Linfield welcomes largest entering class in years

First Gen LuncheonReprinted with permission of the News-Register. By Starla Pointer, Aug. 19, 2019. Find more News-Register stories here.

Linfield College is expecting 532 new students to start classes later this month, the largest entering class in many years — and a result of comprehensive recruitment efforts involving everyone at the college, from professors to coaches to admission counselors to President Miles Davis. Continue reading

First Gen students arrive at Linfield

First generation student orientation

Rusty Rae / News-Register Zeila Medina, a Linfield junior and Mac High grad, speaks with new Linfield student Mako Minoda, her little sister Tako and their dad during the orientation event Friday. Minoda flew from her home in Hawaii to start classes.

Reprinted with permission of the News-Register. By Starla Pointer, Aug. 19, 2019. Find more News-Register stories here.

About half of Linfield College’s new group of first-generation college students arrived on the McMinnville campus Friday to participate in pre-orientation activities. Continue reading