Taylor University News http://www.taylor.edu News en-US Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:06:20 EST JR Briggs Is Featured Speaker for Spiritual Renewal Services Pastor, author, and Taylor Alumnus JR Briggs is the featured speaker for Spiritual Renewal Week services this week at Taylor University, starting Wednesday, February 14. http://www.taylor.edu/news/jr-briggs-is-featured-speaker-for-spiritual-renewal-services Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/jr-briggs-is-featured-speaker-for-spiritual-renewal-services Taylor Theatre Presents Why We Must Die So Young: The Story of the White Rose Martyrs Taylor Theatre presents William Gebby’s new play, Why We Must Die So Young: The Story of the White Rose Martyrs, on February 16-17 and 23-24 at 8:00 pm, and February 18 and 25 at 2:00 pm in Taylor ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-why-we-must-die-so-young-the-story-of-the-white-rose-martyrs Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-why-we-must-die-so-young-the-story-of-the-white-rose-martyrs Taylor to Host Blood Drive Random for National Random Acts of Kindness Week Taylor University will be holding a blood drive in affiliation with national Random Acts of Kindness Week. The event is Tuesday, February 13, at the Kesler Student Activities Center (KSAC) indoor ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-to-host-blood-drive-random-for-national-random-acts-of-kindness-week Mon, 05 Feb 2018 09:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-to-host-blood-drive-random-for-national-random-acts-of-kindness-week Center for Musical Development Offers Piano Lessons During Spring Semester The Center for Musical Development (CMD) at Taylor University will be offering piano lessons for the Spring 2018 semester. http://www.taylor.edu/news/center-for-musical-development-offers-piano-lessons-during-spring-semester Thu, 25 Jan 2018 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/center-for-musical-development-offers-piano-lessons-during-spring-semester Taylor University Lyric Theatre presents Pirates of Penzance Taylor University Lyric Theatre will present Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic musical masterpiece The Pirates of Penzance in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall on February 2 and 3 at 8:00 pm and February 4 at ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-lyric-theatre-presents-pirates-of-penzance Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-lyric-theatre-presents-pirates-of-penzance Taylor Names Dr. Grace Ju Miller Dean of the School of Natural and Applied Sciences Taylor University has named Dr. Grace Ju Miller as the new Dean of its School of Natural and Applied Sciences. She replaces Dr. Bill Toll, who is retiring at the conclusion of the 2018 spring ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-names-dr-grace-ju-miller-dean-of-the-school-of-natural-and-applied-sciences Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-names-dr-grace-ju-miller-dean-of-the-school-of-natural-and-applied-sciences Artist Clovis Blackwell's Exhibit Opens January 30 Artist Clovis Blackwell’s exhibit Dissolution: Where Do We Go From Here (i.e. Maybe it’s Not So Bad After All), will be on display in the Metcalf Gallery of the Modelle Metcalf Art Building on the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/artist-clovis-blackwell-s-exhibit-opens-january-30 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/artist-clovis-blackwell-s-exhibit-opens-january-30 Taylor Offering Art Lessons for Community Children (Spring 2018) Taylor University is offering private Art lessons for students in grades K- 12. Weekly lessons will be taught by Taylor Art and Art Education majors. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-offering-art-lessons-for-community-children-spring-2018- Wed, 10 Jan 2018 12:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-offering-art-lessons-for-community-children-spring-2018- Keep Moving Forward is the Theme of Taylor’s 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Taylor University’s annual celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will take place on Monday, January 15. In addition to special speakers and musical guests, the event ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/keep-moving-forward-is-the-theme-of-taylor-s-2018-martin-luther-king-jr-celebration Tue, 09 Jan 2018 11:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/keep-moving-forward-is-the-theme-of-taylor-s-2018-martin-luther-king-jr-celebration Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra Performs Martin Luther King Day Concert The Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra (IJO) will present a free concert on Monday, January 15, at 7:30 pm, in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. The IJO concert will be held in connection with Taylor ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/indianapolis-jazz-orchestra-performs-martin-luther-king-day-concert Tue, 09 Jan 2018 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/indianapolis-jazz-orchestra-performs-martin-luther-king-day-concert Taylor Community Remembers Staff Member Phil Macomber Philip Eugene Macomber, 51, went to be with Jesus, passing away peacefully in his sleep at home, in the early morning hours of Thursday, January 4, 2018. He served as a web analyst at Taylor ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-community-remembers-staff-member-phil-macomber Thu, 04 Jan 2018 14:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-community-remembers-staff-member-phil-macomber You’re not going to believe this. It is the imagination and creativity of two Taylor University graduates that has helped establish Man in the High Castle as one of Amazon’s most talked-about programs, and led to an Emmy nomination ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/you-re-not-going-to-believe-this- Sat, 23 Dec 2017 12:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/you-re-not-going-to-believe-this- Upland Greenway Project Gets $200k Grant From Indiana Dept. of Natural Resources The Town of Upland has been selected to receive a $200,000 grant to establish a greenway and trail head from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. This grant is a result of a partnership ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/upland-greenway-project-gets-200k-grant-from-indiana-dept-of-natural-resources Mon, 18 Dec 2017 14:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/upland-greenway-project-gets-200k-grant-from-indiana-dept-of-natural-resources Taylor-based ESL Program Advances Language Training in Marion A Marion-based center that teaches the English language to men, women and children who do not speak it as their primary language has its origins at Taylor University. The ESL Tutoring Center for ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-based-esl-program-advances-language-training-in-marion Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-based-esl-program-advances-language-training-in-marion Modern Language Students and Faculty Present Research Findings at Texas Linguistic Conference A team of Taylor University modern language students and faculty presented research findings during the recent 2017 Texas Linguistic Conference. The team of students from the Modern Languages ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/modern-language-students-and-faculty-present-research-findings-at-texas-linguistic-conference Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/modern-language-students-and-faculty-present-research-findings-at-texas-linguistic-conference Students Present Malware Research in Washington DC Two professors and five students from Taylor University's Computer Science and Engineering department traveled to Washington, D.C. this week to present their work in malware research to Lockheed ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/students-present-malware-research-in-washington-dc Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/students-present-malware-research-in-washington-dc Society for Human Resources De-Stress Event is Monday The Taylor chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management will host an event for students to come and “de-stress” before finals week. http://www.taylor.edu/news/society-for-human-resources-de-stress-event-is-monday Fri, 01 Dec 2017 16:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/society-for-human-resources-de-stress-event-is-monday Taylor Art Professor’s Work Selected for Travelling Exhibit. A piece created by Taylor University Art Department faculty member and artist Jeremie Riggleman, has been selected for a inclusion in a traveling exhibit. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-art-professor-s-work-selected-for-travelling-exhibit- Tue, 28 Nov 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-art-professor-s-work-selected-for-travelling-exhibit- Taylor's Music Department Announces December Events Taylor University's Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance will conclude the Fall 2017 semester with a series of Christmas-themed concerts and recitals. The public is invited and there is no ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-music-department-announces-december-events Mon, 27 Nov 2017 11:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-music-department-announces-december-events Taylor PR students win prestigious MarCom Awards Four public relations students from Taylor University have been honored with two Platinum and two Gold MarCom Awards. MarCom Awards is a competition that recognizes achievement and excellence by ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-pr-students-win-prestigious-marcom-awards Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-pr-students-win-prestigious-marcom-awards Taylor Ranked Among the Nation’s 25 Best Schools for Studying Bible Taylor University is among the nation’s top 25 schools who offer some formal study of the Bible – this according to a newly-released rating by TheBestSchools.org, an online collegiate rating ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-ranked-among-the-nation-s-25-best-schools-for-studying-bible Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-ranked-among-the-nation-s-25-best-schools-for-studying-bible Taylor University Achieves High National Rankings in Newest Open Doors Survey Taylor University has received high national and regional rankings from the newest Open Doors report – a survey associated with the U.S. Department of State that measures study abroad and service ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-achieves-high-national-rankings-in-newest-open-doors-survey Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-achieves-high-national-rankings-in-newest-open-doors-survey Taylor Ethics Bowl Teams Place 2 in Region’s Top 5; Returning to Nationals The Taylor University Ethics Bowl team, the 2015 National Champion and winner of 33 of its last 36 matches, is returning