Barnes' memoir selected for MacReadsTipi painting brings students and Native Americans together Students ‘light up’ for a good causeDrake to present reading at Linfield CollegeLinfield recognized for community engagementEleven colleges and 1,200 students, and you’re invitedCyber classmates now fast friendsCommunication prof offers insight for OPB, Oregonian
January 27, 2010

Communication prof offers insight for OPB, Oregonian

On the eve of a closely watched Oregon election, political analyst Jackson Miller shared his expertise with The Oregonian and Oregon Public Broadcasting. The controversial ballot initiatives received national attention as a possible snapshot of the mood among voters.

January 26, 2010

Tipi painting brings students and Native Americans together

Art students in Totem Shriver’s class painted a tipi as part of an Arts and Visual Culture course, after a local woman, descended from the Lakota Sioux tribe, offered it as an art project.

January 22, 2010

Comments of politics prof featured on international news networks

In a story picked up by international news networks, Professor Patrick Cottrell says, “The Olympic Games are often perceived as a symbol of peace, but ironically also serve as venues for intense political contention.”

January 18, 2010

Students ‘light up’ for a good cause

Linfield students are lighting up for a good cause. No, this student-initiated project doesn’t involve smoking, but walking door to door in McMinnville, asking if they can change people’s light bulbs. For free. Without a catch.

Around the world in 30 days

It’s Jan Term at Linfield, and for many students that means study abroad.

Cyber classmates now fast friends

Cherrish Beals and Cara Nicole Bruner, both 2009 Linfield College graduates, were team members during their senior capstone course, Strategic Management, this fall. But it was only before the fall commencement ceremony that they met face-to-face for the first time.

Drake to present reading at Linfield College

Barbara Drake, professor emerita of English at Linfield College, will read from her latest collection of poems, “Driving One Hundred,” Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield.

January 17, 2010

Professor explores bridges between Japan and China

A book by a Linfield modern languages professor explores the cultural links between Japanese and Chinese writers in the period between the two World Wars.

January 12, 2010

Eleven colleges and 1,200 students, and you’re invited

On Jan. 18 students from colleges across Oregon will recognize Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through community service. I invite you to join us.  (VIDEO)

January 11, 2010

Musical Tribune to Martin Luther King Jr. planned at Linfield

A Musical Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. will be presented Monday, Jan. 18, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Barnes’ memoir selected for MacReads

Kim Barnes’ memoir “In the Wilderness: Coming of Age in Unknown Country,” is this year’s selection for MacReads, a community-wide book reading and discussion that culminates in a presentation by the author.

January 7, 2010

Linfield graduates say farewell

In December, 111 students said goodbye to Linfield as part of the Linfield College Fall Commencement. Graduates originated from countries as far flung as Spain, Vietnam, Malaysia and Japan.

January 6, 2010

Linfield recognized for community engagement

Linfield ranked 84th in Washington Monthly’s 2009 college guide, which rated liberal arts schools based on their contribution to the public good. America’s best colleges, the magazine says, are those that encourage students to give back to their country.

January 3, 2010

National report praises Linfield’s ‘green’ efforts

The National Wildlife Federation’s Campus Ecology program released its “Generation E” report and held a national teleconference that addressed the ways students are leading sustainability programs at U.S. universities and colleges, including Linfield.