Archives - 2016 News
Six students from Ecuador’s University of Azuay are wrapping up a month-long stay on the Taylor University campus. The students visited Taylor as part of a new program, Discover 16, sponsored by Taylor’s Spencer Center for Global Engagement.
A new program created by Taylor University and funded with a $600,000 gift from Lilly Endowment Inc. will bring high school-aged youth who show promise for ministry and leadership, but face economic and educational challenges, to the Taylor campus for Bible and religion-related classes, study of vocational ministry, and one-on-one mentorship.
An estimated 150 students from five area high schools are expected at the Second Annual High School Math Field Day, scheduled Thursday, March 17, at the Euler Science Complex at Taylor University. The event is jointly hosted by Taylor and Indiana Wesleyan University; professors and students from both schools will staff the event.
The Taylor University Accounting program has achieved high national rankings in five of the last seven years based upon first-time passing rates of its graduates who take the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) exam.
Guitarist Stephen Brew will present a guest recital on the Taylor University campus on Monday, March 14, 2016, at 7:00 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at Taylor's Smith-Hermanson Music Center.
Dr. Wellington Yu Chiu, Chairman of Taylor University’s Board of Trustees and a 1974 Taylor alumnus, died this morning after a sudden illness. Dr. Chiu was 63.
Taylor University music professors Dr. Chris Bade (clarinet) and Dr. Dana Collins (composer) will present CB DC on Thursday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at the Smith-Hermanson Music Center. The program features four works for clarinet by living composers, including the premiere of Dana Collins’ piece, A Little Help from My Friends.
The Envision Film Festival welcomes guests from the worlds of feature film cinematography, documentary filmmaking, and film/TV acting.
The Marion Philharmonic Orchestra will feature the Chamber Winds and guest artist Dr. Leon Harshenin in its fourth concert of the 2015-16 season, scheduled Saturday, March 5, 2016, at 7:30 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at Taylor University.
During the month of February, artist and graphic designer Ben DuVall will be Taylor University's artist-in-residence. Ben's closing performance and reception will be Thursday, February 25, at 6 p.m. in the Metcalf Gallery.