Ally Horine, Author at The Echo News

Articles by: Ally Horine

Goodbye for now

Goodbye for now

Taylor alumni find creative ways to stay in touchBy: Ally Horine | Echo     Transitions are difficult, especially when they mean your friends scatter across the country. Increased distances make staying in touch difficult, and relationships often fade. It has taken effort, but many alumni have managed to maintain […]

by · May 15, 2015 · 0 comments · News
The Haak gives back

The Haak gives back

Students get involved with local charityBy: Ally Horine | Echo                   During one of The Village Tree’s meetings last summer, the group noticed an overflowing dumpster on campus, filled with discarded belongings of Taylor students who had left at the end of […]

by · May 8, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Environmental science branches into new sustainability major

Environmental science branches into new sustainability major

Courses to focus on “stewardship and service”By Becca Robb | Echo The Taylor Environmental Science Department plans to add a new sustainable development major in fall 2015. The new major will focus on sustainable practices in four areas—food, health, water and economics. It will reflect the department’s motto, “Science for […]

by · May 4, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Give and take

Give and take

Rules on lost and found bins fuzzy at bestBy Cassidy Grom | Echo Two freshman roommates are lost and found scavengers. They have taken two pairs of jeans, a TV stand, a DVD disc drive, several T-shirts, a pair of boots and a DVD from various lost and found bins […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Expanding their studies

Expanding their studies

A new grant allows for diverse summer student research projects    By: Ally Horine | Echo When students first hear about summer research projects, they probably don’t think about doing photo projects or studying the effects of internal motivation. Through recent funding, research projects are expanding their definition to include […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · News
The new dean of Humanities, Arts and Biblical Studies graduated from Taylor in  1992

Coming back to the beginning

After months of searching, Taylor has selected a new dean for the College of Humanities, Arts and Biblical Studies.

by · March 20, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Public relations majors plan to propel new club into action

Public relations majors plan to propel new club into action

Student organization runs campaign to promote developmentBy: Cassidy Grom | Echo Public relations majors are trained to be effective communicators, often working to promote awareness of businesses and corporations. The Taylor chapter of Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) hopes to support themselves, raising awareness for its newly founded […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Leander and Chiang for SBP and SBVP

Leander and Chiang for SBP and SBVP

Kasey Leander and Camila Chiang elected for 2015–2016 academic yearBy: Ally Horine | Echo Weeks of intense planning, campaigning and hand shaking have paid off for juniors Kasey Leander and Camila Chiang. The duo has been elected student body president (SBP) and student body vice president (SBVP) for the 2015–16 […]

by · March 6, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Meet the NSLC Keynote Speakers

Meet the NSLC Keynote Speakers

Q&A with Bob Goff and Christena Cleveland By Ally Horine | Echo Bob Goff Bob Goff greets everyone he meets with a hug. His passion and love for others show within the first 30 seconds of meeting him. He believes passionately in the power of action and loving others. His […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Words become actions

Words become actions

The National Student Leadership Conference seeks to inspire students to turn words into actionsBy: Ally Horine | Echo Change emerges from a combination of powerful words and actions. The National Student Leadership Conference (NSLC) chose its two keynote speakers to represent both sentiments: Bob Goff as a role model for […]

by · February 20, 2015 · 0 comments · News