Reed College

Events

October 7 - 13, 2017

Saturday, October 7

Fall Canyon Day

We invite you to join in on Reed College's oldest tradition as we clean and restore the Canyon. This event is part of our ongoing effort to improve this...

Oktoberfest: Welcoming Chicagoland Reedies!

Join us for an Oktoberfest gathering to welcome new alumni to Chicago and other alumni to a new part of town! The Beverly Art Walk will take place that day...

all your love - a dance thesis

All Your Love is a dance built out of 13 people’s experiences in queer shared housing. Thesis candidate Ty Unterseher and collaborators Saga Darnell and Aven...

Sunday, October 8

Senior Dance Thesis Project Audition

The Reed Dance department is hosting auditions for seniors working on their dance thesis. Please contact the department for additional information.

Monday, October 9

"Negrophobic Killings as Sex: Pleasure at the Site of the Injured Black Body"

A lecture by Yannick Marshall, Visiting Professor of African American Studies and Anthropology at Colby College. Is it possible that sexual gratification is...

Tuesday, October 10

A Pre-History of Zoonotic Disease Outbreaks

Tamara-Giles Vernick of Institut Pasteur discusses her field research in central Africa, which investigates human-nonhuman primate engagements over time and...

Locher Scholarship Presentations

Join Locher Awardees as they present the creative work they have produced and cultivated over the summer! Included in this program of presentation...

Portland Chapter Reading Group

Join the Portland Chapter in a conference-style discussion of a new book every months. Book choices range from contemporary to classic. In October we will...

Wednesday, October 11

Lunch and Learn - The Office for Institutional Diversity

The Office for Instititutional Diversity talks about their mission and the support, leadership, and initiatives they take part in to support the college's...

Community Dance at Reed

The Reed College Dance Department is excited to announce open community dance sessions. These sessions are a collective forum for moving and talking about...

Thursday, October 12

Colloquium: Kris Anderson, PhD

Does who you are matter? Gender, race, ethnicity, and youth alcohol intervention outcomes. Dr. Anderson's area of expertise is the developmental...

Herodotus Is Not from Here: History Looking in a Different Direction

Herodotus is called "the father of history," but his method of narrating the human past is unusual. Carolyn Dewald, Professor Emerita of Classical Studies at...

Friday, October 13

Camp Westwind

From the early ’60s through the early ’90s, Reedies spent a weekend in the fall enjoying surf, sand, the talent show, green eggs and ham, and the unique...

Camp Westwind

From the early ’60s through the early ’90s, Reedies spent a weekend in the fall enjoying surf, sand, the talent show, green eggs and ham, and the unique...

Welcome Weekend

October 13 – 15 is Reed Alumni’s national Welcome Weekend. We are in the beginning stages for planning what we might do to welcome the Class of ’17 into the...

October 7 - 13, 2017