Events

August 8 - September 6, 2020

Monday, August 10, 2020

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Get to know your options—big school vs small; rural vs. urban; liberal arts vs research—and see what makes Reed different. Join Varik Harris, Assistant Dean...

11:00am
Virtual Event
Platforms to Share Students' Work for Critiques, Exhibitions, and Performances

In the arts, exhibition and performance are vital, we will share formats others are using and discuss what we can as a Division do to make our student work...

2:00pm
Virtual Event
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Current students reflect on their own college search journeys and offer advice on mastering the process. Register here. Have you ever wondered how to get...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
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Join Milyon Trulove, Vice President and Dean of Admission and Financial Aid, as he puts Reed in context of higher education in the United States and explains...

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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Vice President and Dean of Admission and Financial Aid, Milyon Trulove, will discuss how to navigate the selective college admission process. Join this...

10:00am
Virtual Event
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The college essay is unique. We’ll let you in on the dos and don’ts and show you a few sample essays from successful Reed applications. Register here. Have...

1:00pm
Virtual Event
ITS Training Session: Making and Using Ensemble Video Quizzes in Moodle

Facilitated by Kara Cerveny and Tony Moreno. This session is for learning and practicing very rudimentary video quiz making in Ensemble and integrating...

2:00pm
Virtual Event
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Are you an international student who is interested in Reed? Join Dev Devvrat, Assistant Dean of Admission, as he speaks with current international students...

8:00pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

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Join Grace Fisher, Associate Dean of Admission, and Varik Harris, Assistant Dean of Admission, for an interactive case study event. Learn what your college...

11:00am
Virtual Event
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Join Grant Sewell, Senior Assistant Dean of Admission, for an exploration of the transfer application process. We'll share insights on requirements and talk...

2:00pm
Virtual Event
Area Brainstorming Session: General

Facilitated by Tamara Metz. These sessions serve as opportunities to share ideas with others teaching in roughly similar areas about your plans for the...

4:00pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 13, 2020

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Take a deep dive into the college interview to discover why interviews are an important part of the application process. Learn tips for communicating...

10:00am
Virtual Event
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Sandy Sundstrom, Director of Financial Aid, and Jess Kelly, Assistant Director of Financial Aid, will demystify what financial aid is, explain how it works,...

4:00pm
Virtual Event

Friday, August 14, 2020

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Ready, set, apply! Grant Sewell, Senior Assistant Dean of Admission, and Milyon Trulove, Vice President and Dean of Admission and Financial Aid, will share...

11:00am
Virtual Event

Monday, August 17, 2020

New Student Check-In

Please arrive during the time slot you have signed up for. Detailed process and procedures will be emailed to all students closer to their arrival...

9:00am

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

New Student Check-In

Please arrive during the time slot you have signed up for. Detailed process and procedures will be emailed to all students closer to their arrival...

9:00am

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

New Student Check-In

Please arrive during the time slot you have signed up for. Detailed process and procedures will be emailed to all students closer to their arrival...

9:00am

Thursday, August 20, 2020

New Student Check-In

Please arrive during the time slot you have signed up for. Detailed process and procedures will be emailed to all students closer to their arrival...

9:00am
Special Topics Session: Research While Remote

Facilitated by Mary Ashburn Miller and Angie Beiriger. Join Zoom session here. Passcode: 598473

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Nationwide TTT - Reedies Support Black-Owned Restaurants!

We are supporting our local Black-owned restaurants and businesses on Thursday, August 20 by ordering take-out or delivery meals. Thirsty Third Thursday...

6:00pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 23, 2020

Orientation Kick-Off

Your official welcome to Orientation! Zoom link to be shared later in August.

7:00pm
Virtual Event

Monday, August 24, 2020

Parent & Family Orientation: COVID-19 Response Q&A for Parents

Parents and families, join us for an information session on Reed's COVID-19 prevention & response plan. Representatives from the Offices of Risk Management,...

10:00am
Virtual Event
Working at Reed Drop-In Hours

Come by Prexy to fill out employment paperwork if you plan to work on campus. Staff members will be available to answer questions about both on-campus and...

11:00am
Parent & Family Orientation: A Reed Education

Join us for a discussion of Reed's academic program, what a liberal arts education means at Reed, and how we help your student develop into a scholar. Dean...

