Archives - 2017 News
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 Lecture Speaker at Taylor University.
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, networking event, and competition held in New York City.
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 Theater Festival (KCACTF).
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-Hermanson Music Center.
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 doctorate by Taylor University officials during ceremonies next week.
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 will also speak in Taylor’s chapel service on Friday, March 10, at 10:00 a.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium.
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.
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 Mitchell Theatre.
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 books, including 10 novels, the latest of which is Pseudonym (Whitaker Publishing House, 2016).
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, highlighted by student presentations during which the participants will present work alongside colleagues and peers from a number of institutions of higher learning.