National Science Foundation award boosts Linfield College sciencePartners in Progress campaign kicks offOregonian features opinion column by Linfield economics professorLecture cancelled September events at Linfield CollegeTeatro Milagro to perform at Linfield Linfield Reports, 9/4/12Jonasson lecture to focus on Civil War
September 30, 2012

NPR affiliate airs insights of Linfield College economics professor

In an interview on Jefferson Public Radio, economics Professor Eric Schuck explained why neglect of a recent farm bill will harm farmers, citizens and the environment.

September 28, 2012

Author, veteran to present reading, lecture at Linfield

Doug Peacock, a nationally known author and a disabled Vietnam veteran, who speaks widely about wilderness and veterans’ issues, will present a reading and a lecture at Linfield College on Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 23 and 24.

Alumni award winner to perform at Linfield

A master class and trombone recital featuring Peter Ellefson, 1984 Linfield graduate and Distinguished Alumnus of the Year, will be held at Linfield College.

September 27, 2012

Linfield College debaters featured on NPR radio

  NPR Radio followed Professor Jackson Miller and his students as they went inside the Oregon State Penitentiary to debate with prisoners.

September 26, 2012

Linfield lecture to examine literature of 9/11

A postcolonial perspective on the events of 9/11 will be the topic of a lecture by Amitava Kumar, professor of English and the Helen D. Lockwood Chair at Vassar College, Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

October events at Linfield College

September 24, 2012

See what McMinnville looked like 100 years ago

Campus and community members are invited to view historic photographs of McMinnville and Yamhill County at the Linfield College library.

Linfield announces upcoming chamber orchestra season

A robust lineup of classical music, along with an innovative new lively arts series, is slated at Linfield College in the coming months.

Linfield College rated one of nation’s top schools in U.S. News & World Report

Linfield College was ranked 112 in the recently-released U.S. News & World Report survey of the nation’s best liberal arts colleges.

Linfield students, faculty to share Thailand research

Linfield College faculty and students who conducted summer research in Thailand will share their experiences during “In Limbo” Monday, Oct. 1, at 3 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall at Linfield.

Linfield Reports, 9/24/12

September 21, 2012

Llamas visit Linfield College on Pet Therapy Day

Linfield College nursing students learned first-hand about the therapeutic effects of animals on patients when therapy llamas Smokey and Rojo paid a visit this week.

Linfield College to celebrate Hispanic Heritage

Linfield College will host the fifth annual Hispanic Heritage Day on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 2-5:30 p.m. on the intramural field behind Pioneer Hall on campus.

Nursing professor to explain student stress, adjustment disorder

Laura Rodgers, Linfield College professor of nursing, will discuss adjustment issues for college students in an upcoming faculty lecture, “Stress, Cortisol and Adjustment Disorder Among College Students” Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

September 20, 2012

Partners in Progress campaign kicks off

In a News-Register column, alumna Kathleen Bernards ’76 says Linfield College and the community support each other in a symbiotic way and urged support for Linfield’s Partners in Progress campaign.

September 18, 2012

Faculty recital to feature soprano and piano

The Linfield College Music Department will present a faculty recital featuring vocalist Natalie Gunn, pictured left, and pianist Susan McDaniel.

Lecture cancelled

Editor’s Note: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. A lecture by Gregg Andrews, distinguished professor emeritus of history at Texas State University, originally set for Thursday, Oct. 11, has been cancelled.

Jonasson lecture to focus on Civil War

Victoria E. Bynum, distinguished professor emeritus of history at Texas State University, will speak on her latest book, “The Long Shadow of the Civil War,” Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Sports Illustrated writer to speak at Linfield

Chris Ballard, senior writer at Sports Illustrated, will speak about writing, sports and his new book, Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 6 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room in Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

National Science Foundation award boosts Linfield College science

The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded almost a quarter of a million dollars to science programs at Linfield College.

September 17, 2012

Teatro Milagro to perform at Linfield

The Mayan calendar and indigenous prophecies will be featured in an upcoming theatre production, “B’aktun 13,” performed by Teatro Milagro of Miracle Theatre at Linfield College.

Linfield Reports, 9/17/12

September 15, 2012

Oregonian features opinion column by Linfield economics professor

Professor Eric Schuck told Oregonian readers that farmers, consumers and the environment will suffer without passage of an important agricultural bill.

September 13, 2012

Author examines lives of philosophers

James Miller, chair of liberal studies and professor of politics at the New School for Social Research, will speak on “Examined Lives: From Socrates to Nietzsche” Tuesday, Sept. 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room in the Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

September 12, 2012

Nursing professor, associate dean, conduct AIDS outreach in Africa

Nursing Associate Dean Neal Rosenburg and nursing Professor Kim Kintz spent part of their summer in health care clinics in Africa, trying to stem the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

September 11, 2012

Linfield theatre presents ‘Old Saybrook’

Linfield College students will open the 2012-13 theatre season with the annual Student Icebreaker. “Old Saybrook” will be presented Sept. 20-22, at 7:30 p.m. in the Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall at Linfield College.

September 10, 2012

Linfield hosts visiting music educators from Iraq

The Music Department and the International Programs Office hosted music educators from Iraq last week on campus.

Linfield Reports, 9/10/12

September 7, 2012

Linfield Athletics Hall of Fame gets makeover, rededication

Supporters of Linfield College athletics are invited to attend a rededication ceremony of the newly renovated Linfield Athletics Hall of Fame at noon on Saturday, Sept. 8.

September 5, 2012

Nurse educator shortage threatens country’s health system, says nursing prof in Huffington Post op-ed

Nursing Professor Laura Rodgers offered recommendations for fixing the nurse educator shortage in a Huffington Post column.

September 4, 2012

September events at Linfield College

Upcoming events for September at Linfield College.

Constitution Day debate focuses on War on Terror

A debate on “Has the War on Terror Undermined the U.S. Constitution” will be the focus of this year’s Constitution Day program on Friday, Sept. 21, at 11:45 a.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield Reports, 9/4/12