First Gen students arrive at Linfield

First generation student orientation

Rusty Rae / News-Register Zeila Medina, a Linfield junior and Mac High grad, speaks with new Linfield student Mako Minoda, her little sister Tako and their dad during the orientation event Friday. Minoda flew from her home in Hawaii to start classes.

Reprinted with permission of the News-Register. By Starla Pointer, Aug. 19, 2019. Find more News-Register stories here.

About half of Linfield College’s new group of first-generation college students arrived on the McMinnville campus Friday to participate in pre-orientation activities. Continue reading