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‘Readings at the Nick’ begins fall lineup with poetry

Award-winning poet and Portland native Matthew Dickman will present a reading Monday, Sept. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. It is part of the “Readings at the Nick” series.

Economics professor to discuss tuition pricing during Linfield talk

A talk on tuition pricing by Jeff Summers, professor of economics, will kick off the Linfield College faculty lecture series Wednesday, Sept. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

Linfield Gallery hosts works by Josh Smith and Jenene Nagy

“Out of Language,” the work of Atlanta artists Josh Smith and Jenene Nagy, will be on display through Oct. 1 at The Linfield Gallery. An artist’s reception will be held Saturday, Sept. 3, from 2-4 p.m. at the gallery, located in the James F. Miller Fine Art Center .

Sociology prof shares ‘boy crisis’ insights with NPR affiliate in southern Oregon

In an interview on the Jefferson Exchange program, Professor Amy Orr linked poor performance to narrowly defined gender roles. She also spoke about changing family patterns in a Statesman Journal article. 

Health care reform topic of Constitution Day talk

Two leading constitutional scholars will present “Health Care Reform and the Constitution” on Wednesday, Sept. 14, at 3 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Historic Linfield building gets unique green overhaul

The recent rehabilitation of Linfield College’s historic library led to the selection of radiant ceiling panels for both heating and cooling, one of only four such systems in Oregon.

Linfield senior to help oversee national association

Margaret Ngai ’12 will hone her leadership skills this year as vice president of the National Student Nurses Association, a 56,000-member professional organization.

Linfield welcomes new VP

Meet Susan Agre-Kippenhan, new Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty. VIDEO

Forbes names Linfield College one of nation’s top schools

Linfield College was named one of the nation’s “Top Colleges” by Forbes. Four Oregon schools, including Linfield, were included in the top 200 institutions that serve undergraduates.

Linfield Festival Brass takes to the stage

Music Professor Joan Paddock and student Jessie Goergen ’12 performed with the Linfield College Festival Brass in Brookings, Ore., as part of the American Music Festival.