What is a Reedie, Anyway?

Twelve proud members of the class of ’14 shed light on the elusive species.

By Randall S. Barton
Photos by Matt D'Annunzio

How do you define Reed? Generations of Reedies have pondered this problem. Borrowing from Wittgenstein, we decided to employ the technique of ostensive definition. We interviewed 12 good-natured members of the Class of ’14 and asked them about themselves, their theses, and what they learned at Reed. You might be surprised by what they have to say.