Taylor University News - Top News http://www.taylor.edu News en-US Mon, 23 Oct 2017 09:22:31 EDT Steve Amerson, Hasun Yoo Featured in Marion Philharmonic Concert 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/steve-amerson-hasun-yoo-featured-in-marion-philharmonic-concert Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/steve-amerson-hasun-yoo-featured-in-marion-philharmonic-concert Zondervan Library Holdings Available to Community 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/zondervan-library-holdings-available-to-community Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/zondervan-library-holdings-available-to-community More than 3,000 Expected This Weekend for 2017 Homecoming and Family Weekend 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/more-than-3-000-expected-this-weekend-for-2017-homecoming-and-family-weekend Tue, 03 Oct 2017 10:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/more-than-3-000-expected-this-weekend-for-2017-homecoming-and-family-weekend Taylor Theatre Presents First Ever Dance Production 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-first-ever-dance-production Tue, 03 Oct 2017 10:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-first-ever-dance-production 1997 Taylor Alumnus Named Indiana’s Teacher of the Year 1997 Taylor University graduate Jerome Flewelling has been named the 2018 Teacher of the Year by the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE). http://www.taylor.edu/news/1997-taylor-alumnus-named-indiana-s-teacher-of-the-year Mon, 02 Oct 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/1997-taylor-alumnus-named-indiana-s-teacher-of-the-year Taylor After School Art Program Announced 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-after-school-art-program-announced Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-after-school-art-program-announced Music Faculty Recital Features Mozart, Handel, Verdi, Others 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-faculty-recital-features-mozart-handel-verdi-others Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-faculty-recital-features-mozart-handel-verdi-others Taylor Community Remembers Dr. Mildred Chapman Retired longtime Taylor University faculty member Dr. Mildred Chapman died Wednesday, September 20, 2017. She was 91. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-community-remembers-dr-mildred-chapman Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-community-remembers-dr-mildred-chapman Society for Human Resources Chapter Launched at Taylor A chapter of the Society for Human Resources (SHRM), has been established on the Taylor University campus. http://www.taylor.edu/news/society-for-human-resources-chapter-launched-at-taylor Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/society-for-human-resources-chapter-launched-at-taylor Haines Installation Highlights Inauguration Activities Paul Lowell Haines, EdD, JD, will be installed as Taylor University’s 31st President during inauguration ceremonies at 10:00 am, October 20, in the Kesler Student Activities Center. The installation ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/haines-installation-highlights-inauguration-activities Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/haines-installation-highlights-inauguration-activities Taylor Theatre 2017-18 Season Opens with Clybourne Park The 2017-18 Theatre season at Taylor University will kick off with satire Clybourne Park, the Jason Francis Memorial Scholarship Show, which begins at the end of September. Clybourne Park is a satire ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-2017-18-season-opens-with-clybourne-park Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-2017-18-season-opens-with-clybourne-park Public comments sought ahead of Taylor reaccreditation Taylor University is seeking comments from the public about the university in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. Taylor will host a visit March 12-14, 2018 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/public-comments-sought-ahead-of-taylor-reaccreditation Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/public-comments-sought-ahead-of-taylor-reaccreditation Taylor Music Faculty Showcase Scheduled Faculty from the Taylor University Department of Music will present a Music Faculty Showcase on Sunday, Sept. 24, at 7:00 p.m. The program will be held in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at the Smith-... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-music-faculty-showcase-scheduled Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-music-faculty-showcase-scheduled Taylor Offering Art Lessons for Community Children Taylor University is offering private Art lessons for students in grades K- 12. Weekly lessons will be taught by Taylor Art and Art Education majors. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-offering-art-lessons-for-community-children Tue, 12 Sep 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-offering-art-lessons-for-community-children Taylor University Filmmakers Win National Awards Four video projects created by Taylor University students for area and university clients have won national videography awards. