The sounds of 634 trumpets, drums and other band instruments will be heard on the Linfield University McMinnville Campus on Saturday, Oct. 2 as the university hosts the Linfield Marching Band‘s Tournament of the Bands. Ten bands from across Oregon will compete at Memorial Stadium (Southwest Lever Street, McMinnville) as part of the Northwest Association for Performing Arts (NWAPA) circuit. Opening ceremonies begin at 12:45 p.m., with the preliminary round at 1 p.m. and finals at 6 p.m.
The Readings at the Nick series returns to Linfield University with J.T. Bushnell ’02, senior instructor of writing and literature at Oregon State University. Bushnell will be reading from his debut novel “The Step Back” at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21 in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library Austin Reading Room. The event is free and open to the public. Face coverings are required at all Linfield events. Continue reading
Portland-based leader, educator and speaker Trystan Reese joins Linfield University in a virtual conversation at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 31. The free event will be livestreamed on the Linfield University YouTube channel and is open to the public.
The March 31 event is being held in conjunction with the International Transgender Day of Visibility, and Reese’s discussion will detail his experience as an activist in the fight for LGBTQ equality over the past two decades. Continue reading
Catherine Reinke, associate professor of biology at Linfield University, presents “Research Explorations in Genomics – Developing and Supporting Student-Scientist Partnerships at Linfield and Beyond” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 17. The event, which is open to the public, will be held on Zoom. Pre-registration is required at https://inside.linfield.edu/faculty-resources/faculty-lecture-series.html. Continue reading
Linfield University has planned several events throughout February to celebrate Black Brilliance during Black History Month. All events start at noon via Zoom, unless otherwise noted, and are open to the public. Zoom meeting links are available at linfield.edu/black-brilliance.
Events highlight nonprofit advocacy groups, Black winemakers, music and literary events, and discussions about social justice issues. Continue reading
Jancis Robinson, one of the world’s leading wine writers, joins Greg V. Jones, director of the Linfield University Evenstad Center for Wine Education, for a special virtual conversation on all things wine at 9 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 28. Pre-registration is required at https://linfield.edu/wine/wine-lecture-series.html.
The event, which is free and open to the public, is part of the annual Marka and Thomas Hughes Endowed Wine Lecture Series at Linfield University.
Jeremy Weisz, associate professor and chair of the Department of Biology at Linfield University, will present “Microbial Terroir: a sense of place for microbes in the vineyard” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18. The event is available to the public via Zoom. Pre-registration is required. Continue reading
Amid unprecedented times, the Linfield community realized students need support now more than ever. Instead of canceling the annual Linfield Gives fundraising event, the College piggybacked on #GivingTuesdayNow, a global giving movement, on Tuesday, May 5, with an additional day of fundraising on Wednesday, May 6. And, the donors graciously supported Linfield. Continue reading
Visiting pianist and magician Igor Lipinski will be performing at this year’s Keyboard Kapers program at Linfield College. The recital this year is titled “Piano Illusions,” and will take place on Sunday, March 8, at 7 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall, located inside the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield College. This event is free and open to the public. Continue reading