Archives - 2014 News
A new program offering at Taylor University will provide a holistic focus on the needs of orphans and vulnerable children.
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.
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.
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.
Taylor University is hosting the inaugural Faith, Philanthropy & Change conference this week on campus. The conference got underway today at noon and continues through tomorrow and until noon Wednesday. Eighty attendees (many of them Taylor University alumni and students) representing 40 different organizations from 10 states have gathered on campus for a time of shared learning, insights, innovation, encouragement, and networking.
Taylor University’s Center for the Study of CS Lewis & Friends will host the Ninth Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis & Friends from May 29 to June 1.
Taylor's Summer Fine Art Camp is designed to introduce children and young adults to the visual arts through hands on activities including drawing, painting, and mixed media. Students will learn new skills and express their creativity in a fun learning environment.
Christian author, speaker and pastor Skye Jethani will be the featured speaker during Commencement activities at Taylor University, scheduled Saturday, May 24, at 10:00 a.m., in the Kesler Student Activities Center.
Taylor University is hosting an accreditation visit by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) in October 5-7, 2014. Interested parties are invited to submit third-party comments to the visiting team.
Professor of Art Emeritus and Taylor’s first women’s cross country coach Ray Bullock died May 2, 2014, at the Upland University Nursing Center. He was 83.