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-filmmakers-win-national-awards Tue, 12 Sep 2017 10:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-filmmakers-win-national-awards Theologian, Author Miroslav Volf Speaks at Taylor Thursday Theologian and author Miroslav Volf will present “A Calling to Care,” Thursday, September 14, 2017, at 3:30 pm, in the Cornwall Auditorium at the LaRita Boren Campus Center on the Taylor University ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/theologian-author-miroslav-volf-speaks-at-taylor-thursday Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/theologian-author-miroslav-volf-speaks-at-taylor-thursday Taylor University Ranked Number Two Midwest College by U.S. News Taylor University is the number two institution in the category Best Regional Colleges in the newly-released 2018 U.S. News & World Report survey, America's Best Colleges. The ranking marks the 21st ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-ranked-number-two-midwest-college-by-u-s-news Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-ranked-number-two-midwest-college-by-u-s-news Nirup Alphonse is Featured Speaker for Spiritual Renewal Series Pastor Nirup Alphonse will be the featured speaker for Taylor University’s Fall Spiritual Renewal services, scheduled next week. He will speak Monday and Wednesday during the 10:00 am chapel hour, and... http://www.taylor.edu/news/nirup-alphonse-is-featured-speaker-for-spiritual-renewal-series Thu, 07 Sep 2017 15:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/nirup-alphonse-is-featured-speaker-for-spiritual-renewal-series Music Department Hosts Two Recitals Next Week The Taylor University Department of Music, Theatre and Dance will be hosting two recitals in the next week. The first recital features flutist Sarah Wardle Jones. The recital, Music of Female ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-department-hosts-two-recitals-next-week Fri, 01 Sep 2017 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-department-hosts-two-recitals-next-week Historic Taylor Prayer Chapel Open after Renovations A site on the Taylor campus that was known and loved as a place of prayer by generations of Taylor students, faculty, staff and alumni has been reopened after a summer-long renovation project. ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/historic-taylor-prayer-chapel-open-after-renovations Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/historic-taylor-prayer-chapel-open-after-renovations Nearly 650 from Taylor Plunge into Upland Community Six-hundred-forty-nine Taylor University students, faculty and staff members participated in Taylor University’s annual Community Plunge, Monday, August 28. In its 25th year, Community Plunge was ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/nearly-650-from-taylor-plunge-into-upland-community Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/nearly-650-from-taylor-plunge-into-upland-community Taylor's Bergwall Hall Gets $2.9 Million Renovation Campus officials say a $2.9 million renovation of Bergwall Hall has been completed on time and the residence hall will be ready for students to move in a week from Friday when Welcome Weekend begins. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-bergwall-hall-gets-2-9-million-renovation Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-bergwall-hall-gets-2-9-million-renovation Taylor Homecoming and Family Weekend Registration is Live Registration is live for Taylor University's 2017 Homecoming and Family Weekend, scheduled for Oct. 6-8. The first 1,000 people to register are guaranteed tickets for the NEEDTOBREATHE concert at 7:00... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-homecoming-and-family-weekend-registration-is-live Tue, 25 Jul 2017 09:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-homecoming-and-family-weekend-registration-is-live Taylor Makes Money Magazine’s Best Colleges For Your Money List Taylor University is ranked in Money Magazine’s newest college survey Best Colleges For Your Money. The nationwide survey weighs the average SAT/ACT scores of students, the price they pay, the numbers... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-makes-money-magazine-s-best-colleges-for-your-money-list Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-makes-money-magazine-s-best-colleges-for-your-money-list NEEDTOBREATHE to Present Homecoming Concert at Taylor Grammy-nominated band NEEDTOBREATHE will present an outdoor concert at the Bond Plaza of the LaRita Boren Campus Center on the Taylor University campus at 7:00 pm, Saturday, Oct. 7. The concert is ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/needtobreathe-to-present-homecoming-concert-at-taylor Mon, 10 Jul 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/needtobreathe-to-present-homecoming-concert-at-taylor Taylor Film Wins Award From Emmy Organization A Taylor short film has won an Outstanding Student Production Award, known as the Crystal Pillar, from the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences, Lower Great Lakes Chapter. This is the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-film-wins-award-from-emmy-organization Fri, 07 Jul 