Abby Thomas has joined the Linfield community as the interim director of diversity, equity and inclusion programs. Her first day was Aug. 20. Continue reading
Editor’s note: this message was sent to Linfield students, employees and retirees on August 26 in The Linfield Ahead newsletter.
Dear Linfield community,
The start of another academic year is approaching quickly. Fall classes begin Monday, orientation and athletics are already in full swing, and a refreshing energy is palpable on both of our campuses. This is one of my favorite times of the year, and I hope you’re feeling similarly enthusiastic. Continue reading
Marvin Henberg is no stranger to Linfield. The former professor, administrator and interim president presents the keynote address at Opening Convocation at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 28 in Ted Wilson Gymnasium. The talk is entitled “Liberal Arts in Action” and focuses on dispelling the myth that the liberal arts and sciences are not vocation-worthy. Continue reading
The Linfield University Alumni Association will honor four Wildcats for their hard work, innovation and generosity of spirit during its annual event, Linfield’s Finest, at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8 at The Grand, 325 NE Third Street, McMinnville. This year’s recipients are Sean Hoar ’80, Ashley (Russell) Blatchley ’06, Craig Ostbo ’15 and Ann Klein ’07. Continue reading
The Linfield University-Good Samaritan School of Nursing honors its newest graduating class in its inaugural Hooding and Pinning Ceremony at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20. The event takes place on the Linfield University Portland Campus and will be livestreamed on the Linfield University YouTube channel. Tickets are required for on-campus attendees. Continue reading
In compliance with Oregon’s new statewide indoor mask requirement, Linfield University is updating its face covering policy. Effective Friday, Aug. 13, face coverings will be required for all people, regardless of vaccination status, when inside any Linfield-owned or controlled building on the McMinnville or Portland campus. Continue reading
The following street and parking changes are planned for the upcoming student orientation dates on Linfield University McMinnville Campus. Continue reading
Linfield University has hired Joe Latulippe as the director of academic advising. His first day was July 1. In this role, he will lead the advising team, support faculty advisors, collaborate with stakeholders across both the McMinnville and Portland campuses, and work to enhance the student experience.