Archives - 2014 News
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.
The Taylor University Theatre will present The Miracle Worker, written by playwright William Gibson and directed by Tracy Manning on May 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, and 11 in the Mitchell Theatre on the Taylor campus.
Taylor University Professor of Biology and Environmental Science Dr. Paul E. Rothrock has received the Distinguished Scholar Award from the Indiana Academy of Science. The award was presented to Rothrock during the Academy’s recent statewide meeting.
Two Taylor student films have received nominations for Crystal Pillar awards from the Emmy organization.