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Economics professor shares insights with Oregonian readers

The Oregonian printed a guest column about barriers to college, written by Professor Jeffrey Summers.

Selliken to discuss parallels between birth and death

Jan Selliken, Linfield College associate professor of nursing, will present “Serving As Midwives to the Dying: Exploring the Parallels Between Birth and Death” on Wednesday, March 14, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

Linfield talk to focus on improving cultural competence

An upcoming lecture on bias and racism will offer educators an opportunity for professional development. Jean Moule, Oregon State University professor emerita, will present “Understanding Unconscious Bias and Unintentional Racism” on Tuesday, March 13, at 6:15 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium located in Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Nowacki to address Jordanian society

Dawn Nowacki, Linfield College professor of political science, will discuss the current politics, gender relations and unrest of Jordanian society during an upcoming lecture at Linfield.

Linfield to host discussion on the censorship of literature

Linfield College will host Reed College professor Pancho Savery for a discussion on the censorship of literature Tuesday, March 13, at 3:30 p.m. in 219 T.J. Day Hall.

Multicultural education professor takes students off the beaten path

Students in Professor Gennie Harris’ inquiry seminar got a bit of a surprise on a recent field trip. Read more in the student newspaper, the Linfield Review.

Linfield Gallery sponsors audience-inspired performances

Catch Friday night events associated with the “Church of Totem” exhibit, created by Linfield teacher and artist Totem. The EVENTS, held at 7 p.m., are free-form, collaborative gatherings that feature discussion, music and art.

Linfield Reports, 2/27/12

Catch community radio interview with visiting journalist Leonard Pitts

If you missed Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist Leonard Pitts when he visited campus last week, you can catch him on KBOO Community Radio Friday, March 1, at 11:30 a.m.

National sustainability association recognizes Linfield College on homepage

This week the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) is featuring Linfield College on its homepage and in a national e-newsletter.