Events

September 30 - October 29, 2020

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

HCC Workshop: Mindfulness & Meditation - Improve the quality of your relaxation, sleep, concentration, & creativity

What is mindfulness? It is a process, not a destination. In this workshop with staff counselor Susan Metcalfe (she/her/hers) you will learn exercises in...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Improving Food Security for the World’s Poorest Farmers: Plant Genetics and the Future of Food

Professor Pamela Ronald ’82 is known for her leading role in the development of climate-resilient rice varieties grown by more than six million subsistence...

4:00pm
Virtual Event
Physics Seminar: Mary James and the AIP Team-Up Report

Mary James, one of the co-chairs of the TEAM-UP report, The Time is Now: Systemic Change to Increase African Americans with Bachelors Degrees in Physics and...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Religion Symposium: Dr. Hillary Kaell, McGill University

Dr. Hillary Kaell will give a talk on, "Anti-Materalist Tactics that Normalize Global Capitalism: A Conversation about Christian Globalism at Home: Child...

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 1, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Off Campus Federal Work Study Office Hours

Office hours are a great place to ask questions about your FWS award, how you can find the right position for you, and any other questions you may have. Our...

11:00am
Virtual Event
Center for Life Beyond Reed Logo

Are you applying or planning to apply to grad school, fellowships, or job/internship opportunities? Join CLBR staff to learn more about how to craft a...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Off Campus Federal Work Study & Community Engagement Credit Info Sessions

Want to know what SEEDS’ Federal Work Study and Community Engagement Credit programs look like this year? Stop by to talk with our coordinators -- Olivia Dao...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Chemistry Seminar: Kelly Chacón, Ph.D. "A Tellurium-rich Tenure Talk"

Kelly Chacón is an Assistant Professor of chemistry at Reed College. She was a high school dropout who proudly received her GED at Clatsop Community College...

4:15pm
Virtual Event
Math Colloquium: Keith Pardue, NSA

From Ideals to Congruences - A basic theorem about a ring R is that there is a natural bijection between the ideals of R, and the congruences on R — the...

4:45pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 2, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Off Campus Federal Work Study & Community Engagement Credit Info Session

Want to know what SEEDS’ Federal Work Study and Community Engagement Credit programs look like this year? Stop by to talk with our coordinators -- Olivia Dao...

10:00am
Virtual Event
HCC Workshop: Mindfulness & Meditation - Improve the quality of your relaxation, sleep, concentration, & creativity

What is mindfulness? It is a process, not a destination. In this workshop with staff counselor Susan Metcalfe (she/her/hers) you will learn exercises in...

11:00am
Virtual Event
New Faculty Seminar

The New Faculty Seminar has two goals: (1) to provide important information on being a faculty member at Reed, and (2) to provide a venue for new faculty to...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Biology Talk: Dan Blustein, Rhodes College

Dan Blustein, Rhodes College "Using computational neuroscience to advance prosthetic limb technology" Prosthetic device technology is rapidly advancing,...

4:10pm
Virtual Event
Gray Fund Presents: Bingo Night

Everybody loves bingo! Come and play bingo for a chance to win prizes! Sign up here to receive an email with Zoom information.

7:00pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 3, 2020

Gray Fund Presents: Movie Night - Parasite

This month we are bringing a selection of class conscious horror movies to you on Saturdays! Join us at 7pm for thrills and salient political commentary....

7:00pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, October 4, 2020

Gray Fund Presents: Trackers at Reed

Join Trackers Earth, for a wander through the canyon and learn about wilderness survival, edible plants, animal tracking, and nature observation and...

Monday, October 5, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Staff & Faculty Flu Clinic

The staff and faculty flu clinic will be in Eliot 216 this year. Click here to sign up for an appointment. Be sure to bring the consent form that was emailed...

Center for Life Beyond Reed Logo

This three part workshop will walk participants through the steps to write a competitive research grant proposal and also a personal statement. The...

4:00pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

HCC Workshop: Managing Emotions When Sh*t Hits the Fan

Have you ever felt like your emotions are at a breaking point? Have you ever been in an emotional crisis and did not know how to handle the situation? Do you...

11:00am
Virtual Event
Meditation

Meditation sessions will take place virtually through the end of January. Silent meditation sessions are open to all members of the Reed community and...

12:00pm
Virtual Event
Off Campus Federal Work Study Office Hours

Office hours are a great place to ask questions about your FWS award, how you can find the right position for you, and any other questions you may have. Our...

1:00pm
Virtual Event
Center for Life Beyond Reed Logo

Welcome to the kickoff Virtual Reed Job Fayre for the 2020/2021 school year! It's your first opportunity to engage with employers and to start conversations...

2:00pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Center for Life Beyond Reed Logo

Are you considering pursuing graduate school? Julia Burrows from the Center for Life Beyond Reed will provide an overview of the process, including various...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Physics Summer Research Talks III

Reed physics students Matthew Hwang, Ryen Burris, Yilian Liu, and Sushruta Chandramouli will give presentations about research they participated in this past...

