Master class with Daniel Helfgot planned at Linfield College

Daniel HelfgotDaniel Helfgot, author and noted opera director, will give a master class in techniques of interpretation for singers Thursday, April 5, at 4 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield College.  Continue reading

Linfield adds new majors in Wine Studies, Sport Management and Global Cultural Studies 

—Students who want to work in the robust wine or sports industries and those looking to explore today’s increasingly interconnected world have new options at Linfield College— 

Linfield College signLinfield College faculty members approved the addition of three new majors and three new areas of focus starting in the fall of 2018. Students will now have the option to major in Global Cultural Studies, Sport Management and Wine Studies, in addition to Linfield’s 51 existing majors.  Continue reading

‘Diplomacy in a Digital Age’ talk by Ryan Jones at Linfield College 

Linfield College entryIn a globalized but increasingly divided, digital and complex world, what is the role of human connections and state-to-state diplomacy? Ryan Jones, former State Department diplomat and current late-night comedy researcher and writer, will discuss this question Wednesday, April 4, at 5 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College.  

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Linfield faculty identifies a key enzyme to repair broken DNA 

Sreerupa RayIn a new study, lead author Sreerupa Ray, assistant professor of biology at Linfield College, demonstrated how a key enzyme works in repairing damaged DNA.  

Ray and her co-authors showed that the enzyme DNA polymerase beta (Pol β) plays a role in DNA double strand repair. The study was published Nov. 17 by Nucleic Acids Research.     Continue reading