‘It’s a Girl’ screening set on McMinnville CampusSpring choral concert focuses on war themeLinfield College students celebrate spring with annual fire ritualLinfield economics professor to present ‘last lecture’ ‘Meet the Musicians’ session to feature Mousai RemixLinfield recital to feature trumpet duoLinfield Reports, 4/15/13Linfield Reports, 4/1/13
April 29, 2013

Linfield Reports, 4/29/13

Brick House founder interviews Oregonian wine writer at Linfield College

Join Brick House Vineyard owner Doug Tunnell as he turns the tables on Oregonian wine columnist Katherine Cole, interviewing her in front of a live audience Wednesday, May 1, at 7:30 p.m. in 222 T.J. Day Hall.

April 28, 2013

‘Portraits: Legacies of War’ features local vets, students

An innovative student exhibit will feature portraits and stories of local veterans of war. The opening reception for “Portraits: Legacies of War” will be Wednesday, May 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Linfield Studio Gallery.

April 25, 2013

Lecture to discuss pandemic influenza

The social and cultural responses to the influenza pandemic after World War I will be the focus of a lecture by Nancy Bristow, American history professor at the University of Puget Sound, Tuesday, May 14, at 7 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield economics professor to present ‘last lecture’

Dave Hansen, professor emeritus of economics, will present “Twice-Told Stories – Most of Them True” on Monday, May 13, at 7 p.m. in 222 T.J. Day Hall at Linfield College.

MacReads to feature ‘My Abandonment’

Author Peter Rock will discuss and read from his book, “My Abandonment,” on Thursday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room at Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

Spring choral concert focuses on war theme

Linfield College will host its spring choral concert, “Missa Brevis in Tempore Belli,” Sunday, May 12, at 4 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

May events at Linfield College

Upcoming events at Linfield College for May 2013.

Rodriguez earns scholarship, attends national leadership conference

A passion for Hispanic rights advocacy has earned Linfield College sophomore Paulina Rodriguez a prestigious scholarship and a seat at a national leadership conference.

April 24, 2013

Students celebrate art, and spring

Each year students in Professor Totem Shriver’s art class create an immense art sculpture and set it on fire in a whimsical celebration of spring. The event draws local children, Taiko drummers and community members. VIDEO

April 22, 2013

Gilden to present ‘last lecture’

Eugene Gilden, Linfield College professor of psychology, will present “From Type A Behavior to Black Helicopters or Subtle Influences on Human Behavior,” Thursday, May 2, at 7 p.m. in 219 T.J. Day Hall at Linfield.

Earth Day doesn’t need to last only a day, says Linfield child health advocate

Earth Day celebrations are great, but what our kids really need is exposure to the Earth all year long, says Janet Peterson, a health and human performance professor at Linfield College.

Linfield Reports, 4/22/13

April 21, 2013

Alternative Spring Break service creates camaraderie and new perspective on life

Linfield students, professors and staff recently fanned out across the Western U.S. to engage in service-learning, volunteering with youth, families and even wolves.

April 19, 2013

All-night debate connects Linfield students with Afghan, Chinese peers

Most college debate tournaments don’t begin at 8 p.m. and last all night, unless students are competing by Skype with peers on the opposite side of the globe.

April 18, 2013

Linfield College students celebrate spring with annual fire ritual

Linfield College art students will enact their annual rite of spring at dusk Friday evening, April 19, when they torch a two-story, wooden sculpture they have created. Everyone is welcome, and potluck dishes are appreciated.

Students celebrate Tuition Free Day

The Student Alumni Association is hosting “Tuition Free Day” to recognize alumni and donors who have invested in their education.

April 17, 2013

Marshall, Palmer lead debate on universal service at Linfield

A debate examining universal service will be held Monday, May 6, at 11:45 a.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

April 16, 2013

‘It’s a Girl’ screening set on McMinnville Campus

A film screening of “It’s a Girl” will be shown Thursday, April 18, at 7 p.m. in 101 Graf Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield College one of top ‘green’ colleges, says Princeton Review

Linfield College was included in the prestigious Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges, which highlights the most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada.