to the National Ethics Bowl Tournament. It marks the eighth straight year the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-ethics-bowl-teams-place-2-in-region-s-top-5-returning-to-nationals Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-ethics-bowl-teams-place-2-in-region-s-top-5-returning-to-nationals Andrew Belle Featured Artist for TSO Mainstage Concert Singer/songwriter and Taylor alumnus Andrew Belle will perform in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium at 9:00 pm, Friday, Nov. 17. The concert marks a return to the Taylor campus for Belle, who graduated ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/andrew-belle-featured-artist-for-tso-mainstage-concert Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/andrew-belle-featured-artist-for-tso-mainstage-concert Jazz Ensemble Presents A Tribute to the Beatles The Taylor University Jazz Ensemble will present A Tribute to the Beatles, an evening of Beatles music arranged for big band, on Tuesday, November 14, at 7:30 pm. in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. http://www.taylor.edu/news/jazz-ensemble-presents-a-tribute-to-the-beatles Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/jazz-ensemble-presents-a-tribute-to-the-beatles Taylor students participating in the NYC Semester in Journalism Three students from Taylor University are in New York City this semester where they are taking part in a unique program that allows them to learn from some of journalism's best-known practitioners and... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-participating-in-the-nyc-semester-in-journalism Fri, 10 Nov 2017 16:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-participating-in-the-nyc-semester-in-journalism Alumni Share with Students During Pursuing Excellence Professional Seminar Communications professionals from the Taylor alumni ranks and beyond shared their work experiences and campus memories with current Taylor communications students during the recent "Pursuing ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/alumni-share-with-students-during-pursuing-excellence-professional-seminar Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/alumni-share-with-students-during-pursuing-excellence-professional-seminar Empty Bowls Raises Funds for Shepherd Community Center Empty Bowls, an annual soup cook-off by members of the Taylor community, will be held Wednesday, November 15, in the Alspaugh East and West Rooms at the Hodson Dining Commons from 5:30-7:30 pm. Chili ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/empty-bowls-raises-funds-for-shepherd-community-center Wed, 08 Nov 2017 16:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/empty-bowls-raises-funds-for-shepherd-community-center Academic Colloquium Examines Faith, Community, Discipleship A unique academic colloquium studying themes of faith, community and discipleship – all within the academic setting – was held in connection with the inauguration of Taylor President Paul Lowell ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/academic-colloquium-examines-faith-community-discipleship Wed, 08 Nov 2017 15:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/academic-colloquium-examines-faith-community-discipleship Annual Etiquette Dinner Prepares Students for Professional Opportunities Taylor University will host its annual Etiquette Dinner - an event that gives students the opportunity to fine tune their table manners and social skills for the professional world after graduation. http://www.taylor.edu/news/annual-etiquette-dinner-prepares-students-for-professional-opportunities Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/annual-etiquette-dinner-prepares-students-for-professional-opportunities Authors, Leaders, Entrepreneurs Featured at Friday's Truth @ Work Conference Taylor University's Business Honors Society will host the Truth @ Work Conference 2017 on Friday, November 10, from 8:30 am-3:00 pm. It is a conference representing speakers from all over the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/authors-leaders-entrepreneurs-featured-at-friday-s-truth-work-conference Tue, 07 Nov 2017 11:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/authors-leaders-entrepreneurs-featured-at-friday-s-truth-work-conference Theologian, Pastor Bing Nieh is Featured Simeon Speaker This Week Pastor Bing Nieh of Holy Trinity Church in Chicago, Ill., is the Fall 2017 Simeon Series speaker at Taylor University. Two of the sessions will take place during the chapel hour at 10:00 am in the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/theologian-pastor-bing-nieh-is-featured-simeon-speaker-this-week Mon, 06 Nov 2017 16:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/theologian-pastor-bing-nieh-is-featured-simeon-speaker-this-week Taylor Theatre Presents Cyrano de Bergerac Taylor Theatre presents Edmond Rostand’s Cyrano de Bergerac, translated by Anthony Burgess, on November 10-11 and 17-18 at 7:30 pm, and November 12 and 19 at 2:00 pm, in Taylor University’s Mitchell ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-cyrano-de-bergerac Mon, 06 Nov 2017 11:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-cyrano-de-bergerac Harter Named Chief of Staff at Taylor University Longtime Taylor University advancement administrator Sherri Harter has been named Chief of Staff by President Paul Lowell Haines. http://www.taylor.edu/news/harter-named-chief-of-staff-at-taylor-university Fri, 03 Nov 2017 