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C.S. Lewis expert Dr. Jerry Root will return to Taylor University next week for two presentations on the life of the famed author. The presentations are Thursday, April 16 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 120 of the Reade Liberal Arts Center, and Friday, April 17, at 7:00 p.m., in the Whitaker Auditorium of the Metcalf Visual Arts Center.
The Taylor University Chorale’s spring concert will be presented at 6:00 p.m., Sunday, April 12 at St. John the Evangelist Parish, 209 South Spring Street, Hartford City. The evening will include an appearance by the Taylor Sounds vocal ensemble.
Dan Bubar, Assistant United States Attorney with the Western District of Virginia and Taylor University Political Science graduate, will be the featured speaker at a luncheon for students interested in law school after graduation. This event is Thursday, April 9, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., in the Isely banquet room at the Hodson Dining Center.
Taylor University’s Mathematics Competition Team has recorded its highest-ever finish in the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition. Taylor finished 26th among 431 colleges and universities throughout the United States and Canada, placing them among the competition’s top six percent.
Taylor University Professor of Mathematics Emeritus and the founder of the Center for the Study of C.S. Lewis and Friends David Neuhouser died last evening following a sudden illness.
Noted author and Civil Rights leader John M. Perkins is the featured speaker for Taylor University Commencement exercises on May 23, 2015. Commencement will begin at 10:00 a.m., and be held in the Kesler Student Activities Center on the Taylor campus.
Taylor University officials will break ground for the $20 million, 49,000 sq. ft. LaRita R. Boren Campus Center at 4:00 p.m., April 9, in front of the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium.
The Taylor University Wind Ensemble will present a concert and dramatic presentation titled “Golden Sounds of the American West” Wednesday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. The public is invited; admission is free.
The Taylor University Department of Political Science and International Relations will host political scientist, policy researcher and speaker Dr. Brian Calfano for a two-session series Monday studying belief, political and Christian identities in the context of current events.
A team of Taylor University senior mathematicians finished first in the 50th annual Indiana Collegiate Mathematics Competition (ICMC), held March 13. The competition was connected with the Indiana Mathematical Association of America (INMAA) Spring Section Meeting, which took place at Taylor last weekend.