Beyond Reed

Portland Youth Exercise Power through Participatory Budgeting

October 12, 2023

Portland Youth Exercise Power through Participatory Budgeting

Lillyanne Pham ’20 and Jim Labbe ’95 were part of Oregon's first-ever experiment in giving community members direct say over how to spend public dollars.

By Rebecca Jacobson

October 5, 2023

A Supreme Panel

“Take a breadth of coursework, follow your interests and passions,” Supreme Court justices tell Reedies.


November 18, 2022

Alumni Win Key Elections in 2022

Reedies head to Washington, regional government, and city councils.


September 2, 2022

Marginal Powers and Messages from the Divine

Stephanie Guyer-Stevens ’86 documents the unique power of female shamans in Bhutan.


September 13, 2022

Change Agents

Reed art professors and alumni explore biological flux in a new exhibit running concurrently with the Venice Biennale.

March 25, 2022

Understanding Reed’s Endowment

How it works, and why it matters.

December 10, 2021

Secrets Do Make Friends

Psychologist Luke Chang ’02 spills the beans about the hidden power of gossip.

March 30, 2021

Power and Ice

Watson Fellow Alisa Chen ’21 will examine the dynamics of power and privilege in ice hockey.

March 18, 2021

Reed Grad Leads the Charge on Climate Crisis

Ali Nouri ’97 will champion scientific perspective at the US Department of Energy.

April 30, 2020

How To Find a Job in a Pandemic? Ask the Center for Life Beyond Reed

Jobseekers need not despair; use the time in quarantine to get ready for the recovery.

April 15, 2020

To Watson Winner, Money Talks—But Not In The Way You Think

Economics major Gio Ramirez ’20 wins Watson Fellowship to explore the loaded connections between currency and identity.

March 18, 2020

Eight Reedies Helping Us All Get Through the Coronavirus Pandemic

Sharing the sweat, tears, and hard-won knowledge of Reedies grappling with the crisis.

December 13, 2019

The Transformative Power of the Watson Fellowship

Reed celebrates 50 years of partnership with the Watson Foundation propelling students around the globe to develop their potential.

September 27, 2019

Reed Leads the Pack In STEM PhDs

New report ranks Reed No. 1 in the nation for STEM grads who go on to earn PhDs.