Taylor University News - News, News http://www.taylor.edu News en-US Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:51:53 EST Chamber Concert Features Adoration Women’s Chorus and Cello Duets A chamber concert featuring the Adoration Women's Chorus and cello duets will start the month of December on the Taylor campus. http://www.taylor.edu/news/chamber-concert-features-adoration-women-s-chorus-and-cello-duets Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/chamber-concert-features-adoration-women-s-chorus-and-cello-duets Taylor Alum Steve Amerson Featured at This Weekend's Sing Noel Christmas Concert Award-winning tenor and Taylor alumnus Steve Amerson will be among the featured performers as Taylor University and the Marion Philharmonic Orchestra present Sing Noel, Saturday, December 3, at 7:30 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alum-steve-amerson-featured-at-this-weekend-s-sing-noel-christmas-concert Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alum-steve-amerson-featured-at-this-weekend-s-sing-noel-christmas-concert Taylor English Professor to Host Book Signings Taylor University Associate Professor of English Dr. Mary N. Muchiri and her husband, Dr. Humphrey W. Muciiri, will host two book signings to promote her newest book You Have Been Chosen: The Identity... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-english-professor-to-host-book-signings Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-english-professor-to-host-book-signings Women's Basketball Coach Packard to Take Leave of Absence Taylor University Athletics Director, Kyle Gould, announced on Tuesday that Head Women's Basketball Coach Kelly Packard had requested an immediate leave of absence from her coaching duties with the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/women-s-basketball-coach-packard-to-take-leave-of-absence Tue, 22 Nov 2016 10:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/women-s-basketball-coach-packard-to-take-leave-of-absence Taylor Ethics Bowl Team Returning to Nationals The Taylor University Ethics Bowl team, the National Champion from 2015 and winner of 27 of its last 28 matches, is returning to the National Ethics Bowl Tournament. It marks the seventh straight year... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-ethics-bowl-team-returning-to-nationals Fri, 18 Nov 2016 14:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-ethics-bowl-team-returning-to-nationals Empty Bowls Chili and Soup Cook Off to Benefit Shepherd Community Center of Indianapolis A partnership between Taylor University’s Art Department and Taylor World Outreach will raise funds for the Shepherd Community Center in Indianapolis http://www.taylor.edu/news/empty-bowls-chili-and-soup-cook-off-to-benefit-shepherd-community-center-of-indianapolis Wed, 16 Nov 2016 09:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/empty-bowls-chili-and-soup-cook-off-to-benefit-shepherd-community-center-of-indianapolis Taylor's Department of Music, Theatre and Dance Presents Concerts, Recital Next Week Taylor University's Department of Music, Theatre and Dance will host two concerts and a guest artist recital next week. The concerts will feature the Taylor University Taylor University Wind Ensemble,... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-department-of-music-theatre-and-dance-presents-concerts-recital-next-week Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-department-of-music-theatre-and-dance-presents-concerts-recital-next-week Taylor Serving as Satellite Campus for America’s Best Hope Business Conference Taylor University will serve as a satellite campus for the nationwide America’s Best Hope Leadership Conference, sponsored by Truth At Work, November 11, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., at the Cornwall ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-serving-as-satellite-campus-for-america-s-best-hope-business-conference Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-serving-as-satellite-campus-for-america-s-best-hope-business-conference Taylor Theatre Presents Rodgers and Hammerstein's Musical Oklahoma Taylor Theatre will present Rodgers and Hammerstein's Tony and Pulitzer prize-winning musical Oklahoma! November 11-13 and 18-20, in the Mitchell Theatre on the Taylor University campus. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-rodgers-and-hammerstein-s-musical-oklahoma Mon, 07 Nov 2016 08:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-rodgers-and-hammerstein-s-musical-oklahoma Taylor Vocalists Win Six Divisions at NATS Competition Six vocalists from Taylor University – five students and a faculty member – won their respective divisions at last weekend’s Student Adjudications, sponsored by the National Association of Teachers of... