Nearly half of the presenters at McMinnville’s second annual TEDx have a connection to Linfield.
Lee Bakner, professor of psychology at Linfield College, will present “What Motivates Drug Use and Abuse? Drug Seeking Behavior, Neurotransmitters Systems and Addiction” on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. in the Fred Meyer Lounge in Riley Hall at Linfield.
The Linfield College fall band concert, “Americana and Honoring Our Nation’s Veterans,” will be held Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. in Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield. The concert will feature patriotic music performed by the Linfield College Concert Band, Concert Choir and a piano solo by Johnandrew Slominski, Linfield assistant professor of music.
Pamela Goldsmith, guitarist and adjunct faculty member at Linfield College, will perform a range of music spanning from the classical era through the 20th Century, including works by Sor, Satie, Tárrega, Barrios, Villa-Lobos, Tansman and Lauro.
As part of the 100th season, the Linfield College Theatre program presents “SWEAT,” a story of working-class factory employees in Reading, Pennsylvania, by Lynn Nottage.
In conjunction with the Oregon Alliance of Independent Colleges & Universities, Linfield College will cohost Anthony Jack, author of The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Poor Students, for a lecture Thursday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m. in Ice Auditorium, located in Melrose Hall.
Threats to Justice Week aims to highlight justice and human rights as related to vulnerable populations. To mark the week, Linfield College will host events to bring attention to human rights threats Monday, Nov. 4, through Thursday, Nov. 7, on both the McMinnville and Portland campuses.
Nicholas Buccola, professor of political science at Linfield College, will present “The Fire is Upon Us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the Debate over Race in America” on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m. in Fred Meyer Lounge located in Riley Hall at Linfield. Continue reading
Linfield College will welcome alumni and friends back to campus during Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 11-12. Continue reading
Zion Armstrong, president of Adidas North America, will share his thoughts about the sports apparel industry with students and the community during a visit to Linfield College’s McMinnville campus. Continue reading