tennis Program.

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