September 2, 2021

A special Reed honor

PROF. HELEN STAFFORD [biology 1954-87], A TRAILBLAZING BIOLOGIST & MENTOR, has joined the pantheon of inspiring scientists who survey the north stairwell of the biology building, thanks to an art project undertaken by students and professors in the Bio department.
PROFESSOR DEREK APPLEWHITE is a 2021 American Society for Cell Biology Fellow. ASCB Fellows represent the top-performing scientists who have contributed significantly to cell biology and to the community of scientists studying the cell.
IN MEMORY OF MARA GIBBS '19 who tragically lost her life during a fire in an off-campus apartment in 2017, Community SafetyEnvironmental Health and Safety, and Mara's mother want to share the Reed Fire Safety Brochure and other resources and information regarding fire safety.

THE BURN YOUR DRAFT podcast is back with a new season and new host Amelie Andreas '24! Learn about some of the fascinating capstone projects by recent and not-so-recent grads! Latest to drop, Rowan Bangs '20, philosophy/mathematics thesis.

  • Zoë Ballinger, admission communications coordinator, started August 30.
  • David Gruber, starts as interim associate dean of students for academic life on September 3.
  • Emily Adair, community safety officer, starts September 3.
  • Lorraine Arvin, vice-president and treasurer, departed August 31.
  • Grace Fisher, associate dean of admission, departed September 1.
  • Julie Maxfield, associate dean, departs September 3.
  • Denise VanLeuven, director of private music instruction, departs September 4.
  • Hasan Ali, senior user support specialist, departs September 10.

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