Monthly Archives: May 2011
Colin Jones ’11 is saying goodbye to the best friends of his life. Now he’s joined Oregon Campus Compact, where he’ll help college students across the state form their own friendships.
A passing storm proves timely as the Wildcats use a home run to knock off Christopher Newport 6-2 in the championship game of the NCAA Finals.
Creative writing and business major Rachel Mills ’11 will head to Afghanistan for nonprofit work.
Two Linfield College seniors earned top paper awards at recent regional conferences. Samantha Mack, communication arts major, and Grace Beckett, psychology major and theatre minor, both received certificates and monetary awards.
Stephen Dennis ’11 says his favorite college memory was meeting friends every Wednesday night. They created an informal intentional community, sharing dinner and talking for hours on end.
Linfield College will hand out 496 diplomas at this year’s Spring Commencement Ceremony. Graduates come from 20 states and seven countries, including China, Vietnam, Nepal, Iran, Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines.
Chemistry and biology graduate Christopher Jenness ’11 will begin a graduate program in molecular cell and developmental biology at Rockefeller University in New York City.
Graduating senior Lacey Dean ’11 studied in Dakar, and is now heading back to Africa to find a career path that revolves around humanitarian outreach.
Linfield is one of two Pacific Northwest schools, and 16 nationwide, to receive prestigious Kemper Scholarships. Blake Densley ’14 is one of this year’s two Linfield recipients.