Archives - 2012 News

Taylor Students' Films Nominated for Regional Emmy Awards

Published: May 02, 2012

Two films created by Taylor University Media Communication students have been nominated for Student Regional Emmy Awards.

Taylor Student Newspaper Wins First Place

Published: May 02, 2012

The Echo, Taylor University’s student newspaper, has been designated as a first place award winner in the in the American Scholastic Press Association’s Annual Review and Contest Awards for scholastic newspapers and other publications.

Remembering a legend: Ivan Slain dies at 79

Published: April 30, 2012

Longtime Upland businessman, restaurant owner and Taylor friend Ivan L. Slain died Sunday at the age of 79. In 1965 Slain and his wife Carol purchased the former Wiley’s Drive-In on Upland’s main street, giving birth to Ivanhoe’s.

April 26 Remembrance Service Today

Published: April 26, 2012

Taylor University's annual Service of Remembrance and Hope is scheduled today at 5:00 p.m.

Summer Fine Arts Camp Adds Photography Class for Middle, High School Students

Published: April 25, 2012

The Taylor University Art Department will host its annual Summer Fine Art Camp June 11-15. The camp is designed to introduce local students, grades K-12, to the visual arts.

Chuck Colson Remembered by the Taylor Community

Published: April 21, 2012

Members of the Taylor University community are remembering former Watergate figure and born again Christian Charles (Chuck) Colson following Colson's death today at the age of 80.

Annual Taylathon Bike Race is Saturday, April 28

Published: April 20, 2012

Men's and women's cycling teams comprised of Taylor University students will compete in the annual Taylathon bicycle race, Saturday, April 28, at 11:00 a.m.

Ubuntu is the Theme of 2012 Social Justice Week at Taylor University

Published: April 19, 2012

Taylor University’s annual Social Justice Week begins Sunday with a lineup of speakers and events that are designed to draw members of the Taylor community into action. Organizers of the event have chosen the theme Ubuntu – an African word that describes relationships, restoration, solidarity and cooperation.

2012 Mosaic Night is Thursday

Published: April 17, 2012

The Taylor University Multi-Ethnic Student Association (MESA) will present Mosaic Night this Thursday, April 19, in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium on the Taylor campus.

Popular Christian Band Sidewalk Prophets to Perform at Taylor Youth Conference

Published: April 13, 2012

Popular Christian band Sidewalk Prophets will perform during the 2012 Taylor University Youth Conference, scheduled for the weekend of April 20-22. Also performing will be artist Josh Wilson. The concert, scheduled for 10:00 p.m., Saturday, in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium, is open to the public. Tickets will be on sale at the door.