Free music series continues with March 1 recital by flutist Amelia Lukas

Portrait of flutist Amelia Lukas

Flutist Amelia Lukas, Fear No Music

Linfield University’s Department of Music presents the second in a series of events this spring featuring the Portland-based chamber music ensemble Fear No Music.  

Flutist Amelia Lukas performs a 30-minute recital highlighting Black composers at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 1, followed by a panel discussion. The event is free and open to the public.

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Fear No Music highlights Black composers in Linfield music series

Portraits of Fear No Music performers

Linfield University will present a series of events this spring featuring the Portland-based chamber music ensemble Fear No Music.

Join Linfield’s Department of Music for 30-minute streamed recitals followed by panel discussions, as well as two masterclasses. All events are free and open to the public. Pre-registration for each event is required.

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Linfield history professor receives top honors

History professor Lissa Wadewitz receives honors from Western History AssociationLissa K. Wadewitz, professor and chair of the Linfield University Department of History, received top honors by the Western History Association for her article, “Rethinking the ‘Indian War’: Northern Indians and Intra-Native Politics in the Western Canada-U.S. Borderlands.” The article was named the 2020 recipient of the WHA’s Oscar O. Winther Award, which recognizes the best article to appear in “Western Historical Quarterly” each academic year. Recipients are selected by the publication’s Board of Editors. Continue reading

New minor focuses on interdisciplinary leadership

new LEAD minor at Linfield UniversityThe world needs effective and ethical leaders that can adapt, and shape, the world of tomorrow. Linfield University is aiming to prepare these future leaders through a new minor in Leadership and Ethics Across Disciplines (LEAD). Created to help students develop a versatile skillset, the LEAD minor combines courses from across the entire university, including the arts, humanities, science and business. Continue reading

Linfield’s School of Business, College of Arts and Science hire first deans

Linfield's deans Dr. Jennifer R. Madden and Dr. Joe WilferthLinfield University has hired Jennifer R. Madden as the inaugural dean of the School of Business and Joe Wilferth as the inaugural dean of the College of Arts and Science.

“Linfield University has now put in place a team of deans who are equipped to help lead us into the future,” said Linfield President Miles K. Davis. “It says a lot about the reputation of Linfield that, in a time of multiple challenges, we have attracted such talented and accomplished deans.” Continue reading