In order to help protect the health of event participants and our community, Reed College is following the advice of the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) regarding mass gatherings and large community events. Some programs and events at Reed may be canceled or postponed due to COVID-19 prevention efforts.

Prior to attending an event, we strongly encourage you to check Reed’s events calendar at for status updates. Questions? Please contact the conference & events planning office at 503-777-7522.


The biology building houses teaching and research laboratories, classrooms, offices, and a lecture hall. It also houses a computational biology lab, the Reed College Herbarium, and a stockroom. The building was named for Professor Lawrence Edmonds Griffin (1875–1949), a noted marine biologist who taught biology at Reed from 1920 to 1945.

3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, Oregon 97202-8199

Place Type

Academic Building





Upcoming Events

{VIRTUAL} Online Biology Seminar: Suzanne Estes, "Sex and Mitonuclear Adaptation"

To prevent the spread of COVID-19 this seminar will be presented online. Please follow this link to join the seminar: Dr. Suzane...

4/10 4:10pm
{CANCELED} Biology Seminar: Adam Jones

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.* We hope to reschedule this seminar for 2020-21. Dr. Adam Jones studies the sexual selection and functional genomics of...

4/17 4:10pm
{CANCELED} Biology Seminar: Andrea Sweigart

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.* We hope to reschedule this seminar for 2020-21. Dr. Andrea Sweigart investigatesh ow populations diverge into...

4/24 4:10pm

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