Archives - 2017 News
Taylor University is one of two universities in the State of Indiana to achieve the highest ranking among colleges and universities from the Washington D.C.-based National Council on Teacher Quality.
The Taylor Chorale and Sounds will present "Love Me Tender - a Tribute to Elvis" during their annual Valentine's banquet. Also featured will be special guests, the Taylor Jazz Combo and The Jungle Cats.
Taylor University Lyric Theatre is presenting Gianni Schicchi in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at 8:00 p.m., Feb. 3, 4, and at 2:00 p.m., February 5.
The Northern Wind Trio will present a free recital at Room 148 in the Smith-Hermanson Music Center at 7:00 p.m., January 20. Comprised of performers Tamir Hargana, Zac Economou, and Aaron Marsala, Northern Wind performs Mongolian throat singing, Mongolian fusion music, and some Middle Eastern tunes.
The Open Doors report – a survey associated with the U.S. Department of State that measures study abroad and service learning trips from colleges and universities in the United States to international destinations – has accorded high national rankings to Taylor University’s overseas learning and serving programs.
Taylor University’s Zondervan Library and Department of History, Global & Political Studies are hosting a traveling exhibit focused on the United States Bill of Rights. The pop-up display is prepared by the National Archives Traveling Exhibits Service (NATES) to commemorate the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights and our enduring system of government.
Dr. Minnita Daniel-Cox will be the featured musical guest for Taylor University’s 2017 celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, scheduled for Monday, January 16. She will present a lecture-recital at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium titled, Highlights of the Dunbar Music Archive, during which she will perform works by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Betty Jackson King, Carrie Jacobs-Bond, and H. Leslie Adams.
In addition to guest speakers and musical guests, Taylor University's celebration of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Holiday will include service projects in nearby Marion, Ind.