Events

January 21 - February 19, 2020

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Paideia

The Greek word Paideia (εί) is difficult to translate, but denotes education in its broadest sense. For the ancient Greeks, this included philosophy,...

Center for Life Beyond Reed Logo

The Center for Life Beyond Reed is excited to announce Senior Bootcamp, a one-day intensive workshop designed to prepare graduating seniors to launch a...

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Paideia

The Greek word Paideia (εί) is difficult to translate, but denotes education in its broadest sense. For the ancient Greeks, this included philosophy,...

Indian Dinner with Reedies at Seva

Let’s get dinner in Queens to start 2020 off right. Seva is a favorite, so come get some delicious Indian food with Reedies! Considered by many to be the...

Photos by Owen Carey

Four women reveal themselves, their histories written on the body. Compulsion and Embarrassment wander the garden in their socks. They rage at the humdrum,...

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Paideia

The Greek word Paideia (εί) is difficult to translate, but denotes education in its broadest sense. For the ancient Greeks, this included philosophy,...

Photos by Owen Carey

Four women reveal themselves, their histories written on the body. Compulsion and Embarrassment wander the garden in their socks. They rage at the humdrum,...

Friday, January 24, 2020

Paideia

The Greek word Paideia (εί) is difficult to translate, but denotes education in its broadest sense. For the ancient Greeks, this included philosophy,...

Outsmarting Wall Street

Why do so many investors lose money, or at least fail to beat “The Market”? Why invest at all? WTF is “The Market” anyway? Is Wall Street rigged? (Yes, of...

Photos by Owen Carey

Four women reveal themselves, their histories written on the body. Compulsion and Embarrassment wander the garden in their socks. They rage at the humdrum,...

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Paideia

The Greek word Paideia (εί) is difficult to translate, but denotes education in its broadest sense. For the ancient Greeks, this included philosophy,...

Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Days of Engagement 

Each year on the third Monday of January, schools, federal offices, post offices, and banks across America close as we celebrate the birth, the life, and the...

Burn Your Draft: Podcast Debut

The Center for Life Beyond Reed and Reed College present the debut of Burn Your Draft, a new podcast in production at Reed College focused on the senior...

D.C. Reedies Book Club: Less by Andrew Sean Greer

Charming literary references. Laugh-out-loud jokes. Deep questions about life and love. Slap-in-the-face reality checks. Andrew Sean Greer's Less made me...

Photos by Owen Carey

Four women reveal themselves, their histories written on the body. Compulsion and Embarrassment wander the garden in their socks. They rage at the humdrum,...

Sunday, January 26, 2020

Paideia

The Greek word Paideia (εί) is difficult to translate, but denotes education in its broadest sense. For the ancient Greeks, this included philosophy,...

Screening of The Draft and The Vietnam Generation by Beth Sanders

You are cordially invited to a screening of The Draft and The Vietnam Generation by Beth Sanders '78 on Sunday, January 26 at 1 p.m. at the Northwest Film...

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Meditation

Silent meditation sessions are open to all members of the Reed community and campus visitors. Drop-ins are welcome! Please visit A Quiet Place for more...

Brennan Center Lecture—Stop the Bleeding: Bold Plans to Prevent Violence

Nearly 50 people are murdered every day in the United States. Thomas Abt argues that a handful of targeted, cost-effective strategies can halve that number....

Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Days of Engagement 

Each year on the third Monday of January, schools, federal offices, post offices, and banks across America close as we celebrate the birth, the life, and the...

So You Want To Talk About Race? A Conversation with Author Ijeoma Oluo

MLK Day of Engagement Speaker A book signing and reception will follow the public lecture, in Vollum lounge. Ijeoma Oluo is a Seattle-based writer, speaker,...

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Physics Seminar - Student Summer Research Talks

Beatrice Barrar '20, Amelia Chambliss '20, Ely Eastman '20, Matthew Hwang '21, and Sushruta Chandramouli '21 will talk about their summer research.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Chemistry Seminar: "Data Science, A.I., and Atmospheric Chemistry"

Sam Silva is currently a Linus Pauling Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. He received a Ph.D. in Environmental...

Friday, January 31, 2020

Spring Engagement Fair

Learn about all the different clubs and organizations!

Biology Seminar: Melvin Rouse

Dr. Melvin Rouse looks at how hormones, the brain, and reproductive behavior interact uainf songbirds as his model system. This model system allows him to...

Reed Game Night!

Come play games with your fellow Reedies! Adventure Pub has a wide array of games on hand, and a tasty menu to boot. Feel free to bring your own games as...

Sunday, February 2, 2020

Reedies Celebrate Chinese New Year

Come celebrate the Chinese New Year at our annual dim sum brunch at Southside Ken Chinese Cuisine as we ring in the Year of the Rat! Meet and catch up with...

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Meditation

Silent meditation sessions are open to all members of the Reed community and campus visitors. Drop-ins are welcome! Please visit A Quiet Place for more...

Center for Life Beyond Reed Logo

Join CLBR for Reed's Job Fayre and employer chat. The Fayre takes place in Kaul Auditorium and the small group conversations in Gray Lounge. Check out the...

4:30pm
Trisa Kelly, Program Manager for Multnomah County's College to County Program at Nov 5th Job Fayre!

