Reed Magazine

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

January 12, 2021

“Howl” Unleashed

Rare audio of Allen Ginsberg’s historic 1956 reading at Reed College to be released by Omnivore Recordings.


January 11, 2021

The Artist With the Invisible Hand

John Laursen ’67 was honored with the Oregon Governor’s Arts Award.


December 15, 2020

Alaska Calling

Folk singer Mossy Kilcher ’66 has her regrets. Her life-changing time at Reed is not among them.


December 04, 2020

Professor Hailed for Book On Dance and Politics

Prof. Victoria Fortuna wins award for “exceptionally deep” study of dance and political violence.

November 19, 2020

Prof. Burford Wins Awards For Book on Mahalia Jackson

“Magisterial” study of gospel icon earns critical acclaim.

Sciences

December 18, 2020

The Shape of Things to Come

Biology 372 looks at cellular contractility.


December 14, 2020

The Catalyst in the Chemistry Department

Prof. Kelly Chacón on life, death, and heavy metal.


December 03, 2020

Prof. Franklin Named To Borders Chair

Chair in physics department honors James Borders ’63.


November 13, 2020

Prof. Ritz Wins Prestigious Swanson Award

Computational biologist is the third Reed winner in the past four years.

November 03, 2020

Reed Welcomes New Faculty

An impressive group of professors join Reed's roster of dynamic profs.

Reed Community

January 12, 2021

“Howl” Unleashed

Rare audio of Allen Ginsberg’s historic 1956 reading at Reed College to be released by Omnivore Recordings.


January 11, 2021

The Artist With the Invisible Hand

John Laursen ’67 was honored with the Oregon Governor’s Arts Award.


December 18, 2020

Teaching Smarter

Reed’s Center for Teaching and Learning helps professors stay on top of their game.


December 15, 2020

Alaska Calling

Folk singer Mossy Kilcher ’66 has her regrets. Her life-changing time at Reed is not among them.

December 14, 2020

The Catalyst in the Chemistry Department

Prof. Kelly Chacón on life, death, and heavy metal.