Linfield Home » Linfield News » Index
News from Linfield College

‘Thieves of Baghdad’ author challenges incoming Linfield students

Students claim acorns at opening convocationMatthew Bogdanos, author of “Thieves of Baghdad” challenged incoming Linfield students to, “Make errors of commission, rather than omission. Don’t regret what you failed to do.

“Don’t be a half-formed person,” said Bogdanos, who holds a degree in classics from Bucknell University, along with a law degree from Columbia University, a master’s in classical studies from Columbia and a master’s strategic studies from the Army War College.

Bogdanos was the keynote speaker at Opening Convocation which kicked off the new academic year at Linfield.

Read the full story of his presentation in the McMinnville News-Register.

 

Join the Linfield College community on Facebook and Twitter!