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-vocalists-win-six-divisions-at-nats-competition Thu, 03 Nov 2016 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-vocalists-win-six-divisions-at-nats-competition One for the Books - Taylor Alumnus Publishes His First Book Chandler Birch '14 has always been a story junkie. Even when he was a toddler, his mom would hold books and movies hostage to coerce him into doing his chores. Now a published author of a fantasy ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/one-for-the-books-taylor-alumnus-publishes-his-first-book Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/one-for-the-books-taylor-alumnus-publishes-his-first-book Author, Speaker Skye Jethani to Speak on Voting, Politics at Taylor University Skye Jethani, a popular author, speaker and podcaster, will be the featured speaker at Taylor University Thursday evening at 8:00 and Friday morning at 10:00 a.m. http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-speaker-skye-jethani-to-speak-on-voting-politics-at-taylor-university Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-speaker-skye-jethani-to-speak-on-voting-politics-at-taylor-university More than 2,000 Expected This Weekend for Taylor University’s Homecoming and Family Weekend More than 2,000 Taylor University alumni, parents, family members and friends are expected as Taylor celebrates its first combined Homecoming and Family Weekend. The three-day event begins Friday, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/more-than-2-000-expected-this-weekend-for-taylor-university-s-homecoming-and-family-weekend Tue, 11 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/more-than-2-000-expected-this-weekend-for-taylor-university-s-homecoming-and-family-weekend Dove Award-Winning Sidewalk Prophets to Perform at Taylor Homecoming The Dove Award-winning band Sidewalk Prophets will perform at Taylor University’s Homecoming and Family Weekend on October 15 at 8:00 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. Sidewalk Prophets has sold... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dove-award-winning-sidewalk-prophets-to-perform-at-taylor-homecoming Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/dove-award-winning-sidewalk-prophets-to-perform-at-taylor-homecoming Dialogue on Civility and Public Service Features Lugar, Hamilton Two internationally-recognized and respected former Indiana legislators will be the featured speakers at a forum at Taylor University designed to foster public discourse and civility. Former Indiana ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dialogue-on-civility-and-public-service-features-lugar-hamilton Tue, 04 Oct 2016 10:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/dialogue-on-civility-and-public-service-features-lugar-hamilton Weekend Concerts Showcase Taylor Music Faculty A pair of weekend events - one Friday and the other on Sunday - will showcase the talents of faculty in Taylor University's Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance. http://www.taylor.edu/news/weekend-concerts-showcase-taylor-music-faculty Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/weekend-concerts-showcase-taylor-music-faculty Art professor’s sculpture selected for Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize Starting September 21, Astrobleme, a wooden sculpture by Assistant Professor of Art Josh Welker, will be displayed as part of Grand Rapids, Michigan’s annual ArtPrize event. http://www.taylor.edu/news/art-professor-s-sculpture-selected-for-grand-rapids-artprize Wed, 14 Sep 2016 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/art-professor-s-sculpture-selected-for-grand-rapids-artprize U.S. News Ranks Taylor Number One for the 10th Straight Year For the 10th straight year, Taylor University is the number one institution in the category Best Regional Colleges in the newly-released 2017 U.S. News & World Report survey, America's Best Colleges. http://www.taylor.edu/news/u-s-news-ranks-taylor-number-one-for-the-10th-straight-year Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/u-s-news-ranks-taylor-number-one-for-the-10th-straight-year IOTA Exhibit features Artist Linnea Spransy IOTA Art Exhibit featuring Los Angeles artist Linnea Spransy is currently on display in the Metcalf Gallery. We invite you to attend Linnea’s Artist Talk Thursday, September 8, at 6:00 p.m., in the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/iota-exhibit-features-artist-linnea-spransy Thu, 08 Sep 2016 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/iota-exhibit-features-artist-linnea-spransy Taylor University Offers Art Lessons for Community Children Taylor is offering private art lessons for students in grades K- 12. Weekly lessons will be taught by Taylor Art & Art Education majors. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-offers-art-lessons-for-community-children Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-offers-art-lessons-for-community-children Taylor Students to Perform Service Projects in Upland for Community Plunge Hundreds of Taylor University students, faculty and staff members will participate in Taylor University’s annual Community Plunge, set for Monday, August 29. Community Plunge is comprised of a number ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-to-perform-service-projects-in-upland-for-community-plunge Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-to-perform-service-projects-in-upland-for-community-plunge An Incredible Demonstration of Love Ten years after the 2006 crash that claimed the lives of four students and a staff member from Taylor University, their families shared stories of their journies since that day with the Taylor alumni ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/an-incredible-demonstration-of-love Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/an-incredible-demonstration-of-love MBA Students from Lithuania Visiting Taylor This Week A group of MBA students from LCC International University, will visit the Taylor University campus and Grant County this on Tuesday and Wednesday week as part of a tour of Indiana. Located in Klaipeda... http://www.taylor.edu/news/mba-students-from-lithuania-visiting-taylor-this-week Tue, 02 Aug 2016 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/mba-students-from-lithuania-visiting-taylor-this-week Taylor University Films Screen and Win at Regional Film Festivals Taylor student films are making the rounds and have won two top awards at film festivals in the Midwest. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-films-screen-and-win-at-regional-film-festivals Tue, 05 Jul 2016 14:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-films-screen-and-win-at-regional-film-festivals Taylor University Wins Two Awards from Emmy Organization Two Taylor documentaries have won Outstanding Student Production Awards, known as the Crystal Pillar, from the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences, Lower Great Lakes Chapter. The wins... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-wins-two-awards-from-emmy-organization Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-wins-two-awards-from-emmy-organization Habecker Named President Emeritus Dr. Eugene B. Habecker has been named President Emeritus of Taylor University. Habecker, a 1968 Taylor alumnus, served as Taylor’s President from 2005 until May 31, 2016. http://www.taylor.edu/news/habecker-named-president-emeritus Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/habecker-named-president-emeritus Gould Named Taylor Athletic Director Taylor University alumnus and longtime baseball coach Kyle Gould has been named as the school’s Director of Intercollegiate Athletics. Gould's selection follows a national search, and according to ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/gould-named-taylor-athletic-director Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/gould-named-taylor-athletic-director Five Thursdays in Prison A team of exercise science students led by Dr. Matthew Renfrow, Associate Professor of Kinesiology, traveled to New Castle Correctional Facility this spring to collect data. They left ready to do ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/five-thursdays-in-prison Fri, 03 Jun 2016 15:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/five-thursdays-in-prison 10th Lewis and Friends Colloquium honors the lives of Neuhouser, Brown The 10th Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis and Friends will take place June 2-5 on the campus of Taylor University. Hosted by the Center for the Study of C. S. Lewis and Friends, the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/10th-lewis-and-friends-colloquium-honors-the-lives-of-neuhouser-brown Fri, 20 May 2016 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/10th-lewis-and-friends-colloquium-honors-the-lives-of-neuhouser-brown Taylor Group Traveling to Liberia for Dedication, Cornerstone Laying of Samuel Morris Center Outgoing Taylor University President Eugene B. Habecker and his wife Marylou will lead a group from Taylor University next week on a trip to the West-African nation of Liberia for the dedication of a ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-group-traveling-to-liberia-for-dedication-cornerstone-laying-of-samuel-morris-center Thu, 19 May 2016 11:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-group-traveling-to-liberia-for-dedication-cornerstone-laying-of-samuel-morris-center Habeckers will be Taylor Commencement Speakers Outgoing Taylor University President and First Lady Eugene and Marylou Habecker will serve as the featured speakers for Taylor University’s Commencement exercises this Saturday, May 21, at 10:00 a.m.,... http://www.taylor.edu/news/habeckers-will-be-taylor-commencement-speakers Mon, 16 May 2016 11:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/habeckers-will-be-taylor-commencement-speakers Shakespeare Camp for high school students set for June 12-18 Registration is open for Taylor University’s first Shakespeare Camp led by Taylor faculty and students for high school students (entering grades 9-12 this fall). Shakespeare: Page to Stage will take ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/shakespeare-camp-for-high-school-students-set-for-june-12-18 Fri, 06 May 2016 14:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/shakespeare-camp-for-high-school-students-set-for-june-12-18 Biology student lands two-year fellowship with the National Institutes of Health Rachel VanTries, a senior biology student from Indianapolis, has landed a two-year fellowship in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA) ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/biology-student-lands-two-year-fellowship-with-the-national-institutes-of-health Fri, 06 May 2016 14:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/biology-student-lands-two-year-fellowship-with-the-national-institutes-of-health Music Department Announces Year End Concerts The entire campus community is invited to spring concerts presented by Taylor University’s Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combo, Chorale, Sounds, and Symphony Orchestra. http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-department-announces-year-end-concerts Mon, 02 May 2016 13:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-department-announces-year-end-concerts Taylor Receives Three Nominations from Regional Emmy Organization Three documentaries by Taylor University student filmmakers have been nominated for student production awards by the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences, Lower Great Lakes Chapter. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-receives-three-nominations-from-regional-emmy-organization Mon, 02 May 2016 13:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-receives-three-nominations-from-regional-emmy-organization LaRita Boren Campus Center Dedication Highlights Heritage Weekend The dedication of Taylor University’s $20 million LaRita Boren Campus Center will be the featured event of this weekend’s Heritage Weekend. The ceremony will take place Saturday, at 3:00 p.m., in the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/larita-boren-campus-center-dedication-highlights-heritage-weekend Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/larita-boren-campus-center-dedication-highlights-heritage-weekend Taylor University Observance of 2006 Crash is Next Week Taylor University has planned a series of private and public events next week in observance of the 10-year anniversary of a highway accident that claimed the lives of five members of the Taylor ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-observance-of-2006-crash-is-next-week Wed, 20 Apr 2016 13:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-observance-of-2006-crash-is-next-week Seniors Present Music Recitals Three seniors from Taylor University's Department of Music will hold their senior recitals this weekend. The entire campus community is invited. http://www.taylor.edu/news/seniors-present-music-recitals Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/seniors-present-music-recitals Taylor Sounds Presents All Over The World on Tuesday The Taylor Sounds Chamber Ensemble will present "All Over The World," in the Euler Science Complex atrium on Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. There is no charge for admission and the public is invited to this ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-sounds-presents-all-over-the-world-on-tuesday Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-sounds-presents-all-over-the-world-on-tuesday Taylor University Youth Conference is Next Weekend Hundreds of high school youth and youth group leaders are expected at Taylor University’s annual Youth Conference, scheduled for April 22-24 on the Taylor campus. According to planners, the goal of ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-youth-conference-is-next-weekend Fri, 15 Apr 2016 14:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-youth-conference-is-next-weekend Taylor Student Newspaper The Echo Wins National, Regional, State Awards Taylor University’s student newspaper The Echo has won awards from the Evangelical Press Association (EPA), the Society for Professional Journalists (SPJ) Region 5, and the Indiana Collegiate Press ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-student-newspaper-the-echo-wins-national-regional-state-awards Mon, 11 Apr 2016 14:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-student-newspaper-the-echo-wins-national-regional-state-awards Taylor University Wind Ensemble presents Musical Journeys The Taylor University Wind Ensemble will present "Musical Journeys" on Wednesday, April 13, at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. Directed by Dr. Albert Harrison, the 47-member Ensemble will... