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The Paradox of Wildfire Sciences

The Paradox of Wildfire

The American West is burning. Can we find a way to prevent forest fires without actually making them worse?



Rethinking Reed in the Era of COVID-19 Community

Rethinking Reed in the Era of COVID-19

Showing resilience in the face of the pandemic, Reed reimagined campus so that students could return for classes in person.

Arts & Humanities

September 23, 2020

Titan

A graphic novel by François Vigneault ’13 imagines a future beset with new forms of oppression on the moons of Saturn.


September 15, 2020

MAITA’s New Album Rocks the Critics

In her debut album Best Wishes, Maria Maita-Keppeler ’14 is intimate but never fragile.


July 20, 2020

Close Encounters of the Literary Kind

Professor Jiang wins ACLS fellowship to study modern Chinese literature.


July 04, 2020

Miniature in Ivory

An American Studies seminar will explore Jews and race in the early Atlantic world.

June 23, 2020

Messiaen’s Warbles and Woolf’s Waves

Comp-lit major wins prestigious Class of ’21 Award for thesis on “reading for gesture.”

Sciences

September 17, 2020

How The Milky Way Got Its Crazy Shape

Reed physics majors show how the galaxy developed its enigmatic barred spiral.


April 27, 2020

Two Reed Grads Elected to National Academy of Sciences

The nation’s top scientific organization hails a pair of Reed researchers for their groundbreaking work.


April 16, 2020

Legendary Chemistry Professor Dies at 89

Prof. Thomas Dunne mentored generations of Reed students.


April 15, 2020

Six Outstanding Professors Earn Tenure

Teacher-scholars represent wide range of disciplines and expertise.

April 13, 2020

Math-Stats Major Named Goldwater Scholar

Simon Couch ’21 earns national recognition for promise in science and math.

Reed Community

September 18, 2020

Rethinking Reed in the Era of COVID-19

Showing resilience in the face of the pandemic, Reed reimagined campus so that students could return for classes in person.


September 16, 2020

Reed Hires Epidemiologist To Coordinate College’s Response To COVID-19


September 15, 2020

MAITA’s New Album Rocks the Critics

In her debut album Best Wishes, Maria Maita-Keppeler ’14 is intimate but never fragile.


August 25, 2020

“You Are Amazing,” Prez Tells Class of 2024

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

September 03, 2020

Be Kind And Remind

The fine art of promoting preventive behavior at Reed. This week we're focusing on masks.