Reed College Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Portland Baroque Orchestra gives bassoon spotlight in 'Music from Dublin Castle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Oregonian

    ... aturday, Nov. 17-18, at First Baptist Church, 1110 S.W. Taylor St.; 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, at Kaul Auditorium, Reed College, 3203 S.E. Woodstock Blvd.

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  2. GOP tax plan may not curb incentives for firms to shift profits, jobs overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... to shift income offshore and to shift activities offshore," said Kimberly Clausing, an economics professor at Reed College who has written extensively on corporate taxation. Both the Senate and House bills have promised to include antiabuse ...

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  3. Why everyone should learn about western civilizationRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | University Business

    Students are protesting Reed College's foundational humanities curriculum. What they may be missing is that core texts are just a starting point.

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  4. My Old SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Weekly Standard

    I used to despise the relative obscurity of my alma mater, Reed College. The name of the Portland, Oregon, liberal arts school has spurred more than a few quizzical looks in Washington when I've mentioned it.

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  5. New iteration: Getting Started with Library Service Design eCourseRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... be introduced to the service design heuristics. In this week, you will read about the service design efforts at Reed College. This case study will review how Reed College Library User Experience group (LUX) has implemented service design in their ...

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  6. Reed College Fossil Fuel Investments Exposed by Paradise Papers LeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Willamette Week

    Reed College is among ten U.S. campuses invested in a secretive Cayman Islands fossil fuel portfolio highlighted by the so called "Paradise Papers." As reported by the Portland Tribune , documents from a Bermudian law firm leaked to a German publication and the published by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists reveal that Reed College has money in Encap, an investment fund that serves as a source of venture capital for oil and gas companies.

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  7. We need a free exchange of ideas: Letter to the editorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Oregonian

    Thanks to Lucia Martinez Valdivia's Nov. 5 thoughtful, clear and insightful commentary, " Nuance in speech is not oppression ," about the misguided student protests at Reed College. What a shame that Reed students, who are generally considered open-minded, thoughtful and accepting of differences, are anything but.

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  8. What Do Protesting Students At Reed College Want?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Willamette Week

    For more than a year, Reed College has been embroiled in controversy as protesters disrupt a core humanities class that students must take as freshmen. Professors are revolting, taking to the pages of national newspapers to complain about what they call an "extremist moment" on the famously liberal private college campus.

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  9. Taylor Swift just needs to 'shake it off' when it comes to those alt-right theoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... college students are tired of the perpetual accusations. As Chris Bodenner wrote in the Atlantic , students at Reed College criticized protests against white supremacy which interrupted class discussions. In the marketplace of ideas, the best way to ...

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  10. Say Goodbye to Muni Deals Like These If Tax Bill Is EnactedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | News Max

    ... borrow in the tax-exempt market. The Oregon Facilities Authority is selling $66.7 million in revenue bonds for Reed College, the liberal arts school in Portland, Oregon, to build a new dorm and refund some bonds whose first redemption date is in ...

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  11. Paradise Papers: Names of the rich linked to offshore accountsRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2017 | CBS News

    ... That effectively rewards past profit-shifting behavior, said Kimberly Clausing, professor of economics at Reed College, on a conference call to discuss the Paradise Papers and tax reform. The release of the Paradise Papers should be a wake-up call ...

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  12. Hollywood, ESPN and other debacles: Why can't our ruling class do its job?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... leeway). Now the schools where those protesters ruled, from the University of Missouri to Evergreen State to Reed College to Oberlin College , are in trouble. Had the leaders done their jobs, instead of trying to look good for their peers, the ...

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  13. In Portland, Reed College Threatens Students for Protesting Its Financial TiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | Indybay.org

    In recent weeks, tents, couches, tables of food, and dozens of students decked the halls of Eliot Hall, Reed College's administrative building. Students occupied the building in protest of the college's financial ties to Wells Fargo.

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  14. Saudi Arabia's Very Public, Very Risky Palace IntrigueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The Atlantic

    ... he highest-ranking American member of ISIS reckons with her extremist past and attempts to build a new life. At Reed College, a small liberal-arts school in Portland, Oregon,

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  15. Nuance in speech is not oppression: Guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    At Reed College, where I work, a group of students began protesting the required first-year humanities course a year ago. Three times a week, students sat in the lecture space holding signs -- many too obscene to be printed here -- condemning the course and its faculty as white supremacists, as anti-black, as not open to dialogue and criticism on the grounds that we continue to teach, among many other things, Aristotle and Plato.

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  16. Tut-Tutting the TwitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | Power Line

    I didn't think it was necessary to keep up with the self-destruction of Reed College , where the left doesn't know how to deal with the far left. At Reed College, a small liberal-arts school in Portland, Oregon, a 39-year-old Saturday Night Live skit recently caused an uproar over cultural appropriation.

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  17. Reed rebels - against 'anti-racist' disruptorsRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2017 | Joannejacobs.com

    At Reed College, possibly the most liberal liberal-arts college in the country, first-year students are standing up to an "anti-racist" faction that bullied and silenced its critics for a year, writes Chris Bodenner in The Atlantic . Most of the rebels against Reedies Against Racism are freshmen of color, he writes.

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  18. How a Tiny Mississippi Town Led the Way on LGBT RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The Atlantic

    ... highest-ranking American member of ISIS reckons with her extremist past and attempts to build a new life. At Reed College, a small liberal-arts school in Portland, Oregon, a 39-year-old Saturday Night Live skit recently caused an uproar over ...

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  19. Reed CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | Willamette Week

    "There was very much a standard opinion you had to have, otherwise people would look at you funny, and some people would say stuff to you-a lot of people were called 'race traitors,'" a sophomore from India told the Atlantic. Tensions between students opposing a required course at Reed College and students who just want to learn the material are causing a rift as freshmen join together to criticize a protest movement that started last academic year.

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  20. Why tax plan might not put US firms' overseas cash to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | WKRN

    ... "You don't have to pay U.S. tax as long as you leave it offshore," says Kimberly Clausing, an economist at Reed College. "But your shareholders get upset if you leave it there forever." Besides reducing the U.S. corporate tax rate to 20 percent, the ...

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