Events

November 15 - December 14, 2019

Friday, November 15, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Biology Seminar: Anna Jacobsen, PhD, "Moving water through wood: Structure and function of the vascular network of woody plants"

Dr. Jacobsen examines the structure of the three-dimensional vessel network of woody plants (i.e. how vessels develop and connect with one another throughout...

Foster-Scholz Club Dinner Theatre: Euripides’s Medea

Join the Foster-Scholz Club for dinner and Reed’s production of Euripides’s Medea, an evening of theatre. Dinner will feature a special conversation for the...

Joel Alden Schlosser: Herodotus in the Anthropocene

We are living in the age of the Anthropocene, in which human activities are recognized for effecting potentially catastrophic environmental change. In his...

Reed Theatre presents Euripides' "Medea"

"What’s next, my friends, is clear. I must kill the children quickly and be gone. I gave them life and now I’ll give them death—my heart all dagger. Do it....

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Festivus Holiday Potluck

Greetings, Denver alumni! You're invited to our holiday gathering at the home of Chapter Co-Chair Andrew Korson ’04. We will have a white elephant gift...

Reed Theatre presents Euripides' "Medea"

"What’s next, my friends, is clear. I must kill the children quickly and be gone. I gave them life and now I’ll give them death—my heart all dagger. Do it....

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Monday, November 18, 2019

Fireside Chat with a Mercy Corps Recruiter

Come to this fireside chat with Mercy Corps recruiter Kristine Wilson, hosted by The Center for Life Beyond Reed. This is a Globalization and Diplomacy...

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

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...

Psych Dept: Marina Urgolites, PhD, UCSD

An unexpected determinant of memory: Hippocampal activity prior to encoding predicts subsequent memory Encoding activity in the medial temporal lobe...

Computer Science Colloquium: Houssam Abbas, Oregon State University

'Control and Communication of Multi-Drone Fleets with Temporal Logic Objectives' - We tackle the problem of correct-by-construction control for autonomous...

Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) Open House

Join us for an open house in Prexy to learn about Reed’s Master of Liberal Studies program and if it might be right for you. Reed’s MALS degree is an...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Buddhist Chanting Club

Recharge your spiritual batteries every Wednesday at 12 noon in the Chapel. We chant nam myoho renge kyo for 30 minutes, then read a short inspirational...

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Democratic Presidential Debate Watch Party

Join us on Wednesday starting at 4:30 p.m. for a Democratic presidential debate watch party in Vollum Lounge. Open to the entire Reed community, we'll have a...

The Sober Revolution: How the End of French Algeria Transformed the World of Wine

French wine is invariably associated with France’s diverse terroirs, or “sense of place.” Such wines evoke images of medieval castles or bucolic landscapes,...

Pizza with Suvoda - Project Management Staff

Reed seniors and juniors!! Join CLBR and our guests, Suvoda, on Wednesday, November 20, 5:30 to 7 p.m. for pizza and an information session. The Portland...

Sister Corita Kent Day

Celebrating the teaching, activism, and artwork of Sister Corita Kent. Refreshments and surprises! In tandem with the Corita Foundation's annual festivities...

Community Dance at Reed

The Reed College Dance Department is excited to announce open community dance sessions. These sessions are a collective forum for moving and talking about...

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Gender Bending in the Stories of Joseph and Esther in the Hebrew Bible

As feminine figures, Joseph and Esther are groomed to please, concealing their identities in the foreign imperial court. Yet Esther gradually sheds her...

Psych Dept: Kevin J. Holmes, PhD, Colorado College

Categorizing and Spatializing: How the Mind Organizes Knowledge The world presents a vivid array of sights and sounds to the human observer. How do we make...

Lawrence Lessig: They Don’t Represent Us–Reclaiming our Democracy

Join your fellow New York Reedies for a stimulating talk by Lawrence Lessig at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU. We will grab food and drink (Thirsty...

Thirsty Third Thursday at Pizzeria Otto on Foster

Come in from the rain and warm up with friends new and old at the brand new location of Pizzeria Otto on SE Foster. Enjoy a variety of wood-fired handmade...

Auditions for Winter Dance Concert

We invite all Reed students to audition dances for the Reed's Winter Dance Concert; we are excited to see what you have been working on! Though your dance...

November TTT at Busboys and Poets Takoma

Join us for one of the DMV’s more popular locations! Arrive early for happy hour (ends at 7 p.m.)–happy hour features $2 off draft beer and $3 off signature...

Reed Orchestra Concert

The Reed Orchestra has a new conductor! Under the direction of Maestro Giancarlo Castro D’Addona, the Reed Orchestra Fall Concert will be an event you won't...

