Archives - 2016 News

Taylor Hosts Second Annual High School Math Field Day

Published: March 11, 2016

An estimated 150 students from five area high schools are expected at the Second Annual High School Math Field Day, scheduled Thursday, March 17, at the Euler Science Complex at Taylor University. The event is jointly hosted by Taylor and Indiana Wesleyan University; professors and students from both schools will staff the event.

Taylor Accounting Program Achieves National Rankings

Published: March 11, 2016

The Taylor University Accounting program has achieved high national rankings in five of the last seven years based upon first-time passing rates of its graduates who take the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) exam.

Guitarist Stephen Brew to Present Guest Recital

Published: March 10, 2016

Guitarist Stephen Brew will present a guest recital on the Taylor University campus on Monday, March 14, 2016, at 7:00 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at Taylor's Smith-Hermanson Music Center.

Taylor Remembers Board Chairman, Alumnus Wellington Yu Chiu

Published: March 05, 2016

Dr. Wellington Yu Chiu, Chairman of Taylor University’s Board of Trustees and a 1974 Taylor alumnus, died this morning after a sudden illness. Dr. Chiu was 63.

Music Professors Bade and Collins Present CB DC Recital

Published: March 03, 2016

Taylor University music professors Dr. Chris Bade (clarinet) and Dr. Dana Collins (composer) will present CB DC on Thursday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at the Smith-Hermanson Music Center. The program features four works for clarinet by living composers, including the premiere of Dana Collins’ piece, A Little Help from My Friends.

Taylor Hosts the Envision Film Festival

Published: February 25, 2016

The Envision Film Festival welcomes guests from the worlds of feature film cinematography, documentary filmmaking, and film/TV acting.

Dr. Leon Harshenin Featured Performer in Marion Symphonic Orchestra Program

Published: February 22, 2016

The Marion Philharmonic Orchestra will feature the Chamber Winds and guest artist Dr. Leon Harshenin in its fourth concert of the 2015-16 season, scheduled Saturday, March 5, 2016, at 7:30 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at Taylor University.

Artist and Graphic Designer Ben Duvall is Taylor's Artist-in-Residence in February

Published: February 17, 2016

During the month of February, artist and graphic designer Ben DuVall will be Taylor University's artist-in-residence. Ben's closing performance and reception will be Thursday, February 25, at 6 p.m. in the Metcalf Gallery.

Taylor Theatre presents Rabbit Hole - opening this Friday

Published: February 17, 2016

The Taylor University Theatre Department's production of Rabbit Hole begins Friday in Mitchell Theatre. As improbably funny as it is heartbreaking, this story of a family in crisis won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Becca and Howie had the perfect life – a great marriage, a beautiful house, and a lovely son. But after a tragic accident, the couple faces the challenges of surviving great loss and making a life with the family that remains.

Taylor Alumnus Ron Johnson is Featured Speaker for Next Week’s Spiritual Renewal

Published: February 12, 2016

Taylor alumnus and pastor Dr. Ron Johnson, Jr., will be the featured speaker for next week’s Spring Spiritual Renewal services in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. He will speak Monday and Wednesday during the 10:00 a.m. chapel hour, and also at 7:30 p.m., Monday and Tuesday. Johnson’s theme is Jesus, The Preeminent One from Colossians 1:16-18.