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Wine Lecture Series

Marka and Thomas Hughes Endowed

Wine Lecture Series

Linfield University's Wine Lecture Series is supported by the Marka and Thomas Hughes Endowed Wine Lectureship Fund, providing for wine-themed lectures, panel sessions, roundtable discussions and films that feature speakers and filmmakers from Oregon and around the world.

 

These events are free and open to the public.

The 2021 Wine Lecture Series

Aloha with Maui Wine!

Friday, April 16, 2021, 12 p.m. PST
ONLINE

Maui Wine logo

Kick-off Linfield's Lu'au weekend 2021 with winemaker and Linfield alum Henry Hegele of Maui Wine! Dr. Greg Jones will discuss the unique terroir of Hawaii's first AVA near the Haleakala volcano, hear about the winemaking process on the big Island, and taste along with Henry for a special preview of Maui Wine's current bottlings.


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Webinar ID: 996 8238 8169

 

Women & Wine: A Black Woman’s Story

Originally aired Tuesday, February 23, 2021
ONLINE

Chevonne Ball Justin Trabue Eunice Chiweshe Goldstein

Hear from a panel of Black women winemakers including Chevonne Ball of Dirty Radish wine tours, Justin Trabue, assistant winemaker at Lumen Wines and Eunice Chiweshe Goldstein of Eunice Chiweshe Goldstein Winery. This event is co-sponsored by the Office of Inclusion, Access and Diversity in honor of Black brilliance in wine as part of Linfield's Black History Month celebration. The panel will be moderated by Dr. Jennifer Madden, dean of Linfield’s School of Business.


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Black & Wine: A Black Man’s Journey to Wine

Originally aired Thursday, February 25, 2021
ONLINE

Bertony Faustin

Marcus Johnson

Bertony Faustin of Abbey Creek Vineyard and Marcus Johnson of FLO Wines discuss the industry in light of the events of the past year, individual winery projects and how they came to the world of wine. This event is co-sponsored by the Office of Inclusion, Access and Diversity in honor of Black brilliance in wine as part of Linfield's Black History Month celebration. The panel will be moderated by Dr. Jennifer Madden, dean of Linfield’s School of Business.


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A Conversation with Jancis Robinson MW

Originally aired Thursday, January 28, 2021
ONLINE

Jancis Robinson

Jancis Robinson, one of the world’s leading wine writers, joins Greg V. Jones, director of the Linfield University Evenstad Center for Wine Education, for a special virtual conversation on all things wine.

“This is a conversation you won’t want to miss as we discuss all things wine-related and share a virtual glass together,” Jones said. “There are over 80 years of shared wine experience between the two of us. Whether you’re an industry veteran or just starting out on your journey with wine, our audience members will certainly enjoy this memorable conversation.”

Robinson was voted the world’s most influential wine critics in polls in the U.S., France and internationally in 2018. She writes daily for JancisRobinson.com and weekly for the Financial Times. She is founder-editor of The Oxford Companion to Wine, co-author with Hugh Johnson of The World Atlas of Wine and co-author of Wine Grapes. Each of these books is recognized as a standard reference worldwide.


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Questions?

For more information about Linfield's Wine Lecture Series, please contact the Evenstad Center for Wine Education.

Chelsea Janzen
Evenstad Center for Wine Education
Melrose 105
503-883-2766
wine@linfield.edu