Canceled Past Events due to COVID-19
On Sunday, February 23, Maria Dinella was to have given a presentation on how to create and maintain financial health for recent Mills graduates as well as those planning for retirement.
On Monday, March 16, 2020, President Hillman was to have been one of 4 speakers on a panel that was to have honored Beate Sirota Gordon who drafted the women's rights section of the Japanese Constitution in 1946. For more details, go to: https://www.japansociety.org/page/calendar/here_and_there
Molissa Fenley, Professor of Dance at Mills and a Mills alumna, announced an event to have taken place on March 24, 2020 at Roulette in Brooklyn, NY. She is a member of the Society of Fellows of the American Academy in Rome and co-chair of the programs/events committee.
The Society of Fellows Rome presents SALONE! a multi-media /live performance event showcasing the work of world renowned choreographers, artists, composers, actors and artisans who each have been awarded the prestigious Rome Prize from the American Academy in Rome.
Molissa Fenley and Company will dance the first variation of Cosmati Variations, a work in five variations created at the American Academy in Rome, 2008. Music by John Cage First Construction in Metal. Performed by Christiana Axelsen, Molissa Fenley and Timothy Ward.
Please go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/salone-tickets-76100950993 for more information on the performers and how to buy tickets and be a sponsor. Tickets go on sale on January 1, 2020
Hung Liu, Professor Emerita of Painting at Mills from 1990 to 2014 was to have spoken at the China Institute on March 30 from 6:30-8 p.m. An early dinner before the talk was planned.
Remember to buy your ticket beforehand. https://www.chinainstitute.org/event/meet-artist-censored-hung-liu-art-china-yesterday-today/
A Roundtable led by President Hillman on the Civil Rights movement was being planned for Saturday, April 25.
On Saturday, May 2, the Greenwich Historical Society was to have been hosting a talk on the Women's Suffragist Movement in connection with their exhibit. Alumnae of Mills and a few other women's colleges will be invited.
"Mother's Heart," 1991, 9 x 9 in, mixed media, by Jeanne Aurel Schneider '51; collection of Mills College Art Museum.