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Upcoming Events

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...

1/21 9:00am
Banners for Personal and Political Use

Lee Littlewood ‘68 leads this sign painting workshop in designing large scale banners. Emphasis on design, layout, and materials for producing banners...

The Other Side Of The Cross - Missionaries And The Assumed Damned Of Zimbabwe

Depending on who you are in Zimbabwe, Christian missionaries are either are an inconvenient nuissance, or they possess resources that could spell food...

1/21 10:00am
Book Repair 101: How To Mend Your Own Books

The purpose of this class is to teach participants basic book repair including how to tip in pages that have detached, repair a paperback that has split in...

1/21 11:30am
Let Me Tell You About Homestuck

The multimedia web sensation Homestuck, for better or for worse, is embedded in the culture of the Internet -- yet even now there are people for whom...

1/21 11:30am
Advance Directives and YOU

Many college students aren't aware that as adults, they have full legal rights over their healthcare. This means that in the case of serious injury/illness,...

1/21 12:00pm
American Political History

American political history by Dr. Marc Madden, marcmadden@earthlink.net.

1/21 12:00pm
Pelagic Birds Of The Sub Atlantic

Southern New Zealand is home to albatrosses and petrels; my recent photos will help to explain the natural history of these remarkable birds. Johnny Powell,...

1/21 1:00pm
Story Time: The Trojan Cycle

I stand in front of a bunch of people and tell interconnected myths from the greater Trojan War Cycle. Starting with the key players in the Trojan War,...

1/21 1:00pm
What Nourishes You? A Zine Workshop by the Reed Community Pantry

The Reed Community Pantry (RCP) invites you to a zine workshop focused on the question: What Nourishes You? We will provide an introduction to the RCP and...

1/21 1:30pm
Digital Fabrication - CAD, 3D Printing, and Laser Cutting

In this class you'll learn a few of the tools and techniques of digital fabrication. We'll design something using 3D CAD software (Fusion 360), make it with...

Tales from the Crypt

A lecture on the history of cemetery design as well as some weird or entertaining stories I have learned about cemeteries, including local ones, over the...

1/21 2:00pm
Home Disaster Preparedness

The purpose of this class is to provide attendees the basics of being prepared for disasters at home, including an overview of the Cascadia subduction zone...

1/21 2:30pm
Clarity In Action: A Practical Introduction To Zen Meditation

There will be a discussion of how to do meditation (or refresher, if you already know how) and an opportunity to do some meditation. We will talk about how...

1/21 2:45pm
Data Analysis Using Stata

Whether you are getting ready to dive into your thesis data analysis, prepping for a methods course, or looking to build additional analytical skills - join...

1/21 3:00pm
Afar On Your Own: How to Travel the World Solo

Learn how to travel the world on your own. Britt is an avid world traveler and has backpacked on six continents on her own, in countries including Morocco,...

1/21 3:45pm
Reporting Survey Results Using Excel

You've run your survey; how might you report the results? This class will give a very quick overview of some standard statistics that you might report and...

1/21 4:00pm
Tap That Class

Broadway tap dancer turned CUS tech support wizard Tony Palomino will guide you through a beginning tap dance warmup, followed by fun combo. No experience...

How to Be a Political Scientist

A mainly lecture-focused class on the history of science as invoked as a political concept, how the concept of science is currently used, and what you as...

Accidents, Power, and Weapons: the Nuclear Triad

A no-holds-barred, brutally honest crash course by a reactor operator about nuclear taboo topics, because our on-campus reactor doesn't like talking about...

1/21 5:00pm
One Jumped Over the Candle Stick: Intro to Candle Making

Learn how to make poured soy wax candles, complete with essential oils and dried flower petals. Limited to 10 participants. Sign up at...

Hardcore Motherf*ckers Only™

Are you a hardcore motherf*cker? Our annual gather shall once again be held at our hour. It's going to be different than last year, but in a good way. Pax...

1/22 3:00am
The Gathering Thousands: Portland's Urban Crow Roost

The human history of urban crow roosts is the history of people trying to get rid of them. Since 2013 downtown Portland has been the winter home to 15,000...

1/22 8:00am