Linfield to host reading by alumna authorStudy abroad student looks at struggles of Aboriginal peopleLinfield forensics recognized at national competition‘Reading Obama’ focus of author meets critic event at LinfieldLinfield’s ‘Pizza and Politics’ to discuss uprising in LibyaFormer Abu Ghraib detainees’ stories and faces immortalized at Linfield Gallery exhibitApel to give last lecture at LinfieldChristian Science Monitor publishes op-ed from recent alum
April 28, 2011

Middle East policy focus of Linfield anthropology lecture

The importance of incorporating anthropology in foreign affairs will be the topic discussed by William Beeman, professor of anthropology at the University of Minnesota, in a lecture at Linfield College.

April 27, 2011

Linfield makes list of nation’s greenest colleges

Six Oregon colleges, including Linfield, were featured in the new issue of The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges.

Class torches two-story art sculpture in annual spring ritual

Linfield students created an immense sculpture that was “built to burn,” and that’s exactly what happened last week in a celebration of whimsy and spring. VIDEO

April 25, 2011

‘Reading Obama’ focus of author meets critic event at Linfield

“Reading Obama: Dreams, Hopes, & the American Political Tradition” will be the topic of discussion when the book’s author meets a critic of his work Monday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Art exhibit to showcase student talent

Student artwork will be on display in the Linfield College Fine Art Gallery in May.

Linfield Reports, 4/25/11

April 23, 2011

Christian Science Monitor publishes op-ed from recent alum

In editorials in The Oregonian and The Christian Science Monitor, Nadia Abraibesh ’10 makes an eloquent plea for American support of Libya, where she has family.

April 22, 2011

Students build houses and hope

Linfield students, staff and faculty are helping construct affordable housing for people in our community and across the nation. VIDEO

April 21, 2011

Linfield forensics recognized at national competition

Sophomore ’13 Chris Forrer and Darren Valenta ’11 walked away with honors at a recent national forensics tournament.

April 20, 2011

Linfield theatre presents ‘Execution of Justice’

The Linfield College theatre will present Emily Mann’s docudrama “Execution of Justice,” taking audience members to a divided San Francisco in the 1970s as the city transitions from conservative to a more liberal social and political climate.

German sonnets come alive for language students

Professors Gudrun Hommel-Ingram and Katherine Kernberger and their students hosted a visit from composer Libby Larsen, whose world premiere of her “Moabit Sonnets” was performed at Linfield last weekend.

April 19, 2011

‘Ethics of Voting’ topic at Linfield event

The debate behind the moral duty to vote will be featured in a lecture and commentary Thursday, May 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

April 18, 2011

Linfield Hawaiian Club presents 39th annual lu’au

Traditional Hawaiian food and entertainment will be featured at this year’s 39th annual Linfield College Hawaiian Lu’au Saturday, April 30, in the Rutschman Field House and Ted Wilson Gymnasium at Linfield.

Linfield to host spring band concert

The Linfield College Concert Band will present a spring concert featuring small wind ensembles Tuesday, April 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium, located in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

Linfield Dance Ensemble presents dance showcase

Members of the Linfield College Dance Ensemble will present a dance showcase, “Electrify your Movement!,” Friday, May 6, and Saturday, May 7, at 8 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium, located in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

Apel to give last lecture at Linfield

Bill Apel, professor of religion at Linfield College since 1975 who will retire in June, will present a “last lecture” Thursday, April 28, at 7 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall at Linfield.

Linfield Reports, 4/18/11

Former Abu Ghraib detainees’ stories and faces immortalized at Linfield Gallery exhibit

Regional and local newspapers and radio stations featured the gallery’s powerful “Bearing Witness” exhibit, on display through the end of April.

April 14, 2011

Gould Piano Trio and clarinetist to bring spirited performance to Linfield

The Gould Piano Trio and clarinetist Robert Plane will perform Friday, April 29, at 8 p.m. at Linfield College. The concert is sponsored by the Linfield Chamber Orchestra as part of the 20th Anniversary Season.

Linfield student named VP of National Student Nurses Association

Margaret Ngai ’12 was elected VP of the 56,000-member organization at the group’s national convention. 

Oregonian features interview with composer-in-residence Libby Larsen

Larsen shared the thought processes that culminated in her composition, “Moabit Sonnets,” premiering Friday and Saturday at Linfield.

News-Register gives nod to three women Wildcats who pick up the sticks

Former high school teammates Laura Ekstrom ’12, Chelsei Hall ’14 and Lisa Ekstrom ’14 are now competing at the college level on the Linfield lacrosse team.

April 12, 2011

Linfield’s ‘Pizza and Politics’ to discuss uprising in Libya

A discussion on the current unrest in Libya will be presented by a Linfield graduate, part of the Linfield College series “Pizza and Politics.”

April 11, 2011

Linfield Reports, 4/11/11

World premiere of celebrated composer Libby Larsen at Linfield

The world premiere of “Moabit Sonnets,” written by one of the world’s most performed living composers, will be performed at Linfield College on April 15 and 16.

April 5, 2011

Catch All Classical FM interviews with celebrated composer Libby Larsen

Larsen, in residency for a week in mid-April, will present a world premiere on campus. Catch a preview of her work and thoughts on Portland’s All Classical FM Radio on April 7 and 9. 

April 4, 2011

Linfield to host reading by alumna author

The life of Mary Frances Kennedy Fisher will be captured in a reading by author and Linfield alumna Anne Zimmerman Wednesday, April 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

Faculty lecture to address the science of exercise

The risks and benefits of exercise will be the topic of a faculty lecture by Janet Peterson, associate professor of health and human performance, Wednesday, April 20, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield Reports, 4/4/11

April 2, 2011

Houston Chronicle, Dallas Morning News, USA Today, Statesman Journal publish op-ed by econ professor

March Madness fans can’t have it both ways, says Professor Randy Grant. Grouse about the unfairness, or just sit back and enjoy the games.

Study abroad student looks at struggles of Aboriginal people

Oregon’s Keizertimes featured Julia Huffman ’12, who analyzed the economic challenges faced by Australia’s native inhabitants while pursuing research Down Under about the country’s cane toad invasion.