1:00pm
Virtual Event
AOD Policy Q&A

Get your questions answered about Reed's Alcohol and Other Drugs policy. Zoom link to be shared later in August.

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Community at Reed

In this session, we will begin to build an inclusive community with each other. Through interactive activities, we will learn the tools to listen and...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Parent & Family Orientation: Supporting your Student with Disabilities

Are you a family member or caregiver of a Reed student who has disabilities or learning differences? Please join us virtually for an informational discussion...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
First Night Experience

Who are all the people you passed in the hallway while you were moving in? Come to your first residence hall meeting to meet all your fellow first-year...

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Convocation

Reed's Convocation, which marks the official start of Reed's 2020–21 academic year, is also a formal welcoming of students from every corner of the world and...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Parent & Family Orientation: The Reed Curriculum

The Reed classroom is always remarkable, even in these unprecedented times. In this session, Tamara Metz, associate professor of political science and...

1:00pm
Virtual Event
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Community at Reed

In this session, we will begin to build an inclusive community with each other. Through interactive activities, we will learn the tools to listen and...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Sex and Consent at Reed

Please note: While these sessions are divided by gender, we know that gender identity is complicated. Please feel free to attend the session that best fits...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Parent & Family Orientation: Supporting Student Success

Parents and families, don’t miss this one! This panel discussion is critical to understanding the resources and services available at Reed for both students...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Working at Reed Q&A

This presentation will cover information about work-study, including off-campus work-study, job opportunities available to students, how to search for jobs,...

4:00pm
Virtual Event
Honor Principle

Come find out everything you need to know about being honorable at Reed during Orientation and beyond. This panel will be discussing topics that include...

7:00pm
Virtual Event
Introduction to the Reed Judicial Board

Zoom link to be shared later in August.

8:15pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Title IX and Sexual Misconduct Policies and Resources

Zoom link to be shared later in August.

10:00am
Virtual Event
Working at Reed Drop-In Hours

Come by Prexy to fill out employment paperwork if you plan to work on campus. Staff members will be available to answer questions about both on-campus and...

11:00am
Academic Advising and Registration Q&A

Ask the registrar any questions you may have about registering for classes this academic year. Zoom link to be shared later in August.

1:00pm
Virtual Event
Parent & Family Orientation: Health & Counseling Center Q+A

Join us for a Q&A just for parents. Directors from the health & counseling center (HCC), along with Reed's medical and counseling providers, will be...

1:00pm
Virtual Event
Athletic, Fitness & Outdoor Programs

Zoom link to be shared later in August.

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Community at Reed

In this session, we will begin to build an inclusive community with each other. Through interactive activities, we will learn the tools to listen and...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Sex and Consent at Reed

Please note: While these sessions are divided by gender, we know that gender identity is complicated. Please feel free to attend the session that best fits...

3:00pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 27, 2020

Health & Counseling Center Q+A

Zoom link to be shared later in August.

10:00am
Virtual Event
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Community at Reed

In this session, we will begin to build an inclusive community with each other. Through interactive activities, we will learn the tools to listen and...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Sex and Consent at Reed

Please note: While these sessions are divided by gender, we know that gender identity is complicated. Please feel free to attend the session that best fits...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Watchdog Reporting on the Pandemic’s Effect on the US Food System

Sam Fromartz ’80, editor in chief of the Food & Environment Reporting Network (FERN) produces award-winning, high-impact investigative and explanatory...

6:00pm
Virtual Event

Friday, August 28, 2020

Library Q+A

Zoom link to be shared later in August.

10:00am
Virtual Event
Working at Reed Drop-In Hours

Come by Prexy to fill out employment paperwork if you plan to work on campus. Staff members will be available to answer questions about both on-campus and...

11:00am
Thriving in Reed’s Academic Culture

A lively discussion with the Dean of the Faculty and other faculty members that will provide an introduction to Reed’s academic culture. Faculty will discuss...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Low SES & First-Generation College Students Info Session

Zoom link to be shared later in August.

3:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

{CANCELED} New Hum 110 Book Club

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED* Contact alumni@reed.edu for the most current information about future Hum 110 book club meetings. Curious about the new Hum...

Friday, September 4, 2020

[VIRTUAL] Summer Research Poster Session

Join students as they share the results of their summer reseach projects.

4:10pm
Virtual Event

August 8 - September 6, 2020