This spring, a new class offering allowed 14 Taylor University students to learn about the efforts of local nonprofit organizations, write grant proposals in support of those organizations, and then give $10,000 to five nonprofits.
The Taylor University Art Department will host an Art Camp June 8-12 in the Modelle Metcalf Visual Arts Center. The camp is designed for students in grades Pre-K – 12 and gives students an opportunity to experience visual arts through hands on activities including drawing, painting, and mixed media.
Longtime Taylor University friend and Board of Trustees Emeritus member Paul Zurcher died yesterday following a brief illness. He was 90.
Dr. Jack Heller, an English professor from Huntington University, will visit the Taylor campus tomorrow to speak of his experiences taking the works of William Shakespeare to the Pendleton (Ind.) Correctional Facility. Heller's talk will take place at 3:00 p.m., in Whitaker Auditorium in the Metcalf Visual Arts Center.
I-Light ISP issues that have interrupted service this week were caused by damage to a fiber optic cable - Taylor officials are working to resolve the issue, ensure service.
The annual Taylathon bicycle races have been rescheduled for Tuesday at 4:30 p.m., after rainy conditions forced cancellation of the race on Saturday.
Indiana’s second highest court will conduct an oral argument at Taylor University in Upland on Friday, April 24 at 1 p.m. The argument, which will last about one hour, will be in Room 215 Ayres Building.
The Marketplace is Thursday, April 23, at 7:00 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium with goods for sale from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. A panel discussion will begin in at 8:15 during which local vendors and business people will share their stories of community involvement.
Taylor University’s 2015 Heritage Weekend begins Friday, April 24 and continues Saturday, April 25 with events including Grandparents Day, Taylor’s annual men’s and women’s bike races Taylathon, music and the annual Service of Remembrance and Hope.
The Taylor University Theatre presents I Love a Piano, a celebration of the music and lyrics of Irving Berlin. I Love a Piano follows the journey of a piano as it moves in and out of American lives from the turn of the century to the present.