Jennifer Moranchel ’19 keenly remembers her freshman orientation at Linfield College. Her parents, natives of Puebla, Mexico, had a hard time keeping up with all of the complex information and schedules being discussed in English.
Fourteen new students are being introduced to Linfield College life through the lens of exploring art, Oregon history, eclipses and, of course, murder ballads. AHA (Arts and Humanities in Action) is one of four pre-orientation programs that 67 entering students are participating in right now, a week before classes start for the 2017-18 school year.
Daniel Pollack-Pelzner, the Ronni Lacroute Chair in Shakespeare Studies at Linfield College, will present the keynote address at opening convocation on Friday, Aug. 25, at 9:30 a.m. in the Ted Wilson Gymnasium at Linfield College. The talk is entitled “Digital Shakespeare.”
Linfield College will go dark Monday, Aug. 21, at 10:15:56.5 a.m. during the upcoming solar eclipse, and the community is invited to attend. Continue reading
It’s been a busy summer for Linfield College interns. They’ve presented findings to a highly acclaimed doctor, met with audit clients and directed a play. These are just some of the responsibilities and opportunities of summer internships. Continue reading
A memorial service honoring Scott Smith, Linfield College professor of history, will be held Saturday, July 29, at 4 p.m. in Portland, with a reception to follow. Continue reading
The young artists and international faculty of the Castleman Quartet Program will present five free programs of chamber music in August, during the program’s summer-in-residence at Linfield College.
Linfield College is hosting a series of campus tours and information sessions for prospective students and their families to celebrate Oregon Private College Week, held July 24-28. Continue reading