Events

February 19 - March 20, 2019

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Meditation

An open invitation to members of the Reed community and campus guests to join in silent sitting meditation. Bells are rung from 12:10pm to 12:40pm, but...

February TTT at Cosmic Coffee & Beer Garden

Calling all Reedies in Austin and the surrounding areas to come join us for February's Thirsty Third Tuesday at Cosmic Coffee & Beer Garden. We are working...

Connecting the Dots: New Perspectives on Mobility and Gathering in Ancient Mediterranean Sanctuaries

The Archeological Institute of America presents a lecture by Troels Myrup Kristensen of Aarhus University. This lecture presents results from a recently...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Photographs by Margalit Gibbs '19

Exhibition viewing hours free and open to the public. The works in the exhibition consist of a newly published archival portfolio of Mara’s work, produced...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Religion Department Symposium

Thesis Presentations by Chiara Boisseree, Jona Mensch, and Andrea Deniz.

Anthropology Symposium: Elizabeth Povinelli

Join us for a lecture by Elizabeth Povinelli as part of the spring Anthropology Symposium. Free and open to the public. "Lure, Bait, Social MacGuffin: the...

Reed Rainier Chapter Reading Group - The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim

The Enchanted April, by Elizabeth von Arnim Home of Debbie Prince ’71 (email for address) seareedie@comcast.net The Enchanted April, written in 1922, is...

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Chabad at Reed Tabling

Come meet Rabbi Dov and Chani! They will be tabling every Thursday from 11-1, alternating each week from being in the library to Commons. Whether you have a...

Anthropology Symposium: Workshop with Elizabeth Povinelli

Reed students are encouraged to participate in a workshop with Elizabeth Povinelli following her lecture with the Anthropology Symposium. RSVPs are required...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Photographs by Margalit Gibbs '19

Exhibition viewing hours free and open to the public. The works in the exhibition consist of a newly published archival portfolio of Mara’s work, produced...

Chemistry Seminar: Thomas Barnes, “Forensic Laboratory – Challenges and Opportunities”

This Week's Chemistry Department Seminar speaker is Thomas Barnes Laboratory Director Oregon State Police - Portland Metro Forensic Laboratory “Forensic...

Thirsty Third Thursday at Redfield Cider Bar

Redfield Cider Bar & Bottle Shop is a cider-focused bar, bottle shop, and eatery located at 5815 College Avenue in beautiful Oakland, California. The bar was...

February DC TTT - Hellbender Brewing Company

Join fellow DC-area Reedies for a pint at Hellbender Brewing Company! Hellbender takes its name from the endangered aquatic salamander of the same name. It...

Thirsty Third Thursday at Raygun Lounge

Join the Seattle chapter for a Thirsty Third Thursday at Raygun Lounge, Capitol Hill's friendly neighborhood dive barcade where geeks of all ages gather to...

6:30pm
Anicca/Impermanence: Minh Tran & Company

Returning to stage after eight years of absence as a performer, Minh Tran (and Company) is creating a new work entitled, “Anicca/Impermanence,” which will...

Gray Fund Presents: Float On

Wanna float? Come relax in a sensory deprivation tank for 90 minutes. There are several psychological and medical benefits of a sensory deprivation tanks on...

Friday, February 22, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

JSU Meeting

Weekly meetings to discuss Jewish life at Reed, upcoming on-campus events, and more!

"Leave No Trace" Film Screening

Acting President Hugh Porter invites you to a screening of Leave No Trace, a film based on the novel My Abandonment by Professor Peter Rock. After the...

How Democracies Die

Daniel Ziblatt, Eaton Professor of the Science of Government at Harvard University, will describe current dangers facing American democracy and ways of...

Anicca/Impermanence: Minh Tran & Company

Returning to stage after eight years of absence as a performer, Minh Tran (and Company) is creating a new work entitled, “Anicca/Impermanence,” which will...

Gray Fund Presents: Karaoke Night

Quit singing in your car and shower and showcase your talent at our monthly Karaoke Night! You'll be able to sing anything from Beyoncé to show tunes!

7:00pm

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Cherdonna Shinatra: DITCH

Let's meet at Cafe Frieda in the Frye Art Museum for a bite from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m., and then see a free performance of Cherdonna Shinatra: DITCH at 2...

1:00pm
Anicca/Impermanence: Minh Tran & Company

Returning to stage after eight years of absence as a performer, Minh Tran (and Company) is creating a new work entitled, “Anicca/Impermanence,” which will...

Black Celebration Month: Black Arts Festival

Join us for performances by Doja Cat, Maarquii, and DJ Bnick; a BIPOC vendor marketplace, and food from the diaspora. Co-presented by the Multicultural...

Anicca/Impermanence: Minh Tran & Company

Returning to stage after eight years of absence as a performer, Minh Tran (and Company) is creating a new work entitled, “Anicca/Impermanence,” which will...

Sunday, February 24, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Anicca/Impermanence: Minh Tran & Company

Returning to stage after eight years of absence as a performer, Minh Tran (and Company) is creating a new work entitled, “Anicca/Impermanence,” which will...

