Taylor University News - Top News http://www.taylor.edu News en-US Sun, 27 May 2018 17:42:00 EDT Taylor Hosts 2018 C. S. Lewis Colloquium Taylor University’s Center for the Study of C.S. Lewis and Friends will host the 11th Frances White Ewbank Colloquium from May 31 to June 3, 2018. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-hosts-2018-c-s-lewis-colloquium Fri, 25 May 2018 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-hosts-2018-c-s-lewis-colloquium Taylor Films Nominated by Lower Great Lakes Emmy Organization Three films produced by Taylor University students have been nominated for awards by the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences, Lower Great Lakes Chapter, the regional Emmy ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-films-nominated-by-lower-great-lakes-emmy-organization Tue, 22 May 2018 08:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-films-nominated-by-lower-great-lakes-emmy-organization Four-hundred-forty Students set to Graduate during Taylor Commencement Four-hundred-forty students are expected to receive degrees during Taylor University’s 2018 Commencement ceremonies at 10:00 am, Saturday, May 19, in the Kesler Student Activities Center on the Taylor... http://www.taylor.edu/news/four-hundred-forty-students-set-to-graduate-during-taylor-commencement Mon, 14 May 2018 10:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/four-hundred-forty-students-set-to-graduate-during-taylor-commencement Year End Concerts, Recitals Announced The Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance at Taylor University has announced its final concerts and recitals of the Spring 2018 semester. All performances are open to the public and free of charge. http://www.taylor.edu/news/year-end-concerts-recitals-announced Mon, 07 May 2018 13:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/year-end-concerts-recitals-announced Foellinger Foundation's $2.6 Million Grant to fund Summer Clubhouse Program The Fort Wayne Indiana-based Foellinger Foundation has announced a $2.6 million grant to provide three-years’ support to a Summer Clubhouse program operated by Taylor University. The program operates ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/foellinger-foundation-s-2-6-million-grant-to-fund-summer-clubhouse-program Fri, 04 May 2018 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/foellinger-foundation-s-2-6-million-grant-to-fund-summer-clubhouse-program Music, Theatre and Dance Hosts Four Performances Taylor University's Department of Music, Theatre and Dance has announced three recitals and a Taylor Ringers bell choir concert as the 2018 Spring Semester concludes. http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-theatre-and-dance-hosts-four-performances Wed, 02 May 2018 08:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-theatre-and-dance-hosts-four-performances Social Justice Week Underway at Taylor Taylor alumna and Board Chairperson Dr. Paige Comstock Cunningham served as the opening speaker for this week’s Social Justice Week at Taylor University. http://www.taylor.edu/news/social-justice-week-underway-at-taylor Tue, 01 May 2018 14:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/social-justice-week-underway-at-taylor Music Ensembles Perform Year End Concerts The Taylor Sounds, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combo, and Symphony Orchestra will perform a trio of year-end concerts. http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-ensembles-perform-year-end-concerts Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-ensembles-perform-year-end-concerts Heritage Weekend Features Grandparents Day, Mary Poppins, Special Events Taylor University’s 2018 Heritage Weekend, a time set aside to celebrate the legacy and mission of Taylor University with alumni and friends, will take place Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28. http://www.taylor.edu/news/heritage-weekend-features-grandparents-day-mary-poppins-special-events Wed, 25 Apr 2018 11:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/heritage-weekend-features-grandparents-day-mary-poppins-special-events Taylor Community Remembers Dr. Scott Steckenrider Dr. Scott Steckenrider, Professor of Physics and Chair of the Department of Physics and Engineering, died Thursday, April 19, after a long illness. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-community-remembers-dr-scott-steckenrider Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-community-remembers-dr-scott-steckenrider Taylor Alumna Part of Pulitzer Prize-Winning Team from Cincinnati Enquirer A team consisting primarily of journalists from the Cincinnati Enquirer and includes 2008 Taylor University graduate Chrissie Thompson Fink has won the Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting for their ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alumna-part-of-pulitzer-prize-winning-team-from-cincinnati-enquirer Wed, 18 Apr 2018 13:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alumna-part-of-pulitzer-prize-winning-team-from-cincinnati-enquirer Students Published in American Christian Fiction Writers Publication   Four Taylor University students in the Professional Writing major have co-authored a piece published in the Spring 2018 edition of American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW). http://www.taylor.edu/news/students-published-in-american-christian-fiction-writers-publication Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/students-published-in-american-christian-fiction-writers-publication Taylor Youth Conference Theme: Knowing Jesus Means More Than We Think Taylor University’s 84th annual Youth Conference begins Friday, April 20. The weekend event draws hundreds of high school students from dozens of churches around the Midwest to the Taylor campus for a... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-youth-conference-theme-knowing-jesus-means-more-than-we-think Tue, 17 Apr 2018 10:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-youth-conference-theme-knowing-jesus-means-more-than-we-think Bush Institute Director Holly Kuzmich Will Present Annual Halbrook Lecture Holly Kuzmich of the George W. Bush Institute in Dallas, Texas, will be the featured speaker for Taylor University’s annual Halbrook Lecture Series, scheduled for Monday, April 23. Kuzmich’s ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/bush-institute-director-holly-kuzmich-will-present-annual-halbrook-lecture Fri, 13 Apr 2018 16:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/bush-institute-director-holly-kuzmich-will-present-annual-halbrook-lecture Is Religious Faith Reasonable? is the subject of Two Debates Next Week The nature and veracity of religious faith will be the subject of two debates next week – one in the Indianapolis area, and the other in Fort Wayne – between a Christian scholar and secular author. ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/is-religious-faith-reasonable-is-the-subject-of-two-debates-next-week Fri, 13 Apr 2018 13:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/is-religious-faith-reasonable-is-the-subject-of-two-debates-next-week Spring Communication Seminar Brings Television, Newspaper, Industry Professionals to Campus The Taylor Communication Department will host Pursuing Excellence, an annual spring seminar for students in the communications field on Thursday, April 19. The seminar features four guest speakers ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/spring-communication-seminar-brings-television-newspaper-industry-professionals-to-campus Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/spring-communication-seminar-brings-television-newspaper-industry-professionals-to-campus Love In Bloom is Theme of Taylor Chorale Spring Concert in Euler Atrium The Taylor University Chorale presents “Love in Bloom,” a free spring concert in the Euler Science Center Atrium on Sunday, April 22, at 7:30 pm. This will be the 22nd Spring Concert under the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/love-in-bloom-is-theme-of-taylor-chorale-spring-concert-in-euler-atrium Wed, 11 Apr 2018 10:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/love-in-bloom-is-theme-of-taylor-chorale-spring-concert-in-euler-atrium Taylor Cybersecurity Students Attend CERIAS Symposium 2018 Eight students from Taylor University's Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) attended the 19th annual CERIAS Security Symposium last week at Purdue University. The team was led by ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-cybersecurity-students-attend-cerias-symposium-2018 Tue, 10 Apr 2018 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-cybersecurity-students-attend-cerias-symposium-2018 Taylor Alumna Kari Travis receives Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Taylor University alumna and Carolina Journal Associate Editor Kari Travis has been named recipient of the Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship. Affiliated with The Fund for American Studies, the Robert... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alumna-kari-travis-receives-robert-novak-journalism-fellowship Tue, 10 Apr 2018 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alumna-kari-travis-receives-robert-novak-journalism-fellowship Faculty-Student Recital Features Bade, Harshenin, Hasun Yoo Contrasts, a faculty/student recital of Dr. Chris Bade, Dr. Leon Harshenin, and Taylor University junior Hasun Yoo will be presented at 7:30 pm, in the Butz-Carruth Recital Hall on Friday, April 13. http://www.taylor.edu/news/faculty-student-recital-features-bade-harshenin-hasun-yoo Mon, 09 Apr 2018 11:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/faculty-student-recital-features-bade-harshenin-hasun-yoo Taylor Student Ellie Grace Moore Selected for Internship at NASA Taylor sophomore mathematics major Ellie Grace Moore is participating in an internship at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. She was selected from a field of more than 100 applicants... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-student-ellie-grace-moore-selected-for-internship-at-nasa Fri, 06 Apr 2018 13:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-student-ellie-grace-moore-selected-for-internship-at-nasa Taylor Students Among Featured Presenters at SalesForce Education Summit Three Taylor University business students were among featured presenters at the SalesForce Higher Education Summit Conference, held in Washington D.C., March 21-23. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-among-featured-presenters-at-salesforce-education-summit Thu, 05 Apr 2018 14:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-among-featured-presenters-at-salesforce-education-summit Town of Upland Will Be Awarded $1.4 Million INDOT Project The Town of Upland has received word that the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) will perform a $1.4 million upgrade to four blocks of downtown Upland streets and sidewalks in 2023. http://www.taylor.edu/news/town-of-upland-will-be-awarded-1-4-million-indot-project Thu, 05 Apr 2018 10:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/town-of-upland-will-be-awarded-1-4-million-indot-project Taylor Faculty Members' Book Written for Millennials’ Post College Years The goal of a newly-published book written by two Taylor University administrators is to help members of the millennial generation refine their understanding of the concept of life’s calling, live ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-faculty-members-book-written-for-millennials-post-college-years Wed, 04 Apr 2018 08:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-faculty-members-book-written-for-millennials-post-college-years Seven Taylor University spring break teams serving around the world Seven teams comprised of 114 Taylor University students, faculty, and staff members are spending this week’s spring break serving in locations ranging from Daytona Beach, Florida, to Peru and Russia. http://www.taylor.edu/news/seven-taylor-university-spring-break-teams-serving-around-the-world Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/seven-taylor-university-spring-break-teams-serving-around-the-world Taylor Wind Ensemble presents Farewell Concert for Dr. Al Harrison The Taylor University Wind