In the Media

April 1, 2021

The first recorded reading of Allen Ginsberg’s "Howl" took place in Portland. Now you can own it on vinyl.

Portland Monthly Magazine features two-time Grammy winner, and wife of President Audrey Bilger, Cheryl Pawelski for restoring the historic 1956 Reed College recording of Allen Ginsberg's Howl.

Portland Monthly Magazine


March 24, 2021

The most intimate portrait yet of a black hole

Sheperd Doeleman ’86, the founding director of the Event Horizon Telescope collaboration, shares a closeup glimpse of a black hole with the world.

New York Times


March 17, 2021

Opinion: Who will march for Asian Americans after the killings in Atlanta?

Alafair Burke ’91, novelist and professor of law at Hofstra University, writes in the Washington Post about the intersection of xenophobia and misogyny in the recent murders of Asian-American women.

Washington Post


March 8, 2021

Mary Barnard brought Sappho into 20th century, infusing the lusty ancient Greek with ‘cutting clarity’ of Pacific Northwest

The Oregonian celebrates poet and translator Mary Barnard, Reed class of ’32, who brought Sappho into 20th century.

The Oregonian


March 1, 2021

Derek Applewhite’s actin research inspires the next generation

The Scientist highlights Professor of Biology Derek Applewhite for inspiring the next generation of biologists, promoting inclusion and equality in the field.

The Scientist