Educational futurist Bryan Alexander to speak at Linfield College 

Bryan AlexanderNoted educational technology author Bryan Alexander will explore the future of higher education in a public lecture at Linfield College. 

On Monday, Nov. 5, Alexander will speak on “Apprehending the future in higher education: Fact and fiction.” The talk will be at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall.   Continue reading

Anne McClintock to give 2018 Ericksen Lecture

Anne McClintockNoted author and Princeton University professor Anne McClintock will talk about U.S. foundational violence during the upcoming Ericksen lecture at Linfield College. 

McClintock will speak on Tuesday, Oct. 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of the Nicholson Library on the college’s McMinnville campus.  Continue reading

Linfield Theatre presents “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde”  

Jekyll and HydeWhat happens when revolutions in science meet human depravity will be explored in the Linfield Theatre Program’s staging of “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.”   

The Linfield Theatre Program’s 99th season at Linfield and 16th season in the Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall continues with “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,” adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher from the novella “Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” by Robert Louis Stevenson.   Continue reading

Linfield College hosts three gubernatorial candidates 

Gubernatorial candidates

Update: As Patrick Starnes, the Independent candidate, has dropped out of the gubernatorial race, Linfield College has cancelled the Nov. 1 talk. 

Linfield College is hosting three gubernatorial candidates next week on its McMinnville campus to discuss civic engagement and political participation, one week before Oregonians go to the polls.  

Nick Chen, Libertarian Party candidate, will speak on Monday, Oct. 29. Rep. Knute Buehler, Republican Party candidate, will speak on Tuesday, Oct. 30. Patrick Starnes, the Independent candidate, will speak on Thursday, Nov. 1.   Continue reading

Linfield College becomes test-optional

Linfield College becomes test-optional; debuts other recruitment initiatives 

Linfield College faculty members voted October 15 to adopt a test-optional policy for admission, joining more than 700 U.S. colleges and universities in no longer requiring prospective students to submit ACT or SAT scores. Scores are allowed as part of an admissions application; just not required.   Continue reading

Linfield student choirs present “Resistance, Revolution, and Renewal”

Linfield College ChoirLinfield College student choirs will perform music from hit Broadway musicals and well-known composers.

“Resistance, Revolution, and Renewal” will explore this year’s Program for Liberal Arts and Civic Engagement (PLACE) theme of “Revolutions” and will connect resistance and revolution in the face of war, oppression and injustice.  The Fall Choir Concert will take place on Sunday, Oct. 21 at 4 p.m. in Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium at Linfield College.

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Quince Ensemble to perform at Linfield  

Quince EnsembleAward-winning vocal group Quince Ensemble will bring their genre-blending vocal music to Linfield College.

Quince Ensemble will hold a pre-concert discussion on Thursday, Oct. 25 at 6 p.m. in Jonasson Hall at Linfield College and will perform at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice auditorium in Melrose Hall on campus.  Continue reading

Hermitage Piano Trio to play at Linfield

Hermitage_Piano_TrioHermitage Piano Trio will hold a concert on Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall on campus.

From the great Russian musical tradition, the Hermitage Piano Trio is distinguished by its exuberant musicality, interpretative range, and sumptuous sound.  The group is comprised of violinist Misha Keylin, cellist Sergey Antonov and pianist Ilya Kazantsev.

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Linfield hosts Hispanic Heritage Celebración

Hispanic Heritage event in the Rutschman Field House.Linfield College will celebrate Hispanic heritage and culture during its Hispanic Heritage Celebración. The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 20, from 1–5 p.m. at the Rutschman Field House on campus.

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Leslie L. Zaitz, noted journalist, to speak at Linfield 

Les ZaitzThe newly renamed Journalism and Media Studies department at Linfield College is celebrating the new moniker for its department and major by hosting two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Leslie L. Zaitz on campus.   

Zaitz will present “Regaining Trust — Job No. 1 for the Media” Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 12:15 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall. The event is part of celebrations of renaming of the department and the major from “Mass Communication” to “Journalism and Media Studies.”  

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