Ensemble will present a farewell concert for retiring chair of the Department of Music, Dr. Al Harrison. The concert, scheduled for Wednesday, April 11, at 7:30 pm, will be ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-wind-ensemble-presents-farewell-concert-for-dr-al-harrison Mon, 26 Mar 2018 14:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-wind-ensemble-presents-farewell-concert-for-dr-al-harrison Taylor Communications Professor Sigworth Featured at Professional Forum Taylor University Assistant Professor of Communication Jeanne Sigworth was the featured speaker at the Association for Women in Communications seminar: Communication in the Corporate World – Leading ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-communications-professor-sigworth-featured-at-professional-forum Mon, 26 Mar 2018 13:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-communications-professor-sigworth-featured-at-professional-forum Taylor CSE Students, Faculty Developing Satellite Algorithms for Kratos Taylor University Computer Science and Engineering students and professors are developing algorithms for satellite communications provider Kratos RT Logic. According to faculty and students working on... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-cse-students-faculty-developing-satellite-algorithms-for-kratos Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-cse-students-faculty-developing-satellite-algorithms-for-kratos Concert Features Work of Catalán Composers Visca Catalunya! A Celebration of songs by Catalán Composers of the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries will be presented in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at 12:00 pm. ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/concert-features-work-of-catal-n-composers Tue, 20 Mar 2018 08:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/concert-features-work-of-catal-n-composers Taylor Gets $75k Grant Extension from Lockheed Martin for Malware Research Aerospace and defense industry company Lockheed Martin has granted a $75,000 renewal of a grant to the Taylor University Computer Science (CSE) Department as part of a multi-year partnership to create... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-gets-75k-grant-extension-from-lockheed-martin-for-malware-research Thu, 15 Mar 2018 15:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-gets-75k-grant-extension-from-lockheed-martin-for-malware-research Taylor University Summer Art Camp Registration The Taylor University Art Department will host an Art Camp June 11-14. The camp is designed for students in grades K – 12 and gives students an opportunity to experience visual arts through hands on ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-summer-art-camp-registration Thu, 15 Mar 2018 10:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-summer-art-camp-registration Taylor Mathematics Department to Host High School Math Field Day The Taylor University Math Department will host the fourth annual Math Field Day for central Indiana high school students on Thursday, March 15. Organizers say the event will showcase possible future ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-mathematics-department-to-host-high-school-math-field-day Sat, 10 Mar 2018 13:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-mathematics-department-to-host-high-school-math-field-day Liberal Arts: Mind, Heart, & Soul Far too many individuals mistakenly believe that a liberal arts education is a course of study insisting on considerable breadth, resistant to specific vocational preparation and leading to a ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/liberal-arts-mind-heart-soul Thu, 08 Mar 2018 13:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/liberal-arts-mind-heart-soul Grant County Honor Band to Perform with Taylor Wind Ensemble The first annual Grant County High School Honor Band will join the Taylor University Wind Ensemble to present a concert on Thursday, March 15, at 7:00 pm, in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium on the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/grant-county-honor-band-to-perform-with-taylor-wind-ensemble Mon, 05 Mar 2018 16:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/grant-county-honor-band-to-perform-with-taylor-wind-ensemble Theologian, Author Dr. Willie Jennings to Visit Taylor Campus Dr. Willie James Jennings, Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Africana Studies at Yale Divinity School, will be the visiting Staley Lecture Series Speaker at Taylor University on Monday, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/theologian-author-dr-willie-jennings-to-visit-taylor-campus Mon, 26 Feb 2018 16:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/theologian-author-dr-willie-jennings-to-visit-taylor-campus Oh Hellos Performance Part of TSO Mainstage Concert Series The folk music singing duo The Oh Hellos will perform at Taylor University on Sunday, March 4. http://www.taylor.edu/news/oh-hellos-performance-part-of-tso-mainstage-concert-series Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/oh-hellos-performance-part-of-tso-mainstage-concert-series Taylor Hosts National Student Leadership Conference College students from around the country are expected as Taylor University hosts its annual National Student Leadership Conference (NSLC) on February 23, 24. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-hosts-national-student-leadership-conference Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-hosts-national-student-leadership-conference Envision Film Festival to Highlight Film, Television Professionals Workshops, screenings and an awards presentation for Taylor student filmmakers will highlight the 2018 Envision Film Festival at Taylor University. http://www.taylor.edu/news/envision-film-festival-to-highlight-film-television-professionals Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/envision-film-festival-to-highlight-film-television-professionals 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 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 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