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-film-wins-award-from-emmy-organization Taylor Names Rex Bennett to Advancement VP Post Taylor University has named Indianapolis-area executive, lawyer, and college fundraising professional Rex E. Bennett Vice President for University Advancement. Bennett, who has served as Vice ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-names-rex-bennett-to-advancement-vp-post Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-names-rex-bennett-to-advancement-vp-post Taylor-IWU Partnership Creates 3+1 Nursing Program Taylor University and Indiana Wesleyan University have announced a cooperative program that will lead to the creation of a three-year pre-nursing program at Taylor University, followed by a 14-month ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-iwu-partnership-creates-3-1-nursing-program Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-iwu-partnership-creates-3-1-nursing-program Holtmann, Taylor Alum, Butler Basketball Coach, is Commencement Speaker Chris Holtmann, a 1994 Taylor University alumnus who coached the Butler men’s basketball team to national rankings and a Sweet 16 appearance last season, will serve as the featured speaker for ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/holtmann-taylor-alum-butler-basketball-coach-is-commencement-speaker Thu, 11 May 2017 11:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/holtmann-taylor-alum-butler-basketball-coach-is-commencement-speaker Guest Artist Paula Monsalve Featured At Spring Concerts Guest artist Paula Monsalve will join Taylor University's Symphony Orchestra, and the Taylor Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo will present their final concerts for the 2016-2017 next week. http://www.taylor.edu/news/guest-artist-paula-monsalve-featured-at-spring-concerts Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/guest-artist-paula-monsalve-featured-at-spring-concerts Startup Storytellers Features Alumni Entrepreneurship Stories Startup Storytellers, an event featuring Taylor University alumnae/alumni sharing their entrepreneurship stories with members of the Taylor community, is among the highlights of Taylor’s 2017 Heritage... http://www.taylor.edu/news/startup-storytellers-features-alumni-entrepreneurship-stories Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/startup-storytellers-features-alumni-entrepreneurship-stories Taylor Remembers Alumna, Longtime Board Member, and Friend Rosie Kerlin Dr. Grace Roselyn (Rosie) Kerlin, a 1955 alumna of Taylor University, longtime Taylor Board of Trustees member, and friend of the university died Friday following a long illness. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-remembers-alumna-longtime-board-member-and-friend-rosie-kerlin Sat, 22 Apr 2017 12:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-remembers-alumna-longtime-board-member-and-friend-rosie-kerlin Taylor University's 83rd Annual Youth Conference Begins Friday Follow Me is the theme of Taylor University's 83rd Annual Youth Conference, which begins Friday, April 21, and continues to Sunday, April 23. The featured keynote speaker is Jesse Kahler, a 2006 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-s-83rd-annual-youth-conference-begins-friday Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-s-83rd-annual-youth-conference-begins-friday CS Lewis Center Presents Author, Musician Matthew Dickerson Author and musician Matthew Dickerson will present a sponsored lecture and conduct a writing workshop next Monday at Taylor University. Dickerson, a professor at Middlebury College in Vermont, will ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/cs-lewis-center-presents-author-musician-matthew-dickerson Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/cs-lewis-center-presents-author-musician-matthew-dickerson Taylor University Summer Art Camp Registration Underway The Taylor University Art Department will host an Art Camp June 12-15 in the Modelle Metcalf Visual Arts Center. The camp is designed for students in grades K – 12 and gives students an opportunity to... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-summer-art-camp-registration-underway Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-summer-art-camp-registration-underway Computer science student set to present original research at MAICS conference Senior computer science major Mitchell Mays will present his original research paper at the 28th Modern Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science (MAICS) conference in Fort Wayne. Mays conducted ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/computer-science-student-set-to-present-original-research-at-maics-conference Mon, 17 Apr 2017 08:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/computer-science-student-set-to-present-original-research-at-maics-conference Remaining April Music Schedule Announced The following performances and recitals comprise the remainder of the Taylor Department of Music, Theatre and Dance's music performance schedule for the month of April. http://www.taylor.edu/news/remaining-april-music-schedule-announced Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/remaining-april-music-schedule-announced Taylor University Enactus Group to Hold Junior Entrepreneurs Event at Eastbrook The Taylor University chapter of Enactus will host Junior Entrepreneurs, an event that introduces middle school students to entrepreneurship, at Eastbrook High School on Tuesday, April 11, from 8:15-... