‘Kingsman’ sequel disappoints with visceral but vacuous entertainment and pandering

Angel Rosas, Staff writer

October 16, 2017

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The Kingsman are back to save the world, drink numerous bottles of hard liquor, and continue the sexist, hetero-male fantasy that doing the right thing means a woman owes you sex, but I digress. The world is threatened by another...

Tigers of Youth show stripes with EP

Braelyn Swan, Staff writer

October 16, 2017

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Fans of soul-rock, there’s a new band for you from our neighboring city of Portland. Tigers of Youth describes itself as “vibrant soul-rock with a bright edge.” Its latest album, “Rapture and Gravity” EP released in...

Linfield hears music, breaks ground with marching band

Ross Passeck, Staff writer

October 16, 2017

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There is something missing from Linfield’s beating heart, some pep missing from every step. Students, faculty, and administration have struck a chord and decided to let students’ passions play with a new marching band. “Marching...

Better believe IT, remake of Stephen King’s classic kills box office and haunts audiences

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

October 1, 2017

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“Go expecting jump scares, and you will be rewarded handsomely. But you’ll also find a well-crafted meditation on the pain that communities refuse to see and the effect that pain has on the young and powerless. It is a st...

PVRIS tackles break ups on their new album

Grant Beltrami, Staff writer

October 1, 2017

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Fans of old-school Paramore are sure to enjoy PVRIS’s (pronounced Paris) new album. “All We Know of Heaven, All We Need of Hell” is best described as a mix of punk-rock and pop with a few scraps of metal.   “I t...

Lee DeWyze feels right at home at Linfield

Kaho Akau, Staff Writer

September 17, 2017

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In a music industry full of vocal talent, one thing separates the good from the great. Lee DeWyze, season nine winner of American Idol, emphasized the importance of songwriting during his Cat Cab performance Friday night in...

Linfield Theater to showcase four short plays

Cassandra Martinez, Staff Writer

September 17, 2017

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The Linfield Theater will present four unconventional short plays by Lauren Gunderson in “An Evening of Short Plays.” Douglas Soderberg, ‘79, is the director and teaches beginning acting at Linfield. The plays ar...

Professors share tips for success in anatomy

Cassandra Martinez, Staff Writer

September 10, 2017

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In a joint effort by a professor, lab coordinator, and teaching assistants, students were given study tips and suggestions for tackling the difficult semester ahead in anatomy. Thursday evening in Graf 100, students had the opportunity to le...

Music festival welcomes energetic performances

Kaelia Neal, Staff writer

September 5, 2017

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Thirteen music acts performed in this year’s Walnut City Music Festival, which was held Friday and Saturday on the Granary District Stage in downtown McMinnville. The two-day festival is usually held in mid-August, but was...

Poet slams serious issues with levity, sincerity for intimate performance

Angel Rosas, Staff writer

September 5, 2017

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Slam poet and Atlanta native, Ashlee Haze came to Fred Meyer lounge on Thursday to entertain an intimate crowd. Haze started her set with a poem about her grandmother and other black women who worked cleaning homes. In the...

A Musical Bouquet

Rilee Macaluso, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017

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The Linfield College Concert Choir, Women’s Vocal Ensemble, and Wildcat Men’s Glee Club presented a Musical Bouquet on Sunday, May 14th, in ICE auditorium. The concert began with a dedication to the Mom’s out there....

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