Annual tuition increase hurts but we kind of have to accept it

Grant Beltrami, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Tuition is going to increase by $800 in the fall. Sadly, this is not surprising. Tuition has increased by about that much for the past several years. Students who began at Linfield in the fall of 2015 paid $19,150 in tuition...

Currency can say more than it’s worth on paper

Kyle Huizinga, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The Bank of Canada has recently honored the life of Viola Desmond by placing her portrait alone on the new ten-dollar bill. Desmond had to overcome many hurdles in life, partly because of her gender and partly because of her...

Editorial: Wine studies a gift, incentive for Linfield

Review Editorial Board

March 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

With the newly minted wine studies major and the tremendous donation by Grace and Ken Evenstad, Linfield should pat itself on the back and then ride the momentum by improving its other offerings in the hopes of attracting even...

Best Girl Scout cookie debatable, all tasty

Braelyn Swan, Staff writer

March 16, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Nothing beats a good old fashioned Girl Scout cookie. Not only are they delicious but the proceeds go to a great program for young girls. With Thin Mints being the staple of girl scout cookies, Tagalongs provide that peanut...

Coco: Music, family are everlasting in life, death

Cassandra Martinez, Staff writer

March 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Students of Linfield College gathered Saturday evening in Ice Auditorium to watch the movie “Coco,” the latest movie released by Disney and Pixar. Before the movie started, there was an opportunity to win the free poster th...

Forget political affiliation, discuss ending shootings

Grant Beltrami, Staff writer

March 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion

There are famously more guns in the United States than there are people. Implementing effective gun control in the United States is a daunting task. However, that doesn’t mean that we shouldn’t try and it doesn’t mean...

Editorial: Make prospective students feel welcome

Review Editorial Board

March 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The first Spring Visit Day of the month, March 12, for prospective students and their parents is fast approaching. Current Linfield students tend to sigh loudly at the mention of large tour groups walking slowly around campus...

Oregon offers ’Cats adventure

Kyle Huizinga, Staff writer

March 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Though it may seem that life at Linfield starts at the library and ends at Pioneer, there is a whole world of adventure that awaits outside of the campus boundaries. The un-motivational Oregon weather and lack of vehicles are...

Kendrick and co. slay ‘Black Panther’ soundtrack

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

March 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Mastering a movie soundtrack such that it can exist as a standalone piece and buoy a film is a difficult feat. Too many soundtracks are so intertwined with the film that listening to it without the accompanying scenes to support...

Linfield community fractured, needs help

Review Editorial Board

February 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Tensions are rising here at Linfield – we’re in a budget crunch, enrollment is down, the price of higher education is rising – but this is exactly the time we need to band together in solidarity, not create meaningless divisions...

Olympics tied for best seasonal entertainment

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

February 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

As a child, I was fascinated by olympians and the entire concept of the Olympics. In my young mind, the Olympics were the Royal World Championships for only a chosen few badasses for every sport ever made, even sports I never...

The problem with academic tenure for all professors

Camille Botello, Staff writer

February 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Linfield began announcing its tenure nominees. This is the most job security one can ever hope to attain, and the announcement will no doubt be not only a career-changing moment for some faculty, but also a life-changing one as...

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