Dahlvig lecture explores college spending and student success

Dahlvig lecture explores college spending and student successChris Dahlvig, assistant professor of business at Linfield University, and Jolyn Dahlvig, associate dean of students at the Oregon Institute of Technology, will present “Institutional Expenditures and Student Graduation and Retention: The Obvious and the Unbelievable” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21. The event is available to the public via Zoom. Pre-registration is required. Continue reading

Linfield University scholarship honors late wine journalist Lisa Shara Hall

Lisa Shara HallBy Michael Alberty, The Oregonian/OregonLive

Journalist Lisa Shara Hall advocated tirelessly on behalf of Oregon and Washington wines. She died in March 2019 from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. This fall, Linfield University will honor her legacy with a new wine and journalism scholarship created by her husband, Kirk Hall. Continue reading

Linfield’s School of Business, College of Arts and Science hire first deans

Linfield's deans Dr. Jennifer R. Madden and Dr. Joe WilferthLinfield University has hired Jennifer R. Madden as the inaugural dean of the School of Business and Joe Wilferth as the inaugural dean of the College of Arts and Science.

“Linfield University has now put in place a team of deans who are equipped to help lead us into the future,” said Linfield President Miles K. Davis. “It says a lot about the reputation of Linfield that, in a time of multiple challenges, we have attracted such talented and accomplished deans.” Continue reading