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-enactus-group-to-hold-junior-entrepreneurs-event-at-eastbrook Mon, 10 Apr 2017 14:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-enactus-group-to-hold-junior-entrepreneurs-event-at-eastbrook Walmart Executive, Taylor Alum Rollin Ford to Deliver Seaman Lecture Rollin Ford, a Taylor University alumnus who served retailing giant Walmart as Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer prior to his retirement last year, will be the 2017 Seaman ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/walmart-executive-taylor-alum-rollin-ford-to-deliver-seaman-lecture Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/walmart-executive-taylor-alum-rollin-ford-to-deliver-seaman-lecture Taylor University Endowment Team Wins National Competition The Taylor University Endowment team, a group of Taylor business students who specialize in investment and fund management, has been named the top Fixed-Income Manager at QGAME, a national seminar, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-endowment-team-wins-national-competition Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-endowment-team-wins-national-competition Taylor Theatre Production Receives 10 National Honors Following Kennedy Center Competition The Taylor University Theatre production of David Lindsay-Abaire’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Rabbit Hole has received 10 national honors after its appearance at the Kennedy Center American College ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-production-receives-10-national-honors-following-kennedy-center-competition Mon, 03 Apr 2017 15:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-production-receives-10-national-honors-following-kennedy-center-competition Lyric Theatre presents "The Musical Theatre of Kurt Weill" Taylor Lyric Theatre presents "The Musical Theatre of Kurt Weill: A Celebration in Song and Dance" on Friday, March 31 and Saturday, April 1 at 7 p.m. in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall in the Smith-... http://www.taylor.edu/news/lyric-theatre-presents-the-musical-theatre-of-kurt-weill- Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/lyric-theatre-presents-the-musical-theatre-of-kurt-weill- Author Os Guinness to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Taylor University Os Guinness, speaker, Christian apologist, religious rights advocate, and the author of more than 20 books that include A Free People’s Suicide and Time for Truth, will be awarded an honorary ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-os-guinness-to-receive-honorary-doctorate-from-taylor-university Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-os-guinness-to-receive-honorary-doctorate-from-taylor-university Heritage Foundation’s Anderson is Next Week’s Halbrook Lecturer at Taylor University Author, researcher and speaker Dr. Ryan Anderson will present the 4th annual Halbrook Freedom Lecture at Taylor University in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall on Thursday, March 9, at 7:00 p.m. Anderson ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/heritage-foundation-s-anderson-is-next-week-s-halbrook-lecturer-at-taylor-university Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/heritage-foundation-s-anderson-is-next-week-s-halbrook-lecturer-at-taylor-university Taylor Announces Plans to Add Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Taylor University has announced plans to begin men’s and women’s varsity lacrosse programs, increasing the number of intercollegiate programs offered to student-athletes at Taylor to 20. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-announces-plans-to-add-men-s-and-women-s-lacrosse Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-announces-plans-to-add-men-s-and-women-s-lacrosse Taylor Theatre Presents When the Rain Stops Falling Taylor Theatre presents Andrew Bovell’s award-winning play When the Rain Stops Falling on February 24-25 and March 3-4 at 8:00 p.m., February 26 and March 5 at 2:00 p.m., at Taylor University’s ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-when-the-rain-stops-falling Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-when-the-rain-stops-falling Taylor Professor Dennis Hensley Publishes Tenth Writing Textbook Taylor University professor Dennis E. Hensley has published his tenth textbook on writing, Finding Success with Your Dream Writing Projects (Bold Vision Books). Hensley is the author of 63 published ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-professor-dennis-hensley-publishes-tenth-writing-textbook Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-professor-dennis-hensley-publishes-tenth-writing-textbook Indiana's Poet Laureate Among Featured Guests at Literary Conference The 2017 William A. Fry Undergraduate Conference on Literature and Writing will be held March 2 – 4, on the campus of Taylor University. The conference