Press Releases

Hawkinson puts business degree to work as park ranger

Colby Hawkinson '94Some days, Colby Hawkinson’s office is a raft on the Rogue River. Other days, he attends to business on a rugged trail or busy campground. (more…)

Gilman recipient Santillan-Guzman to study in France

Luis Santillan Guzman '16Luis Santillan-Guzman, a Linfield College junior from Parkdale, will study abroad in Marseille, France, in the fall after receiving a $5,000 scholarship from the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. (more…)

Betancourt to speak at Linfield’s opening convocation

Theresa Betancourt '91, internationally known advocate for child health and human rightsTheresa Betancourt, a 1991 Linfield College graduate and internationally known advocate for child health and human rights, will present the keynote address at opening convocation Friday, Aug. 28, at 9 a.m. in the Ted Wilson Gymnasium at Linfield College. (more…)

Linfield students vote at higher rate

Pioneer Hall, Linfield CollegeAccording to new data released by the National Study of Learning, Voting, and Engagement, Linfield College students voted at a higher rate than that of other students during the 2012 presidential election. (more…)

Seven from Linfield accepted into JET Program

JET studentsSeven Linfield College graduates will spend next year teaching English in Japan after being accepted to the prestigious Japanese Exchange Teaching (JET) program. (more…)

Alumni provide career advice for peers, students

Tia (Stutzman) Over ’01Your career journey after Linfield College will be unlike anyone else’s, so view the bumps as opportunities not roadblocks. (more…)

Professor Tom Love leads locals on campus bird walks

Photo by Starla Pointer of the News-Register

Led by what would be described in birding terms as a Plaid-Shirted Professor, a flock of fledgling birdwatchers focused their eyes and ears on the trees and sky around Linfield College this spring. (more…)

Two Linfield freshmen named Kemper Scholars

Kemper Scholars, Angela Leingang '18 and Garrett Lodge '18Linfield College freshmen Angela Leingang of Tacoma, Wash., and Garrett Lodge of Boise, Idaho, are the newest additions to Linfield’s prestigious Kemper scholar group. (more…)

Finkelman ponders dinosaur philosophy

Leonard FinkelmanWhile Jurassic World is busy being a box office hit, Professor Leonard Finkelman is pondering the existence and extinction of dinosaurs. (more…)

‘Clink! A Taste of Oregon Wine’ exhibit comes to Linfield

clink_photo-cropCelebrate the wonders of Oregon wine and the people who make it possible in “Clink! A Taste of Oregon Wine,” a traveling exhibition curated by the Oregon Historical Society in collaboration with local history organizations and industry leaders. (more…)