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 8, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Off Campus Federal Work Study Office Hours

Office hours are a great place to ask questions about your FWS award, how you can find the right position for you, and any other questions you may have. Our...

11:00am
Virtual Event
HCC Workshop: Managing Emotions When Sh*t Hits the Fan

Have you ever felt like your emotions are at a breaking point? Have you ever been in an emotional crisis and did not know how to handle the situation? Do you...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Info Session: The Cadmus Group

CLBR is proud to welcome Cadmus back for a fall 2020 info session. Cadmus has a summer internship and they hire new grads as staff members each year. Their...

3:00pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 9, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Staff & Faculty Flu Clinic

The staff and faculty flu clinic will be in Eliot 216 this year. Click here to sign up for an appointment. Be sure to bring the consent form that was emailed...

Biology Talk: Alfredo Torres, University of Texas Medical Branch

Alfredo Torres, University of Texas Medical Branch "From #Resistance to #Persistence with the Intracellular Pathogen Burkholderia pseudomallei" Dr. Torres'...

4:10pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Gray Fund Presents: Trackers at Reed

Join Trackers Earth, for a wander through the canyon and learn about wilderness survival, edible plants, animal tracking, and nature observation and...

Gray Fund Presents: Movie Night

This month we are bringing a selection of class conscious horror movies to you on Saturdays! Join us at 7pm for thrills and salient political commentary....

7:00pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 12, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Law School Admissions Panel

Join admissions team members from Cornell, George Washington, UCLA, and Boston University as they discuss what to expect in law school, the unique traits of...

12:00pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Meditation

Meditation sessions will take place virtually through the end of January. Silent meditation sessions are open to all members of the Reed community and...

12:00pm
Virtual Event
Off Campus Federal Work Study Office Hours

Office hours are a great place to ask questions about your FWS award, how you can find the right position for you, and any other questions you may have. Our...

1:00pm
Virtual Event
HCC Workshop: Helping Friends in Distress

Are you concerned about a friend and their mental well-being but don’t know how to help? When students experience emotional and mental health difficulties,...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Computer Science Colloquium: Career Panel

Dr. Julia Burrows from the Center for Life Beyond Reed will moderate a panel consisting of former CS Reedies in industry.

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Religion Symposium: Dr. Dylan Burns '03, Freie University Berlin

Dr. Burns will lecture on, "The Oracle to Laius, OR: If God prophesies that you will do something really bad, is it your fault?"

9:00am
Virtual Event
Staff & Faculty Flu Clinic

The staff and faculty flu clinic will be in Eliot 216 this year. Click here to sign up for an appointment. Be sure to bring the consent form that was emailed...

Thursday, October 15, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

HCC Workshop: Helping Friends in Distress

Are you concerned about a friend and their mental well-being but don’t know how to help? When students experience emotional and mental health difficulties,...

9:00am
Virtual Event
Off Campus Federal Work Study Office Hours

Office hours are a great place to ask questions about your FWS award, how you can find the right position for you, and any other questions you may have. Our...

11:00am
Virtual Event
Chemistry Seminar: Morgan Olsen, Ph.D. "Synthesis and Characterization of Tetramethylammonium Salts of Butyltin-Polyoxotungstates for Thin Film Functionalization"

Morgan Rose Olsen grew up in the small, rural town of Catawissa, Pennsylvania where she loved kayaking and hiking in the central valley. In 2009, she...

4:15pm
Virtual Event
Center for Life Beyond Reed Logo

Join Julia Burrows, CLBR's science and tech advisor, and four terrific Reed alums for a panel discussion about how each of them navigated the post-Reed...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Thirsty Third Thursday at FAR

Save the date! The Forum for Advancing Reed (FAR) is Reed's official volunteer weekend taking place October 16–18. Because FAR is much more than working...

5:00pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 16, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

New Faculty Seminar

The New Faculty Seminar has two goals: (1) to provide important information on being a faculty member at Reed, and (2) to provide a venue for new faculty to...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Biology Listening Session

An opportunity to talk with Biology faculty and staff about how the semester is going.

4:10pm
Virtual Event
A Virtual Conversation with President Audrey Bilger

Kick off the Forum for Advancing Reed with a conversation with Audrey Bilger, president of Reed College and Hugh Porter, vice president for college relations...

5:00pm
Virtual Event
Gray Fund Presents: Bingo Night

Everybody loves bingo! Come and play bingo for a chance to win prizes! Sign up here to receive an email with Zoom information.

7:00pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Gray Fund Presents: Trackers at Reed

Join Trackers Earth, for a wander through the canyon and learn about wilderness survival, edible plants, animal tracking, and nature observation and...

Virtual Faculty Talk at FAR with Paul Gronke

Planning for this year's virtual faculty talk at the Forum for Advancing Reed is underway. Paul Gronke, professor of Political Science, will be giving the...