includes keynote speakers and a book fair, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/indiana-s-poet-laureate-among-featured-guests-at-literary-conference Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/indiana-s-poet-laureate-among-featured-guests-at-literary-conference Taylor’s National Student Leadership Conference Begins Friday Gather is the theme of the National Student Leadership Conference (NSLC), Taylor University’s annual conference that draws student leaders from colleges campuses throughout the United States. The ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-national-student-leadership-conference-begins-friday Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-national-student-leadership-conference-begins-friday Envision Film Festival Turns Spotlight on Taylor Filmmakers Workshops, special guests, screenings and an awards presentation program for Taylor student filmmakers will highlight Taylor University’s Envision Film Festival, scheduled for March 2-4, 2017. http://www.taylor.edu/news/envision-film-festival-turns-spotlight-on-taylor-filmmakers Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/envision-film-festival-turns-spotlight-on-taylor-filmmakers Christian Artists Josh Garrels, John Mark McMillan to Perform at Taylor Popular Christian singer and songwriter Josh Garrels will perform on the Taylor University campus on Friday, February 24, at 8:45 p.m. Garrels will be joined by John Mark McMillan as part of The ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/christian-artists-josh-garrels-john-mark-mcmillan-to-perform-at-taylor Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/christian-artists-josh-garrels-john-mark-mcmillan-to-perform-at-taylor Marion Philharmonic Orchestra Presents Chamber Concert at Taylor The Marion Philharmonic Orchestra will present Gems, an intimate chamber concert, on Saturday, March 4, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall on the campus of Taylor University. http://www.taylor.edu/news/marion-philharmonic-orchestra-presents-chamber-concert-at-taylor Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/marion-philharmonic-orchestra-presents-chamber-concert-at-taylor Piano and Vocal Recitals Highlight Month of February Taylor University's Department of Music, Theatre and Dance will present two recitals during the month of February featuring visiting vocal and piano faculty members. http://www.taylor.edu/news/piano-and-vocal-recitals-highlight-month-of-february Fri, 10 Feb 2017 15:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/piano-and-vocal-recitals-highlight-month-of-february Fluorescent confocal microscope joins biology department’s lab and research equipment Thanks to a generous donation, Taylor University's biology department has a state-of-the-art microscope with which its students can study and research. http://www.taylor.edu/news/fluorescent-confocal-microscope-joins-biology-department-s-lab-and-research-equipment Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/fluorescent-confocal-microscope-joins-biology-department-s-lab-and-research-equipment Taylor Business Department Achieves ACBSP Accreditation Taylor University’s Business Department has achieved accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-business-department-achieves-acbsp-accreditation Thu, 02 Feb 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-business-department-achieves-acbsp-accreditation Guest Artist Recital Features Pianist Lori Rhoden A guest artist recital featuring pianist Lori Rhoden will be held in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at the Smith-Hermanson Music Center on Tuesday, February 7, at 7:30 p.m. http://www.taylor.edu/news/guest-artist-recital-features-pianist-lori-rhoden Wed, 25 Jan 2017 14:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/guest-artist-recital-features-pianist-lori-rhoden Taylor Makes Top Percentile in Nationwide Survey Ranking Teacher Prep Programs 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-makes-top-percentile-in-nationwide-survey-ranking-teacher-prep-programs Tue, 24 Jan 2017 15:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-makes-top-percentile-in-nationwide-survey-ranking-teacher-prep-programs Chorale and Sounds Present a Valentine's Tribute to Elvis Presley 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-and-sounds-present-a-valentine-s-tribute-to-elvis-presley Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-and-sounds-present-a-valentine-s-tribute-to-elvis-presley Taylor Lyric Theatre Presents Gianni Schicchi 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-lyric-theatre-presents-gianni-schicchi Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-lyric-theatre-presents-gianni-schicchi Northern Wind Mongolian Style Singing Group to Appear Friday 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, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/northern-wind-mongolian-style-singing-group-to-appear-friday Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/northern-wind-mongolian-style-singing-group-to-appear-friday Taylor Achieves High National Rankings in Newest Open Doors Survey 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... