The Bachelor is excited to announce that Reed Mathis ‘22 will be assuming the position of Editor-in-Chief for the upcoming 2021-2022 school year.

Reed Mathis '22
Reed Mathis ’22

Mathis will be taking over for Austin Hood ‘21, who has accepted a position at City Year Philadelphia after graduation.

Originally from Indianapolis, Mathis graduated from Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School.

Mathis has been part of the Bachelor staff since first coming to Wabash as a freshman. He has previously served as a staff writer, online Editor, and currently news Editor for The Bachelor. Mathis is a political science major with a double minor in economics and classics. He is also a brother of Phi Delta Theta, where he served as Head of Alumni Relations before taking his current role as a social chair. A member of the Sphinx Club and two-year captain of the tennis team, Mathis is also chairman of the Crawfordsville to Campus Committee and was a Sophomore Class Representatuve for Student Senate. Mathis is also a CIBE Senior Innovation Consultant and interned at Impact Networking this past summer.

Mathis is ready to hit the ground running and is looking to achieve a multitude of goals during the 2021- 2022 year. The Bachelor next year will aim to further amplify the voice of traditionally underrepresented groups and students on campus, along with revamping how The Bachelor reaches out to its readers through social media. In more exciting news, The Bachelor will look to do both online content and incorporate our traditional printed issues for the Wabash community each Friday, as the publication did pre-COVID.

Mathis is continuing to build his editorial staff for the next year, and if you are interested in working with The Bachelor for the following year, feel free to reach out to him at