Make sure to stop by Trisa's table during the November nonprofit fayre and learn about the great paid internship opportunities during summer for students...

Brennan Center Lecture—Election Expert Richard L. Hasen on Voters’ Distrust

Join your fellow New York Reedies for a stimulating talk by law professor Richard L. Hasen and Victoria Bassetti about how Americans are increasingly...

New Hum 110 Book Club

Curious about the new Hum 110 curriculum but sad you’re no longer a student and can’t read it with other Reedies? There’s a new hum book club for that! Join...

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Lunch and Learn: Multicultural Resource Center

Come have lunch with the Multicultural Resource Center and learn about their advocacy for students of color as well as the multitude of events and gatherings...

Physics Seminar: "Is Every Soap Bubble a Round Sphere?"

Greg Drugan, Oregon Episcopal School A soap bubble is in equilibrium if and only if it has constant mean curvature, so the question of whether every soap...

Black Celebration Month: Amazing Grace

Film screening: Amazing Grace (2018) Directed by Sydney Pollack Released in 1972, Aretha Franklin’s double LP Amazing Grace was recorded live over the...

Thursday, February 6, 2020

The Colors of the New World

Diana Magaloni is Deputy Director, Program Director and Dr. Virginia Fields Curator of the Art of the Ancient Americas, and Director of Conservation at the...

An Archaeology of the Bronze Age Senses

The tastes, smells, and colors of new finds from east Cretan excavations. Presented by Thomas M. Brogan pf INSTAP Study Center for East Crete. Co-sponsored...

Dance Thesis Productions Spring 2020

The Reed College Dance Department is proud to present the Spring 2020 Dance Thesis Productions, including works by senior thesis candidates. Get your tickets...

Friday, February 7, 2020

Philosophy Colloquium: Rebecca Copenhaver

Berkeley and Reid treat perception as a developmental ability by which typical humans acquire greater perceptual sensitivity to a greater range of features...

Summer Research, Internships & Other Opportunities in Biology

Learn about upcoming events in the department as well as opportunities for summer research, internships & fellowships.

Dance Thesis Productions Spring 2020

The Reed College Dance Department is proud to present the Spring 2020 Dance Thesis Productions, including works by senior thesis candidates. Get your tickets...

Saturday, February 8, 2020

Dance Thesis Productions Spring 2020

The Reed College Dance Department is proud to present the Spring 2020 Dance Thesis Productions, including works by senior thesis candidates. Get your tickets...

Monday, February 10, 2020

Anthropology Roundtable Symposium: Sarah Luna

Join us for a presentation from Sarah Luna as part of the Anthropology Roundtable Symposium Series! Refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Meditation

Silent meditation sessions are open to all members of the Reed community and campus visitors. Drop-ins are welcome! Please visit A Quiet Place for more...

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

CRES Colloquium Series: Senior Showcase

Comparative Race and Ethnicity Studies (CRES) invites you to CRES Colloquium, a series of discussions of classic works, contemporary events, and student...

Dance Chat

Are you interested in Dance at Reed? Want to learn more about opportunitiies for majors and non-majors? Would you like to hear about opportunities for summer...

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Chemistry Seminar: "Using naturally inspired network design principles to rewire the behavior of human cells"

Caleb Bashor ('99) received his BA from Reed College in Biochemistry and Ph.D from the University of California at San Francisco, where he used synthetic...

Friday, February 14, 2020

Biology Seminar: Tim Nice

Dr. Tim Nice studys the biology of the intestinal innate immune cells and cytokines – how they promote intestinal health and resistance to infection. He uses...

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Western Early Keyboard Association Recital

Get your tickets here. Julia Brown, Harpsichord All My Children: the Bach Legacy Saturday, February 15, 2020, 2-4pm Join us for an afternoon of the music...

Sunday, February 16, 2020

Tour the Anderson Collection at Stanford University

Join fellow Bay Area Reedies for a tour of the Anderson Collection at Stanford University, one of the world’s most outstanding private assemblies of modern...

Portland Baroque Orchestra: Trousers & Tiaras: Gender Roles in Handel Operas

For centuries, opera has manipulated gender: men playing women, women singing “trouser roles” as men. In this production, contralto Vicki St. Pierre sings...

Monday, February 17, 2020

Black Celebration Month: Leslie M. Alexander

Fear of a Black Republic: US–Haitian Relations in the Aftermath of the Haitian Revolution January 12, 2020 marked ten years since a massive earthquake...

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Meditation

Silent meditation sessions are open to all members of the Reed community and campus visitors. Drop-ins are welcome! Please visit A Quiet Place for more...

Politics and Policy Lecture Series: Stefan Dolgert

Ichneumenoid Athena: The Posthuman Origins of 'The West' and the Xenopolis to Come Most 20th century political theorists presumed that the ancient Greeks...

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Missing Babies & the Tacit Tolerance of Infanticide in Early Modern Europe

Aggressive criminal prosecution of unwed mothers who killed their newborns in early modern Europe (1550-1750) has led historians to assume that Europeans...

Reed Seattle Chapter Reading Group - Middlemarch by George Eliot

Middlemarch by George Eliot Location: TBD Citing Middlemarch more than half a century after its publication, V.S. Pritchett said of Eliot that "[no] writer...

January 21 - February 19, 2020