Archives - 2018 News

JR Briggs Is Featured Speaker for Spiritual Renewal Services

Published: February 13, 2018

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.

Taylor Theatre Presents Why We Must Die So Young: The Story of the White Rose Martyrs

Published: February 08, 2018

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 University’s Mitchell Theatre. Purchase tickets through Taylor University Theatre’s website, Facebook and Twitter pages, or contact the box office at 765-998-5289 or

Taylor to Host Blood Drive Random for National Random Acts of Kindness Week

Published: February 05, 2018

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 track from 9:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. The blood drive will be held through the Indiana Blood Center.

Center for Musical Development Offers Piano Lessons During Spring Semester

Published: January 25, 2018

The Center for Musical Development (CMD) at Taylor University will be offering piano lessons for the Spring 2018 semester.

Taylor University Lyric Theatre presents Pirates of Penzance

Published: January 23, 2018

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 2:00 pm. The story follows a band of Pirates who clash with an English Major General and seek to marry his many daughters.

Taylor Names Dr. Grace Ju Miller Dean of the School of Natural and Applied Sciences

Published: January 19, 2018

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 semester.

Artist Clovis Blackwell's Exhibit Opens January 30

Published: January 12, 2018

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 Taylor University campus from January 30 – March 2, 2018.

Taylor Offering Art Lessons for Community Children (Spring 2018)

Published: January 10, 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.

Keep Moving Forward is the Theme of Taylor’s 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Published: January 09, 2018

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 includes service projects in nearby Marion, Ind.

Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra Performs Martin Luther King Day Concert

Published: January 09, 2018

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 University’s 2018 daylong celebration of the federal holiday honoring the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.