Rumors of faculty layoffs lead to tensions and student protests

Elin Johnson, Olivia Gomez, and Angel Rosas

December 13, 2018

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This story is part one of a multi-article series on the rumors of faculty layoffs and the budget restructuring. The following articles will cover faculty, staff and student responses. Murmurs of faculty layoffs and department cuts perm...

Pizza and politics brings Jim Moore for lecture on midterms

Elin Johnson, Features Editor

November 12, 2018

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Those seeking a “post mortem” of the 2018 midterm election will have their hopes answered with the upcoming pizza and politics guest Dr. Jim Moore. Moore will be offering a reflection and analysis of the recent election. T...

Students enjoy new tea—and new friends

Melanie Johnson and Elin Johnson

November 8, 2018

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Students who want to make international friends and taste life in another country can do just that at a weekly tea hosted by the international programs’ office. The International Tea Hour creates an opportunity for international...

Volleyball coach Josh Davis under fire from players

Elin Johnson, Features Editor

October 23, 2018

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At least eight players, including most of the starters, have quit the volleyball team following allegation of verbal and emotional abuse that have been levied at new head coach Josh Davis. Davis has been quoted by players de...

Journalist to discuss trust in media

Elin Johnson, Features Editor

October 22, 2018

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A two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist will discuss how the public can regain trust in journalism. Les Zaitz will host a lecture at Linfield at 12:15 on Oct. 24 in Riley 201. The lecture will focus on how journalists’ No. 1 go...

GOP gubernatorial candidate coming week prior to election

Elin Johnson, Features Editor

October 22, 2018

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Oregon Republican gubernatorial candidate Knute Buehler will be covering civic engagement and political participation in an address to Linfield. He will appear at 6:30 pm on Oct. 30 in Ice auditorium. This comes the week before the midter...

New volleyball coach accused of bullying players

Elin Johnson, Features Editor

October 17, 2018

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At least six players, including most of the starters, have quit the volleyball team following allegation of verbal and emotional abuse that have been levied at new head coach Josh Davis. Davis has been quoted by players describing ...

Outside stressors influence students’ success

Angel Rosas, News Editor

October 13, 2018

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A new survey conducted by Chegg, Inc. highlighted what college students are going through. The study claims that it covers the students thoughts on campus safety, their mental health, inclusivity, political divisions and how the...

Linfield’s golf teams host first major tournament in five years.

Wilson Sherman, Writer

October 12, 2018

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For the first time in five years, the Linfield men’s and women’s golf teams will be playing on their home course. The Northwest Conference Fall Classic will be held at Michelbook Country Club this Saturday and Sunday. Mi...

Alums bring advice for graduate school

Lance Evans, Writer

October 12, 2018

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Graduate school is a the next step for people who want to continue their education and use their mastery of a specific topic to get the career they want to spend their life doing. Linfield recently had a VOICE event which helped ...

Practice makes Preparedness

Lexi Kerr, Sports Editor

October 10, 2018

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A symphony of car alarms are blaring. Glass shatters from all directions. Book shelves and other furniture you thought were secure come crashing down. It’s pitch black and water soaks the floor as the sprinkler system malfunc...

Marching Band Challenges ASLC to Get Peppy

Elin Johnson, Features Editor

September 26, 2018

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Marching band director Seth Wollman attended the Associated Students of Linfield College senate meeting on Sept. 25 with one mission in mind: let’s get pumped. Wollman proposed that ASLC partner with Linfield’s inaugural marching ba...

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