Trustees, Alumni Suing To Prevent Merger Of Historic Mills College In OaklandAfter more than a century in Oakland, Mills College announced it would no longer be a degree-granting college and would become a part of Northeastern University, centered in Boston. Now, Trustees and alumni are suing in court, to try to stop that from happening.
Oakland's Mills College Looks At Potential Merger With Northeastern University, May Confer Degrees AgainOakland's Mills College may reverse a decision earlier this year and confer degrees once again if it merges with another university, college officials announced Thursday in a letter to the community.
Lessons From The Dutch On Rising Pedestrian-Traffic Deaths Since New Year's Eve at least a half dozen pedestrians have been hit and killed by vehicles in the greater Bay Area. One university professor has studied how the Dutch have successfully dealt with this same issue.