Anicca/Impermanence: Minh Tran & Company

Returning to stage after eight years of absence as a performer, Minh Tran (and Company) is creating a new work entitled, “Anicca/Impermanence,” which will...

Monday, February 25, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

CRES CLASSICS: Scenes of Subjection, with the History Department

Professors Radhika Natarajan of the Reed History Department and Anoop Mirpuri of the PSU English Department present a CRES Classics discussion of Saidiya V....

Black Celebration Month: Soul Food Night

A night of cuisine from the Black/African diaspora. Co-presented by the Multicultural Resource Center, the Office for Institutional Diversity, and the...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

NEW DATE! Foster-Scholz Luncheon with Chris Koski

Due to the chance of inclement weather, the Foster-Scholz luncheon originally scheduled for February 12 has been postponed until February 26. All other...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Meditation

An open invitation to members of the Reed community and campus guests to join in silent sitting meditation. Bells are rung from 12:10pm to 12:40pm, but...

Reed Legal Network Social

The Reed Legal Network invites local alumni working in the law or in law school to a casual February social in Portland at Samuels Yoelin Kantor LLP. We...

February TTT at The Kings Beer Hall

Join us for February's Thirsty Third TUESDAY at The Kings Beer Hall in Park Slope, Brooklyn, an international beer hall serving up 30 international draft...

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Photographs by Margalit Gibbs '19

Exhibition viewing hours free and open to the public. The works in the exhibition consist of a newly published archival portfolio of Mara’s work, produced...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Collective Voices: Dinner with Gabriela Portland

Join us for dinner and discussion with organizers from Gabriela Portland Alyshia Macaysa, Jennelle Barajas, and Jessica Moss. Learn more about how you can...

Practical Equality: A Conversation with Robert Tsai and Dahlia Lithwick

Join your fellow New York Reedies for a stimulating talk at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU. Practical Equality: Forging Justice in a Divided Nation...

February DC Restaurant Club - Xi’an Gourmet

The same folks who brought us the original best Chinese restaurant in town, Panda Gourmet (visited by Restaurant Club on two separate occasions over the...

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Control and Release: Clay, Code, Collaboration 

Timea Tihanyi is a Hungarian born cross-disciplinary artist and ceramist living and working in Seattle, Washington. Tihanyi earned an MD (Semmelweis...

Visiting Writers Series: Safiya Sinclair

Safiya Sinclair is the author of Cannibal (University of Nebraska Press, 2016), winner of a Whiting Writers’ Award, the American Academy of Arts and Letters...

Friday, March 1, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Tamil Tiffin

Tamil Tiffin is dedicated to conversing and practicing the South Indian language of Tamil.

Captivated by the Mediterranean: Early Modern Spain and the Political Economy of Ransom

This talk by Daniel Hershenzon, associate professor in the Department of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages at the University of Connecticut, explores the...

Gray Fund Presents: Game Night

Come by and play a variety of games with the Reed community! We have giant connect 4, jenga, water pong, Cards Against Humanity, What Do You Meme, and many...

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Legends of the Nile: Cairo | Luxor | Nile River Cruise - FULL

** This trip is now full! Please contact alumni@reed.edu to inquire about a waiting list. ** Discover the ancient treasures of Egypt that await you on this...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Western Early Keyboard Association Recital

MY SECRET VALENTINE: Elisabeth Claude Jacquet de La Guerre and François Couperin – A lecture-recital with Arthur Haas. Get your tickets here. This lecture...

Sunday, March 3, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Monday, March 4, 2019

Bonnie Bronson Fellowship Award Reception: Tannaz Farsi

Tannaz Farsi, an important Oregon-based artist, is the winner of the 28th annual Bonnie Bronson Fellowship Award. Farsi lives in Eugene, Oregon, where she...

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Meditation

An open invitation to members of the Reed community and campus guests to join in silent sitting meditation. Bells are rung from 12:10pm to 12:40pm, but...

What's with the Bamboo Stick? Matisse's Drawing Practice and his Stations of the Cross at Vence

Yve-Alain Bois, professor of art history in the School of Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study, presents a lecture for the Stephen E....

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Dance Chat: Summer Opportunities

Please join dance faculty and students to learn about opportunities for summer study and dance projects, and other dance-related topics. Members of the dance...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Chabad at Reed Tabling

Come meet Rabbi Dov and Chani! They will be tabling every Thursday from 11-1, alternating each week from being in the library to Commons. Whether you have a...

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Making a Cuisine-System Out of Foodways: Ethnicity, Regional Identity, and Cultural Pride in Northeastern China

Both the foods of the Han and non-Han ethnic groups in Northeastern China are commonly excluded from the traditional Chinese system of region-based...

Visiting Writers Series: Gabrielle Calvocoressi

Gabrielle Calvocoressi is the author of The Last Time I Saw Amelia Earhart, Apocalyptic Swing (a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize) and Rocket Fantastic,...

Gamblin & Jackson Theatre Thesis Shows

Join us for a double-billing where two theatre thesis shows are presented to the public. Ticket information will be forthcoming. Performances will be in the...