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-achieves-high-national-rankings-in-newest-open-doors-survey Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-achieves-high-national-rankings-in-newest-open-doors-survey Traveling Bill of Rights Display Visits Taylor's Zondervan Library 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... http://www.taylor.edu/news/traveling-bill-of-rights-display-visits-taylor-s-zondervan-library Thu, 05 Jan 2017 14:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/traveling-bill-of-rights-display-visits-taylor-s-zondervan-library Dr. Minnita Daniel-Cox is Featured Musical Guest for Taylor’s 2017 MLK Day Celebration 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-... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-minnita-daniel-cox-is-featured-musical-guest-for-taylor-s-2017-mlk-day-celebration Wed, 04 Jan 2017 16:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-minnita-daniel-cox-is-featured-musical-guest-for-taylor-s-2017-mlk-day-celebration Service is the Theme of Taylor’s 2017 MLK Day Celebration 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/service-is-the-theme-of-taylor-s-2017-mlk-day-celebration Wed, 04 Jan 2017 15:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/service-is-the-theme-of-taylor-s-2017-mlk-day-celebration Taylor PRSSA, Journalism Students Attend Fall Conferences Taylor University students attended a pair of communications-related conferences during the recently-completed fall semester. Journalism students traveled to Washington DC for the Associated ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-prssa-journalism-students-attend-fall-conferences Thu, 22 Dec 2016 14:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-prssa-journalism-students-attend-fall-conferences Taylor Gets $100k Grant from Lockheed Martin for Computer Virus Research Taylor University’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering has been awarded a $100,000 grant to perform computer virus research for the Advanced Technology Labs of Lockheed Martin. The work ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-gets-100k-grant-from-lockheed-martin-for-computer-virus-research Fri, 16 Dec 2016 15:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-gets-100k-grant-from-lockheed-martin-for-computer-virus-research Taylor Computer Science and Engineering adds Cybersecurity Major Taylor University’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering has added a major in Cybersecurity to their program offerings. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-computer-science-and-engineering-adds-cybersecurity-major Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-computer-science-and-engineering-adds-cybersecurity-major Data analytics team presents work at Salesforce conference In October, four Taylor students and their team mentor presented original data analytics work in San Francisco at Salesforce’s annual DreamForce conference. http://www.taylor.edu/news/data-analytics-team-presents-work-at-salesforce-conference Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/data-analytics-team-presents-work-at-salesforce-conference Taylor Sophomore Hasun Yoo Wins Marion Philharmonic Orchestra 2016 Young Artist Competition Taylor University sophomore Hasun Yoo won the Collegiate Division of Marion Philharmonic Orchestra’s 27th Annual Concerto Aria Competition for young artists. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-sophomore-hasun-yoo-wins-marion-philharmonic-orchestra-2016-young-artist-competition Mon, 12 Dec 2016 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-sophomore-hasun-yoo-wins-marion-philharmonic-orchestra-2016-young-artist-competition Taylor Theatre Production Nominated for Kennedy Center Competition The Taylor University Theatre’s production of David Lindsay-Abaire’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Rabbit Hole has been invited to participate in the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-production-nominated-for-kennedy-center-competition Mon, 12 Dec 2016 09:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-production-nominated-for-kennedy-center-competition The Taylor Ringers Handbell Choir Presents its Christmas Concert The Taylor Ringers handbell choir will present a concert of Christmas music on Sunday, December 11, at 7:00 p.m. The public is invited and there is no charge for admission. http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-taylor-ringers-handbell-choir-presents-its-christmas-concert Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-taylor-ringers-handbell-choir-presents-its-christmas-concert Chamber Concert Features Adoration Women’s Chorus and Cello Duets A chamber concert featuring the Adoration Women's Chorus and cello duets will start the month of December on the Taylor campus. http://www.taylor.edu/news/chamber-concert-features-adoration-women-s-chorus-and-cello-duets Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/chamber-concert-features-adoration-women-s-chorus-and-cello-duets Taylor Alum Steve Amerson Featured at This Weekend's Sing Noel Christmas Concert Award-winning tenor and Taylor alumnus Steve Amerson will be among the featured performers as Taylor University and the Marion Philharmonic Orchestra present Sing Noel, Saturday, December 3, at 7:30 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alum-steve-amerson-featured-at-this-weekend-s-sing-noel-christmas-concert Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alum-steve-amerson-featured-at-this-weekend-s-sing-noel-christmas-concert Taylor English Professor to Host Book Signings Taylor University Associate Professor of English Dr. Mary N. Muchiri and her husband, Dr. Humphrey W. Muciiri, will host two book signings to promote her newest book You Have Been Chosen: The Identity... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-english-professor-to-host-book-signings Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-english-professor-to-host-book-signings Women's Basketball Coach Packard to Take Leave of Absence Taylor University Athletics Director, Kyle Gould, announced on Tuesday that Head Women's Basketball Coach Kelly Packard had requested an immediate leave of absence from her coaching duties with the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/women-s-basketball-coach-packard-to-take-leave-of-absence Tue, 22 Nov 2016 10:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/women-s-basketball-coach-packard-to-take-leave-of-absence Taylor Ethics Bowl Team Returning to Nationals The Taylor University Ethics Bowl team, the National Champion from 2015 and winner of 27 of its last 28 matches, is returning to the National Ethics Bowl Tournament. It marks the seventh straight year... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-ethics-bowl-team-returning-to-nationals Fri, 18 Nov 2016 14:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-ethics-bowl-team-returning-to-nationals Empty Bowls Chili and Soup Cook Off to Benefit Shepherd Community Center of Indianapolis A partnership between Taylor University’s Art Department and Taylor World Outreach will raise funds for the Shepherd Community Center in Indianapolis http://www.taylor.edu/news/empty-bowls-chili-and-soup-cook-off-to-benefit-shepherd-community-center-of-indianapolis Wed, 16 Nov 2016 09:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/empty-bowls-chili-and-soup-cook-off-to-benefit-shepherd-community-center-of-indianapolis Taylor's Department of Music, Theatre and Dance Presents Concerts, Recital Next Week Taylor University's Department of Music, Theatre and Dance will host two concerts and a guest artist recital next week. The concerts will feature the Taylor University Taylor University Wind Ensemble,... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-department-of-music-theatre-and-dance-presents-concerts-recital-next-week Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-department-of-music-theatre-and-dance-presents-concerts-recital-next-week Taylor Serving as Satellite Campus for America’s Best Hope Business Conference Taylor University will serve as a satellite campus for the nationwide America’s Best Hope Leadership Conference, sponsored by Truth At Work, November 11, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., at the Cornwall ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-serving-as-satellite-campus-for-america-s-best-hope-business-conference Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-serving-as-satellite-campus-for-america-s-best-hope-business-conference Taylor Theatre Presents Rodgers and Hammerstein's Musical Oklahoma Taylor Theatre will present Rodgers and Hammerstein's Tony and Pulitzer prize-winning musical Oklahoma! November 11-13 and 18-20, in the Mitchell Theatre on the Taylor University campus. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-rodgers-and-hammerstein-s-musical-oklahoma Mon, 07 Nov 2016 08:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-rodgers-and-hammerstein-s-musical-oklahoma Taylor Vocalists Win Six Divisions at NATS Competition Six vocalists from Taylor University – five students and a faculty member – won their respective divisions at last weekend’s Student Adjudications, sponsored by the National Association of Teachers of... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-vocalists-win-six-divisions-at-nats-competition Thu, 03 Nov 2016 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-vocalists-win-six-divisions-at-nats-competition One for the Books - Taylor Alumnus Publishes His First Book Chandler Birch '14 has always been a story junkie. Even when he was a toddler, his mom would hold books and movies hostage to coerce him into doing his chores. Now a published author of a fantasy ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/one-for-the-books-taylor-alumnus-publishes-his-first-book Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/one-for-the-books-taylor-alumnus-publishes-his-first-book Author, Speaker Skye Jethani to Speak on Voting, Politics at Taylor University Skye Jethani, a popular author, speaker and podcaster, will be the featured speaker at Taylor University Thursday evening at 8:00 and Friday morning at 10:00 a.m. http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-speaker-skye-jethani-to-speak-on-voting-politics-at-taylor-university Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-speaker-skye-jethani-to-speak-on-voting-politics-at-taylor-university