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Pre-July 2009 Press Archives

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3/9/2009 Linfield Lectures, Spring 2009

March 3: Nathan Lewis, California Institute of Technology, “Where in the World Will Our Energy Come From?” 7:30 p.m., Melrose Hall


March 5: Brenda Marshall, Linfield College, and Molly Mayhead, Western Oregon University, reading from Telling Political Lives: The Rhetorical Autobiographies of Women Leaders in the United States, 7:30 p.m. Nicholson Library


March 9-10: Frazee Symposium, “Hope in Times of Crises: Rauschenbusch’s Christianity Revisited,” 7:30 p.m., Melrose Hall


March 11: Jeff McNamee, Linfield College, “Evidence-Based Approaches to Promoting Physical Activity in Communities,” 7:30 p.m., 201 Riley Hall


March 19: Yusef Komunyakaa, award-winning American poet, 7:30 p.m., Nicholson Library


April 15: Rob Gardner, Linfield College, “The Drama of Disaster Relief: Rhetoric and Performance in Post-Katrina New Orleans,” 7:30 p.m. 201 Riley Hall


April 16: Garth Stein, Northwest author, reading from The Art of Racing in the Rain, 7:30 p.m., Nicholson Library


April 23: Steve Weinberg, University of Missouri School of Journalism, "Why You Need Investigative Journalism, Even If You Don't Know You Need It,"7:30 p.m., Pioneer Hall Reading Room


April 27: Phil Zimbardo, Stanford University, "A Journey from the Psychology of Evil to the Heroic Imagination," 7:30 p.m., Melrose Hall


April 30: Jim Lynch reading from The Highest Tide, Mac Reads selection, 7:30 p.m., Nicholson Library


May 4-5: Michael Nelson, Lyman Briggs College at Michigan State University, Walter Powell-Linfield College Philosophy Lectures, 101 Graf Hall


May 13: Africa Symposium, featuring President Emerita Vivian A. Bull, Professor Martin Dwomoh-Tweneboah, other Linfield faculty and students who have studied and lived in Africa, 7:30 p.m., Melrose Hall


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