Archives - 2016 News

Taylor University Youth Conference is Next Weekend

Published: April 15, 2016

Hundreds of high school youth and youth group leaders are expected at Taylor University’s annual Youth Conference, scheduled for April 22-24 on the Taylor campus. According to planners, the goal of Youth Conference is fostering spiritual growth among high school students and helping them in making their faith their own. This year’s theme is Rooted, based on the New Testament passage Colossians 2: 6-7.

Taylor Student Newspaper The Echo Wins National, Regional, State Awards

Published: April 11, 2016

Taylor University’s student newspaper The Echo has won awards from the Evangelical Press Association (EPA), the Society for Professional Journalists (SPJ) Region 5, and the Indiana Collegiate Press Association (ICPA) for overall excellence and individual writing.

Taylor University Wind Ensemble presents Musical Journeys

Published: April 08, 2016

The Taylor University Wind Ensemble will present "Musical Journeys" on Wednesday, April 13, at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. Directed by Dr. Albert Harrison, the 47-member Ensemble will present a program consisting of varied selections for band including marches, folk music, and sacred compositions.

Enactus Team Performance at Atlanta Regional Earns Nationals Bid

Published: April 06, 2016

The Taylor University Enactus team was a winner at the Atlanta Enactus Regional Championship held Friday, earning a spot in the Enactus National Competition in St. Louis, Mo., on May 15-17.

Business Professor Scott Adams Named to Hodson Endowed Chair

Published: March 31, 2016

Professor of Business Dr. Scott Adams has been named to the Arthur L. Hodson Endowed Chair in Business.

Guest Artist Recital Features Trumpeter Joshua Ganger

Published: March 31, 2016

Trumpeter Joshua Ganger will present a free guest recital on the Taylor University campus on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 7:30 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at Taylor's Smith-Hermanson Music Center.

Chorale's Spring Concert is Sunday at St. John's in Hartford City

Published: March 30, 2016

Join the Taylor University Chorale for their Spring Concert to be performed at St. John’s Catholic Church, 209 South Spring Street, Hartford City, Sunday, April 3, at 6:30 p.m. The 48-member Chorale, under the direction of Dr. JoAnn Rediger, traveled to Greece during Spring break, and will be sharing music and highlights of their tour during this concert.

Conscience, Fallacies and Ethics Bowl

Published: March 30, 2016

Taylor's Ethics Bowl team is interested in much more than winning.

World-renowned Baritone Stephen Smith to Lecture Saturday

Published: March 30, 2016

Taylor University is pleased to welcome world-renowned voice teacher and baritone W. Stephen Smith for a lecture and master class on Saturday. He will conduct an 11:00 a.m. lecture and a 1:30 p.m. master class. Both are in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall in Taylor's Smith-Hermanson Music Center.

Dr. Christopher Ruggiero Featured in Faculty Piano Recital

Published: March 30, 2016

Dr. Christopher Ruggiero, Taylor University Department of Music staff accompanist and music theory instructor, will perform four works for piano in a recital on Friday, April 1, at 7:30 pm. Included on the program is Haydn Sonata in B Minor Hob. XVI:32, Chopin Scherzo No. 1, a set of Debussy preludes, and Carl Vine's Piano Sonata No. 1. Everyone is invited to this free recital in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall.