Taylor University News - Top News http://www.taylor.edu News en-US Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:30:39 EDT 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 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 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 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 More than 2,000 Expected This Weekend for Taylor University’s Homecoming and Family Weekend More than 2,000 Taylor University alumni, parents, family members and friends are expected as Taylor celebrates its first combined Homecoming and Family Weekend. The three-day event begins Friday, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/more-than-2-000-expected-this-weekend-for-taylor-university-s-homecoming-and-family-weekend Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/more-than-2-000-expected-this-weekend-for-taylor-university-s-homecoming-and-family-weekend Dove Award-Winning Sidewalk Prophets to Perform at Taylor Homecoming The Dove Award-winning band Sidewalk Prophets will perform at Taylor University’s Homecoming and Family Weekend on October 15 at 8:00 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. Sidewalk Prophets has sold... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dove-award-winning-sidewalk-prophets-to-perform-at-taylor-homecoming Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/dove-award-winning-sidewalk-prophets-to-perform-at-taylor-homecoming Dialogue on Civility and Public Service Features Lugar, Hamilton Two internationally-recognized and respected former Indiana legislators will be the featured speakers at a forum at Taylor University designed to foster public discourse and civility. Former Indiana ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dialogue-on-civility-and-public-service-features-lugar-hamilton Tue, 04 Oct 2016 10:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/dialogue-on-civility-and-public-service-features-lugar-hamilton Weekend Concerts Showcase Taylor Music Faculty A pair of weekend events - one Friday and the other on Sunday - will showcase the talents of faculty in Taylor University's Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance. http://www.taylor.edu/news/weekend-concerts-showcase-taylor-music-faculty Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/weekend-concerts-showcase-taylor-music-faculty Art professor’s sculpture selected for Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize Starting September 21, Astrobleme, a wooden sculpture by Assistant Professor of Art Josh Welker, will be displayed as part of Grand Rapids, Michigan’s annual ArtPrize event. http://www.taylor.edu/news/art-professor-s-sculpture-selected-for-grand-rapids-artprize Wed, 14 Sep 2016 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/art-professor-s-sculpture-selected-for-grand-rapids-artprize U.S. News Ranks Taylor Number One for the 10th Straight Year For the 10th straight year, Taylor University is the number one institution in the category Best Regional Colleges in the newly-released 2017 U.S. News & World Report survey, America's Best Colleges. http://www.taylor.edu/news/u-s-news-ranks-taylor-number-one-for-the-10th-straight-year Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/u-s-news-ranks-taylor-number-one-for-the-10th-straight-year IOTA Exhibit features Artist Linnea Spransy IOTA Art Exhibit featuring Los Angeles artist Linnea Spransy is currently on display in the Metcalf Gallery. We invite you to attend Linnea’s Artist Talk Thursday, September 8, at 6:00 p.m., in the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/iota-exhibit-features-artist-linnea-spransy Thu, 08 Sep 2016 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/iota-exhibit-features-artist-linnea-spransy Taylor University Offers Art Lessons for Community Children Taylor is offering private art lessons for students in grades K- 12. Weekly lessons will be taught by Taylor Art & Art Education majors. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-offers-art-lessons-for-community-children Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-offers-art-lessons-for-community-children Taylor Students to Perform Service Projects in Upland for Community Plunge Hundreds of Taylor University students, faculty and staff members will participate in Taylor University’s annual Community Plunge, set for Monday, August 29. Community Plunge is comprised of a number ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-to-perform-service-projects-in-upland-for-community-plunge Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-to-perform-service-projects-in-upland-for-community-plunge An Incredible Demonstration of Love Ten years after the 2006 crash that claimed the lives of four students and a staff member from Taylor University, their families shared stories of their journies since that day with the Taylor alumni ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/an-incredible-demonstration-of-love Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/an-incredible-demonstration-of-love MBA Students from Lithuania Visiting Taylor This Week A group of MBA students from LCC International University, will visit the Taylor University campus and Grant County this on Tuesday and Wednesday week as part of a tour of Indiana. Located in Klaipeda... http://www.taylor.edu/news/mba-students-from-lithuania-visiting-taylor-this-week Tue, 02 Aug 2016 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/mba-students-from-lithuania-visiting-taylor-this-week Taylor University Films Screen and Win at Regional Film Festivals Taylor student films are making the rounds and have won two top awards at film festivals in the Midwest. