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reed magazine logoSpring 2008

Haikus for Reedies

Applicants accepted to Reed this spring got an email that linked to a short web-video. The two-minute movie featured current students singing the praises of Reed through haikus (a sampling is included below). You can send your own Reed haikus to Watch the movie at

Thick letter coming
And it’s full of confetti
Here’s the video

Up by 9 for class
Heraclites doesn’t care
Fall asleep again

Homer on your mind
Sign here on the dotted line
Earn some mad

For my admission
I got fireworks, not haikus
Crashed my computer

By attending Reed
You will ensure that we have
A class of freshmen

Reed is in you child
With our knowledge comes great joy
Coos the Doyle Owl

Make a difference
Trapped in a haiku factory
Come to Reed, save me

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