10:00am
Virtual Event
Virtual Summer Internship Student Showcase at FAR

During a few short weeks, with characteristic Reedie resilience, adaptability, and creativity, students worked with Center for Life Beyond Reed (CLBR)...

1:00pm
Virtual Event
Gray Fund Presents: Movie Night

This month we are bringing a selection of class conscious horror movies to you on Saturdays! Join us at 7pm for thrills and salient political commentary....

7:00pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, October 18, 2020

Gray Fund Presents: Halloween Face Painting Class

Learn face painting skills this Halloween to create your own unique look in this action packed class taught by an expert face painter. Each participant will...

10:00am
Virtual Event
A Kick Off for Diversity & Inclusion Affinity Groups at FAR

The Diversity & Inclusion Committee of the Alumni Board is thrilled to announce the launch of three identity-based affinity networks: Alumni of Color...

12:00pm
Virtual Event
Reed in the World: A panel discussion about working internationally

As a small liberal arts college in Portland, Oregon, Reed continues to exert an outsize impact in the world. The Reed Career Alliance (RCA) committee of the...

2:00pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 19, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Meditation

Meditation sessions will take place virtually through the end of January. Silent meditation sessions are open to all members of the Reed community and...

12:00pm
Virtual Event
Off Campus Federal Work Study Office Hours

Office hours are a great place to ask questions about your FWS award, how you can find the right position for you, and any other questions you may have. Our...

1:00pm
Virtual Event
CS/Math/Stats Trivia

Meet some new people and play five rounds of Hallowe'en-themed trivia! Costumes strongly encouraged. With hosts Kelly McConville and Mark Hopkins.

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

HCC Workshop: How to Navigate Grief and Loss

Are you in the midst of grief or struggling with a loss? In this workshop, you will learn the stages of grief and how we each navigate through them. Staff...

3:00pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 22, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Off Campus Federal Work Study Office Hours

Office hours are a great place to ask questions about your FWS award, how you can find the right position for you, and any other questions you may have. Our...

11:00am
Virtual Event
Center for Life Beyond Reed Logo

Now that we've had a chance to review the basics of what a personal statement is and how to craft it, were going to spend time during this second session...

4:00pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 23, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

HCC Workshop: How to Navigate Grief and Loss

Are you in the midst of grief or struggling with a loss? In this workshop, you will learn the stages of grief and how we each navigate through them. Staff...

11:00am
Virtual Event
Biology Talk: Lathiena Manning Nervo, Pacific Lutheran University

Lathiena Manning Nervo, Pacific Lutheran University Dr. Nevo's research focuses on how organisms build tissues during animal embryo development. Her work...

4:10pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Gray Fund Presents: Macrame Wall Hanging Class

Join us for a live virtual online class to make a macrame wall hanging! We’ll talk about different types of ropes and knots and together we’ll practice the...

11:00am
Virtual Event
Pile of pumpkins

Join the Gray Fund and Bon Appetit for a pumpkin carving event! Each participant will receive a pumpkin, carving tools, and an LED candle. 25 participants...

Gray Fund Presents: Movie Night

This month we are bringing a selection of class conscious horror movies to you on Saturdays! Join us at 7pm for thrills and salient political commentary....

7:00pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, October 25, 2020

Pile of pumpkins

Join the Gray Fund and Bon Appetit for a pumpkin carving event! Each participant will receive a pumpkin, carving tools, and an LED candle. 25 participants...

Monday, October 26, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Meditation

Meditation sessions will take place virtually through the end of January. Silent meditation sessions are open to all members of the Reed community and...

12:00pm
Virtual Event
Off Campus Federal Work Study Office Hours

Office hours are a great place to ask questions about your FWS award, how you can find the right position for you, and any other questions you may have. Our...

1:00pm
Virtual Event
HCC Workshop: CALM - An Anxiety & Worry Toolkit

Anxiety and worry are a normal part of life for most of us, but they become obstacles if they prevent us reaching our goals. It doesn't have to be this way!...

3:00pm
Virtual Event
Computer Science Colloquium: Eitan Frachtenberg, Reed College

Eitan will discuss the locality of binary representations in genetic and evolutionary algorithms.

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

Religion Symposium:  Dr. Michael Casper '06, Univeristy of Pennsylvania

Dr. Casper will lecture on, "Political Roots of Marija Gimbutas's Theories of Ancient Religions."

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 29, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

Come by Gym 2 for your regular COVID-19 testing appointment, Monday - Friday each week. Enter Gym 2 from the lower level lobby off Botsford Drive (not...

HCC Workshop: CALM - An Anxiety & Worry Toolkit

Anxiety and worry are a normal part of life for most of us, but they become obstacles if they prevent us reaching our goals. It doesn't have to be this way!...

9:00am
Virtual Event
Off Campus Federal Work Study Office Hours

Office hours are a great place to ask questions about your FWS award, how you can find the right position for you, and any other questions you may have. Our...

11:00am
Virtual Event

September 30 - October 29, 2020