Author Archives: Michael Teskey

The Danube by River Ship

The Danube by River Ship (Prague/Nuremberg to Budapest) June 14-25 Join Professor of Music Virginia Hancock ’62 in this exclusive exploration of the music, architecture, and culture of European cities from Prague to Budapest. Orbridge Travel has organized this tour … finish reading The Danube by River Ship

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The Path to Power: LBJ and the Texas Hill Country

The Path to Power: LBJ and the Texas Hill Country April 3-7 This long weekend is back by popular demand (we had a great trip in 2013!). Join in this examination of the part of the Texas Hill Country that … finish reading The Path to Power: LBJ and the Texas Hill Country

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Raymond Chandler’s Los Angeles

Raymond Chandler’s LA: a Noir Weekend of Sights, Sounds, and Intrigue March 7-9 Bungalows. Crime. Hollywood. Blondes. Vets. Smog. Death. We’ll spend an entertaining, eclectic weekend designed to accommodate locals and visitors alike. Bring a friend along as we examine … finish reading Raymond Chandler’s Los Angeles

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Alumni College: Religion in Contemporary America

Alumni College Religion in Contemporary America: It’s Not Just About God June 4-6 In a pluralistic society, where there is no religious profession held by a majority of the people (much less an official state religion), the role of religion … finish reading Alumni College: Religion in Contemporary America

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Travel-Study Programs 2014 (and beyond)

Our travel-study program exists to provide opportunities for alumni, parents, and friends of the college to explore ideas via small-group  travel to domestic and international destinations and to encounter people, places, and issues that serve as an extension of the … finish reading Travel-Study Programs 2014 (and beyond)

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LBJ and the Texas Hill Country

The Path to Power: LBJ and the Texas Hill Country April 18-21 Join Paul Gronke, professor of political science, and Mike Teskey, director of alumni relations, in an examination of the Texas Hill Country that President Johnson called home. Using … finish reading LBJ and the Texas Hill Country

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Travel to Russia with Reedies

The Reed alumni office and Russian department are happy to announce our next Russia tour, scheduled for January 7-22, 2012.  This year, in addition to our usual thorough coverage of Russia’s extraordinary museums, performance halls, and historical sites, we will… Continue reading

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Pianissimo to fortissimo, Reunions ’11 has it all!

Here's the Student Union in 1943, blended with the "vintage" couches of today… Now imagine the SU filled with all manner of bands and other tuneful entertainment! We're kicking off a year of centennial celebrations with an all-class reunion for… Continue reading

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Words, Movement, and Sounds at Centennial Reunions

For those who enjoy installations, alumni have created special spaces that participants can enjoy at their leisure during the week of Centennial Reunions, June 6-12; as these may be habit forming, repeat offenders are welcome…GHOTIImagine an interactive installation where you… Continue reading

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Back to School 100

This year's Alumni College during Reunions, June 6-12, 2011, offers flexible and affordable programming for those who wish to enjoy the entire week or simply a specific day. Alumni inspired and alumni led, the programs each celebrate an aspect of… Continue reading

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