ASLC cabinet: a year in review

Alex Jensen, Staff Writer and Graphic Designer

March 5, 2017

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Beneficial, accomplished, fun and just getting started is what sums up the past year for the ASLC cabinet members. The nine members worked closely together to achieve their goals. Vice president Kenna Whatley, ’17, said that...

Gomez-Horta: Linfield activist

Sara Levering, Staff Writer

March 4, 2017

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Sara Gomez-Horta, ‘17, is a political science and English double major and a Laws, Rights, and Justice minor. At Linfield she serves on the Diversity Advisory Committee. She is also the president of Voto Latino, which is...

A smile in Dillin

Grace Bruncke, Staff Writer and Advertising Coordinator

March 4, 2017

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When you go to Dillin Hall for breakfast and pick up your omelet Patty is almost always there to say “have a good day!” She lights up Dillin by greeting students and checking in on how their day is going. But she is mor...

Going all four, featuring men’s and women’s basketball

Alex Jensen, Staff Writer and Graphic Designer

February 19, 2017

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Athletes playing their sport for all fours years at the collegiate level is an impressive feat. Managing studies, work, life, and athletics is a difficult task, but these athletes pushed through it all. They towered over their...

Long distance love

Camille Botello, Staff Writer and Online Coordinator

February 18, 2017

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Many college students have had high school sweethearts, but haven’t kept them because of perhaps one of the most intimidating things about relationships: distance. According to the center for long distance relationship statistic...

America’s transition from the Obama to the Trump administration

Alex Jensen, Staff Writer and Graphic Designer

February 18, 2017

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The most racially divisive America in the last fifty years is what Pulitzer Prize winner Leonard Pitts Jr. thinks that we are in. Pitts said after leaving what “people thought was a quote unquote post-racial America,” he is...

The man behind the designs

Alex Jensen, Staff Writer and Graphic Designer

February 17, 2017

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Former Linfield student and Wildcat hall of fame inductee Christopher Miles knows all too well that the intense love for graphic design has no walls. Miles graduated from Linfield College in 2005 and is currently the owner and...

Don’t forget about your non traditional peers

Camille Botello, Staff Writer and Online Coordinator

February 17, 2017

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For those students who weren’t able or ready to attend college directly following high school, Linfield offers its Online and Continuing Education Program, and a safe place for non-traditional students.   Linfield’s on...

Mother of 5 thriving as new Linfield student

Elizabeth Stoeger, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016

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Mother of five and happily married for over 30 years, Melanie Johnson would be considered a “non-traditional” student here at Linfield. Johnson met her (now) husband at the end of her freshman year. She told him she wa...

Professors write petition aimed at protecting student rights, academic freedom in wake of election

Elizabeth Stoeger, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016

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In the wake of the presidential election, many students and faculty, especially those belonging to minority groups, expressed not only shock and astonishment at the result but genuine fear. Fear that their safety, both physical and in...

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