Enrollment vice president offers scholarship tipsLinfield student volunteers step upJoin Think Out Loud on campus today!Linfield College student first in Oregon to participate in national genomics partnership Concert Choir departs for concert tour in Costa RicaReid to head environmental stewardship at LinfieldMarch events at Linfield CollegeAnthropology prof co-publishes groundbreaking book on energy
February 28, 2013

Linfield student volunteers step up

This month more than 70 Linfield students joined Linfield’s Black Student Union and the school’s Change Corps group in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr., volunteering their time and talents.

Economics prof advocates for more investment in students

All young people deserve the chance to succeed through higher education, Professor Eric Schuck told Oregonian readers in an opinion column.

Join the Linfield College birthday celebration today!

Join the Student Alumni Association today in celebrating Linfield’s 155th Birthday! Check out the activities.

February 27, 2013

Human trafficking topic of upcoming talk

A group of Linfield College students will share experiences from summer research in Thailand when they present “How You Can End Human Trafficking (on a College Budget)” Thursday, March 7, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

Linfield to host lecture on Mexican American Studies

The current struggle for Mexican American Studies in Arizona’s Tucson Unified School District will be the topic of a lecture by Nolan Cabrera, McMinnville native and assistant professor at the University of Arizona, Thursday, March 14, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield professor to discuss role of community media

Michael Huntsberger, assistant professor of mass communication, will present “Community Media in the 21st Century: Participatory Culture and the Revitalization of Democracy” on Wednesday, March 13, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield College students to be featured on Oregon Public Broadcasting TV special

A team of Linfield College students and professors will be featured on an Oregon Public Broadcasting television special Thursday, Feb. 28, at 8:30 p.m. and the following Sunday at 6:30 p.m.

Linfield student to discuss year abroad in Korea

The issues of human trafficking, education, suicide and family structures in Korea will be discussed during a student presentation by Dana Hellie, a junior at Linfield College.

February 26, 2013

Linfield to host annual anthropology lecture

Hugh Gusterson, George Mason University professor of cultural studies and anthropology, will present “Can the Insurgent Speak?” on Thursday, March 14, at 7 p.m. in the Pioneer Reading Room at Linfield College.

Friendship formed from opposite sides of the holocaust

Frederic “Fritz” Tubach, professor emeritus of German at the University of California, Berkeley, will present “The Legacy of War: Story as Bridge, Liberation and Transformation” Tuesday, March 12, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Join Think Out Loud on campus today!

Oregon Public Broadcasting will tape a live show today in Riley Hall 201. The show will feature hate group expert Mark Potok and everyone is invited to join the discussion. Please arrive by 11:45 a.m. and plan on staying until 1 p.m.

February 25, 2013

Professor to discuss photography and war at Linfield

The way that photojournalism reveals insights into contemporary war and conflict will be the focus of a lecture by Robert Hariman, professor and chair of communication studies at Northwestern University.

Linfield Reports, 2/25/13

February 23, 2013

Expert on hate groups to speak at Linfield College

Civil rights advocate Mark Potok will speak on hate groups and extremism, including in the Pacific Northwest, in Ice Auditorium on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 7:30 p.m. The lecture is free and open to the public.

February 22, 2013

Environmental film festival set on campus

Four nights of award-winning environmental films followed by expert panel discussions will be held March 6-9 at 7 p.m. in the Pioneer Hall Reading Room at Linfield College.

February 21, 2013

‘My Abandonment’ selected for MacReads

“My Abandonment” by Peter Rock is this year’s selection for MacReads, a community-wide book reading and discussion that culminates in a presentation by the author.

Reid to head environmental stewardship at Linfield

Linfield College graduate Duncan Reid ’10 has returned to his alma mater to continue the sustainability efforts he started as a student.

February 20, 2013

Enrollment vice president offers scholarship tips

Dan Preston, vice president for Enrollment Management at Linfield, says scholarships are available, if students know where to look.

Film screening addresses sexual assault in armed forces

A screening of the film The Invisible War, followed by a panel discussion, will be held on Tuesday, March 5, at 6 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield recital to feature violin, piano

The Linfield College Music Department will present a violin recital featuring violinist Casey Bozell and pianist Chris Engbretson.

Lectures help bridge gap between scientists, policy makers and public

Pete Hatemi, associate professor of political science, microbiology and biochemistry at Pennsylvania State University, will give two upcoming talks at Linfield College.

March events at Linfield College

Upcoming events at Linfield College for March 2013.

February 19, 2013

Anthropology prof co-publishes groundbreaking book on energy

Professor Thomas Love and two colleagues have just published a timely reader that explores the cultural dimensions of human reliance on energy, as well as the unfolding energy crisis.

February 18, 2013

Students pitch in during local health campaign

Fourteen Linfield College students volunteered at a “Know Your Numbers” health awareness campaign for employees at Bailey Nurseries in Yamhill over Christmas break.

Thompson spends semester in Tanzania

Brad Thompson, chair of the Department of Mass Communication, stands at the summit of Tanzania’s Mt. Kilimanjaro, at 19,336 feet the highest mountain in Africa.

February 15, 2013

Linfield Reports, 2/18/13

Robin, Blitz lead political debate on freedom

A debate examining the political, moral, social and economic factors necessary for freedom to be achieved will be held Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 4:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Interactive installation at Linfield Gallery invites viewer participation

Linfield Gallery will feature talks by artists Modou Dieng and Devon A. VanHouten-Maldonado Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 5 p.m. in the Nicholson Library, Room 127.

February 13, 2013

Linfield College softball star among winners at Oregon Sports Awards

Staci Doucette ’12 received the prestigious Ad Rutschman Award, honoring Oregon’s top female and male small-college student-athletes.

February 11, 2013

Portland Business Journal honors three young alumni

Each year, the Portland Business Journal recognizes 40 overachievers under the age of 40. The 2013 list includes three Linfield College alumni, each of whom is expected to have a big impact on Oregon in the years ahead.

Linfield Reports, 2/11/13

February 8, 2013

U.S. News & World Report ranks Linfield online program among nation’s best

The online degree program at Linfield College was rated one of the nation’s best in a recently-released U.S. News & World Report survey.

Choir shares music from Costa Rica tour

Members of the Linfield College Concert Choir will present the final concert from their Costa Rica tour Friday, Feb. 22, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

February 5, 2013

Linfield College student first in Oregon to participate in national genomics partnership

Student Matthew Creech ’14 recently attended the Genome Institute to take part in the Genomics Education Partnership (GEP) on behalf of Linfield College.

Robert Michael Pyle reading planned at Linfield

Acclaimed author Robert Michael Pyle will read from his new book, “The Tangled Bank: Writings from Orion,” on Thursday, Feb. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room at the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield.

Columbia dean to speak on citizenship

Roosevelt Montas, director of the Center for the Core Curriculum and associate dean at Columbia University, will present “Education for Freedom: Access and the Promise of Democratic Citizenship” at 11:45 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21, in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield faculty trio to give talk

Three Linfield College professors will discuss research in the areas of communication, nursing and psychology during “A Sampler of Faculty Research” Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

February 4, 2013

Linfield College lecture about Paris wine tasting that shook world

Prominent wine writer George Taber will present “Adventures in Wine Writing: The Paris Tasting and Its Aftermath.” The free lecture will be held Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 7:30 p.m. in Room 222 of T.J. Day Hall.

Concert Choir departs for concert tour in Costa Rica

The Linfield College choral group has performed in venues around the world, and now heads to Costa Rica for a 10-day concert tour.