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10/29/2004 UPCOMING EVENTS AT LINFIELD COLLEGE

TUESDAY, NOV. 2

READING: Martha Gies, author of "Up All Night," will present a reading Tuesday, Nov. 2, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. The reading is sponsored by Friends of Nicholson Library and the Linfield English Department. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2517.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 3

MASTER CLASS: Carol Lucas, Portland Opera chorus master, will lead a master class on Wednesday, Nov. 3, at 7 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.

FRIDAY, NOV. 5

EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION: Three award-winning professors will discuss "Teaching Excellence at Linfield College" during the Edith Green Distinguished Professors Panel on Friday, Nov. 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. Panelists include Ron Mills, professor of art and current Edith Green Distinguished Professor. Mills will be joined by two former Edith Green award winners, Linda Olds, professor of psychology and religion, and Mike Roberts, professor of biology. The panel is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2499.

SATURDAY, NOV. 6

STUDENT RECITAL: Linfield College student Melanie Schalock of McMinnville will present her senior composition recital Saturday, Nov. 6, at 8 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. It is free and open to the public. For more information call 503-883-2275.

SUNDAY, NOV. 7

CHORAL CONCERT: Three Linfield College choral groups will present a concert on Sunday, Nov. 7, at 4 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 125 S. Cowls St., in McMinnville. The performance, "Seasonal Songs of Joy, Praise, Love, Beauty and Thanksgiving," will feature the Masterworks Chorale, the Women?s Vocal Ensemble and the Concert Choir. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.

MONDAY, NOV. 8

MASTER CLASS: Staff Sergeant John Caputo, euphonium soloist, will lead a master class on Monday, Nov. 8, at 4:30 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.

TUESDAY, NOV. 9

WOMEN IN FOLKSONGS: Dianne Dugaw, professor of English and folklore at the University of Oregon, will give a lecture-performance on "Fighting and Sailing Women in Folksongs and History," Tuesday, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m. in

the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. The same day Dugaw will lecture on "The Beggar?s Opera" in

the English course, English Literature Survey: The Restoration and 18th Century, at 2:20 p.m. in 202 Melrose Hall. Both presentations are free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2210.

THURSDAY, NOV. 11

FRAZEE LECTURE: James Finley, a former student of Thomas Merton, will speak on "Learning to See: Christian and Buddhist Approaches to Spiritual Awakening" Thursday, Nov. 11, at 7:30 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium at Linfield College. For more information, call David Massey, Linfield chaplain, 503-883-2259.

FRIDAY, NOV. 12

TALENT SHOW: The Multicultural Club annual Talent Show will be held Friday, Nov. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium at Linfield College. For more information, call 503-883-2574.

SUNDAY, NOV. 14

BAND CONCERT: The Linfield College-Community Band and the George Fox University Symphonic Band will perform Sunday, Nov. 14, at 3 p.m. in the McMinnville Community Center. The performance is free and open to the public. Canned food will be accepted on behalf of the Oregon Food Bank. For more information, call 503-883-2275.

TUESDAY, NOV. 16

READING: Barbara Drake and Lex Runciman, both professors of English at Linfield College, will present readings Tuesday, Nov. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in Nicholson Library. Drake is the author of "Small Favors," a poetry chapbook. Her work focuses on her observations and relationships to nature, her family and the cycle of seasons she experiences at her rural home. Runciman is the author of "Out of Town," a collection of poetry written between 1987 and 2003. His poems tell stories of the intersections of family, childhood, landscape and popular culture. The reading is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2517.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 17

FACULTY LECTURE: Chuck Dunn, assistant professor of mathematics at Linfield College, will speak on "Competitive Graph Coloring: How to be Stingy with the Crayons While Coloring Maps with Your Niece" on Wednesday, Nov. 17, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2409.

FRIDAY, NOV. 19

FORENSICS TOURNAMENT: The 74th annual R.D. Mahaffey Memorial Forensics Tournament will be held Friday through Sunday, Nov. 19-21. Judges will be needed for the events. For more information, call Jackson Miller, 503-883-2625.

SUNDAY, NOV. 21

THANKSGIVING SERVICE: The annual Thanksgiving service will be held Sunday, Nov. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. For more information, call 503-883-2259.

MONDAY, NOV. 22

LECTURE: Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na?im, the Charles Howard Chandler Professor of Law at Emory University, will speak on "Islam and Human Rights: Post 9/11 Perspective" Monday, Nov. 22, at 7:30 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 503-883-2222.