Linfield College will host a spring band concert Tuesday, April 17, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield. Continue reading
Linfield College has announced that it has hired Seth F. Wollam as its inaugural marching band director. He will start full-time in August 2018.
Wollam is an 18-year veteran of music education and band leadership. He is currently in his fourth year as the Director of Bands at Lock Haven University in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. While at Lock Haven, Wollam led and conducted the athletic and concert bands and community orchestra, as well as taught applied saxophone clarinet, and percussion, as well as individual advanced music studies in marching band techniques, music history and introduction to music. Continue reading
David W. Blight, a professor of American history at Yale and the director of the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition, will present “Monuments and Memories: Has the Civil War Ever Really Ended?” on Wednesday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College. Continue reading
Susan D. Hyde, a professor of political science at the University of California, Berkeley and a 2000 Linfield graduate, will deliver the commencement address to the class of 2018.
More than 640 Linfield College graduates will be honored during commencement exercises Sunday, May 27, at 10 a.m. in the Linfield Oak Grove.
Linfield students and faculty will showcase an eclectic range of classical and non-classical pieces in an upcoming concert. The Linfield Cello Ensemble will present the annual Cello Extravaganza on Saturday, April 21, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. Continue reading
Linfield College students in online certificate programs will see a reduction in price beginning this summer. Linfield has reduced its per-credit fee for its online certificate programs by 49 percent, from $495 per credit to $250 per credit. This reduction in tuition will start with the 2018 summer term which begins on June 18.
Reprinted with permission of the News-Register. • By Tom Henderson, March 29, 2018
Writer Reyna Grande spent much of her childhood living in cardboard homes that turned to mush in the rain.
Scorpions crawled along the wall. The sight of them haunted her. “I felt I had a kind of scorpion inside me that was stinging my heart again and again,” Grande said.
As she prepares for a visit to McMinnville, the author wants her readers to feel that sting — the pain of a 4-year-old girl separated from her parents.
The life and work of famed social reformer Frederick Douglass will be celebrated with a day-long symposium honoring the 200th anniversary of his birth. The symposium will be held Friday, April 27, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Nicholson Library at Linfield College. Continue reading
Linfield College senior Anna Vanderschaegen will present an afternoon of solo and chamber music featuring the cello on Sunday, April 15, at 4 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall at the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield. Continue reading