Archives - 2014 News

Taylor Theatre Presents Pulitzer Prize Winning Play Wit

Published: September 12, 2014

The Taylor University Theatre 2014-2015 season will open with the Pulitzer Prize winning play Wit.

Taylor University Ranked Number One in U.S. News Survey for the Eighth Straight Year

Published: September 09, 2014

For the eighth straight year, Taylor University is the number one Midwest University in the category Best Regional Colleges in the newly-released 2015 U.S. News & World Report survey, America's Best Colleges.

Taylor’s Euler Science Complex Named on 30 Amazing Eco-friendly Science Labs List

Published: September 02, 2014

The Euler Science Complex at Taylor University is named on a list titled: 30 Amazing Eco-friendly University Science Labs published by GradSchoolHub.com, an information clearing house for graduate programs. The list ranks colleges from around the world and includes the University of Arizona, LaTrobe University (Australia), St. Andrews (Scotland), Maryland, Rochester, Harvard, Yale and others.

Taylor Students to Perform Service Projects in Upland for “Plunge”

Published: August 26, 2014

Hundreds of Taylor University students, faculty and staff members will participate in Taylor University’s annual Community Plunge, set for Thursday, August 28. Community Plunge is comprised of a number of service projects throughout the Upland, Ind., community.

Taylor Named to Colleges of Distinction Honor Roll

Published: August 19, 2014

Taylor University has been selected as a member of the 2014 – 2015 Colleges of Distinction, an online collegiate survey that recognizes universities for teacher-centered education and preparation of students for success after graduation.

Western Art Display, Accompanying Lectures to be Presented at Taylor University

Published: August 11, 2014

The Spirit of the American West, an exhibit featuring Western art from the private collection of Taylor University friends Leland and LaRita Boren, will be presented on the Taylor campus beginning August 22 and continuing through October 5, 2014. The public is invited and there is no charge for admission.

Taylor to Offer Program Studying Orphans and Vulnerable Children

Published: July 18, 2014

A new program offering at Taylor University will provide a holistic focus on the needs of orphans and vulnerable children.

Commercial Satellite with Taylor University Connections Arrives at the International Space Station

Published: July 16, 2014

A commercial satellite from Indiana with Taylor University and Upland connections has arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) following a successful launch by NASA from Wallops Island, Virginia, on Sunday, July 13.

Language Placement Testing Policy and Dates

Published: June 26, 2014

Spanish and French placement testing will be offered in Reade 140 on Monday, August 25 at 9:00 am, and again on Wednesday, August 27 at 4:00 pm. Please watch for registration information in TU Announcements around the first of August.

English Department Alumnus Wins Prestigious Book Award

Published: June 11, 2014

Taylor English alum Jordan Zandi has won a major national creative writing award: the Kathryn A. Morton Prize in Poetry from Sarabande Books. The contest judge was Henri Cole, critically acclaimed poet and Pulitzer Prize finalist.