The Center for Life Beyond Reed, Division of Student Services

SEEDS (Students for Education, Empowerment, and Direct Service) connects students to our wider community in an effort to complement Reed's academic program, inform students’ personal and career development, and to create and sustain a positive impact within the communities served.

Reed College SEEDS program


SEEDS is hiring for student staff

Apply now! Rolling deadline until positions filled.  

Open positions for late August / pre- Orientation week 2015: 

Odyssey Trip Leader -- 6 positions available!

Odyssey Trip Coordinator

Open positions for 2015-2016 academic year: 

SEEDS Alternative Spring Break (ASB) & Service Event Intern

SEEDS Federal Work Study (FWS) & Service Event Intern


See above job descriptions and SEEDS Job Interest Form for full details & application info. Plus, this Release of Information form.


Welcome (and welcome back) Reedies! Ready to get involved?

2014-2015 SEEDS Programs & Partners here or via our Google map!

Five student interns at four sites host weekly service programs: tutoring on Reed's campus, tutoring or mentoring at Lane, arts-based mentoring at Hosford, as well as ESL tutoring at Voz with adult day laborers.

Have Federal Work Study (FWS)? Earn $11.13 / hr at FWS-eligible weekly service sites via our Off-Campus Federal Work Study Program

Two student interns host Saturday Service trips which include myriad community engagement & environmental service opportunities. 

Don't forget: Davis Projects for Peace (a $10,000 summer award). 

Check the calendar for Saturday Service, Community Day service, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service as well as blood drives.

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