The Linfield Review

Linfield music students seeking performance venues presented many opportunities around McMinnville

Kyle Huizinga, Staff writer

November 2, 2017

Finding an outlet to perform can be an intimidating and confusing task. Luckily, there are many venues around the Linfield College area that are perfect for any performer. There is no better way to gain experience as a performer than to just go out there and try. A great first choice fo...

Top five local places to get a tattoo for students

Kyle Huizinga, Staff writer

November 2, 2017

Deciding where to get a Tattoo can be a scary and intimidating process. In any given area, there can be upwards of 50 tattoo establishments that all boast different selling points and artistic styles. Here at Linfield we have some of the best tattoo parlors within driving distance but knowing where...

Should CPS officers have guns?

Gabriel Nair, Staff writer

November 2, 2017

Since the Las Vegas shooting, there have been many questions and concerns about guns. But the one thing that I am thinking about is whether Campus Public Safety officers should be allowed to carry guns. But the concept of armed cam- pus police depends on the campus. I think that it would be a b...

#MeToo movement provides voice to voiceless

Camille Botello, Staff writer

October 31, 2017

I couldn’t have been older than nine years old the first time it happened, the first time a grown man who should have known better made an advance on me. Since then I’ve been lucky, comparatively. I’ve only been sexually harassed three other times in my life, and no one has physically assau...

Halloween Costume Do’s and Don’ts

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

October 31, 2017

Costumes are arguably the best part of Halloween. You get become a character, celebrity, idea, or meme that you’ve admired and, for a night, set aside your impending identity crisis as an emerging adult in a crippling economy and a dying world in favor of pounding down a few Four Lokos dressed as a...

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...