Archives - 2017 News

Taylor Makes Top Percentile in Nationwide Survey Ranking Teacher Prep Programs

Published: January 24, 2017

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.

Chorale and Sounds Present a Valentine's Tribute to Elvis Presley

Published: January 24, 2017

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 Lyric Theatre Presents Gianni Schicchi

Published: January 16, 2017

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.

Northern Wind Mongolian Style Singing Group to Appear Friday

Published: January 16, 2017

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.

Taylor Achieves High National Rankings in Newest Open Doors Survey

Published: January 12, 2017

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.

Traveling Bill of Rights Display Visits Taylor's Zondervan Library

Published: January 05, 2017

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 is Featured Musical Guest for Taylor’s 2017 MLK Day Celebration

Published: January 04, 2017

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.

Service is the Theme of Taylor’s 2017 MLK Day Celebration

Published: January 04, 2017

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.