Portland Alumni Chapter

Welcome to Portland Reedies

Are you in new to the area?  Or have you heard of someone moving to Portland who might need some guidance? Get in touch with local Reedies!


To contact the chapter, send email to alumni-pdx-steering@groups.reed.edu or you can look up individual members using IRIS.

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Regular Events

Thirsty Third Thursdays

In the mood to hang out and have something to drink and maybe dinner too? Share conversation and comestibles with fellow Reedies on Thirsty Third Thursday. Check the events calendar below for upcoming meet-ups and look for the Reed table-top sign at a pub/bar/restaurant near you.

If you have an idea for an event please contact the Portland steering committee. We'd love to hear your ideas.

Group Type

Alumni Chapter

Upcoming Events

Foster-Scholz Club Luncheon with Laura Leibman

Please join the Foster-Scholz Club for lunch and "Migration Legends and Why They Matter" with Laura Leibman, Professor of English & Humanities. Professor...

11/16 11:30am
Thirsty Third Thursday in the Columbia River Gorge - on Friday!

Did you know there are about 30 Reedies currently living in the Gorge? Let’s hang out for an evening and talk about things we might be interested in doing...

11/16 6:00pm
November Thirsty Third* Thursday at the Lutz!

Need to decompress between holidays? Kvetch about family or politics in good company? Join friends new and old at the Lutz—an old, familiar haunt for Reedies...

11/29 7:00pm
Alumni Holiday Party 2018

You are invited to enjoy the whimsy and delight of the season at the annual Reed Alumni Holiday Party, Saturday, December 8, 2018, in Kaul Auditorium. Party...

12/8 6:00pm
Portland Chapter Reading Group

My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante From Amazon: Beginning in the 1950s in a poor but vibrant neighborhood on the outskirts of Naples, Ferrante’s...

12/11 7:30pm

Recent Events

Westwind 2018


Westwind 2018


Westwind 2018