READING: David Axelrod and Jodi Varon, both professors of English at Eastern Oregon University, will present readings Monday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in Nicholson Library. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2517.
TUESDAY, OCT. 5
LECTURE: Kenneth B. Pyle, professor of history and Asian studies at the University of Washington, will speak on "Japan and the War on Terror" Tuesday, Oct. 5, at 7 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2660.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 6
EXHIBIT: "Sadao Watanabe - A Collection of Prints from the Linfield Community" will be on display Oct. 6-29 at the James F. Miller Fine Arts Center at Linfield College. An opening reception and slide/lecture will be held Wednesday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Fine Art Gallery. Former Watanabe student Anne Pyle will present "Watanabe Sadao and the Tradition of Japanese Folk Art" featuring slides and a technical demonstration. The exhibit is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2804.
FRIDAY, OCT. 8-SATURDAY, OCT. 9
FAMILY WEEKEND: Linfield College students will welcome families to campus for family weekend, Oct. 8-9, with activities planned throughout the weekend. For more information, contact Dan Fergueson, director of college activities, 503-883-2435.
SATURDAY, OCT. 9
RECITAL: Pamela Goldsmith, adjunct professor of music at Linfield College, will present a guitar recital Saturday, Oct. 9, at 8 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 13
FACULTY LECTURE: John Sagers, assistant professor of history at Linfield College, will speak on "The Last Samurai: Confucian and Capitalists in Nineteenth Century Japan" as a part of the Linfield faculty lecture series Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2409.
DEBATEWATCH: The Linfield College forensics program is offering an opportunity to view and discuss the presidential debate on Wednesday, Oct. 13. The debate can be viewed in the media room in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield. The debates begins at 6 p.m. and will be broadcast in the Nicholson Library. For more information, contact Miller at 503-883-2625.
THURSDAY, OCT 14
LECTURE: A lecture on "Sadao Watanabe’s Significance in Japanese Christian History," will be
presented by John Sagers, Linfield assistant professor of history, on Thursday, Oct. 14, at 4:30 p.m. in the Miller Fine Arts Center at Linfield. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2804.
HOMECOMING: The annual Homecoming celebration will be held Thursday, Oct. 14-Saturday, Oct. 16 at Linfield College. For more information, call 503-883-2547.
FRIDAY, OCT. 22
CONCERT: The Linfield Chamber Orchestra will present a concert Friday, Oct. 22, at 8 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium at Linfield College. For ticket information, call 503-883-2637.