Monthly Archives: February 2010
The National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) named President Thomas L. Hellie to chair the NAICU Committee on Student Financial Aid. He will also serve on the executive committee of the association, which represents nearly 1,000 private American colleges.
Linfield College will host Reza Aslan on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium on the Linfield campus in McMinnville. The lecture, “How to Win a Cosmic War: God, Globalization and the End of the War on Terror,” is free and the public is invited.
The conference gives students the skills and tools to address the issue of climate change and help ensure a just and sustainable future.
Alfred Habegger, a biographer and former professor of English, will speak on “Chasing Hidden Lives: Confessions of a Biographer” Thursday, March 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College.
A public debate featuring the Linfield College debate team and student debaters from Xi’an Jiaotong University in China will be held Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall at Linfield College.
If you’re tired of Match.com, try looking for love at the Humane Society, says Mary Lee Nitschke, a Linfield professor who specializes in human-animal bonds.
There’s a perception that Yamhill County is the place where people go to sip a glass of pinot noir. However, there is something other than vineyards growing in the heart of Oregon’s wine country.
Ellen Crabtree, associate director of academic advising at Linfield College, was named the top new advisor in the Pacific Northwest.