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Earthquake hits Oakland

On July 20 at 4:42 a.m., an earthquake from the Hayward fault rocked East Bay residents. This natural disaster reminded Mills, located over faults, of earthquake safety. Centered about 2 miles northeast of Oakland and about 3.6 miles below the surface, the earthquake was a 4.

Unpaid parking tickets will result in towing

Mills' Public Safety will enforce parking violations on Mills campus by early April, said Director of Public Safety Michael Lopez. Parking tickets on campus range from $10 to $100 and double after a 14 day grace period expires. According to Lopez, three unpaid parking citations will result in Public Safety having the car towed off campus.

High bookstore costs prompt students to get textbooks illegally

Students say textbook theft and copyright infringements are justifiable considering high bookstore costs. After the $3,000 tuition increase for the 2006-2007 school year, Mills students are now saying textbook costs at the Mills bookstore are unjust and have found ways to avoid the high costs.

Mills public radio makes waves

The Mills College Intermediate Pubic Radio 2006-2007 students won three awards for their documentary, "The Drop Out Dilemma."

The piece, which aired on National Public Radio affiliate KALW in San Francisco, focused on Oakland public schools and their recent reform movements.

Laughing Bones welcomes visitors

Courtesy of Oakland Museum of California Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a Latino celebration dedicated to honoring the lives of…

More laundry at Mills

For Mills residents, it’s not unusual to be presented with wet clothes scattered over dirty dryers and floors when visiting the laundry facilities on campus.…