Alumni & Parents

Reed Alumni Holiday Party

The 2014 alumni holiday party is on Saturday, December 13! Register here. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact Alumni Relations at

Dinner Program

6 p.m. Hosted cocktail hour
7 p.m. Holiday buffet dinner
8 p.m. Bagpiper and the boar's head procession
8:15 p.m. Dessert and no-host bar

After-Dinner Entertainment

8:15 p.m.

Dancing to Rebecca Kilgore and her jazz quintet
No-host bar

8:30 p.m.

Glamour shots 
Our photographer will be offering festive shots for individuals or groups of any size. Photos will be available for you to download online free of charge in the following weeks.

Price, Parking, and Attire

$50 per person, which includes the cocktail hour, buffet dinner, dessert, hosted bar until 8:15 p.m., Rebecca Kilgore and her jazz quintet, and other entertainment.
($45 per person for 2009–14 alumni)

You can register and pay online via EventBrite by clicking here.

Shuttles will be available from the west lot (off of SE 28th Avenue) and the east lot (off of SE Woodstock Boulevard) from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 to 9:30 p.m.

For this festive occasion, we invite our guests to come cloaked in their favorite evening wear. White dresses with blue sashes are encouraged.

Boar's Head Procession

We would love to count on your voice for this year’s boar’s head procession at 8 p.m. on Saturday, December 13. Virginia Hancock ‘62, our fearless ensemble leader, has slated a single rehearsal for 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 13 in Kaul Auditorium (with a snack provided.)    

Please contact the alumni office at or 503/777-7589 to let us know if you would like to participate in the ensemble.