Author Archives: Michael Teskey

Water, Water, Everywhere

Alumni College ’17: Water, Water, Everywhere Program Description Tuesday, June 6 Opening reception and Gorge preview talk (for full-program participants and those who are participating in the Wednesday session) We’ll gather in Reed’s historic Parker House for a reception featuring fresh … finish reading Water, Water, Everywhere

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Literary Ireland: Joyce, Yeats, and Manuscripts

Dublin, Sligo, and Gort The Ireland of James Joyce, W.B. Yeats, and more! Whether you’ve been to Ireland before or not, you will not want to miss this custom program designed and led by professor of English Jay Dickson. We’ll … finish reading Literary Ireland: Joyce, Yeats, and Manuscripts

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An Insider’s Amsterdam

A Guided Examination of the Art, Infrastructure, and Culture of Holland: Yesterday and Today April 22-30, 2017 Amsterdam, the capital city of the Netherlands, is famous for its tourist attractions and their accessibility. On this trip, we will toggle between … finish reading An Insider’s Amsterdam

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Riding that Blues Train with Dr. Demento

Join Us as We “Cruise Through the Blues” October 12-17 Blues. Soul. Rock & Roll. Jazz. From Memphis to New Orleans, this five day program is designed to delight those who love these genres and want to explore their roots. … finish reading Riding that Blues Train with Dr. Demento

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Reunions ’16: Celebrating You…with More Great Programming

Reunions, June 8–12, is packed full of many events and promises to be a great time for all. From the Marketplace to the Authors’ Reception to the annual poker game—there is something for everyone: Check out the music! Alumni College … finish reading Reunions ’16: Celebrating You…with More Great Programming

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Travel & Study with Reed: 2016 and beyond

As you plan your adventures for the year, consider incorporating Reed’s travel study program into your plans.  Whether you want to venture near or far we have a suite of opportunities for that will sate your wanderlust.  Here’s is what is on … finish reading Travel & Study with Reed: 2016 and beyond

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Oaxaca Culinary and Cultural Adventure

Oaxaca Culinary & Cultural Adventure September 23-October 2, 2016 Back by popular demand! Organized by Jewel Murphy ‘82, this will be an intimate experience for those who value travel and learning experiences that touch all the senses. Oaxaca is a world … finish reading Oaxaca Culinary and Cultural Adventure

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Shakespeare 400 in London and Stratford

Immerse yourself in London’s theatre scene with seven plays over 10 days! Limited seats for guided discussions, expert insights, and special access to behind-the-scenes programs for the group. Shakespeare died in 1616. So did Cervantes. This was also the year … finish reading Shakespeare 400 in London and Stratford

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A Phalanx of Reedies Descend Upon Greece

The rolling Hum conference that is Reed’s travel study program stopped in Greece for a ten day program that showcased the best of Reed professors. Ellen Millender served as the content expert as more than 30 Reed alumni and friends … finish reading A Phalanx of Reedies Descend Upon Greece

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Inside Scenic Curaçao with Prof. Laura Leibman

Inside Scenic Curaçao: Jewish History, the Slave Trade, and more! Until 1825, the exquisite Caribbean island of Curaçao had the largest, wealthiest, and best-educated Jewish community in the Americas. Join Laura Leibman, professor of English & humanities, and a small … finish reading Inside Scenic Curaçao with Prof. Laura Leibman

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