Linfield grad has face-to-face session with President ObamaLinfield fall commencement scheduled Dec. 20Linfield to make up cuts in state aid to studentsTaiko drummers perform farewell songs for international studentsLinfield hosts William Stafford readingLinfield healthcare experts assist with Chinese healthcare reformMusic student aids cancer researchNew York Times cheers Linfield's scholar athletes
December 23, 2009

Thanks for your support!

My name is Calynda Meister and I am a junior at Linfield College. During this holiday season I would like to thank you for your support.  (VIDEO)

Taiko drummers perform farewell songs for international students

This year 114 international students from 25 countries call Linfield home. The college Taiko Drummers gave them an enthusiastic send-off at a recent farewell reception.  (VIDEO)

December 18, 2009

Linfield grad has face-to-face session with President Obama

When Joseph Medicine Crow ’38 received a Presidential Medal of Freedom last summer, the halls of the White House reverberated with the sounds of his drum as he sang the president an honor song.

Linfield to make up cuts in state aid to students

A recent decision by the state to reduce Oregon Opportunity Grant awards to Oregon students has many colleges and universities scrambling. In response, Linfield College sent a letter to grant recipients early this morning, with a promise to make up the shortfall in financial aid.

December 17, 2009

Linfield hosts William Stafford reading

A poetry reading celebrating and commemorating Oregon’s late poet laureate, William Stafford, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room at the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College.

December 16, 2009

Linfield healthcare experts assist with Chinese healthcare reform

Health sciences Professor Michael Leahy and nursing Professor Vivian Tong addressed an audience of more than 3,000 medical practitioners in China.

December 14, 2009

New York Times cheers Linfield’s scholar athletes

Linfield looks like a small East Coast college plunked down in the West, complete with red-brick colonial dormitories and a bell tower that chimes on the hour. There’s one difference, according to The Times …

December 10, 2009

Wildcat playoff game featured in Sports Illustrated

The nation’s premiere sports magazine gave Linfield a sendoff, as the undefeated football team travels to Wisconsin Saturday to meet unbeaten UW-Whitewater in the semifinals of the NCAA Division III playoffs.

December 7, 2009

Linfield Reports, 12/7/09


December 4, 2009

English prof weighs in on marriage in The Oregonian

Guest editorialist David Sumner, professor of English and environmental studies, said the issue of gay marriage would be less controversial if states got out of the marriage business, offered civil unions to gay couples, and left marriage rites to the churches.

December 3, 2009

Linfield to host Christmas candlelight service

Linfield College will host the annual Christmas candlelight service on Sunday, Dec. 13, at 7:30 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall.

Linfield fall commencement scheduled Dec. 20

A total of 111 candidates for degrees will be presented at the Linfield College fall commencement Sunday, Dec. 20, at 2 p.m. in the Ted Wilson Gymnasium.

Music student aids cancer research

Local cancer research just got a boost. Jacob Nolte ’12, a music student who pitches baseball at Linfield, organized a benefit concert that raised $8,000 for a cause that has become close to his heart.