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July 20, 2020

Close Encounters of the Literary Kind

Professor Jiang wins ACLS fellowship to study modern Chinese literature.

July 18, 2020

Raiders of the Black Sea Steppe

History major wins Class of ’21 Award for thesis on the struggle for dominance in the vast plains of Eastern Europe at the dawn of the modern era.

July 8, 2020

ICE Directive Threatens International Students

President Bilger condemns the new ICE rule and directs Reed to help international students meet the extra requirements.

July 2, 2020

The Quarantine Journals

Reed students chronicle life under lockdown and explore what the pandemic has done to their families, their neighborhoods, and their future.

June 30, 2020

Reedies Land Array of Fellowships and Awards

Watsons, Fulbrights, and a Goldwater are among the many national awards that will take students around the globe.

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.”

June 15, 2020

Reflections and Action on the Murder of George Floyd

Dean for institutional diversity urges us not to squander this moment.

June 6, 2020

A Response to the George Floyd Demonstrations

Biology professor writes about pride, race, identity, and science.

June 17, 2020

How To Support Reed Students

Together we can help Reedies through the pandemic.

May 15, 2020

The Transformation Of Hum 110: A Remembrance

A Reed philosophy grad recalls the debate over Hum 110 that took place in 1969.

May 12, 2020

Prof. Paul Gronke Named 2020 Carnegie Fellow

Prof. Gronke is the fourth Reed faculty member to be selected as a Carnegie Fellow.

May 11, 2020

Leading Chemist Felled By Covid-19

Brilliant researcher and educator Dan Kemp ’58 made major contributions to our knowledge of protein folding.

May 11, 2020

Save Democracy. Vote By Mail.

States should let citizens cast their votes without ever visiting the polling station.

May 6, 2020

Bullets, Ice, and Snow

How a ragtag bunch of skiers became the U.S. Army’s first alpine soldiers.

May 4, 2020

Art Fills the Void

Students use 3D-scanning technology to mount senior thesis show.

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 29, 2020

Theatre Students Defy Covid-19

For spring production, students will perform the most notorious radio play of all time.

April 28, 2020

Should You Wear a Mask? Yes.

Wearing a mask is a smart social investment.

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 23, 2020

Study Shows Integrity in Oregon’s Voting Process, Need for Modernization

Vote-by-mail works well but has room for improvement, say Reed and Caltech researchers.