April 15, 2013

‘Meet the Musicians’ session to feature Mousai Remix

The Linfield College Department of Music will feature string quartet Mousai Remix in a “Meet the Musicians” performance seminar Thursday, April 25, at 4 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield.

Linfield to host film screening of ‘Volviendo’

The issues of social injustice and sex trafficking in Latin America will be examined during a film screening of “Volviendo” on Tuesday, April 23, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Fulbright scholar to discuss teaching in Thailand

Craig Geffre, Linfield College alumnus, will present “From Festivals to Floods: A Year Teaching in Thailand,” Monday, April 29, at 3 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

Linfield Reports, 4/15/13

Linfield College named to national honor roll for community service

The President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll has recognized Linfield College for leadership in civic engagement and service-learning.

April 13, 2013

Linfield College chaplain to head up ministries organization

Linfield College Chaplain David Massey ’78 was recently named board president of one of the most prominent ecumenical organizations in the country.

April 12, 2013

Jazz performance to inspire social change

The Lacroute Arts Series at Linfield College will host a jazz performance, “Jazz: Community-Building and Social Change,” Monday, April 22, at 7 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield.

April 11, 2013

Linfield ‘takes back the night’ with rally, march

A “Take Back the Night” rally and march will be held Tuesday, April 30, at 6:30 p.m., beginning at Walker Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield theatre, music students present rock musical

Linfield College theatre students will lead audience members through a journey of adolescence, sexuality and exploration in the rock musical “Spring Awakening” May 2-4 and 9-11 at 7:30 p.m., and May 5 at 2 p.m. in the Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall at Linfield.

Linfield students to offer dance concerts

Linfield College dance students will present two spring dance concerts, “Caught Dancing,” Friday, May 3, at 8 p.m., and Saturday, May 4, at 2 p.m.

Spring band concert to feature Linfield seniors

The Linfield College Concert Band will present its spring concert, “Element,” Tuesday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

Linfield College to host annual cultural show

The annual Culture Show featuring Linfield College international students will be presented Saturday, April 13, at 2 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

April 10, 2013

Linfield Gallery hosts New York sculptor for ‘Blonde Ambition’ show

Linfield Gallery will hold a reception for New York-based sculptor and ceramic artist Roxanne Jackson on Saturday, April 13, from 3 to 5 p.m.

April 9, 2013

Linfield College names new Dean of Nursing

Mary (Mallie) A. Kozy has been named dean of the Linfield-Good Samaritan School of Nursing, according to Susan Agre-Kippenhan, vice president for Academic Affairs and dean of faculty at Linfield College.

April 8, 2013

Bowers to present annual philosophy lectures at Linfield

C.A. (Chet) Bowers, professor emeritus at Portland State University and courtesy professor of environmental studies at the University of Oregon, will present two lectures on educational reforms that address the ecology of war.

Nobel Laureate lecture at Linfield College explores expanding universe

Linfield College will host Nobel Laureate Brian Schmidt on Monday, April 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall.

Linfield Reports, 4/8/13

April 5, 2013

Linfield speaker to discuss John Locke

Kristy King, visiting assistant professor of politics at Whitman College, will present “Why John Locke Still Matters,” Thursday, April 25, at 11:45 a.m. in the Pioneer Reading Room at Linfield College.

April 4, 2013

Linfield speaker to discuss marriage debate

Priscilla Yamin, assistant professor of political science at the University of Oregon, will present “Marriage: A Political Institution,” Monday, April 15, at 11:45 a.m. in the Pioneer Reading Room at Linfield College.

Linfield recital to feature trumpet duo

The Linfield College Music Department will present a trumpet duo recital featuring John Harbaugh and Joan Paddock on Thursday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

April 3, 2013

‘It’s a Girl’ screened at Linfield College Portland Campus

A film screening of “It’s a Girl” will be shown at the Linfield College Portland Campus on Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m.

April 2, 2013

International child health leader to offer Linfield College commencement address

Theresa Betancourt, an internationally known advocate for child health and human rights, will deliver the spring commencement address at Linfield College.

April 1, 2013

Linfield Reports, 4/1/13