Archives - 2017 News

Traveling South African Art Exhibit Comes to Taylor Next Week

Published: October 25, 2017

A traveling South African art exhibit will be hosted on the Taylor University campus beginning next week. Between the Shadow & the Light, will be displayed in the Metcalf Gallery of the Modelle Metcalf Art Building on the Taylor campus from November 1-December 8. Featured artists Margaret Allotey-Pappoe, Keith Barker, and Jo-AnnVanReeuwyk will attend a reception and present an artist's panel discussion on Friday, November 10.

Orphans, Vulnerable Children, Subject of CARE Conference Friday

Published: October 25, 2017

On Friday, Taylor University’s Orphans and Vulnerable Children program will host the CARE Conference, a conference focusing on vulnerable children and viable communities.

Steve Amerson, Hasun Yoo Featured in Marion Philharmonic Concert

Published: October 19, 2017

The Marion Philharmonic Orchestra will present Musical Postcards with guest artists Steve Amerson, tenor, and Hasun Yoo, violin. The concert is scheduled for 7:30 pm, Friday, October 20, in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium and is presented in connection with the inauguration of Paul Lowell Haines, EdD, JD, as Taylor University's president.

Zondervan Library Holdings Available to Community

Published: October 05, 2017

The Zondervan Library at Taylor University makes its resources available to all Upland and Eastbrook area residents. While the Library’s primary mission is to serve Taylor students and faculty, local residents are welcome to use its information resources comprised of over 200,000 books, bound periodicals, DVDs and CDs, and select electronic resources.

More than 3,000 Expected This Weekend for 2017 Homecoming and Family Weekend

Published: October 03, 2017

More than 3,000 Taylor University alumni, parents, family members and friends are expected as Taylor celebrates Homecoming and Family Weekend. The three-day event begins Friday, October 6, and concludes on Sunday, October 8. Featured activities for alumni, parents, family and friends include alumni awards, food vendors, a cardboard boat regatta, reunions, Taylor Athletic Hall of Fame inductions, and a Saturday evening concert featuring the Grammy Award-nominated band NEEDTOBREATHE.

Taylor Theatre Presents First Ever Dance Production

Published: October 03, 2017

Taylor University’s Theatre program will present its first ever dance production, Moments, a journey through dance, October 6 at 9:00 pm and October 7 at 1:30 pm in Taylor’s Mitchell Theatre.

1997 Taylor Alumnus Named Indiana’s Teacher of the Year

Published: October 02, 2017

1997 Taylor University graduate Jerome Flewelling has been named the 2018 Teacher of the Year by the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE).

Taylor After School Art Program Announced

Published: September 29, 2017

Taylor University's Art Department is offering group Art lessons for students in grades 1-6. Taylor Art Education and Pre-Art Therapy majors will teach weekly classes.

Music Faculty Recital Features Mozart, Handel, Verdi, Others

Published: September 26, 2017

The Taylor University Department of Music, Theatre and Dance will present a Sacred Recital by adjunct voice professor Dr. Kathryn Brewer and pianist Mr. Schulyer Brinson on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 pm. The recital will be held in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall, Smith-Hermanson Recital Hall at Taylor University.

Taylor Community Remembers Dr. Mildred Chapman

Published: September 25, 2017

Retired longtime Taylor University faculty member Dr. Mildred Chapman died Wednesday, September 20, 2017. She was 91.