Anthony Jack, author of The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Poor Students, to speak to Linfield students and community

Anthony JackIn 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 p.m. in Ice Auditorium, located in Melrose Hall. 

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Oregon Supreme Court Justice Adrienne Nelson to give Linfield commencement address

Justice Adrienne NelsonAdrienne Nelson, the first African-American judge appointed to Oregon’s Supreme Court, will deliver the commencement address to the Linfield College class of 2019. 

Commencement is scheduled for Sunday, May 26, at 10 a.m. on the green between Melrose Hall and the President’s House. Learn more about Commencement weekend. Continue reading

OCF awards Linfield $150,000 for science facility

OCF grant to Linfield, Rusty Rae/News-Register

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The Oregon Community Foundation (OCF) awarded Linfield College a $150,000 grant for a new science facility on the McMinnville campus. The grant was recognized during a March 27 event at The Bindery in McMinnville, as part of a celebration of OCF’s support for Yamhill County nonprofits.  Continue reading

Hershock to present annual philosophy lectures

Peter HershockPeter D. Hershock, director of the Asian studies development program at the East-West Center in Honolulu, will use Buddhist conceptual resources to cover topics such as artificial intelligence and global population growth in two upcoming lectures at Linfield College. Continue reading