FRIDAY, JAN. 30
SPEECH TOURNAMENT: The 74th annual Singletary High School Invitational Forensic Tournament, featuring some 400 high school speakers from around the Northwest, will be held Feb. 3-4 at Linfield College. Judges are needed for the tournament. For more information on judging or registration, call 503-883-2625.
MONDAY, FEB. 6
SPRING SEMESTER: Spring semester classes begin Monday, Feb. 6, at Linfield College.
TUESDAY, FEB. 7
HISTORY LECTURE: William Cronon, a professor of history, geography and environmental studies and one of the country’s most distinguished historians, will present this year’s Jonas A. "Steine" Jonasson Endowed Lecture at Linfield College. He will speak on "The Portage: How to Read a Landscape" Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 7:30 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2660.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10
RECITAL: A faculty trio, featuring Joan Paddock, Jackie Van Paepeghem and Debra Huddleston, will present a recital Friday, Feb. 10, at 8 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15
FACULTY LECTURE: Jennifer Linder, assistant professor of psychology, will speak on "The Stranger in Your House: The Effects of Media on Girls’ Aggression and Relationships" Wednesday, Feb. 15, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall. For more information, call 503-883-2409.
FRIDAY, FEB. 17
DADS’ WEEKEND: Dads’ Weekend will be held Friday and Saturday, Feb. 17-18, at Linfield College. For more information, call 503-883-2495.
MONDAY, FEB. 20
POETRY READING: Poet Judith Barrington will present a reading at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library. It is free and open to the public and sponsored by Friends of Nicholson Library and the English Department. For more information, call 503-883-2517.
MONDAY, FEB. 27
KEYBOARDS: Keyboard Kapers, featuring Linfield piano students, will be presented Monday, Feb. 27, at 4 p.m. in Melrose Auditorium. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.