Friday, March 8, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Friday @ 4 Recitals & Film Screenings

We invite you to join us for our regular Friday @ 4 recital series. This 45-minute concert features Reed student musicians. Admission is free. *Please note...

Friday@4 Film Screening: "Little Girl Blue" (2015)

Janis: Little Girl Blue (2015) A film by Amy J. Berg A documentary celebrating the life and music of singer and countercultural icon Janis Joplin Upcoming...

Gray Fund Presents: Bingo Night

Everybody loves bingo! Come and play bingo for a chance to win prizes including Beats headphones, a Beats Pill, and Nintendo Switch!

Gamblin & Jackson Theatre Thesis Shows

Join us for a double-billing where two theatre thesis shows are presented to the public. Ticket information will be forthcoming. Performances will be in the...

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Gray Fund Presents: Surviving White Serving Institutions As a POC, A Talk With Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez

Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez started the platform Latina Rebels in 2013, and currently, it boasts over 200k organic followers online. She has been featured...

The Parsnip Ship & Artists' Theater of Boston presents: Repossessed by Greg Lam

Join The Parsnip Ship and Artists' Theater of Boston as they present a reading of REPOSSESSED by Greg Lam '96, directed by Pascale Florestal with musical...

Gamblin & Jackson Theatre Thesis Shows

Join us for a double-billing where two theatre thesis shows are presented to the public. Ticket information will be forthcoming. Performances will be in the...

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Monday, March 11, 2019

CRES CLASSICS: The Black Atlantic, with the Music Department

Professor Mark Burford of the Reed Music Department presents a CRES Classics discussion of Paul Gilroy's The Black Atlantic. This is a brown bag event,...

Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart

Join us for a screening of this 2018 film by Tracy Heather Strain. Lorraine Hansberry’s groundbreaking play A Raisin in the Sun remains a beloved theatrical...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Meditation

An open invitation to members of the Reed community and campus guests to join in silent sitting meditation. Bells are rung from 12:10pm to 12:40pm, but...

Opicinus de Canistris: Artist, Visionary, Cartographer (1296-1354)

A talk by Karl Whittington of the Ohio State University. “A psychotic artist of the Middle Ages” – this is how Ernst Kris famously described the Italian...

Portland Chapter Reading Group

Home by Marilynne Robinson From Amazon: Hundreds of thousands were enthralled by the luminous voice of John Ames in Gilead, Marilynne Robinson's Pulitzer...

Tonight We Improvise!

David Schiff, Composer: A Three Concert Celebration Tonight's program will include "Singing in the Dark" (2002) and "Road Maps" (2008/2014) and will...

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

The Continental Revolution: Natives, Empires, and Constitutions during the 1780s

Join us for a lecture by historian Alan Taylor of the University of Virginia on the topic of how native peoples responded to the creation of the United...

Collective Voices: Dinner with Shilo George

Join us for dinner and discussion with Shilo George, a Southern Cheyenne-Arapaho and Scottish international speaker, trainer, and owner of Lush Kumtux Tumtum...

Gray Fund Presents: Noname

Chicago rapper/slam poet Noname (AKA Fatimah Nyeema Warner) brings her blend of hip-hop, jazz, neo soul, and gospel back to the Crystal Ballroom for the...

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Thomas Jefferson's Education: Creating a University for a Slave Society

Join us for a lecture by historian Alan Taylor of the University of Virginia. The talk will be an examination of the honor culture spawned by slavery among...

Vistiing Writers Series: Jess Arndt

Jess Arndt received an MFA at Bard College and was a 2013 Graywolf SLS Fellow and 2010 Fiction Fellow at the New York Foundation of the Arts. Arndt’s writing...

Friday, March 15, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Friday @ 4 Recitals & Film Screenings

We invite you to join us for our regular Friday @ 4 recital series. This 45-minute concert features Reed student musicians. Admission is free. *Please note...

Gray Fund Presents: Trivia Night

Assemble your teams of four and compete in our monthly trivia night! We will touch on a variety of themes. Our prizes include dinner and a movie, OMSI and a...

7:00pm
Playwright Thesis Readings

Please join Reed Theatre in celebrating the work of senior playwriting students Sophie Bolomet and John Mulholland. This evening features staged readings of...

Improv show!

It's GIANT WORM, the improv group you know and love! Join us for the usual fodder: games, laughs, and a real good time.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Portland Baroque Orchestra: The Road to Dresden

Acclaimed British and Brazilian violin virtuoso Rodolfo Richter studied with Monica Huggett at the Royal Academy of Music. Experience his PBO debut as he...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Meditation

An open invitation to members of the Reed community and campus guests to join in silent sitting meditation. Bells are rung from 12:10pm to 12:40pm, but...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Leo Rubinfien: Eyehold to Eyehold

Eyehold to Eyehold is an immersive one-person exhibition by renowned American photographer and Reed alumnus Leo Rubinfien. The exhibition is curated by...

Reed Rainier Chapter Reading Group - The Pope and Mussolini by David Kertzer

The Pope and Mussolini by David Kertzer Location to be announced The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe...

February 19 - March 20, 2019