Friday, November 22, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Friday @ 4 Music Series

We invite you to join us for our regular Friday @ 4 Music Series. The program features 45-minute recitals featuring Reed student musicians, film screenings,...

Biology Seminar: Lauren Shoemaker, PhD, "A Back and Forth Between Experiments and Modeling: Insights into Disease Dynamics, Bug Behavior, and Plant Patterning"

Dr. Shoemaker's lab studies how spatial structure, landscape heterogeneity, and movement patterns alter population dynamics and community stability. We apply...

Marx and Manatheism

Marx famously characterized social bonds in capitalism as “commodity fetishism". Why “fetishism,” a word first used to characterize a form of religious...

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...

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Portland Baroque Orchestra: Crossing The Channel: Immigrant Composers in London

18th century London was one of Europe’s great cultural capitals, thanks in part to a tide of immigrant composers. In Crossing the Channel, guest director and...

Monday, November 25, 2019

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

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, November 27, 2019

Buddhist Chanting Club

Recharge your spiritual batteries every Wednesday at 12 noon in the Chapel. We chant nam myoho renge kyo for 30 minutes, then read a short inspirational...

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Community Dance at Reed

The Reed College Dance Department is excited to announce open community dance sessions. These sessions are a collective forum for moving and talking about...

Friday, November 29, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Sunday, December 1, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Monday, December 2, 2019

CRES Colloquium Series: "Kashmir: Postcolonial Colonialism?"

with Reed Anthropology Professor Anand Vaidya Comparative Race and Ethnicity Studies (CRES) invites you to CRES Colloquium, a series of discussions of...

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

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...

Does State-Mandated High School Financial Education Affect Savings by Low-Income Households?

Melody Harvey University of Wisconsin-Madison As of 2017, nearly 40% of American adults set aside no money in the past year for unexpected expenses. Young...

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, December 4, 2019

Buddhist Chanting Club

Recharge your spiritual batteries every Wednesday at 12 noon in the Chapel. We chant nam myoho renge kyo for 30 minutes, then read a short inspirational...

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Semantic Variation in Conjoined Comparatives

Margit Bowler Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Linguistics and English Language, University of Manchester All languages have a way to...

American Sutra: Buddhism and the WWII Japanese American Incarceration

The mass incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II is not only a tale of injustice; it is a moving story of faith. In this pathbreaking...

Community Dance at Reed

The Reed College Dance Department is excited to announce open community dance sessions. These sessions are a collective forum for moving and talking about...

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Renew Oregon: Coalition for Clean Energy

Renew Oregon is a clean energy advocacy coalition of businesses and workers, healthcare professionals and parents, farmers and ranchers, faith and community...

Theatre Thesis Performance

Join us for the upcoming theatre thesis performances. Details about the performances will be made available in early November. If you have any questions,...

Friday, December 6, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Delegation and the Logic of Location

Cody Gilmore University of California Davis Mereology is the field of study that (among other things) seeks to formally regiment the logic of the part-whole...

Theatre Thesis Performance

Join us for the upcoming theatre thesis performances. Details about the performances will be made available in early November. If you have any questions,...

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Theatre Thesis Performance

Join us for the upcoming theatre thesis performances. Details about the performances will be made available in early November. If you have any questions,...

Sunday, December 8, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Beyond Borders: Carols, Hymns, and Lullabies with the Reed Chorus & Collegium Musicum

Join the Reed Collegium Musicum and Chorus for a celebration of the holiday season. The Reed Chorus performs Conrad Susa's Carols and Lullabies of the...

Holiday Open House

Come join Reedies of all eras at the home of Rachael Dorr ’76 for good conversation and a festive food spread. You need only bring yourself! Feel free to...

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

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, December 11, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Community Dance at Reed

The Reed College Dance Department is excited to announce open community dance sessions. These sessions are a collective forum for moving and talking about...

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Senior Bootcamp

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...

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

DC Alumni Chapter Holiday Party

You are cordially invited to our annual holiday party. Hosted through the generosity of Public Citizen and Paul Levy ’72, this is one of our biggest and most...

Friday, December 13, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Friday @ 4 Music Series

We invite you to join us for our regular Friday @ 4 Music Series. The program features 45-minute recitals featuring Reed student musicians, film screenings,...

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Give Me the Message! Political posters from Cuba, France, and the United States, 1960–75

Give Me the Message! presents three bodies of original posters created between 1960 and 1975 in three different parts of the world: Cuba, France, and the...

Alumni Holiday Party 2019

You are invited to enjoy the whimsy and delight of the season at the annual Reed Alumni Holiday Party, Saturday, December 14, 2019, in Kaul...

Winter Dance Concert

The Reed College Dance Department presents the 2019 Winter Dance Concert, featuring choreography by students and faculty in Greenwood Theatre. The box...

November 15 - December 14, 2019