Student sustainability projects get the green lightLinfield named to national Community Service Honor RollArt prof curates milestone Portland exhibitBook looks at dialogue across spiritual traditionsPsych prof provides commentary for MSNBC, USA Today, World News Network and CNBCLinfield graduate returns to direct playSpring brings blue skies, and a rash of suicidesKeesey to discuss historical fiction writing
March 31, 2010

Kitchen counter collective comes to Linfield gallery

An exhibit featuring “The Kitchen Counter Collective” by Jesse Hayward will be presented at Linfield College. The exhibition runs now through May 1 in the gallery in the James F. Miller Fine Arts Center. An opening reception will be held Wednesday, March 31, at 6 p.m. in the gallery.

Linfield to host Nokes reading

The community will be given the opportunity to learn a piece of forgotten history through a book The Oregonian listed as one of the top 10 in the Pacific Northwest last year.

Keesey to discuss historical fiction writing

Anna Keesey, fiction writer and assistant professor of English at Linfield College, will present “Mill of the Mind: Contemporary Writers and Historical Fiction,” Wednesday, April 14, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

March 30, 2010

Grant will enhance Linfield theatre productions

A grant to purchase state-of-the-art multimedia and lighting equipment will allow the Linfield College theatre program to broaden the type of productions it is able to present.

Linfield Reports, 3/29/10

March 29, 2010

Guest editorial celebrates historical achievements of women

History prof Sharon Bailey Glasco says that until recently, history books overlooked the accomplishments of women.

March 24, 2010

Yamhill County extends bus routes to Tigard

McMINNVILLE, Ore. — Yamhill County Transit Area has announced extended bus routes from downtown McMinnville to Tigard. A morning and evening commuter bus also stops at Linfield College in McMinnville. The service is open to everyone interested in commuting.

March 23, 2010

Spring brings blue skies, and a rash of suicides

McINNVILLE, Ore. — For most Oregonians, spring is the time when spirits lift. We’ve all made it through another dark, rainy winter.

Econ prof comments on reform of Bowl Championship Series

The prospect for a playoff replacing the current college football bowl system is compromised by financial interests, says Randy Grant in Chicago’s Medill Report.

March 19, 2010

Art prof curates milestone Portland exhibit

Professor and Linfield Gallery Director Cris Moss is the point person for the “Portland 2010” biennial, featuring Oregon artists.

English as a second language prof sees the big picture

Professor Sandra Lee takes readers on a cinematic journey to cultural understanding with her book, Seeing the Big Picture: A Cinematic Approach to Understanding Cultures in America.

March 18, 2010

Linfield graduate returns to direct play

The layers of teenage angst are explored in an upcoming play directed by a Linfield College theatre alumnus. “Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead” by Bert V. Royal will be performed Tuesday, March 16, through Friday, March 19, at 8 p.m. in the Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall at Linfield.

March 17, 2010

Linfield, Chemeketa partner to help students pursue bachelor’s degrees

Linfield College and Chemeketa Community College are teaming up to help local students interested in pursuing a four-year college degree.

March 15, 2010

Linfield Reports, 3/15/10

March 12, 2010

Concert choir to conclude spring break tour at Linfield

Members of the Linfield College Concert Choir will perform a concert on Wednesday, March 31, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

Student sustainability projects get the green light

Linfield’s Advisory Committee on the Environment and Sustainability (ACES) awarded five grants to students for sustainability projects planned for spring semester.

March 11, 2010

This is your Linfield. Welcome Home!

“As I walk across campus, I see signs hanging that say, ‘This is your Linfield. Welcome Home!’ In the last three years,” says student Chelsea Hall ’11, “this is what Linfield has become to me: Home.”

Book looks at dialogue across spiritual traditions

Signs of Peace, written by religious studies Professor Bill Apel, illuminates Thomas Merton’s dream of creating a global community of the spirit.

March 8, 2010

Psych prof provides commentary for MSNBC, USA Today, World News Network and CNBC

A recent Oregonian story, published by national news outlets and medical Web sites, features Tanya Tompkins’ insights about a controversial Oregon bill that will allow psychologists to prescribe drugs.

Invasion of the computer snatchers: Prof says computer security is paramount

Oregon recently celebrated its 151st birthday, but in cyberspace it’s still the Wild West, says Professor Martin Dwomoh-Tweneboah.

Linfield Reports, 3/8/10

March 5, 2010

Linfield goes green with “Share a car” program

Linfield was among the first colleges in the Pacific Northwest to partner with U Car Share, a program that allows members to use a car for an hour or a day.

March 4, 2010

Linfield student presents senior recital

Linfield College senior Andrew Pohl will present a student voice recital Saturday, March 13, at 8 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium located in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

March 3, 2010

Student pianist to perform at Linfield

Linfield College senior Heidi Vanden Bos of Lake Forest Park, Wash., will present a student piano recital Sunday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield College.

Linfield faculty lecture to address digital repositories

Linfield College reference and distance learning librarian Carol McCulley will share examples of digital repositories and their impact on institutions during an upcoming faculty lecture at Linfield. “Digital Repositories: Places to Discover, Showcase and Preserve” will be presented Wednesday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

March 2, 2010

Linfield named to national Community Service Honor Roll

Linfield College was recently recognized for exemplary community engagement by the 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

March 1, 2010

Linfield Reports, 3/1/10