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-wind-ensemble-presents-musical-journeys Fri, 08 Apr 2016 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-wind-ensemble-presents-musical-journeys Enactus Team Performance at Atlanta Regional Earns Nationals Bid The Taylor University Enactus team was a winner at the Atlanta Enactus Regional Championship held Friday, earning a spot in the Enactus National Competition in St. Louis, Mo., on May 15-17. http://www.taylor.edu/news/enactus-team-performance-at-atlanta-regional-earns-nationals-bid Wed, 06 Apr 2016 13:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/enactus-team-performance-at-atlanta-regional-earns-nationals-bid Business Professor Scott Adams Named to Hodson Endowed Chair Professor of Business Dr. Scott Adams has been named to the Arthur L. Hodson Endowed Chair in Business. http://www.taylor.edu/news/business-professor-scott-adams-named-to-hodson-endowed-chair Thu, 31 Mar 2016 13:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/business-professor-scott-adams-named-to-hodson-endowed-chair Guest Artist Recital Features Trumpeter Joshua Ganger Trumpeter Joshua Ganger will present a free guest recital on the Taylor University campus on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 7:30 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at Taylor's Smith-Hermanson Music ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/guest-artist-recital-features-trumpeter-joshua-ganger Thu, 31 Mar 2016 10:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/guest-artist-recital-features-trumpeter-joshua-ganger Chorale's Spring Concert is Sunday at St. John's in Hartford City Join the Taylor University Chorale for their Spring Concert to be performed at St. John’s Catholic Church, 209 South Spring Street, Hartford City, Sunday, April 3, at 6:30 p.m. The 48-member Chorale, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-s-spring-concert-is-sunday-at-st-john-s-in-hartford-city Wed, 30 Mar 2016 11:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-s-spring-concert-is-sunday-at-st-john-s-in-hartford-city Conscience, Fallacies and Ethics Bowl Taylor's Ethics Bowl team is interested in much more than winning. http://www.taylor.edu/news/conscience-fallacies-and-ethics-bowl Wed, 30 Mar 2016 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/conscience-fallacies-and-ethics-bowl World-renowned Baritone Stephen Smith to Lecture Saturday Taylor University is pleased to welcome world-renowned voice teacher and baritone W. Stephen Smith for a lecture and master class on Saturday. He will conduct an 11:00 a.m. lecture and a 1:30 p.m. ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/world-renowned-baritone-stephen-smith-to-lecture-saturday Wed, 30 Mar 2016 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/world-renowned-baritone-stephen-smith-to-lecture-saturday Dr. Christopher Ruggiero Featured in Faculty Piano Recital Dr. Christopher Ruggiero, Taylor University Department of Music staff accompanist and music theory instructor, will perform four works for piano in a recital on Friday, April 1, at 7:30 pm. Included ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-christopher-ruggiero-featured-in-faculty-piano-recital Wed, 30 Mar 2016 08:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-christopher-ruggiero-featured-in-faculty-piano-recital 2015 Taylor Graduate David Seaman Wins Pinnacle Award David Seaman, a 2015 graduate of Taylor's journalism program, has received a second-place Pinnacle Award from the College Media Association. Seaman received the award in the “Best Arts & Entertainment... http://www.taylor.edu/news/2015-taylor-graduate-david-seaman-wins-pinnacle-award Thu, 24 Mar 2016 15:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/2015-taylor-graduate-david-seaman-wins-pinnacle-award Hope for Rwanda Taylor students and faculty traveled to Rwanda (and Uganda) over J-term, as part of sociology and documentary filmmaking classes. There, they encounter challenging realities about forgiveness. http://www.taylor.edu/news/hope-for-rwanda Fri, 18 Mar 2016 13:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/hope-for-rwanda Ecuadorian Students Wrapping Up Taylor University Visit Six students from Ecuador’s University of Azuay are wrapping up a month-long stay on the Taylor University campus. The students visited Taylor as part of a new program, Discover 16, sponsored by ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/ecuadorian-students-wrapping-up-taylor-university-visit Tue, 15 Mar 2016 10:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/ecuadorian-students-wrapping-up-taylor-university-visit Lilly Endowment Grant Enables TU to Launch Theology Institute for High School Youth A new program created by Taylor University and funded with a $600,000 gift from Lilly Endowment Inc. will bring high school-aged youth who show promise for ministry and leadership, but face economic ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/lilly-endowment-grant-enables-tu-to-launch-theology-institute-for-high-school-youth Mon, 14 Mar 2016 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/lilly-endowment-grant-enables-tu-to-launch-theology-institute-for-high-school-youth Taylor Hosts Second Annual High School Math Field Day 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... