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If pennies were mustard seeds

If pennies were mustard seeds

Taylor’s faculty salary rate lags behind that of its peers, but it offers employees above-average benefits.

by · November 13, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Save and continue

Save and continue

Taylor hosts competition to design video games

by · November 13, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Molding young artists

Molding young artists

Art education majors teach weekly after-school art programBy Julia Oller | Echo Seven Taylor students sprinkled throughout Metcalf classrooms on Tuesday afternoons aren’t there to listen but to lecture. A part of the Elementary Methods class required for all art education majors, Art After School is a five-week art program […]

by · November 6, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Uncategorized
An education in service

An education in service

Taylor earned the No. 1 Best Colleges for Veterans ranking in the 2016 U.S. News and World Report. Thanks to hefty federally-funded programs such as the GI Bill, veterans and their dependents are able to attend Taylor at a significantly reduced cost.

by · September 18, 2015 · 0 comments · News
(Graphic by Matthew Morse)

Student Development structure to shift

Student development takes a new form next year as roles are redistributed between student care and student programming.

by · May 15, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Taylor's final dance kicks off at Taylor Lake on May 15. (Photograph provided by unsplash.com)

A beach-y block party

Taylor beach bash to end the year with a splash

by · May 5, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Jeff Aupperle and Cathy Weatherspoon are co-teaching a course on finding internships. (Photograph by Shannon Smagala)

New class alleviates internship stress

Internships can seem elusive to students unsure of their career path. A new class offered this fall will aid in the internship hunt.

by · May 5, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Graduating Taylor without a ring doesn't mean relational failure. (Graphic by Matthew Morse)

No ring, no worries

Although the pressure to find a spouse increases during seniors’ final semester, only 27 percent of Taylor graduates marry other Taylor grads.

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · News
The three percent

The three percent

While 97 percent of students find jobs or go to graduate school directly after Taylor, the remaining three percent often feel stuck.

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · News
Groundbreaking Campus Center

Groundbreaking Campus Center

The groundbreaking ceremony held on Thursday, April 9, marked the start of construction on the LaRita R. Boren Campus Center.

by · April 10, 2015 · 0 comments · News