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March events at Linfield College

Pioneer Hall on the McMinnville CampusUpcoming events at Linfield College for March 2013.

SATURDAY, MARCH 2

CHAMBER RECITAL: A chamber recital featuring Chris Engbretson, piano, and Casey Bozell, violin, will be held Saturday, March 2, at 3 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield College. For more information, contact the Linfield Music Department, 503-883-2275.

TUESDAY, MARCH 5

WAR FILM: A screening of the film “The Invisible War,” followed by a panel discussion, will be held on Tuesday, March 5, at 6 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. Panelists include Linfield professors Patrick Cottrell, Dawn Nowacki, David Sumner and Amy Miller. The event is free and open to the public, and sponsored by the Linfield College Gender Studies Program and Student Advocates of Gender Equality (SAGE). For more information, contact Amy Orr, the George A. Westcott III distinguished professor of sociology, 503-883-2549, aorr@linfield.edu. Further information about the film can be found at http://invisiblewarmovie.com/.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6

WAR PHOTOGRAPHY: Robert Hariman, professor and chair of communication studies at Northwestern University, will present “Photography and War” on Wednesday, March 6, at 7 p.m. in Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. Hariman will speak on the social and political role of photography, particularly in the context of war. The lecture is free and open to the public, and sponsored by PLACE, Program for Liberal Arts and Civic Engagement. For more information, contact Susan Currie Sivek, assistant professor of mass communication, at 503-883-2521, ssivek@linfield.edu.

WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY, MARCH 6-9

FILM FESTIVAL: Four nights of award-winning environmental films followed by expert panel discussions will be held March 6-9 at 7 p.m. in the Pioneer Hall Reading Room at Linfield College. Films include “White Water, Black Gold,” “The Garden,” “Wasteland” and “Surviving Progress.” The event is free and open to the public, and donations are welcome. It is sponsored by the Linfield Environmental Studies Program in collaboration with Yamhill Watershed Stewardship Fund and the Yamhill County Cultural Coalition. For more information, contact Lissa Wadewitz, professor of history and environmental studies, 503-883-2719 or lwadewi@linfield.edu.

SATURDAY, MARCH 9

VOICE RECITAL: Linfield College senior Jenaveve Linabary, soprano, will present a senior voice recital Saturday, March 9, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield. The performance is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.

TUESDAY, MARCH 12

HOLOCAUST: Frederick “Fritz” Tubach, professor emeritus of German at the University of California, Berkeley, will present “The Legacy of War: Story as Bridge, Liberation and Transformation” Tuesday, March 12, at 7 p.m. in Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. Tubach, along with Bernat Rosner, is the author of “An Uncommon Friendship: From Opposite Sides of the Holocaust.” The book tells the story of Tubach, the son of a Nazi officer, and Rosner, the only member of his family to survive Auschwitz. The lecture is free and open to the public, and sponsored by the Edith Green and Gordon Frazee Lecture Funds. For more information, contact David Massey, 503-883-2259, dmassey@linfield.edu.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13

FACULTY LECTURE: Michael Huntsberger, assistant professor of mass communication, will present “Community Media in the 21st Century: Participatory Culture and the Revitalization of Democracy” during a faculty lecture Wednesday, March 13, at 7 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield. The lecture is free and open to the public. The Linfield College faculty lecture series offers one presentation each month by Linfield faculty. For more information, call 503-883-2409.

THURSDAY, MARCH 14

MUSLIM INSURGENCIES: Hugh Gusterson, professor of anthropology at George Mason University, will present “Can the Insurgent Speak?” on Thursday, March 14, at 7 p.m. in the Pioneer Reading Room at Linfield College. Gusterson’s talk is part of Linfield’s year-long “Legacies of War” project. For more information, contact Tom Love, professor of anthropology and environmental studies, 503-883-2504, tlove@linfield.edu.

FRIDAY, MARCH 15

CHAMBER ORCHESTRA: Linfield College student winners of the Linfield Chamber Orchestra Concerto Competition will perform with the orchestra on Friday, March 15, at 8 p.m. in Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. Maestro Gesme will conduct a Mozart overture and the renowned Symphony No. 2 by Beethoven during this final concert for the LCO. Tickets are $10 at the door. Linfield students are admitted free with student ID. For ticket and concert information, call 503-883-2275 or visit www.linfield.edu/arts.

TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, MARCH 19-22

THEATRE: The world premiere of “UMW (University of Mostly Whites)” by Rob Urbinati will be presented March 19-22 at 7:30 p.m. at the Marshall Theatre in Ford Hall at Linfield College. The play, commissioned by the Linfield Lacroute Arts Series and the Linfield Theatre Program, is the story of a racist video posted by a student at a small, mostly white university that brings hidden bigotry to the surface in this sharp, up-to-the minute satire about stereotyping. Tickets are $9 for full price; $7 for seniors (62+), Linfield faculty and staff; and $5 for students; with a $2 discount on all tickets on opening night. Tickets will go on sale Tuesday, March 12. For more information call 503-883-2292 or visit www.linfield.edu/culture.