Archives - 2014 News

National Teacher of the Year to Visit Taylor University

Published: February 21, 2014

Jeff Charbonneau, the National Teacher of the Year, will speak at Taylor University on March 6 at 7:00 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. Charbonneau’s visit is being sponsored by Taylor’s Education Department and chapter of Kappa Delta Pi.

New Major in Political Science, Philosophy and Economics Begins in the Fall

Published: February 21, 2014

Taylor University will launch a new major – Political Science, Philosophy and Economics – at the start of the Fall 2014 Semester.

Melendez Lands Prestigious Summer Internship at CERN

Published: February 18, 2014

Taylor student Jordan Melendez is one of 10 American college students selected for summer internships at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. CERN (Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire, or European Council for Nuclear Research) is the organization that houses the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) and also discovered the Higgs boson, also known as the God particle.

Envision Film Festival Announces 2014 Guests

Published: February 17, 2014

Taylor University's Envision Film Festival will welcome three guests specializing in screenwriting and acting for March 6-8.

Jesus in the 9 to 5 is Hensley’s Latest Work

Published: February 13, 2014

Taylor Professional Writing professor Dr. Dennis Hensley's newest book, Jesus in the 9 to 5, is receiving acclaim from publishers and media.

Taylor University’s Spring 2014 Lecture/Discussion Series Focuses on George MacDonald

Published: February 10, 2014

Taylor University’s Spring 2014 Lecture Series begins tomorrow with five lectures that will focus on the late Scottish preacher and author George MacDonald, discussing the topics of salvation, science and society.

Taylor Biology Majors Spend Semester in Ecuador

Published: February 10, 2014

Twenty-six Biology Pre-Health majors have arrived in Cuenca, Ecuador, to begin a semester-long program. The students will live in the homes of Christian host families and study Spanish, Latin American History, General Education History Course Human Medical Physiology and physiology courses, among other subjects.

Dr. Erik Thoennes Speaker for Taylor’s Spring Spiritual Renewal Week

Published: February 07, 2014

Dr. Erik Thoennes, Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies at Biola University, is the featured speaker for Taylor University’s Spring Spiritual Renewal Week, which begins Monday at 10:00 a.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium on the Taylor campus.

Taylor Team Attends Sundance Film Festival

Published: February 05, 2014

A team of ten students and two faculty members attended the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.

Update: Taylor University Open Today

Published: February 05, 2014

Taylor University will be open for class and business as usual today following yesterday's closure due to severe weather. Campus officials urge students, faculty and staff to exercise caution while traveling on and off campus.