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Dismissed professor sues Linfield for $4 million
Dismissed professor sues Linfield for $4 million
Anna Frazier, Managing Editor • July 12, 2021

Former English professor Daniel Pollack-Pelzner sued Linfield University for damages totalling $4 million, according to reporting by The Oregonian. $3.5 million is for economic damages...

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What to expect: fall 2021 edition
Anna Frazier, Managing Editor • June 29, 2021

For some students, the 2021 fall semester at Linfield University might be their first “normal” college experience. “Our goal is to have...

Linfield offered a livestream of the demolition of Mac Hall on YouTube. This is the progress as of midday  on Wednesday, June 23.
Mac Hall demolished in preparation for new science center
Maddie Loverich, Editor-in-chief • June 28, 2021

Brick by brick, work crews began the demolition of Mac Hall on June 21 at the Linfield University McMinnville campus. The building, which was...

Linfield to require COVID-19 vaccination before fall semester
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • May 17, 2021

Linfield University announced early Monday afternoon that students, staff, and faculty will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19...

Head coach Mitch Wilson looks on as freshman Riley Lynch tees off.
A unique mindset on the course
Wilson Sherman-Burton, Staff Writer • April 13, 2021

It's a classic February day in McMinnville, Oregon: overcast with a steady downpour. Practice starts at 3 p.m. but players start showing up in the parking lot by 2:45. Today,...

Senior Max Lommen rises above defenders.
Basketball rides win streak to league-leading record
JJ Anderson , Staff Writer • April 12, 2021

Riding a five game winning streak and seeking revenge for their lone loss of the season, Linfield men’s basketball took down rival George Fox on Friday and Saturday, winning...

Senior Dempsey Roggenbuck won his third consecutive NWC Basketball Player of the Week award on April 6.
Basketball and swim take home conference honors
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • April 10, 2021

Linfield University’s winter sports have garnered recognition from the Northwest Conference in the past few weeks. On March 29, swimming and men’s basketball swept the...

Sophomore and two-time NWC pitcher of the week Tayah Kelley will throw in front a crowd for the first time this season as Linfield softball faces Lewis and Clark University in a weekend series at Del Smith Stadium.
Linfield sports to allow limited spring spectators
Maddie Loverich, Sports Editor • April 8, 2021

Spectators will now be allowed at outdoor spring sporting events for Northwest Conference schools, as announced by the NWC on April 5. Linfield University, in accordance with...

Let's talk about the stolen Pride flag
Kaden Gass, Staff Writer • July 18, 2021

Hello all, long time no see!  As we enter the 2021-22 school year, I just have to say that I love writing my opinion. Something about telling people off through a work...

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Letter to the editor: Alumni address decision to sign President Davis resignation petition
May 5, 2021

We are alumni from the classes of 2009, 2010, and 2011.  It is with heavy hearts that we write to explain our decision to sign both the petition requesting that President...

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Letter to the editor: Alumni address the Board of Trustees and encourages Linfield community to sign petition for new leadership
April 25, 2021

Dear Linfield Board of Trustees, As members of the Linfield community, we have written this open letter to express our anger and disappointment in Chairman Baca’s mishandling...

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Letter to the editor: a response from the student health director regarding a students' experiences at Wellness Center
Patricia Haddeland , Student Health and Wellness Center Director • April 25, 2021

To the Editor of the Linfield Review, Recently a student wrote a letter to the editor calling into question care received at the Student Health, Wellness and Counseling...

A thank you to TLR seniors: Alexandra Feller
A thank you to TLR seniors: Alexandra Feller
Annemarie Mullet, Staff Writer • April 30, 2021

Behind every newspaper organization is a mastermind. A person whose unstoppable abilities of leadership and writing help them take charge of any situation. For The Linfield...

Linfield Garden Gives Warm Welcome
Linfield Garden Gives Warm Welcome
Camille Lubach and Charlotte Abramson April 18, 2021

It is a sunny Saturday after a week of rain. Positioned next to Renshaw Hall, the Linfield Garden’s worn fence hides the red tulips that have burst open within the last...

Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California
March 1936. By Dorthea Lange. From the Museum of Modern Art
Girl in Journalism
Anna Frazier, Copy Editor • April 5, 2021

Click. Whiiirrrrrrr. Click.   I bought this old film camera on a whim. I’m pretty sure I woke up that morning, thought it would be cool to have one, and by late...

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Is it Magic?
Camille Lubach , Staff Writer • March 24, 2021

When I arrived at Linfield University this January, I had to haul my luggage up to the third floor of Elkinton Hall. This was no small effort, as I had made a last-minute...

A graduating student drops her acorn back in the bowl.
Commencement 2021, in photos
Nathan Herde, Photography Editor

Friday, April 30th marked Linfield’s first commencement ceremony as a university. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 restrictions, it didn’t go as many would have hoped; with...

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5 of the best Bollywood movies to watch on Netflix
Cing Muang, Staff Writer

If you are into musicals and are a hopeless romantic, Bollywood might be the right film for you to enjoy. Bollywood is a Hindi- language film industry that usually includes...

Pencil and paper interpretation of "The Deal of a Lifetime" monster by Camille Lubach
Linfield Theatre Podcast Productions
Laney Green, Staff Writer

Crushed skulls, encroaching insanity, and commentary on capitalism are all key elements of Linfield’s Theatre department’s most recent podcast production The Deal of a...

Squirreling around: What I hate
Squirreling around: What I hate
Laney Green, Staff Writer

10 Things I Hate About You I hate the way you talk at me,  and the way you stop and stare. I hate the way you run at me,  I hate it when you’re there. I hate...

Linfield received a $15,000 grand from the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board in 2018 to fund the restoration of Cozine Creek after students in the environmental studies major assessed and inventoried the area and wrote a management plan. The grant money, which has been added to this year, goes toward efforts to control invasive species and plant native species.
Linfield to host native planting party, Cozine rehabilitation continues
Alexandra Feller , Guest Writer • March 12, 2020

Linfield will host a Cozine Creek planting party Saturday-- rain or shine-- from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in partnership with the Greater Yamhill Watershed Council.  Students...

Starbucks is turning fifty in 2021, and with its birthday they are looking for positive change
Starbucks commits to a sustainable future, recent statement by CEO
Anna Frazier, Climate & Environment Editor • February 14, 2020

SEATTLE--Starbucks CEO, Kevin Johnson, recently sent a letter to staff, stakeholders, and customers outlining the company’s short- and long-term goals for sustainability....

Alternative milks are on the rise, such as coconut milk.
Got milk? The fall of a dairy giant
Anna Frazier, Climate & Environment Editor • February 13, 2020

A report released in November states that America’s largest cow milk producer, Dean Foods, has filed for bankruptcy. Dean Foods is a parent company for many well-known dairy...

C02 levels hit a record high in 2019, even with a reduction in coal burning.
2019's CO2 emissions highest ever, despite reduction in coal burning
Anna Frazier, Climate & Environment Editor • January 9, 2020

The yearly global carbon dioxide output reached a record high, despite a slowing in emissions from many countries and a reduction in coal burning facilities. Last year was...