Linfield College is a top producer of Fulbright scholars 

Student statues on campusLinfield College is among the top American colleges and universities that produced the most 2017-2018 Fulbright U.S. students, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announced.  

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Jane Elliott to speak on power and prejudice at Linfield College 

Jane ElliottThe internationally known teacher, lecturer, diversity trainer and recipient of the National Mental Health Association Award for Excellence in Education Jane Elliott will be at Linfield College to talk about racism and today’s campus climate. 

Elliott’s talk, “Power, Perception and Prejudice,” will be held Thursday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall on campus. This lecture is free and open to the public. 

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Linfield’s Jordan Clark: Post with a greater purpose

Jordan Clark plays basketball at a game at George FoxReprinted with permission of the News-Register. • By Rusty Rae, February 8, 2018

You might think Linfield’s 250-pound, 6-6 senior center Jordan Clark yearns for a chance to play in the NBA. But you’d be wrong. The closest Clark will likely get to an NBA floor are season tickets to the local pro team. While he loves the game, basketball is a means to his ultimate end, becoming a doctor.

“I like to work with kids. Medicine is an area that I have wanted to pursue ever since I can remember,” said the chemistry/biology major, who is planning to study pediatrics.

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‘Language, Memory and Story’ topic of Joe Wilkins faculty lecture

Professor Joe WilkinsJoe Wilkins, associate professor of English at Linfield College, will present “Language, Memory and Story: Writing Across the Genres” on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at 7 p.m. in the Fred Meyer Lounge in Riley Hall at Linfield.  

“We carry deep in our bones the impulse to fit language to the world,” said Wilkins. “Song and story were our first arts.”  

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Linfield College choir to perform homecoming concert 

Linfield College ChoirThe Linfield College Concert Choir will cap its 2018 tour of southern California with a homecoming concert. 

The Choir Tour Homecoming Concert will be held Saturday, Feb. 17, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield. The concert is free and open to the public.  

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Author John Daniel to read from ‘Gifted’ at Linfield College 

Author John DanielThree-time Oregon Book Award winning author John Daniel will read from his debut novel, “Gifted,” as part of an ongoing series of readings at Linfield College. 

Daniel will read on Tuesday, Feb. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield.  

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