May 30, 2012
Barrett Zetterberg ’12 had special visitors when he graduated this week. His grandparents, Ted ’54 and Marilyn Zetterberg ’55 from Milwaukie, were invited back to their alma mater as Golden Grads and took their commencement walk again, with their grandson.
May 27, 2012
This week nursing student Catherine Street ’12 graduated, and claimed a second national pole vaulting title. Her teammate, Misty Corwin ’12, became a two-time All-American with her eighth-place finish.
Linfield said goodbye to almost 600 graduating seniors at this year’s Commencement Ceremony, held Sunday, May 27, in the Oak Grove on campus. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden delivered the commencement address.
May 25, 2012
Students in Professor Rob Gardner’s class have taken sustainability online, creating a blog that educates readers about social, economic and environmental issues related to sustainability.
May 23, 2012
Linfield’s Oregon Wine History Project played a role in “Grapes of Place,” a new documentary about early Oregon winemakers that was produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting.
May 21, 2012
Linfield battles through the losers bracket before falling one game short of repeating as Division III national champion. The Wildcats won three consecutive elimination games to reach the championship final for the third straight season.
May 18, 2012
Students at Linfield College bridged a 12-hour time gap and a centuries-old cultural gap to connect with college students in Afghanistan.
May 16, 2012
The Oregon Wine History Archive at Linfield College was praised in a recent Huffington Post column.
May 14, 2012
The Linfield Opera Theater will present “Mozart Celebration” on Sunday, May 20, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium, located in Melrose Hall at Linfield.
The Linfield College softball team is headed to nationals after capturing its third straight and fifth regional championship since 2006, beating host Illinois Wesleyan 6-2 in the championship game Sunday, May 13.
May 11, 2012
Linfield’s recent “Artifacts of Memory” show was a favorite in a Wall Street Journal review, which praised the “truly poetic stunner.”
May 9, 2012
The Oregonian profiled student Robert Lisac ’12, whose battle with cancer has shaped his professional aspirations. The Dean’s List student hopes to pursue cancer research and serve as a physician, saving the lives of children just as his doctors saved his life.
Climbing a 16-foot ladder with theatre lights in hand is how Linfield College senior Katie Grainey takes a break from her school work.
May 8, 2012
Linfield College celebrated its milestone 40th annual Lu’au celebration last weekend with 85 students yelling war cries and doing slap dances, fire-knife dances and hulas. VIEW VIDEO
The Linfield forensics team is hosting an exhibition debate with Afghan students Tuesday, May 8, at 8 p.m. in Ford Hall.
Three award-winning artists will speak on The Arts and Social Change during a three-day symposium and mini-residency, the inaugural event of the Linfield Lacroute Arts Series at Linfield College.
May 3, 2012
Linfield College mass communication students will present research on the history of McMinnville as represented in the mass media 100 years ago on Tuesday, May 15, at 7 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield.
Mass communication student Ivanna Tucker brought so many fresh ideas to her first day of class that the school newspaper editor tapped her to be features editor for the Linfield Review, a high-level editing position rarely held by a freshman, said The Portland Observer.
Linfield College advanced directing students will showcase their talents in Springfest: Student-Directed Theater Shorts, May 10-12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall at Linfield.
The Linfield College Music Department will present its annual Spring Choral Concert, “LaLela!” on Sunday, May 13, at 4 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium, located in Melrose Hall at Linfield.
May 2, 2012
The Linfield College Hawaiian Club will host its milestone 40th annual lu’au, “Na a’a Hawaii: The Roots from Which We Grow,” on Saturday, May 5, in the Rutschman Field House and Ted Wilson Gymnasium at Linfield.
The Linfield College Music Department will host a Jazz Night concert Friday, May 11, at 8 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.
The value behind the interdisciplinary field of sport management will be the focus of a lecture by Robert Schneider, faculty member at The College at Brockport, State University of New York, Tuesday, May 15, at 11:45 a.m. in 222 T.J. Day Hall at Linfield College.