March 7, 2019

Four Billion Miles And Counting

Olwen Morgan ’76 built the engines that power NASA’s space fleet to the outer reaches of the solar system—and beyond.

March 7, 2019

Changing How We Get There

Ten Reedies changing the future of transportation.

February 22, 2019

When Hunger Goes Haywire

Bio prof wins NIH grant to study starving fish for clues to the biological basis of anorexia.

February 12, 2019

Geselbracht Honor Goes to Prof. Glasfeld

Created with a $3 million gift by an anonymous donor, the chair memorializes an exceptional professor.

January 9, 2019

Cracking the Quantum Hall Problem

Spiros Michalakis will come to Reed to discuss the puzzle that baffled a generation of physicists.

December 18, 2018

Unlocking Atomic Secrets

Chemistry profs tackle copper ions and proton tunneling in semester’s last lecture.

December 3, 2018

Bio Prof Will Trace Cancer’s Mixed Signals

Prof. Anna Ritz wins NSF grant to analyze signaling pathways in colon cancer.

November 15, 2018

Math Prof Wins National Honor for Work on Algebra

Prof. Irena Swanson is named a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society.

October 18, 2018

Reed Data Scientists Want To Safeguard Your Privacy

Professors win NSF grant to find ways to protect personal information stored in giant databases.

October 2, 2018

Reed Biologists Isolate Virus That Preys On Deadly Germs

Newly discovered bacteriophage destroys drug-resistant strains of E. coli.