Linfield College has announced that it has hired Seth F. Wollam as its inaugural marching band director. He will start full-time in August 2018.
Wollam is an 18-year veteran of music education and band leadership. He is currently in his fourth year as the Director of Bands at Lock Haven University in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. While at Lock Haven, Wollam led and conducted the athletic and concert bands and community orchestra, as well as taught applied saxophone clarinet, and percussion, as well as individual advanced music studies in marching band techniques, music history and introduction to music.Continue reading →
David W. Blight, a professor of American history at Yale and the director of the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition, will present “Monuments and Memories: Has the Civil War Ever Really Ended?” on Wednesday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.Continue reading →
Linfield students and faculty will showcase an eclectic range of classical and non-classical pieces in an upcoming concert. The Linfield Cello Ensemble will present the annual Cello Extravaganza on Saturday, April 21, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College.Continue reading →
Linfield College students in online certificate programs will see a reduction in price beginning this summer. Linfield has reduced its per-credit fee for its online certificate programs by 49 percent, from $495 per credit to $250 per credit. This reduction in tuition will start with the 2018 summer term which begins on June 18.
Michael Huntsberger, associate professor of mass communication, will present “Waiting for Peace: Creating a Documentary for Interactive Multimedia” on Wednesday, April 18, at 7 p.m. in the Fred Meyer Lounge in Riley Hall at Linfield College.Continue reading →
The life and work of famed social reformer Frederick Douglass will be celebrated with a day-long symposium honoring the 200th anniversary of his birth. The symposium will be held Friday, April 27, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Nicholson Library at Linfield College. Continue reading →
Linfield College senior Anna Vanderschaegen will present an afternoon of solo and chamber music featuring the cello on Sunday, April 15, at 4 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall at the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield. Continue reading →
A panel of Linfield College faculty will gather to read from their newly published works on Thursday, April 12, at 7 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at the college.Continue reading →