Wine internships focus of CNN and Comcast NewsmakersClimatologist to present two lectures on wineLinfield Reports, 9/23/13Recital to feature new Linfield faculty memberHomegrown food hits the spotHops honor national championship baseball teamTraditional Liederabend to be performed at LinfieldScience advisor to national parks to speak at Linfield
September 30, 2013

Linfield athlete spends summer as political intern

Linfield College sophomore Logan Lamb had a first-hand look at the political system this summer in Washington, D.C., as an intern for U.S. Congress Representative Greg Walden.

September 27, 2013

Linfield Reports, 9/30/13

Traditional Liederabend to be performed at Linfield

Linfield students will perform a traditional musical Liederabend Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in the Fred Meyer Lounge, located in Riley Hall.

September 26, 2013

Linfield College to celebrate Hispanic Heritage

Linfield College will host the sixth annual Hispanic Heritage Day Saturday, Sept. 28, from 2-5:30 p.m. in the Rutschman Field House at Linfield.

Linfield professor’s book wins several awards

Lissa Wadewitz, associate professor of history at Linfield College, has received a pair of awards for her latest book, The Nature of Borders: Salmon, Boundaries, and Bandits on the Salish Sea.

October events at Linfield College

Upcoming events at Linfield College for October 2013.

Linfield senior composing musical career

Linfield College senior Zach Gulaboff Davis is earning accolades for his musical compositions.

September 24, 2013

Science advisor to national parks to speak at Linfield

Gary Machlis, science advisor to the director of the National Park Service and professor of conservation at the University of Idaho, will speak on “The Ecology of Hope and Devastation,” Monday, Oct. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Ice Auditorium of Melrose Hall.

Linfield professor to discuss academic tenure

Amy Orr, George A. Westcott III Distinguished Professor of Sociology, will present “Academic Tenure: Needed Protection or Outdated Tradition?” on Wednesday, Oct. 9, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Peek to discuss latest book at Linfield

Author Tom Peek will discuss his latest novel, “Daughters of Fire,” Friday, Oct. 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room at Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

New Dillin renovation earns praise

This isn’t your mother’s dining room — but it’s similar. Dillin Hall, the Linfield College dining facility, has been transformed after a summer renovation project.

September 23, 2013

Linfield Reports, 9/23/13

September 21, 2013

Influence of media in “agenda setting” topic of lecture

Maxwell McCombs, internationally recognized for his research on the agenda-setting role of the news media, will speak on “Shaping the Foundations of Public Opinion,” on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 5:30 p.m., in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

September 19, 2013

Recital to feature new Linfield faculty member

Albert Kim, assistant professor of music at Linfield College, will present a recital on Saturday, Sept. 28, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

Mitchell captures American Master’s record

Greg Mitchell didn’t just settle for cake and presents for his 40th birthday – he now holds the American Master’s record in the 20,000 meters.

September 17, 2013

Religious construction of ‘the enemy’ is focus of Linfield talk

Linfield College Professor Dawn Nowacki will present “Religious Construction of ‘The Enemy’: Lessons for the Present from Medieval Spain” on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 11:30 a.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

September 16, 2013

Wine internships focus of CNN and Comcast Newsmakers

Linfield Professor Jeff Peterson was interviewed for CNN and Comcast Newsmakers about how the Oregon Wine Industry Experience at Linfield is preparing students for wine industry careers. Watch the video.

Linfield Reports, 9/16/13

September 12, 2013

Homegrown food hits the spot

Brightly colored fruits, hearty vegetables and sustainable education took center stage at the inaugural Linfield Farmers’ Market Sept. 3.

September 10, 2013

Climatologist to present two lectures on wine

Gregory V. Jones, professor and research climatologist in the Department of Environmental Studies at Southern Oregon University, will be featured in two lectures at Linfield College relating to the wine industry.

Linfield ranked one of the top schools in U.S. News & World Report

Linfield College was ranked 123 in the latest U.S. News & World Report survey of the nation’s best liberal arts colleges. The annual survey ranked nearly 1,400 schools in a variety of categories.

September 9, 2013

New Linfield professor to read from memoir

Joe Wilkins, Linfield College’s new associate professor of English, will read from his award-winning memoir, “The Mountain and the Fathers: Growing up on the Big Dry,” Thursday, Sept. 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room at Nicholson Library at Linfield.

Executive powers of war topic of Constitution Day lecture

Elizabeth Hillman of University of California Hastings College of Law will deliver the 2013 Constitution Day lecture on the Constitution and executive power in times of war Thursday, Sept. 19, at noon in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College. The lecture is titled “FDR, Obama & How Presidents Drop Bombs.”

Linfield Reports, 9/9/13

September 6, 2013

Hiroshima survivors to give Linfield talk

A group of Hiroshima survivors and peace ambassadors representing the World Friendship Center in Japan will present a lecture and meet with students at Linfield College during an upcoming visit to Oregon.

September 5, 2013

Adult Degree Program distinguished for high Return on Investment

Linfield College was ranked as one of the top six Oregon colleges providing high return on investment (ROI) to its graduates, according to the “Affordable Colleges 2013 Online Survey.”

September 3, 2013

Linfield Reports, 9/3/13

September 2, 2013

Hops honor national championship baseball team

The national championship Wildcats were honored in front of nearly 3,000 fans attending a Hillsboro Hops Single-A baseball game.