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Students reflect as Covid-19 reaches one-year anniversary

Zack Robie, Staff Writer February 28, 2021

As Covid-19 continues to rampage through the United States, Linfield approaches one year since its previous Covid shut-down, enacting home quarantine and isolation for nearly every student. Yes, one year...

Freedom (at least for now)

Freedom (at least for now)

Kaden Gass, Staff Writer February 26, 2021

Today marks a very special day for all of us living in Yamhill County: today, our Covid risk level decreases to high. Now I don’t know about you, but as an indoor athlete, this is everything! We can...

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Give me a (spring) break

Emma Olson, Opinions Editor February 24, 2021

In a move to stop the spread of the coronavirus amongst its students, Linfield University has cancelled this year’s spring break. While there were good intentions behind this move, it was a controversial...

Models vs role models

Models vs role models

Kaden Gass, Staff Writer February 19, 2021

Human attraction and the way people automatically fall in love with something is such an interesting concept to me. Everyone is so different. No same person has the exact same style, personality, or looks,...

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Breaking up with my FitBit

Laney Green, Staff Writer February 14, 2021

I don’t know about you, but my FitBit smartwatch is my biggest cheerleader. It illuminates with fireworks and a parading rubber duck when I reach my 10,000 step goal for the day, gives me a green star...

Heavy Student Feelings Amidst Covid Outbreak

Heavy Student Feelings Amidst Covid Outbreak

Zack Robie, Staff Writer February 12, 2021

Linfield’s students on the McMinnville campus have come together through their shared reactions of rage, disappointment, and fear. Students have continued to bond through the extreme feelings experienced...

Roses are red…..I’m still single

Roses are red…..I’m still single

Kaden Gass, Staff Writer February 12, 2021

I want to address a holiday that's coming up that I absolutely am not a fan of because no one loves me; Valentines Day. It’s not that I hate Valentine's Day completely, it's that while everyone else...

Art by Elliott Montbriand

Joe Biden: Hope for a better day?

Zack Robie, Staff Writer February 10, 2021

Having been officially sworn-in less than a month ago, it is important in this current political climate to carefully examine the moves made by current U.S. President, Joe Biden.  Within his first...

How to socialize (when socializing isn't an option)

How to socialize (when socializing isn’t an option)

Kaden Gass, Staff Writer February 8, 2021

Today's topic: Is social media damaging to our personal relationships? My answer to that is no. In fact, I would argue that social media is helping our personal relationships ESPECIALLY during COVID times.  I...

Art by Annemarie Mullet

Social media during a pandemic: read the room

Annemarie Mullet, Staff Writer February 7, 2021

Though we may try to pretend we don’t, most of us enjoy the attention we get from our social media posts. Some of us even obsess over the amount of likes and comments we receive.  But, since the...

“Snow” many thoughts on this weather

Kaden Gass, Staff Writer January 26, 2021

As I’m writing this, my roommates are overreacting about the snow coming down outside.  To be honest, as a Coloradan, I’m not impressed by Oregon’s snow game and quite honestly annoyed by the...

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Letter to the editor

Professor Jackson Miller addresses the Board of Trustee's decision to adopt a senate-style model of governance for the faculty.
December 22, 2020

Linfield benefits tremendously from a community of faculty, staff, and students rich with innovative ideas and eager to meaningfully participate in the necessary work to make the institution successful....

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