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-hosts-second-annual-high-school-math-field-day Fri, 11 Mar 2016 16:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-hosts-second-annual-high-school-math-field-day Taylor Accounting Program Achieves National Rankings 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-accounting-program-achieves-national-rankings Fri, 11 Mar 2016 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-accounting-program-achieves-national-rankings Guitarist Stephen Brew to Present Guest Recital 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/guitarist-stephen-brew-to-present-guest-recital Thu, 10 Mar 2016 09:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/guitarist-stephen-brew-to-present-guest-recital Taylor Remembers Board Chairman, Alumnus Wellington Yu Chiu 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-remembers-board-chairman-alumnus-wellington-yu-chiu Sat, 05 Mar 2016 18:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-remembers-board-chairman-alumnus-wellington-yu-chiu Music Professors Bade and Collins Present CB DC Recital 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-... http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-professors-bade-and-collins-present-cb-dc-recital Thu, 03 Mar 2016 10:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-professors-bade-and-collins-present-cb-dc-recital Taylor Hosts the Envision Film Festival The Envision Film Festival welcomes guests from the worlds of feature film cinematography, documentary filmmaking, and film/TV acting. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-hosts-the-envision-film-festival Thu, 25 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-hosts-the-envision-film-festival Dr. Leon Harshenin Featured Performer in Marion Symphonic Orchestra Program 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-leon-harshenin-featured-performer-in-marion-symphonic-orchestra-program Mon, 22 Feb 2016 16:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-leon-harshenin-featured-performer-in-marion-symphonic-orchestra-program Artist and Graphic Designer Ben Duvall is Taylor's Artist-in-Residence in February 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. ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/artist-and-graphic-designer-ben-duvall-is-taylor-s-artist-in-residence-in-february Wed, 17 Feb 2016 11:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/artist-and-graphic-designer-ben-duvall-is-taylor-s-artist-in-residence-in-february Taylor Theatre presents Rabbit Hole - opening this Friday 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-rabbit-hole-opening-this-friday Wed, 17 Feb 2016 08:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-rabbit-hole-opening-this-friday Taylor Alumnus Ron Johnson is Featured Speaker for Next Week’s Spiritual Renewal 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alumnus-ron-johnson-is-featured-speaker-for-next-week-s-spiritual-renewal Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alumnus-ron-johnson-is-featured-speaker-for-next-week-s-spiritual-renewal ESPN’s Chris Broussard, Taylor Alum J.R. Briggs Among Speakers for NSLC Award-winning ESPN NBA reporter Chris Broussard, author Lisa Graham McMinn, and Taylor alumnus, pastor and author J.R. Briggs are among the 13 featured speakers scheduled to appear at Taylor ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/espn-s-chris-broussard-taylor-alum-j-r-briggs-among-speakers-for-nslc Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/espn-s-chris-broussard-taylor-alum-j-r-briggs-among-speakers-for-nslc Indiana Teacher of the Year to Speak at Taylor University Kathy Nimmer, the 2015 Indiana State Teacher of the Year, will speak at Taylor University Thursday, February 11, at 7:00 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall, Smith-Hermanson Music Center. This ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/indiana-teacher-of-the-year-to-speak-at-taylor-university Tue, 09 Feb 2016 16:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/indiana-teacher-of-the-year-to-speak-at-taylor-university Lewis, Tolkien Scholar Speaking at Taylor Next Week Dr. Matthew Dickerson, professor at Middlebury College and author of several books on the writings of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien, will appear at Taylor University February 8-10. He will speak in ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/lewis-tolkien-scholar-speaking-at-taylor-next-week Tue, 02 Feb 2016 10:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/lewis-tolkien-scholar-speaking-at-taylor-next-week Taylor Lyric Theatre presents: Working - A Musical The Taylor University Lyric Theatre presents Stephen Schwartz’s musical Working. Three showings are scheduled: February 5 and 6 at 8:00 p.m., and February 7 at 2:00 p.m. All are in Taylor University’s... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-lyric-theatre-presents-working-a-musical Tue, 26 Jan 2016 11:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-lyric-theatre-presents-working-a-musical Lowell Haines Named Taylor University President-Elect The Taylor University Board of Trustees announced today it has selected alumnus and longtime Indianapolis lawyer Paul Lowell Haines as President-Elect of Taylor. Haines, also a member of Taylor’s ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/lowell-haines-named-taylor-university-president-elect Thu, 21 Jan 2016 10:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/lowell-haines-named-taylor-university-president-elect Taylor Film Students to Attend Sundance Film Festival For the ninth consecutive year, Taylor University students and faculty will attend the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The trip is part of a class in independent film and, during the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-film-students-to-attend-sundance-film-festival Fri, 15 Jan 2016 16:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-film-students-to-attend-sundance-film-festival Planned Taylor Trip to Turkey Cancelled in Wake of Istanbul Bombing A planned visit by Taylor University students and faculty to the nation of Turkey has been cancelled for safety reasons following a bomb blast in the Turkish city of Istanbul. Ten people were killed ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/planned-taylor-trip-to-turkey-cancelled-in-wake-of-istanbul-bombing Thu, 14 Jan 2016 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/planned-taylor-trip-to-turkey-cancelled-in-wake-of-istanbul-bombing Harter Named Interim Advancement Vice President at Taylor Longtime Taylor University advancement administrator Sherri Harter has been named Interim Vice President for Advancement at Taylor. The appointment follows the resignation of Dr. Ben Sells, who left ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/harter-named-interim-advancement-vice-president-at-taylor Wed, 13 Jan 2016 13:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/harter-named-interim-advancement-vice-president-at-taylor Lighthouse Students Traveling from Poland and Paraguay to Southeast Asia Eighty-two Taylor University students and faculty/staff sponsors left this week for Lighthouse trips to locations ranging from Poland and Spain to Ethiopia, Paraguay, and Southeast Asia. http://www.taylor.edu/news/lighthouse-students-traveling-from-poland-and-paraguay-to-southeast-asia Fri, 08 Jan 2016 14:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/lighthouse-students-traveling-from-poland-and-paraguay-to-southeast-asia Let Us Love One Another is the theme of Taylor MLK Day Taylor University’s celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day will take place Monday, January 18, on the Taylor University campus. The day’s theme is Beloved, Let Us Love One Another, and is ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/let-us-love-one-another-is-the-theme-of-taylor-mlk-day Thu, 07 Jan 2016 11:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/let-us-love-one-another-is-the-theme-of-taylor-mlk-day Rediger Chapel Reopens with Sunday Evening Service Taylor University will hold a worship and communion service Sunday (tomorrow) at 8:15 p.m. in the newly-remodeled Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. All students/employees and community members are invited. http://www.taylor.edu/news/rediger-chapel-reopens-with-sunday-evening-service Sat, 02 Jan 2016 11:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/rediger-chapel-reopens-with-sunday-evening-service Taylor University Lyric Theatre Wins National Award The Taylor University Lyric Theatre's production of Amahl and the Night Visitors earned a third-place tie in Division I of the of the National Opera Association’s (NOA) 2014-2015 Opera Production ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-lyric-theatre-wins-national-award Thu, 17 Dec 2015 10:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-lyric-theatre-wins-national-award Upcoming Metcalf Gallery Exhibit Features Work of Alumni Artist The work of artist and Taylor University graduate Matt Herrmann will be featured at Metcalf Gallery January 5-22, 2016. The main works in the exhibition - Converting the Impossible Into the Actual - ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/upcoming-metcalf-gallery-exhibit-features-work-of-alumni-artist Tue, 15 Dec 2015 10:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/upcoming-metcalf-gallery-exhibit-features-work-of-alumni-artist Taylor adds biochemistry, sustainable development majors Two interdisciplinary majors—biochemistry and sustainable development—have joined Taylor’s science offerings, providing students additional opportunities to learn at the intersections of disciplines. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-adds-biochemistry-sustainable-development-majors Fri, 04 Dec 2015 09:15:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-adds-biochemistry-sustainable-development-majors