Second presidential candidate to visit, address students

Kaelia Neal and Elizabeth Stoeger

December 6, 2017

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A chemistry professor from Westminster College in Salt Lake City, who has also served as its dean of arts and sciences, is the final presidential candidate to visit Linfield. Lisa N. Gentile will visit both the McMinnville and Portland cam...

Medieval texts analyzed with queer lens

Cassandra Martinez, Staff writer

December 4, 2017

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Linfield’s English department hosted the first lecture of a new series in the Austin Reading Room on Wednesday afternoon. Professor Reshmi Dutt-Ballerstadt introduced the new concept of this lecture series called “The Hungry...

Holiday lights allowed in rooms

Alex Jensen, Staff writer

December 4, 2017

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Students will no longer be told to take down their lights or to need to hide them away during fire drills because Residence Life now allows decorative lights in dorms and apartments. The new decorative lights policy states...

Football player wins fight against meningitis

Kaelia Neal, Editor-in-chief

December 4, 2017

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After a weekend of partying with friends, Cody Oden woke up at 9 a.m. one Sunday morning with what he initially thought was just a case of food poisoning. But after falling back asleep, and not waking again until 2 p.m., he knew...

First of two Linfield presidential candidates to tour campus

Elizabeth Stoeger, Staff writer

December 4, 2017

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Dr. Miles K. Davis will be the first of two candidates to tour and visit Linfield in the search for a new college president. He will visit for two days beginning on Monday and spend time at both the McMinnville and Portland cam...

LCAT fresh out of bento

Elizabeth Stoeger, Staff writer

December 4, 2017

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An unusually large crowd led to an unexpected debacle when the free bento ran out before 7 p.m. Linfield students were encouraged to visit FML at 7 p.m. on Thursday for free bento, a Trail Blazers viewing party, and a raffle...

Students debate threat of climate change versus terrorism

Kyle Huizinga, Staff writer

November 13, 2017

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Dialogue about climate change as a culture is slowly becoming less outlandish, and conversations about real issues are being faced head-on by academic institutions such as Linfield. The debate topic of the evening was whether...

College students seek more counseling services

Olivia Gomez, Staff writer

November 2, 2017

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More American undergraduates than ever are suffering from anxiety disorders or other forms of mental illness, and Linfield students have been keeping up with the national trend. Patty Haddeland, who serves as director of student...

#MeToo floods social media as survivors share stories of sexual harassment

Olivia Gomez, Staff writer

November 2, 2017

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Pervasive. Across social media platforms, in academic settings and in interviews conducted by journalists from national newspapers, “pervasive” was the word most commonly used the past two weeks to describe sexual harassment...

Texas Tech shooter prompts Wildcat safety questions

Braelyn Swan, Staff writer

November 2, 2017

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The saying goes “it will never happen here.” Then it does and no one is prepared. After an active shooter scare at Texas Tech, Linfield officers wonder how ready Wildcats are. A Texas Tech freshman Hollis Daniels was arrested...

Jan Term postponed after María poses safety risk

Kaelia Neal, Editor-in-chief

November 2, 2017

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With conditions still chaotic after Hurricane María swept through Puerto Rico more than a month ago, 11 students and two professors were forced to cancel a four-credit January Term visit designed to give valuable cultural experiences...

Students present work at fall Literature Conference

Cassandra Martinez, Staff writer

November 2, 2017

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Linfield’s English department is hosting their 2017 Fall Literature Conference at 10:30 a.m. on Friday in T. J. Day Hall 219. The English department hosts this conference every semester to feature students’ analytical writing....

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