Rayce Patterson, Author at The Echo News

Articles by: Rayce Patterson

Sam Bartu and Zac Saltzgaber sign in to attend the Truth at Work Conference.

Taylor hosts Truth at Work Conference

Business conference offered to studentsRayce Patterson | The Echo Taylor University hosted the Transformation: Truth at Work Conference as a satellite location for the third year in a row on Nov. 9. According to their website, Truth at Work is one of the leading and fasting growing marketplace ministries in […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Taylor students study abroad around the world, including in Ecuador.

Taylor stands out in study abroad ranking

Open Doors ranks Taylor in top fiveAbigail Roberts | The Echo This week, Open Doors released their 2016—2017 report with Taylor ranking among top five across all three of their categories: total number of students studying abroad, percent of students studying abroad and overall sum of students involved in short […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
The Ethics Bowl team prepares for national competition.

Taylor Ethics Bowl team qualifies ninth year in a row for nationals

Five freshman and six veterans win regionalsAbigail Roberts | The Echo Each year, Taylor sends two to three teams of five to Ethics Bowl’s regional competition. Out of 28 teams, this year, Taylor placed third and sixth. All top five teams move on to nationals, held in Baltimore, Maryland next […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
New diversity position created

New diversity position created

Taylor seeks new member of president’s cabinetRayce Patterson | The Echo Taylor University began the search for a candidate to fill a new administrative role earlier this year. The position is called the special assistant to the president for diversity initiatives. “We have seen the number of students of color […]

by · November 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Bree’s Beat

Bree’s Beat

Saint for social justiceBree Bailey | Contributor “The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free, to […]

by · November 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News, World/National
Senior Micah Stewart presents his midterm project for COS 270.

COS students make physical objects

New class makes 3D prototypes for midtermCarly Wheeler | Contributor The Taylor University Computer Science Department is stepping into new territory this semester as students are able to take the class 3D rapid prototyping (COS 270) for the first time. Taught by engineering project support Steve Dalcher, this pioneer class […]

by · November 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Zondervan Library provides books, periodical, DVDs and more to both students and locals.

Zondervan hosts community readers

Local borrowers can access library itemsEllie Tiemens | The Echo Taylor University’s Zondervan Library is open to more than just students and faculty. Local residents of Upland and surrounding areas are able to borrow the extensive resources offered by the Zondervan Library with the obtention of a Community Borrower card. Though […]

by · November 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Upland Print and Stitch entered its third year of business in September.

Upland Print and Stitch enters association

Local business accepted into NNEPRayce Patterson | The Echo Upland Print and Stitch was accepted as a member of the National Network of Embroidery Professionals (NNEP) in September. “We joined (the NNEP) because there’s not a whole lot of industry organizations out there that deal directly with embroidery businesses,” CEO […]

by · October 26, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Local/Indiana, News
David Blevins spoke about the story of Ireland and what being an Irish Christian journalist is like.

Irish journalist visits Taylor

Blevins speaks on conflict and journalismCheri Stutzman | The Echo David Blevins, Irish journalist for Sky News, spoke to a number of students on Wednesday  Oct. 10, on the history and the hope of Ireland. Taylor was one of several colleges Blevins was visiting to give his talk, titled “How […]

by · October 26, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Eugene and Mary Habecker will receive the Legion of Honor award for their servant leadership as Taylor University President and First Lady.

Taylor celebrates superb alumni

Award recipients recognized for serviceTaylor Budzikowski | The Echo Alumni award recipients will be honored for their distinguished achievements throughout the weekend and will receive their awards on Friday, October 12. During Homecoming and Family Weekend 2018, Taylor alumni will be recognized for outstanding achievement and servant leadership, including President […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News