Public Affairs

Media Relations

Public affairs is the primary point of contact between the media and Reed College. Public affairs responds to questions from reporters; pitches stories about Reed to print, broadcast, and online media; and maintains a news digest on the college's website.

Connect with Reed

If you require assistance with a story, please contact Director of Communications Kevin Myers at myersk@reed.edu or 503-517-7815.

Reed facts & history

Reed College is a highly selective institution of the liberal arts and sciences located in Portland, Oregon. Founded in 1908, Reed provides one of the nation’s most rigorous undergraduate experiences, with a highly structured academic program that balances broad distribution requirements and in-depth study in a chosen academic discipline. For more information, visit About Reed.

Faculty experts

The Reed College faculty includes accomplished scholars in the arts and sciences who can provide expert commentary on topics of local, national, and international significance. If you wish to access a member of the Reed faculty, please contact Director of Communications Kevin Myers at myersk@reed.edu or 503-517-7815.

Photography & video

Reed College maintains a suite of photographs that are approved for journalistic use. Public affairs can provide other images to the media upon request. Use of college images is subject to the college's photography and videography guidelines.