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/harter-named-chief-of-staff-at-taylor-university Taylor Performance Student Gets Honorable Mention in State Competition Taylor University music student Clara Loisch received Honorable Mention in the state round of the Young Artist Performance Woodwind category of the 2017 Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-performance-student-gets-honorable-mention-in-state-competition Thu, 02 Nov 2017 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-performance-student-gets-honorable-mention-in-state-competition Society Honors Taylor for Exceptional Grounds Maintenance Taylor University has been recognized for upkeep and presentation of campus grounds by the Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS). The group presented Taylor with an Honor Award in the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/society-honors-taylor-for-exceptional-grounds-maintenance Wed, 01 Nov 2017 09:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/society-honors-taylor-for-exceptional-grounds-maintenance Taylor to Acquire Former Upland United Methodist Church Facility Taylor University and the Upland United Methodist Church have announced an agreement regarding the future of the existing historic Upland United Methodist Church building and property at 123 E. ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-to-acquire-former-upland-united-methodist-church-facility Wed, 01 Nov 2017 08:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-to-acquire-former-upland-united-methodist-church-facility No Higher Standard The presidential inauguration of Paul Lowell Haines, EdD, JD, was filled with music and historic symbols, attended by delegates from the nation’s most recognized halls of learning, and punctuated by ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/no-higher-standard Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/no-higher-standard The Genetics of Research While the general public connects the concept of genetic mutations with superheroes, two Taylor graduates dive into the “genetic blueprint” to become the real heroes, by searching for treatments to ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-genetics-of-research Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-genetics-of-research Taylor Wind Ensemble Presents Music of the Spheres The Taylor University Wind Ensemble will present Music of the Spheres on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, at 7:30 pm in Rediger Chapel Auditorium located in the LaRita Boren Campus Center. The one-hour ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-wind-ensemble-presents-music-of-the-spheres Thu, 26 Oct 2017 08:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-wind-ensemble-presents-music-of-the-spheres Haines Installation Highlights Inauguration Activities Paul Lowell Haines, EdD, JD, was installed as Taylor University’s 31st President during inauguration ceremonies on October 20, in the Kesler Student Activities Center. The installation was one of ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/haines-installation-highlights-inauguration-activities Wed, 25 Oct 2017 11:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/haines-installation-highlights-inauguration-activities Traveling South African Art Exhibit Comes to Taylor Next Week A traveling South African art exhibit will be hosted on the Taylor University campus beginning next week. Between the Shadow & the Light, will be displayed in the Metcalf Gallery of the Modelle ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/traveling-south-african-art-exhibit-comes-to-taylor-next-week Wed, 25 Oct 2017 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/traveling-south-african-art-exhibit-comes-to-taylor-next-week Orphans, Vulnerable Children, Subject of CARE Conference Friday On Friday, Taylor University’s Orphans and Vulnerable Children program will host the CARE Conference, a conference focusing on vulnerable children and viable communities. http://www.taylor.edu/news/orphans-vulnerable-children-subject-of-care-conference-friday Wed, 25 Oct 2017 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/orphans-vulnerable-children-subject-of-care-conference-friday Steve Amerson, Hasun Yoo Featured in Marion Philharmonic Concert The Marion Philharmonic Orchestra will present Musical Postcards with guest artists Steve Amerson, tenor, and Hasun Yoo, violin. The concert is scheduled for 7:30 pm, Friday, October 20, in the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/steve-amerson-hasun-yoo-featured-in-marion-philharmonic-concert Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/steve-amerson-hasun-yoo-featured-in-marion-philharmonic-concert Zondervan Library Holdings Available to Community The Zondervan Library at Taylor University makes its resources available to all Upland and Eastbrook area residents. While the Library’s primary mission is to serve Taylor students and faculty, local ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/zondervan-library-holdings-available-to-community Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/zondervan-library-holdings-available-to-community More than 3,000 Expected This Weekend for 2017 Homecoming and Family Weekend More than 3,000 Taylor University alumni, parents, family members and friends are expected as Taylor celebrates Homecoming and Family Weekend. The three-day event begins Friday, October 6, and ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/more-than-3-000-expected-this-weekend-for-2017-homecoming-and-family-weekend Tue, 03 Oct 2017 10:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/more-than-3-000-expected-this-weekend-for-2017-homecoming-and-family-weekend Taylor Theatre Presents First Ever Dance Production Taylor University’s Theatre program will present its first ever dance production, Moments, a journey through dance, October 6 at 9:00 pm and October 7 at 1:30 pm in Taylor’s Mitchell Theatre. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-first-ever-dance-production Tue, 03 Oct 2017 10:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-first-ever-dance-production 1997 Taylor Alumnus Named Indiana’s Teacher of the Year 1997 Taylor University graduate Jerome Flewelling has been named the 2018 Teacher of the Year by the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE). http://www.taylor.edu/news/1997-taylor-alumnus-named-indiana-s-teacher-of-the-year Mon, 02 Oct 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/1997-taylor-alumnus-named-indiana-s-teacher-of-the-year Taylor After School Art Program Announced Taylor University's Art Department is offering group Art lessons for students in grades 1-6. Taylor Art Education and Pre-Art Therapy majors will teach weekly classes. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-after-school-art-program-announced Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-after-school-art-program-announced Music Faculty Recital Features Mozart, Handel, Verdi, Others The Taylor University Department of Music, Theatre and Dance will present a Sacred Recital by adjunct voice professor Dr. Kathryn Brewer and pianist Mr. Schulyer Brinson on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-faculty-recital-features-mozart-handel-verdi-others Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-faculty-recital-features-mozart-handel-verdi-others Taylor Community Remembers Dr. Mildred Chapman Retired longtime Taylor University faculty member Dr. Mildred Chapman died Wednesday, September 20, 2017. She was 91. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-community-remembers-dr-mildred-chapman Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-community-remembers-dr-mildred-chapman Society for Human Resources Chapter Launched at Taylor A chapter of the Society for Human Resources (SHRM), has been established on the Taylor University campus. http://www.taylor.edu/news/society-for-human-resources-chapter-launched-at-taylor Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/society-for-human-resources-chapter-launched-at-taylor Taylor Theatre 2017-18 Season Opens with Clybourne Park The 2017-18 Theatre season at Taylor University will kick off with satire Clybourne Park, the Jason Francis Memorial Scholarship Show, which begins at the end of September. Clybourne Park is a satire ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-2017-18-season-opens-with-clybourne-park Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-2017-18-season-opens-with-clybourne-park Public comments sought ahead of Taylor reaccreditation Taylor University is seeking comments from the public about the university in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. Taylor will host a visit March 12-14, 2018 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/public-comments-sought-ahead-of-taylor-reaccreditation Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/public-comments-sought-ahead-of-taylor-reaccreditation Taylor Music Faculty Showcase Scheduled Faculty from the Taylor University Department of Music will present a Music Faculty Showcase on Sunday, Sept. 24, at 7:00 p.m. The program will be held in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at the Smith-... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-music-faculty-showcase-scheduled Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-music-faculty-showcase-scheduled Taylor Offering Art Lessons for Community Children Taylor University is offering private Art lessons for students in grades K- 12. Weekly lessons will be taught by Taylor Art and Art Education majors. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-offering-art-lessons-for-community-children Tue, 12 Sep 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-offering-art-lessons-for-community-children Taylor University Filmmakers Win National Awards Four video projects created by Taylor University students for area and university clients have won national videography awards. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-filmmakers-win-national-awards Tue, 12 Sep 2017 10:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-filmmakers-win-national-awards Theologian, Author Miroslav Volf Speaks at Taylor Thursday Theologian and author Miroslav Volf will present “A Calling to Care,” Thursday, September 14, 2017, at 3:30 pm, in the Cornwall Auditorium at the LaRita Boren Campus Center on the Taylor University ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/theologian-author-miroslav-volf-speaks-at-taylor-thursday Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/theologian-author-miroslav-volf-speaks-at-taylor-thursday Taylor University Ranked Number Two Midwest College by U.S. News Taylor University is the number two institution in the category Best Regional Colleges in the newly-released 2018 U.S. News & World Report survey, America's Best Colleges. The ranking marks the 21st ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-ranked-number-two-midwest-college-by-u-s-news Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-ranked-number-two-midwest-college-by-u-s-news