Linfield celebrates Black Brilliance with month of free online events

Black winemaker event

Chevonne Ball of Dirty Radish wine tours at a Black winemaker event in 2020. Ball returns to Linfield virtually for Women & Wine discussion Feb. 23.

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

Award-winning wine writer Jancis Robinson featured in virtual lecture

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.

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Record amount raised during fifth-annual giving day

LinfieldGives 2020Amid 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

Keyboard Kapers brings music and magic to Linfield College

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