Archives - 2017 News
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 Metcalf Art Building on the Taylor campus from November 1-December 8. Featured artists Margaret Allotey-Pappoe, Keith Barker, and Jo-AnnVanReeuwyk will attend a reception and present an artist's panel discussion on Friday, November 10.
On Friday, Taylor University’s Orphans and Vulnerable Children program will host the CARE Conference, a conference focusing on vulnerable children and viable communities.
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 Rediger Chapel/Auditorium and is presented in connection with the inauguration of Paul Lowell Haines, EdD, JD, as Taylor University's president.
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 residents are welcome to use its information resources comprised of over 200,000 books, bound periodicals, DVDs and CDs, and select electronic resources.
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 concludes on Sunday, October 8. Featured activities for alumni, parents, family and friends include alumni awards, food vendors, a cardboard boat regatta, reunions, Taylor Athletic Hall of Fame inductions, and a Saturday evening concert featuring the Grammy Award-nominated band NEEDTOBREATHE.
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.
1997 Taylor University graduate Jerome Flewelling has been named the 2018 Teacher of the Year by the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE).
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.
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 pm. The recital will be held in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall, Smith-Hermanson Recital Hall at Taylor University.
Retired longtime Taylor University faculty member Dr. Mildred Chapman died Wednesday, September 20, 2017. She was 91.