Linfield economics professor to present ‘last lecture’

Dave HansenDave Hansen, professor emeritus of economics, will present “Twice-Told Stories – Most of Them True” on Monday, May 13, at 7 p.m. in 222 T.J. Day Hall at Linfield College.

Hansen joined the Linfield faculty in 1969 and retired in December 2012. He received his bachelor’s degree from Willamette University and master’s from Portland State University. He served as Dean of Students for 22 years. He also briefly served as Linfield’s tennis coach and continues to broadcast Linfield Wildcat football games.

The lecture is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations. His talk is part of Linfield’s last lecture series, which enables retiring faculty to give a final presentation to the community. For more information, contact Debbie Harmon Ferry, director of alumni relations, at 503-883-2607 or