Choosing a costume and other Halloween fun

Braelyn Swan, Staff writer

October 23, 2017

It’s that spooky, scary, stressful time of year again. Choosing a Halloween costume is only half the battle when you're living in McMinnville. It's hard to find the best place to find the best costume for you. However, McMinnville does not disappoint there are plenty of places to find your Halloween...

Haunted Houses: A Scary-Thrill Good Time or a Horror Show?

Cassandra Martinez, Staff writer

October 23, 2017

Halloween is nearly upon us and the annual festivities are starting up again; the pumpkin patches are running, the stores are fully stocked with Halloween goods, movie marathons are running again on our cable networks, and the best part of all is the haunted houses that are opening for the thrill seekers...

The best fall traditions, it’s not all about pumpkin spice lattes

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

October 16, 2017

As the rotation of the earth around the sun wills it, we’re back in the fall season. This year, it was welcomed in the area, as the 90 degree weather lingered longer than welcomed. With the arid days behind us, we can finally look forward to a few of the best things about fall. 1. Food: Pumpki...

Conversations about equality and speech

Nicholas Buccola, For the Review

October 4, 2017

Last spring, our usually placid campus was rocked – like so many other campuses – by a series of debates about the relationship between equality and speech. The question at the heart of these debates is this: how do we balance our commitment to the free exchange of ideas with our commitment to the...

Understanding the desire for athletics at Linfield

Liam Pickhardt, Staff writer

October 3, 2017

With 30 percent of the student body competing in intercollegiate athletics, Linfield has one of the most athletically involved campuses in the country. Linfield sits well above the NCAA Division III national average of 21 percent of the student body participating in sports. And the school just south...

Taking a cue from the 1950s, Antifa is the McCarthyism Redux

Dave Nagaji, For the Review

October 1, 2017

Those of us who identify ourselves as politically progressive have always been vocal in our criticisms of conservative positions, politicians, and movements. While we may agree that it is important to do this, we cannot forget to be critical of ourselves, both as a movement and as individuals. With that i...

Wildcat colors source of pride for Linfield athletes

Liam Pickhardt, Staff writer

October 1, 2017

With 30 percent of the student body competing in intercollegiate athletics, Linfield has one of the most athletically involved campuses in the country. Linfield sits well above the NCAA Division III national average of 21 percent of the student body participating in sports. And the school just south...

Halloween is in October, not September

Halloween is in October, not September

Liam Pickhardt, Staff writer

September 23, 2017

As leaves slowly begin to fall from the trees scattered around Linfield’s lush campus, flannels come out from hiding, and pumpkin spice lattes saturate social media. Fall is in the air. And with the change of the season comes the inevitable desire to decorate for the approaching holiday: Halloween. With Hallowe...

DACA fulfilled his dream, grad says

For the review, N/A

September 18, 2017

Editor’s note: This opinion article was written by a recent Linfield graduate who asked to remain anonymous because he knew students who expressed their views about DACA and were harassed for it. When I was 8 years old my family and I moved to Portland from Guadalajara, México. Their choice...

Birkenstocks—because it’s apparently still an issue

Emma Knudson, Staff Writer

September 17, 2017

They’ve been around longer than you probably think. 1774, to be exact (check their website, it’s true). But we still talk about them as if they’re this new, crunchy-granola, henna-appropriating fad that everyone either drools over or rolls their eyes at. They’ve become a cultural icon for the 201...

How to deal with rain like a pro

Kyle Huizinga, Staff Writer

September 17, 2017

Linfield students will be preparing to brave the copious amount of rain that is said to come next week. Students from outside the Northwest will be introduced to near-mythical levels of precipitation and overcast in the coming months. Without proper preparation, students can quickly become ir...

Service animals at Linfield

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

September 9, 2017

If there’s one thing that really seems to have taken the world by storm to the point of a near cult-like obsession, it’s dogs. People react at the sight of a dog like the people of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition do when they first see their new house. One would think that dogs are living deities....