Mark Majeski Named Athletic Director

Mark Majeski has been named athletic director of the Linn-Benton Community College Athletic department. 

Majeski is replacing Randy Falk, who retired June 30 after serving 26 years as the men’s basketball coach and athletic director. 

Majeski begins his duties July 16.

Majeski brings 20 years of experience working in collegiate athletics, with 16 years as athletic director, serving at Willamette University from 2000 to 2011, and at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

He also served as head women’s basketball coach at while at UC Santa Cruz, and was head softball coach for Menlo College.

Majeski is founder of Majeski Athletic Consulting, which helps colleges and universities leverage athletics to support institutional missions and goals.

He is an active member in the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics, and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, and serves on the Advisory Board for University of Washington Intercollegiate Athletic…

College closed Fridays through Aug. 24

LBCC and all centers will be closed Fridays through August 24 for non-contracted days.

LBCC Spring Term Honor Roll

The following students at Linn-Benton Community College earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for 12 or more graded credits during spring term, April to June 2018. These do not include pass/no pass or incomplete credits.

Ryland Adams, Brandon P. Admire, Nathan D. Alexander, Emma Allen, Katelyn G.
Allen, Jacob T. Alred, Vanessa M. Alvarado, Eduardo-Cecilio Alvarado-Gonza,
Selina Alvarez, Marshall W. Andersen, Summer G. Andersen, Kasey K. Anderson,
EvelynJune M. Antons, Matthew G. Archer, Kimberly Arcuri, James T. Armstrong,
Jesse Arnold, Matthew A. Aulerich, Madison R. Austin, Samantha K. Axall,
Xiaoqin Bai, Cody J. Baker, Kara L. Baker, Victoria D. Baker, Justin M. Ball,
Ian N. Barnes, Keith M. Barry, Megan Bartley, Janna Batara, William H. Bateman,
Lindsey H. Bates, Sarah Batu, Emily Beach, Chelsea C. Bean, Charles W. Beard
II, Suzanne L. Beck, Joshua E. Bergstrom, Logan R. Bertram, Naomi E. Beuca,
Emory S. Billings, Josiah Bishop, Ariel S. Blain, Seth P. Blanc, Jimmy R.

Father, Daughter Graduating with Mechatronics Degrees

Craig Munsee had just been laid off as an electrical engineer from HP. His oldest daughter, Rebecca, was graduating from Philomath High School and considering her next steps.

Both of them decided to enroll at Linn-Benton Community College — and now both will graduate Monday, June 18 with associate's degrees in the Mechatronics/Industrial Automation Technology program.

Read the full story in the Albany Democrat-Herald

Photo credit: Mark Ylen, Mid-Valley Media