Student says reporting assault to police first helped keep Linfield accountable

Student says reporting assault to police first helped keep Linfield accountable

Elin Johnson, Life and Culture Editor April 28, 2020

Another student has come forward about her experience with sexual assault on campus during her sophomore year. She's claiming that reporting through the McMinnville Police was more productive than if she...

Refunds issued to students forced to vacate campus housing

Refunds issued to students forced to vacate campus housing

Camille Botello, News Editor April 15, 2020

Linfield College announced it would reimburse students who were forced to move off campus due to the coronavirus pandemic. Today, these students should see the funds credited to their student accounts.  The...

Linfield College's seniors class has a mixed reaction to commencement being postponed till late summer.

Commencement postponement leaves seniors with mixed reaction

Alex Jensen, Editor-in-chief April 11, 2020

Over the last few weeks seniors have had to accept that they weren’t going to have the last semester they expected, nor would they experience the traditions that previous seniors had and future seniors...

President Miles K. Davis makes the announcement that the 2020 commencement will be postponed

Linfield to postpone, not cancel graduation

Camille Botello, News Editor April 9, 2020

Many Linfield students have been academically and socially displaced due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the past few weeks. This left many seniors wondering what would happen with their long-anticipated...

ASLC Brief: President- and vice president-elect ratification and cabinet applications closed

ASLC Brief: President- and vice president-elect ratification and cabinet applications closed

Anna Frazier, Climate & Environment Editor March 31, 2020

ASLC senate and cabinet have moved to an online format for the duration of the school’s closure to continue meeting and working for the student body. Senators ratified the president and vice president-elect,...

After continued sexual harassment, two students say administration should have done more to protect them against the same serial offender

After continued sexual harassment, two students say administration should have done more to protect them against the same serial offender

Camille Botello, News Editor March 31, 2020

Two Linfield students are claiming they received inadequate support from the administration after they were both repeatedly sexually harassed by another student. This is the second report of misconduct...

President Miles K. Davis announces Linfield will extend online-learning through the rest of the academic year.

Linfield extends online-classes to end of semester

Alex Jensen, Editor-in-Chief March 19, 2020

Linfield President Miles K. Davis announced in an all-campus email yesterday that the college will switch to online-only learning through the end of the academic year because of the COVID-19 pandemic....

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As the coronavirus spreads Linfield takes precaution

Spring break comes early for Linfield Students as the administration suspends in-person classes until further notice
Alex Jensen, Editor-in-Chief March 14, 2020

On Thursday the Linfield administration alerted all students, staff and faculty that spring break will start a week early and classes will move online in an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19. As of...

ASLC Brief: COVID-19 update and ASLC cabinet positions open

ASLC Brief: COVID-19 update and ASLC cabinet positions open

Anna Frazier, Climate & Environment Editor March 11, 2020

The senate approved signing ASLC onto the Student Government Leaders’ Statement on Carbon Dividends, which was started by students at Yale. So far, several thousand college student associations have...

What Oregon's state of emergency means for Linfield

What Oregon’s state of emergency means for Linfield

As the coronavirus spreads, what will the rest of the school year look like?
Alex Jensen, Editor-in-Chief March 11, 2020

Gov. Kate Brown declared a state of emergency as the number of known cases of the novel coronavirus in Oregon doubled on Sunday. “[This is] to ensure that we are able to swiftly deploy the personnel...

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Linfield student claims administration mishandled her sexual assault case

Camille Botello, News Editor March 2, 2020

It’s been nearly three years since she was sexually assaulted. Now, as a senior, a Linfield student is alleging that the administration has been mishandling her case for the majority of her college career.  Shelby...

ASLC Brief: Updated Health Center co-pay and new name for student government

ASLC Brief: Updated Health Center co-pay and new name for student government

Anna Frazier, Climate & Environment Editor February 26, 2020

ASLC president Daniel Endicott announced to the senate that starting next fall, students will pay a $50 co-pay for the Health Center, which will be included in the student body fees at the beginning of...

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