iApp

April 30, 2010

iPhone applications are one of many new technology crazes on campus. There are thousands of applications to choose from. Choose whatever fits your personal taste. There is no doubt that technology has soared, even since 2010 began. But a new craze has cropped up since the iPhone came out in 2...

Scenes from abroad

April 30, 2010

The International Programs Office held a photo and essay contest for students who traveled abroad in the past school year during a semester or January Term. Photos are courtesy of IPO. For more information, go to www.linfield.edu/international/contest/index.php. Essay contest winner: ...

Wanted: Who is Taylor Johnson?

Wanted: Who is Taylor Johnson?

April 23, 2010

Taylor Johnson, whose Facebook account leads students to question her existence, has never been seen on campus. Many students have received Facebook friend requests from a mysterious girl who is purportedly a Linfield student. Whether you have accepted or denied her request or responded to ...

Housing Guide 2010

April 23, 2010

It will probably be a tangled, nightmarish, overly complicated endeavor. (It’s one of the last events on campus that doesn’t take place online.) Despite how the system works, students will gather early, nervously awaiting the start of the event. (Getting to Ted Wilson Gymnasium early will not increase ...

Pardon my water vapor…

e-cigarette

April 16, 2010

Technology: sleek, innovative and available in various nicotine levels. Electronic cigarettes are providing smokers with an alternative habit, which may save them significant amounts of money over time (after the initial investment). Numerous types of electronic cigarettes exist, but the majority operate using a ba...

From Wildcats to Bulldogs: an acceptance story

From Wildcats to Bulldogs: an acceptance story

April 16, 2010

Two Linfield seniors have been accepted into Yale University graduate programs, some of the most prestigious in the world, beginning in the fall. According to the university’s Web site, Yale, a private research university founded in 1701, and the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, is home to more tha...

Parkour jumps out as a new trend

Parkour jumps out as a new trend

April 9, 2010

Parkour: the physical discipline of training to overcome any obstacle within one’s path by adapting one’s movements to the environment. Freshman Lori McEwen shares her insight about the sport she loves. Imagine you are walking across campus and pass a brick wall, you suddenly see people vaulting over the barrier and launch off a nearby pole. You watch them j...

Pump it up

MVP

April 9, 2010

A passion for teaching and athletic training led alumnus Frank Baumholtz to opening a training facility in McMinnville. "A lot of people don’t know how to move, and it is not because they can’t — it is because they forget how.” For two months now, those who have forgotten how to move have had a reason to reme...