Archives - 2014 News

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.

Faith, Philanthropy & Change Conference Supports Those Serving in the Nonprofit Sector

Published: June 02, 2014

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.

CS Lewis is the Subject of Taylor Colloquium

Published: May 27, 2014

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.

Registration Announced for Taylor Summer Art Camp

Published: May 21, 2014

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.

Popular Author Skye Jethani is Featured Commencement Speaker at Taylor University

Published: May 13, 2014

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 Education Department Requests Comments

Published: May 07, 2014

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.