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Monthly Archives: August 2010

New class swells Linfield numbers

This fall, Linfield welcomes the largest class of incoming freshmen on record, 535 strong.

Music prof headlines international institute

This summer Professor Jill Timmons served as the artistic director for Musique à Beaumont, an international piano institute in France.

Gender and Buddhist nuns in Taiwan topic of Linfield talk

Hillary Crane, assistant professor of anthropology, will present “Relatively Female: The Gender Identities of Taiwanese Buddhist Nuns” on Wednesday, Sept. 15, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield Art Gallery kicks off first exhibit

Join us for the “Like Smoke and Holy Water” opening reception on Sept. 1.

Linfield College Convocation to address politics of food

Noted author and food activist Marion Nestle will present the Linfield Convocations address Monday, Aug. 30, at 4 p.m. in the Ted Wilson Gymnasium.

Future of the Supreme Court topic for Constitution Day

Lyle Denniston, a journalist who has covered the U.S. Supreme Court for more than 50 years, will speak on “The Future of the Supreme Court: Mirror of the Past?”

Korean history specialist to speak on assimilation

Korean history specialist Mark Caprio, professor at Rikkyo University in Japan, will present a lecture on Wednesday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield Community Garden blossoms

Students are growing vegetables, and a passion for sustainability, on campus.

Linfield sees significant gains in US News & World Report rankings

Linfield College climbed 13 spots in the recently-released survey from US News & World Report, moving from 118 to 105 in the Best National Liberal Arts category.

Gilman scholarships send Linfield students abroad

Linfield ranks in the top 25 undergraduate schools for student participation in study abroad, and four more students have signed on, thanks to the Gilman International Scholarship Program.