OPENING CONVOCATION: Opening convocation will be held Wednesday, Aug. 30, at 4 p.m. in the Ted Wilson Gymnasium at Linfield College. President Thomas L. Hellie will speak on "Linfield 2020: Navigation in a Flattened World." The program is free and open to the public.
ART EXHIBIT: "Alter Egos," a group exposition of national artists exploring the roles and relationships of alter egos and split personalities, will be on display Aug. 30 through Sept. 29 in the Linfield Fine Art Gallery. In addition, recent work by Liz Obert, associate professor of art, will be on display in the Annex Gallery. An opening reception will be held Wednesday, Sept. 6, at 5 p.m. in the gallery. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, call 503-883-2802.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 13
FACULTY LECTURE: Janet Peterson, assistant professor of health and human performance, will present a faculty lecture on "Body Fat: The Real Story" Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2409.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 21
READING: Garth Stein, an acclaimed documentary filmmaker and author of two novels, will present a reading Thursday, Sept. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library. It is free, open to the public and sponsored by Friends of Nicholson Library and Friends of McMinnville Public Library. For more information, call 503-883-2517.
PLAY: The Department of Theatre and Communication Arts will present its student Icebreaker, 30 Neo-Futurist Plays from "Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind (30 Plays in 60 Minutes)," Thursday through Saturday, Sept. 21-23. The play will be presented at 8 p.m. Sept. 21 and 23 and at 10 p.m. and midnight Sept. 22. Tickets will only be sold at the door. For ticket information, call 503-883-2802.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 29
HOMECOMING: Homecoming will be celebrated Friday and Saturday, Sept. 29 and 30 at Linfield College. For information, call 503883-2607.
DEDICATION: The dedication of the new Vivian A. Bull Music Center will be held Friday, Sept. 29, at 4 p.m. at the center located on the Keck Campus. For more information call 503-883-2498.
CONCERT: Linfield seniors Ethan Barske and Chris Engbretson will present a two-piano concert Friday, Sept. 29, at 8 p.m. in Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 30
CONCERT: The Cohen-Timmons Piano Duo, feature Judith Cohen and Jill Timmons, will present a two-piano concert Saturday, Sept. 30, at 8 p.m. in Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.