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-films-screen-and-win-at-regional-film-festivals Tue, 05 Jul 2016 14:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-films-screen-and-win-at-regional-film-festivals Taylor University Wins Two Awards from Emmy Organization Two Taylor documentaries have won Outstanding Student Production Awards, known as the Crystal Pillar, from the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences, Lower Great Lakes Chapter. The wins... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-wins-two-awards-from-emmy-organization Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-wins-two-awards-from-emmy-organization Habecker Named President Emeritus Dr. Eugene B. Habecker has been named President Emeritus of Taylor University. Habecker, a 1968 Taylor alumnus, served as Taylor’s President from 2005 until May 31, 2016. http://www.taylor.edu/news/habecker-named-president-emeritus Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/habecker-named-president-emeritus Gould Named Taylor Athletic Director Taylor University alumnus and longtime baseball coach Kyle Gould has been named as the school’s Director of Intercollegiate Athletics. Gould's selection follows a national search, and according to ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/gould-named-taylor-athletic-director Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/gould-named-taylor-athletic-director 10th Lewis and Friends Colloquium honors the lives of Neuhouser, Brown The 10th Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis and Friends will take place June 2-5 on the campus of Taylor University. Hosted by the Center for the Study of C. S. Lewis and Friends, the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/10th-lewis-and-friends-colloquium-honors-the-lives-of-neuhouser-brown Fri, 20 May 2016 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/10th-lewis-and-friends-colloquium-honors-the-lives-of-neuhouser-brown Taylor Group Traveling to Liberia for Dedication, Cornerstone Laying of Samuel Morris Center Outgoing Taylor University President Eugene B. Habecker and his wife Marylou will lead a group from Taylor University next week on a trip to the West-African nation of Liberia for the dedication of a ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-group-traveling-to-liberia-for-dedication-cornerstone-laying-of-samuel-morris-center Thu, 19 May 2016 11:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-group-traveling-to-liberia-for-dedication-cornerstone-laying-of-samuel-morris-center Habeckers will be Taylor Commencement Speakers Outgoing Taylor University President and First Lady Eugene and Marylou Habecker will serve as the featured speakers for Taylor University’s Commencement exercises this Saturday, May 21, at 10:00 a.m.,... http://www.taylor.edu/news/habeckers-will-be-taylor-commencement-speakers Mon, 16 May 2016 11:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/habeckers-will-be-taylor-commencement-speakers Shakespeare Camp for high school students set for June 12-18 Registration is open for Taylor University’s first Shakespeare Camp led by Taylor faculty and students for high school students (entering grades 9-12 this fall). Shakespeare: Page to Stage will take ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/shakespeare-camp-for-high-school-students-set-for-june-12-18 Fri, 06 May 2016 14:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/shakespeare-camp-for-high-school-students-set-for-june-12-18 Biology student lands two-year fellowship with the National Institutes of Health Rachel VanTries, a senior biology student from Indianapolis, has landed a two-year fellowship in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA) ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/biology-student-lands-two-year-fellowship-with-the-national-institutes-of-health Fri, 06 May 2016 14:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/biology-student-lands-two-year-fellowship-with-the-national-institutes-of-health Music Department Announces Year End Concerts The entire campus community is invited to spring concerts presented by Taylor University’s Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combo, Chorale, Sounds, and Symphony Orchestra. http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-department-announces-year-end-concerts Mon, 02 May 2016 13:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-department-announces-year-end-concerts Taylor Receives Three Nominations from Regional Emmy Organization Three documentaries by Taylor University student filmmakers have been nominated for student production awards by the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences, Lower Great Lakes Chapter. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-receives-three-nominations-from-regional-emmy-organization Mon, 02 May 2016 13:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-receives-three-nominations-from-regional-emmy-organization LaRita Boren Campus Center Dedication Highlights Heritage Weekend The dedication of Taylor University’s $20 million LaRita Boren Campus Center will be the featured event of this weekend’s Heritage Weekend. The ceremony will take place Saturday, at 3:00 p.m., in the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/larita-boren-campus-center-dedication-highlights-heritage-weekend Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/larita-boren-campus-center-dedication-highlights-heritage-weekend