Taylor University Media Communication students and faculty will get a sneak peek at the films that audiences could see at theatres during 2015 when ten students and three faculty members travel to the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah from January 25–February 1, 2013.
All You Need Is Love is the theme of the Taylor University Chorale and Taylor Sounds Chamber Ensemble Annual Valentine Event, scheduled for Friday, Feb. 13.
On February 6 and 7 at 8:00 p.m., in Taylor University’s Butz Carruth Recital Hall, Taylor University Opera Theatre presents Gian Carlo Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors, joined by members of the Taylor Sounds Chamber Ensemble. This opera, with its touching story about the generosity of a poor shepherd boy and the impact of Jesus’ coming, has become a beloved standard in the opera repertoire.
Taylor University’s annual celebration of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday will take place Monday, January 19. The day’s events begin and end in Rediger Chapel/Auditorium with a chapel service at 10:00 a.m., and continue throughout the day with workshops and presentations before concluding with a live concert at 7:30 p.m.
Seventy-three Taylor University students and nine faculty/staff sponsors leave this week for Lighthouse trips to locations ranging from Ethiopia and Nepal to Paraguay, Peru and Southeast Asia.
Award-winning mezzo-soprano Cheryse McLeod Lewis will present Then Sings My Soul, a solo performance of inspirational American music, Monday, January 19 at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium on the Taylor University campus.
For the second straight year, Taylor University has been selected for the 2014 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for General Community Service with Distinction. Taylor’s inclusion is in recognition of initiatives that include the annual Community Plunge and other efforts that send hundreds of Taylor students throughout the neighboring community each year for service projects.
Taylor University junior Brian Ballinger was chosen as this year’s winner of the Collegiate Division of the 25th Annual Marion Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) Concerto|Aria Competition, held last month on the Taylor campus.
December Taylor University graduate Chandler Chapman has been selected for the Orr Entrepreneurial Fellowship program, an Indianapolis-based, selective program that seeks to develop Indiana’s next generation of entrepreneurs.
Twelve Taylor student mathematicians earned high finishes in the Michigan Autumn Take Home Challenge (MATH), a competition that attracts collegiate teams from Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri, New York, Connecticut, California and Florida.