“You Are Amazing,” President Bilger Tells Class of 2024

With a virtual convocation, Reed College welcomes new students to campus to begin the intellectual odyssey of a lifetime.

Prof. Jan Mieszkowski takes a deep dive into The Elements of Style with his essay for Public Books, 'E. B. White's "Plain Style" @75.'

Prof. Mark Burford was awarded the top prize by the ARSC in historical research for his book Mahalia Jackson and the Black Gospel Field. Listen to Prof. Burford discuss his book on American Routes.

The Washington Post mentions Reed's temporary shift to test blind admissions in a story about operational changes prompted by COVID-19.

Prof. Paul Gronke added context to the New York Times Magazine's comprehensive look at President Trump's false claims about voter fraud.

Prof. Kimberly Clausing talks about tax reform and protectionist policies with the New York Times.

The Oregonian reports on a Reed College Northwest Policies Priorities poll that finds agreement across the political spectrum on climate change. 

With much of the focus on mail-in voting, the New York Times asks Prof. Paul Gronke what might happen at polling stations in November.

A New York Times obituary chronicles the fascinating life of Reedie, Hans Linde ’47, an iconoclastic legal scholar who achieved a national reputation for his work on state constitutional law.

Kitty Richards ’05 co-authored an opinion piece for the New York Times on the positive ripple effect of taxes and government spending.


The Reed community continues to work together on our own anti-racist efforts, and we amplify organizations in solidarity against racial injustice, whether you're looking for resources or for ways to support others.

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