Nirup Alphonse is Featured Speaker for Spiritual Renewal Series Pastor Nirup Alphonse will be the featured speaker for Taylor University’s Fall Spiritual Renewal services, scheduled next week. He will speak Monday and Wednesday during the 10:00 am chapel hour, and... http://www.taylor.edu/news/nirup-alphonse-is-featured-speaker-for-spiritual-renewal-series Thu, 07 Sep 2017 15:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/nirup-alphonse-is-featured-speaker-for-spiritual-renewal-series Music Department Hosts Two Recitals Next Week The Taylor University Department of Music, Theatre and Dance will be hosting two recitals in the next week. The first recital features flutist Sarah Wardle Jones. The recital, Music of Female ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-department-hosts-two-recitals-next-week Fri, 01 Sep 2017 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-department-hosts-two-recitals-next-week Historic Taylor Prayer Chapel Open after Renovations A site on the Taylor campus that was known and loved as a place of prayer by generations of Taylor students, faculty, staff and alumni has been reopened after a summer-long renovation project. ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/historic-taylor-prayer-chapel-open-after-renovations Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/historic-taylor-prayer-chapel-open-after-renovations Nearly 650 from Taylor Plunge into Upland Community Six-hundred-forty-nine Taylor University students, faculty and staff members participated in Taylor University’s annual Community Plunge, Monday, August 28. In its 25th year, Community Plunge was ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/nearly-650-from-taylor-plunge-into-upland-community Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/nearly-650-from-taylor-plunge-into-upland-community Taylor's Bergwall Hall Gets $2.9 Million Renovation Campus officials say a $2.9 million renovation of Bergwall Hall has been completed on time and the residence hall will be ready for students to move in a week from Friday when Welcome Weekend begins. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-bergwall-hall-gets-2-9-million-renovation Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-bergwall-hall-gets-2-9-million-renovation Taylor Homecoming and Family Weekend Registration is Live Registration is live for Taylor University's 2017 Homecoming and Family Weekend, scheduled for Oct. 6-8. The first 1,000 people to register are guaranteed tickets for the NEEDTOBREATHE concert at 7:00... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-homecoming-and-family-weekend-registration-is-live Tue, 25 Jul 2017 09:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-homecoming-and-family-weekend-registration-is-live Taylor Makes Money Magazine’s Best Colleges For Your Money List Taylor University is ranked in Money Magazine’s newest college survey Best Colleges For Your Money. The nationwide survey weighs the average SAT/ACT scores of students, the price they pay, the numbers... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-makes-money-magazine-s-best-colleges-for-your-money-list Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-makes-money-magazine-s-best-colleges-for-your-money-list NEEDTOBREATHE to Present Homecoming Concert at Taylor Grammy-nominated band NEEDTOBREATHE will present an outdoor concert at the Bond Plaza of the LaRita Boren Campus Center on the Taylor University campus at 7:00 pm, Saturday, Oct. 7. The concert is ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/needtobreathe-to-present-homecoming-concert-at-taylor Mon, 10 Jul 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/needtobreathe-to-present-homecoming-concert-at-taylor Taylor Film Wins Award From Emmy Organization A Taylor short film has won an Outstanding Student Production Award, known as the Crystal Pillar, from the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences, Lower Great Lakes Chapter. This is the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-film-wins-award-from-emmy-organization Fri, 07 Jul 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-film-wins-award-from-emmy-organization Taylor Names Rex Bennett to Advancement VP Post Taylor University has named Indianapolis-area executive, lawyer, and college fundraising professional Rex E. Bennett Vice President for University Advancement. Bennett, who has served as Vice ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-names-rex-bennett-to-advancement-vp-post Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-names-rex-bennett-to-advancement-vp-post Taylor-IWU Partnership Creates 3+1 Nursing Program Taylor University and Indiana Wesleyan University have announced a cooperative program that will lead to the creation of a three-year pre-nursing program at Taylor University, followed by a 14-month ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-iwu-partnership-creates-3-1-nursing-program Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-iwu-partnership-creates-3-1-nursing-program Holtmann, Taylor Alum, Butler Basketball Coach, is Commencement Speaker Chris Holtmann, a 1994 Taylor University alumnus who coached the Butler men’s basketball team to national rankings and a Sweet 16 appearance last season, will serve as the featured speaker for ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/holtmann-taylor-alum-butler-basketball-coach-is-commencement-speaker Thu, 11 May 2017 11:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/holtmann-taylor-alum-butler-basketball-coach-is-commencement-speaker Habecker Returns Friday to Give Baccalaureate Address Taylor University's President Emeritus Dr. Eugene B. Habecker will return to campus Friday to deliver this year’s Baccalaureate chapel address. http://www.taylor.edu/news/habecker-returns-friday-to-give-baccalaureate-address Wed, 10 May 2017 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/habecker-returns-friday-to-give-baccalaureate-address Guest Artist Paula Monsalve Featured At Spring Concerts Guest artist Paula Monsalve will join Taylor University's Symphony Orchestra, and the Taylor Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo will present their final concerts for the 2016-2017 next week. http://www.taylor.edu/news/guest-artist-paula-monsalve-featured-at-spring-concerts Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/guest-artist-paula-monsalve-featured-at-spring-concerts Startup Storytellers Features Alumni Entrepreneurship Stories Startup Storytellers, an event featuring Taylor University alumnae/alumni sharing their entrepreneurship stories with members of the Taylor community, is among the highlights of Taylor’s 2017 Heritage... http://www.taylor.edu/news/startup-storytellers-features-alumni-entrepreneurship-stories Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/startup-storytellers-features-alumni-entrepreneurship-stories Taylor Heritage Weekend Highlights Include Entrepreneurship Event, Music, Grandparents Startup Storytellers, an event featuring Taylor University alumnae/alumni sharing their entrepreneurship stories with members of the Taylor community, is among the highlights of Taylor’s 2017 Heritage... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-heritage-weekend-highlights-include-entrepreneurship-event-music-grandparents Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-heritage-weekend-highlights-include-entrepreneurship-event-music-grandparents Taylor Remembers Alumna, Longtime Board Member, and Friend Rosie Kerlin Dr. Grace Roselyn (Rosie) Kerlin, a 1955 alumna of Taylor University, longtime Taylor Board of Trustees member, and friend of the university died Friday following a long illness. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-remembers-alumna-longtime-board-member-and-friend-rosie-kerlin Sat, 22 Apr 2017 12:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-remembers-alumna-longtime-board-member-and-friend-rosie-kerlin Taylor University's 83rd Annual Youth Conference Begins Friday Follow Me is the theme of Taylor University's 83rd Annual Youth Conference, which begins Friday, April 21, and continues to Sunday, April 23. The featured keynote speaker is Jesse Kahler, a 2006 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-s-83rd-annual-youth-conference-begins-friday Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-s-83rd-annual-youth-conference-begins-friday CS Lewis Center Presents Author, Musician Matthew Dickerson Author and musician Matthew Dickerson will present a sponsored lecture and conduct a writing workshop next Monday at Taylor University. Dickerson, a professor at Middlebury College in Vermont, will ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/cs-lewis-center-presents-author-musician-matthew-dickerson Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/cs-lewis-center-presents-author-musician-matthew-dickerson Taylor University Summer Art Camp Registration Underway The Taylor University Art Department will host an Art Camp June 12-15 in the Modelle Metcalf Visual Arts Center. The camp is designed for students in grades K – 12 and gives students an opportunity to... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-summer-art-camp-registration-underway Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-summer-art-camp-registration-underway Computer science student set to present original research at MAICS conference Senior computer science major Mitchell Mays will present his original research paper at the 28th Modern Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science (MAICS) conference in Fort Wayne. Mays conducted ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/computer-science-student-set-to-present-original-research-at-maics-conference Mon, 17 Apr 2017 08:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/computer-science-student-set-to-present-original-research-at-maics-conference Remaining April Music Schedule Announced The following performances and recitals comprise the remainder of the Taylor Department of Music, Theatre and Dance's music performance schedule for the month of April. http://www.taylor.edu/news/remaining-april-music-schedule-announced Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/remaining-april-music-schedule-announced Taylor University Enactus Group to Hold Junior Entrepreneurs Event at Eastbrook The Taylor University chapter of Enactus will host Junior Entrepreneurs, an event that introduces middle school students to entrepreneurship, at Eastbrook High School on Tuesday, April 11, from 8:15-... