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2012-12-01 05:02:31

Linfield College´s regionally accredited degree programs allow online access to courses and assignments for the convenience of adult students. McMinnville, OR (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 Linfield College announces its available online degree programs, which are perfect for adult students with schedules that demand flexibility, or for those who travel, as online courses allow students to study at any time and from any location. Linfield´s online college platform, the Linfield...

2012-10-04 23:00:16

The arbitrary U.S.-Canadian political border contributed to international tensions and led to a fierce competition that almost decimated the salmon industry, says a Linfield College professor in a new book. McMINNVILLE, Ore. (PRWEB) October 03, 2012 The waters off the coast of Washington state and British Columbia were once filled with fish pirates and border bandits vying for salmon, according to a new book by Linfield College Professor Lissa Wadewitz. The Nature of Borders: Salmon,...

2012-08-31 23:03:01

Baby boomers face an impending crisis, caused by what may be the most severe shortage of nurse educators the nation has ever experienced, says a Linfield College professor. McMinnville, Ore. (PRWEB) August 31, 2012 More than 75,000 qualified nursing school applicants may be turned away this fall because nursing schools can´t fill vacant faculty positions, says Laura Rodgers, a nursing professor at Linfield College in Oregon. Health care needs for baby boomers are rising, but the...

2011-01-05 00:00:39

Linfield College's Adult Degree Program announces it will waive the application fees to their degree and certificate programs through February 19 for adult students who begin the program in the 2011 spring or summer semesters. Linfield is extending this free application offer, a value of $100 and $50 respectively, to aid adults who have considered going back to school to take the next step toward achieving their educational goals. McMinnville, OR (PRWEB) January 4, 2011 Linfield College's...

2009-08-07 14:52:00

MCMINNVILLE, Ore., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U Car Share is expanding its growth as it partners with Linfield College in launching an alternative to vehicle ownership. U Car Share allows students, staff and faculty access to cars 24/7, thus eliminating the need to bring a car to campus during the school year. Students can join U Car Share and reduce their environmental impact while saving thousands of dollars a year compared to bringing a car to campus. Members pay only for what...

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2008-08-18 16:43:44

Researchers trying to determine whether nature or nurture determines an ant's status in the colony have found a surprising answer. Both. Nature (that is, the ant's genetic makeup) and nurture (what it eats, for example) play a role in determining the fate of the Florida harvester ant, Pogonomyrmex badius, a resilient creature found in many parts of the southeastern United States. The research team included scientists from the University of Illinois, the University of Arizona, Linfield College...


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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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