The student news site of Linfield University

The Linfield Review

The student news site of Linfield University

The Linfield Review

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...

Red Letter to the Editor graphic over TLR logo

Letter to the editor

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....

Photo by Element5 Digital on Unsplash

Listen to your elders this Thanksgiving

Wilson Sherman-Burton, Freelance Writer November 26, 2020

I am the type of person who eats before gathering for Thanksgiving.  Turkey does not get it done for me. I could live without gravy. Mashed potatoes are good, not great. The standard Thanksgiving affair...

Thanksgiving and Christmas don't have to be separate. Art by Elliott Montbriand

Don’t be a Grinch this November

Emma Olson, Opinions Editor November 22, 2020

As of November 7 this year, my aunt and uncle have already put up their Christmas tree—well, their first one of the year. This decision stirred up controversy in the family group chat: some say it’s...

Photo by Beth Teutschmann on Unsplash

This Halloween, some costumes should be left on the racks

Annemarie Mullet, Staff Writer October 29, 2020

Halloween is almost here, and that means it’s time for costume shopping! Finding the perfect costume can be a blast, but for those who are looking to stand out, there can be a fine line between a unique...

A word from Camille Botello, the reporter behind the sexual assault series

A word from Camille Botello, the reporter behind the sexual assault series

Camille Botello October 27, 2020

Editors Note: The Linfield Review published a series of stories addressing sexual assault on the Linfield campus. These stories were investigated over a six-month period in the 2019-2020 school year by...

Juggling schoolwork isn't easy during a global pandemic. Art by Annemarie Mullet

Pass/fail grading system should be reinstated until pandemic is over

Anna Frazier, News Editor October 24, 2020

Look, I’m not here to throw a pity party for myself—but this semester is HARD.  I’ve held myself to high standards my entire academic career. College was my aspiration, my dream, my golden gates...

Columbus statues are under extra security for fear of vandalism. Art by Annemarie Mullet

It’s time to make the switch to Indigenous Peoples Day

Annemarie Mullet, Staff Writer October 13, 2020

For generation after generation of Americans, Christopher Columbus has been revered as a wonderful adventurer who discovered America, made peace with the Indigenous people and brought prosperity to Europeans...

Load More Stories