Former Wildcat to lecture on diplomacy in digital age

Elin Johnson, Staff writer

March 31, 2018

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Diplomacy in a globalized and increasingly digital world will be the subject of the lecture on at 5 p.m. April 4 in Riley 201. Linfield will be hosting alum Ryan Jones to speak on the subject. Jones graduated in 2007 after...

Men (and minds) against fire in “Black Mirror”

Cassandra Martinez, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

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The “Black Mirror” Netflix series has earned a reputation for provoking viewers with episodes that disturb and provoke discussion. “Men Against Fire” did just that for students and faculty last week. Linfield’s PLACE...

Iraq model of poor foreign affairs, Cottrell says

Anne Walkup, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

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The U.S. would do well to remember what we learned, or rather didn’t learn, from the lead up to the Iraq War. Political science professor Patrick Cottrell provided his audience with a fresh perspective on President Donald...

Potter, Newby, Memorial to close

Elin Johnson and Hannah Curry

March 18, 2018

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Starting fall of 2018, three residence halls will be closed because of recent low enrollment rates and so residence life can start to renovate these halls during the school year. Potter, Newby and Memorial will be affected...

Brief: Wine studies major created

March 18, 2018

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Linfield approves a new interdisciplinary wine studies major on the heels of Grace and Ken Evenstad’s $6 million donation to the wine studies program. Capitalizing on Linfield’s lush position in the middle of Oregon wine...

Spanish TA conceives radio show

Camille Botello, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

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Linfield’s Spanish teaching assistant wants to start a radio show on the campus station. Patricia Luis Hernandez, who made the move to McMinnville from the Canary Islands in Spain at the beginning of fall semester, already...

ASLC campaigns for 24-hour TJ Day access

Hannah Curry, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

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The ASLC Senate members drafted a proposal to allow students 24-hour access to TJ Day as a common study space. The idea for the proposal came after TJ Day’s extended hours were taken away about a year and a half ago. This...

Large turnout for bowling fundraiser expected

Anne Walkup, Staff writer

March 16, 2018

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Linfield’s Athletic Training department anticipates an improved turnout from last year for its bowling fundraiser this weekend. Two of the department’s seniors, Eli Peckham and Marcus McGovern, have been involved with hosting...

New ASLC pres, vice pres; residence hall closures

Elin Johnson, Staff writer

March 14, 2018

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Kainoa Cuttitta and AnnaMarie Motis are the new Linfield student body President and Vice President, respectively.   Cuttitta earned 319 votes compared to challenger Jose Madrid Beltran’s 273 votes. Motis received 422 vo...

Wine studies program to receive $6 million donation from local winery

Kaelia Neal, Editor-in-chief

March 8, 2018

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Linfield announced on Thursday that two local winemakers have donated $6 million, one of the largest gifts in the college’s history, to support wine education. The donation by Domaine Serene Winery founders Grace and...

Publicity high on agenda for ASLC candidates

Anne Walkup, Staff writer

March 5, 2018

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Three of the four candidates for next year’s ASLC president and vice president positions mentioned making the Linfield student government better known on campus during their speeches last week. The two candidates running...

Gender inclusive housing will move across campus next term

Hannah Curry, Staff writer

March 5, 2018

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Next semester, students housing in a gender inclusive dorm will be relocated to Campbell Hall from Memorial Hall. As Campbell is being remodeled to include bathrooms that are gender inclusive, the students currently living in...

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