The Center for Life Beyond Reed

Division of Student Services

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Create Your Own Internship (PDF) Tips and information for finding opportunities that work for you.

Law School Timetable (PDF) A two-year planning document to help with your law school plan.

Create a LinkedIn Profile (PDF) 

Living and Working in China (PDF) A comprehensive guide to living and working in China, whether you speak Chinese or not.

Networking Guide (PDF) The all in one how to for meeting, schmoozing, and networking.

Resources for Finding Summer Jobs  (PDF) A useful summary of resources for finding summer employment. Employers who hire in the summer, job search links, places to find non-profit opportunities, staffing agencies, government listings, and more.

Resume Guide (PDF) The all in one resume, CV, cover letter, and reference how to.

Careers in the Film Industry (PDF) From David E.K. Abramson '91 writes: "Dear Reedies, The following is a lightly-edited version of a document I originally prepared for the Entertainment panel of Reed Working Weekend, 2013, when it became clear I could not attend.  It is a virtual Q&A with Thomas Burns, who led the panel."


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Life Beyond Reed
Phone: 503/777-7550
Office: Greywood

Ron Albertson


Julie Kern Smith

Associate Director of Career Development
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Brooke Hunter

Assistant Director for Strategic Partnerships
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Meredith Dickinson
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Michelle Johnson

Fellowships Adviser
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Bonnie Ingersoll

Administrative Coordinator

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Hours and Location

We are located in Greywood, south of the library.

Office Hours

8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.


12 p.m.–1 p.m.
5 p.m.–7 p.m.