Linfield to host annual Mahaffey speech tourneyLinfield hosts Halloween trick-or-treat tourLinfield concert to honor Giuseppe VerdiSpeaker to discuss consequences of electoral expectationsLinfield Reports, 10/21/13Linfield Reports, 10-28-13Linfield alumna to speak about new book, obesityLinfield student interns for World Affairs Council of Oregon
October 31, 2013

Linfield concert to honor Giuseppe Verdi

In honor of the 200th anniversary of Giuseppe Verdi’s birth, the Linfield College Music Department will present “Verdi’s Operas and Changing Social Values in 19th-Century Italy” on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

October 30, 2013

Linfield to host annual Mahaffey speech tourney

Undergraduate students from across the Northwest will compete in the 83rd annual R.D. Mahaffey Memorial Forensics Tournament Nov. 15-17 at Linfield College.

Year-long France experience topic of talk

Linfield College senior Katherine Thomas will present “Marseille: the City of Contradictions,” Thursday, Nov. 14, at 4:30 p.m. in 104 T.J. Day Hall at Linfield.

October 28, 2013

Rip City meets the Wildcat

The Linfield Wildcat will meet Blaze the Trail Cat when the Portland Trail Blazers launch one leg of their “Rip City Relay” from Linfield College Friday, Nov. 1, at 8 a.m. in front of Melrose Hall.

Nursing students get hands-on lesson in care

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

Linfield Reports, 10-28-13

October 25, 2013

Upcoming events at Linfield College

Upcoming events at Linfield College for November and December.

Linfield senior to share experience in Peru

Linfield College senior Sam Gauksheim will present “Traditional Medicine and Health Care in Peru,” Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 4:30 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall at Linfield.

‘Beyond the Vines’ exhibit continues at Nicholson Library

An exhibit showcasing Latinos in the Oregon wine industry is on display at the Linfield College Nicholson Library.

October 24, 2013

Linfield student interns for World Affairs Council of Oregon

Linfield College senior Clara Martinez of Seattle, Wash., spent the summer as an intern for the World Affairs Council of Oregon after she was awarded the Deborah M. Olsen Public Service Internship.

October 22, 2013

Linfield, McMinnville bands to honor veterans

Two area bands will present a concert commemorating the Civil War and America’s veterans.

Linfield senior presents composition recital

Linfield College senior Zach Gulaboff Davis will present a student composition recital Tuesday, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield College.

Photography exhibit focuses on soldiers, effects of war

The Linfield Gallery will host three large-format photographic series by Suzanne Opton from Oct. 21 to Nov. 30.

October 21, 2013

Linfield Reports, 10/21/13

Washington Monthly rates Linfield as a top college for “best bang for the buck”

Washington Monthly has named Linfield College as one of the top liberal arts colleges where you get the “Best Bang for the Buck.”

October 20, 2013

Linfield professors say ‘Don’t mistake eco-sabotage for eco-terrorism’

An opinion column by Linfield Professors David Sumner and Lisa Weidman was featured in The Oregonian Sunday, Oct. 20.

October 18, 2013

Gallagher to present annual philosophy lectures

Shaun Gallagher, the Lillian and Morrie Moss Professor of Excellence in Philosophy at the University of Memphis, will present two upcoming lectures on Nov. 7 and 8 at Linfield College.

Linfield haunted house to benefit YCAP

Two Linfield College Greek organizations will host a haunted house Friday, Oct. 25, from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Delta Psi Delta fraternity, 369 SE College Ave.

Linfield offers money management help to students, alumni

Linfield College is offering students and alumni help in becoming more financially savvy in managing their money and student loans.

October 14, 2013

Linfield alumna to speak about new book, obesity

Natalie Boero, associate professor of sociology at San Jose State University and Linfield College graduate, will discuss her book, “Killer Fat: Media, Medicine, and Morals in the American ‘Obesity Epidemic,’” Thursday, Oct. 17, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room at Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

Linfield Reports, 10/14/13

Linfield team captures first place in problem solving competition

A team of Linfield sociology students placed first in the Judith Little Problem Solving Competition at the Association of Applied and Clinical Sociologists Meetings in Portland Oct. 3-5.

October 11, 2013

Acclaimed string quartet to perform for Linfield Lively Arts

Pacifica Quartet, a Grammy award-winning string quartet, will perform Sunday, Oct. 13, at 3 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium, located in Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield hosts Halloween trick-or-treat tour

Local children will be offered a safe and fun way to celebrate Halloween when Linfield College students host the annual trick-or-treat tour of campus Thursday, Oct. 31, from 4 to 7 p.m.

October 10, 2013

Keesey’s ‘Little Century’ wins Kafka prize

“Little Century,” the acclaimed first book by Linfield College English Professor Anna Keesey, has been awarded the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize.

October 9, 2013

Linfield students attend Rushdie interview

A group of 10 Linfield College students and faculty took part in a live discussion of an Oregon Public Broadcasting interview with novelist Salman Rushdie.

Pre-Columbian ceramics on exhibit at Linfield

A new pre-Columbian ceramic exhibit, “Of Earth, Of Fire,” will be on display at the Linfield College Anthropology Museum Oct. 22 through Jan. 17.

Linfield concert to feature choral music

Linfield College will host a fall choir concert “Lift Every Voice,” Friday, Oct. 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

October 7, 2013

Speaker to discuss consequences of electoral expectations

Zlatan Krizan, associate professor of psychology at Iowa State University, will present “Wishful Thinking in Political Elections” on Friday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.

Linfield Reports, 10/7/13

Dancing the hula at Carnegie Hall

Ihilani Kamaka ’15 of Kaneohe, Hawaii, had the opportunity of a lifetime this summer when her father was invited to play at Carnegie Hall and she danced the hula along with him.

October 4, 2013

New vice president for finance and administration named

Mary Ann Rodriguez, vice president for administration and finance at California State University in Dominguez Hills, has been named vice president for finance and administration at Linfield College.

Future nurses day hosted at Linfield

Prospective nurses will have an opportunity to learn more about educational opportunities in the nursing field during Future Nurses Day on Saturday, Nov. 16, from 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the Linfield College Portland Campus.

October 3, 2013

Linfield students get taste of service

Linfield College students spread out throughout the community during Linfield’s Taste of Service Day Saturday, Sept. 21, harvesting food, collecting donations at Roths and Grocery Outlet, clearing the Wellness Trail and helping out local non-profit organizations.

October 2, 2013

Linfield homecoming events planned

A series of homecoming events for students and alumni are planned the week of Sept. 30 at Linfield College.

October 1, 2013

Drake to discuss latest book at Linfield reading

Monica Drake, author and associate professor of liberal arts at the Pacific Northwest College of Art, will discuss her latest novel, “The Stud Book,” Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room at Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

Linfield to host lecture on effects of media violence

Douglas Gentile, a research scientist, author and psychology professor, will present “It isn’t IS Brain Science: Media Violence as a Risk Factor for Aggression” on Monday, Oct. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.