The Center for Life Beyond Reed

Division of Student Services

MeetUp & Schmooze!

MeetUp & Schmooze is a chance for you to network with alumni and parents in leadership roles with the college.

Because schmoozing is good for your brain.*

At this on-campus event, you'll be able to meet potential mentors at a reception and make up to three short appointments to talk to them individually during the event. Mentor profiles will be added to this site as attendees are confirmed.

Mark your calendars and plan to attend. RSVP required; information coming soon.

Saturday, September 20

4–5:30 p.m.
Kaul Auditorium & Gray Lounge
Attire: business casual, no denim

*Michigan researchers say they've found that shooting the bull with friends has measurable benefits for the brain, keeping it sharp in later life. "Most advice for preserving and enhancing mental function emphasizes intellectual activities such as reading, doing crossword puzzles, and learning how to use a computer," says the lead researcher. "But my research suggests that just getting together and chatting with friends and family may also be effective."