The aliens really HAVE landed

Linfield College theatre students for UFO Festival

Photo by Rusty Rae. Linfield College “aliens,” newly arrived on Earth, prepare to walk in the UFO Fest Parade at 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Elise Martin, left, and Sam Hannigan are in the foregroud. In back, from left, are Nathan Dillon, Rob Santos, Alexandria Hunter, Erika Glas, Melory Miraschrafi and Clementine Dorsey.

Reprinted with permission of the News-Register. By Starla Pointer, May 16, 2019.

 

A group of interplanetary tourists landed in McMinnville this week, just in time for the UFO Fest and Saturdays’ grand parade. Continue reading

Oregon Supreme Court Justice Adrienne Nelson to give Linfield commencement address

Justice Adrienne NelsonAdrienne Nelson, the first African-American judge appointed to Oregon’s Supreme Court, will deliver the commencement address to the Linfield College class of 2019. 

Commencement is scheduled for Sunday, May 26, at 10 a.m. on the green between Melrose Hall and the President’s House. Learn more about Commencement weekend. Continue reading

Hershock to present annual philosophy lectures

Peter HershockPeter D. Hershock, director of the Asian studies development program at the East-West Center in Honolulu, will use Buddhist conceptual resources to cover topics such as artificial intelligence and global population growth in two upcoming lectures at Linfield College. Continue reading

Linfield College wins CASE award for its solar eclipse event 

Woman staring at eclipse with special glassesIt was a once-in-a-lifetime event: Linfield College was in the path of a solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. The college invited the community to celebrate on campus, and the event has been awarded a gold medal by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)  Continue reading