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-enactus-group-to-hold-junior-entrepreneurs-event-at-eastbrook Mon, 10 Apr 2017 14:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-enactus-group-to-hold-junior-entrepreneurs-event-at-eastbrook Walmart Executive, Taylor Alum Rollin Ford to Deliver Seaman Lecture Rollin Ford, a Taylor University alumnus who served retailing giant Walmart as Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer prior to his retirement last year, will be the 2017 Seaman ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/walmart-executive-taylor-alum-rollin-ford-to-deliver-seaman-lecture Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/walmart-executive-taylor-alum-rollin-ford-to-deliver-seaman-lecture Taylor University Endowment Team Wins National Competition The Taylor University Endowment team, a group of Taylor business students who specialize in investment and fund management, has been named the top Fixed-Income Manager at QGAME, a national seminar, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-endowment-team-wins-national-competition Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-endowment-team-wins-national-competition Seeking Refuge Over J-term, a Taylor Lighthouse team volunteered in the Moria refugee camp in Lesvos, Greece. What they saw and heard continues to challenge their faith. http://www.taylor.edu/news/seeking-refuge Tue, 04 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/seeking-refuge Taylor Theatre Production Receives 10 National Honors Following Kennedy Center Competition The Taylor University Theatre production of David Lindsay-Abaire’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Rabbit Hole has received 10 national honors after its appearance at the Kennedy Center American College ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-production-receives-10-national-honors-following-kennedy-center-competition Mon, 03 Apr 2017 15:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-production-receives-10-national-honors-following-kennedy-center-competition Lyric Theatre presents "The Musical Theatre of Kurt Weill" Taylor Lyric Theatre presents "The Musical Theatre of Kurt Weill: A Celebration in Song and Dance" on Friday, March 31 and Saturday, April 1 at 7 p.m. in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall in the Smith-... http://www.taylor.edu/news/lyric-theatre-presents-the-musical-theatre-of-kurt-weill- Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/lyric-theatre-presents-the-musical-theatre-of-kurt-weill- Author Os Guinness to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Taylor University Os Guinness, speaker, Christian apologist, religious rights advocate, and the author of more than 20 books that include A Free People’s Suicide and Time for Truth, will be awarded an honorary ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-os-guinness-to-receive-honorary-doctorate-from-taylor-university Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-os-guinness-to-receive-honorary-doctorate-from-taylor-university Heritage Foundation’s Anderson is Next Week’s Halbrook Lecturer at Taylor University Author, researcher and speaker Dr. Ryan Anderson will present the 4th annual Halbrook Freedom Lecture at Taylor University in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall on Thursday, March 9, at 7:00 p.m. Anderson ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/heritage-foundation-s-anderson-is-next-week-s-halbrook-lecturer-at-taylor-university Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/heritage-foundation-s-anderson-is-next-week-s-halbrook-lecturer-at-taylor-university Taylor Announces Plans to Add Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Taylor University has announced plans to begin men’s and women’s varsity lacrosse programs, increasing the number of intercollegiate programs offered to student-athletes at Taylor to 20. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-announces-plans-to-add-men-s-and-women-s-lacrosse Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-announces-plans-to-add-men-s-and-women-s-lacrosse Taylor Theatre Presents When the Rain Stops Falling Taylor Theatre presents Andrew Bovell’s award-winning play When the Rain Stops Falling on February 24-25 and March 3-4 at 8:00 p.m., February 26 and March 5 at 2:00 p.m., at Taylor University’s ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-when-the-rain-stops-falling Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-when-the-rain-stops-falling Taylor Professor Dennis Hensley Publishes Tenth Writing Textbook Taylor University professor Dennis E. Hensley has published his tenth textbook on writing, Finding Success with Your Dream Writing Projects (Bold Vision Books). Hensley is the author of 63 published ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-professor-dennis-hensley-publishes-tenth-writing-textbook Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-professor-dennis-hensley-publishes-tenth-writing-textbook Indiana's Poet Laureate Among Featured Guests at Literary Conference The 2017 William A. Fry Undergraduate Conference on Literature and Writing will be held March 2 – 4, on the campus of Taylor University. The conference includes keynote speakers and a book fair, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/indiana-s-poet-laureate-among-featured-guests-at-literary-conference Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/indiana-s-poet-laureate-among-featured-guests-at-literary-conference Taylor’s National Student Leadership Conference Begins Friday Gather is the theme of the National Student Leadership Conference (NSLC), Taylor University’s annual conference that draws student leaders from colleges campuses throughout the United States. The ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-national-student-leadership-conference-begins-friday Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-national-student-leadership-conference-begins-friday