Linfield sexual assault reports are fifth highest in Oregon

Camille Botello and Carson Ryder

May 8, 2018

Filed under Features, News, The Rest

Here’s what’s guaranteed for survivors of sexual assault at Linfield: students will receive care and resources for recovery and they will determine the progression of the investigation. Other than that, nothing is really certain. Annual...

Multisport athletes search for a balance

Alex Jensen and Elizabeth Stoeger

May 8, 2018

Filed under Features, Sports

One of the most significant controversies in the sports world today is the debate about whether multisport or single-sport athletes have a better chance for success. In the youth arena, there has been a growing stigma around competing...

At ease: Military veterans find new life at Linfield

Elizabeth Stoeger and Elin Johnson

May 8, 2018

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More than 5 million post-9/11 service members are expected to transition out of the military by 2020, according to the American Council on Education. While some of these veterans will enroll in an institution of higher education,...

‘A good way to live’

Elizabeth Stoeger, Staff writer

May 8, 2018

Filed under Features

Most Linfield students are grappling with student debt, choosing a career path and picking the next show to binge watch. For one Linfield student, all these worries are distant memories. Helen Marie Redbird-Smith is a member...

Challenges of studying abroad: Adrian Iu’s experience in Spain

Elin Johnson, Staff writer

May 7, 2018

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Adrian Iu is a junior, double majoring in literature and Spanish with a minor in gender studies. Iu is spending the semester studying in Alicante, Spain. Alicante is along the Spanish coast bordering the Mediterranean Sea. Iu...

Finding family support at home and in Ecuador

Elin Johnson, Staff writer

April 22, 2018

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Abby Gunning did not choose to study abroad in Ecuador. It was the only location available for Spanish minors to study. Now that she is in Ecuador, she loves it. Gunning grew up in a small town in Washington and is studying...

Alternative Spring Break hits three destinations

Gabriel Nair, Anne Walkup, and Emma Knudson

April 9, 2018

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Bend By Gabriel Nair The group that went to Bend, Ore. was focused on the theme of environment and conservation. Students helped the forest service with forest restoration, trail maintenance, and river clean up. ...

Biology adds Yale educated professor

Cassandra Martinez, Staff writer

April 9, 2018

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Linfield’s new assistant professor in the biology department seeks to help students understand her teaching by adapting her teaching style to their way of understanding the work. Sreerupa Ray is teaching courses on biochemistry...

Student finds studying abroad beneficial for her major

Elin Johnson, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

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Emily Warner is a junior from Sherwood, Oregon studying elementary education and history. She is studying abroad in Galway, Ireland. “Studying abroad is really beneficial for education majors and makes you a more desirable...

Tenacity prevails in intramural sports

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

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Some people might think intramural sports are a joke. Others may think they’re enticing. And the rest may not even know they exist. But to those involved in these exciting collegiate leagues, they’re not only a fun way...

Exploring the world through amazing food

Elin Johnson, Staff writer

March 5, 2018

Filed under Features

Jake Olson is a junior studying international business with minors in management and economics. He is from Forest Grove, Oregon, which is about 40 minutes north of McMinnville. Aside from an exchange he did in middle school to...

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