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The Haines Brothers Band performs

The Haines Brothers Band performs

Growing up around the guitar By Abigail Roberts | Echo It is not often one finds the words lawyer, university president, skilled musician and band member combined in one sentence, let alone combined in one individual. Taylor University President Lowell Haines is the rare exception. Growing up as missionary kids in […]

by · October 27, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
A musical voyage

A musical voyage

Taylor Wind Ensemble sure to be out of this world  By Abigail Roberts | Echo This Wednesday, the 45-member Taylor University Wind Ensemble will fill the Rediger Auditorium with a whimsical mix of celebratory and cross-cultural music. Their underlying theme is based on the hymn “This is My Father’s World,” with […]

by · October 27, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Between the shadow and light

Between the shadow and light

Traveling African art exhibit at Taylor  By Grace Hooley | Echo “Art is not just an interpretation or facsimile of history, but a moral force in the production of a new reality, and hope for a damaged society,” Okwui Enwezor, one of Africa’s art critics, said. From 2013 until 2018, the […]

by · October 27, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Welcome back, Marion Philharmonic

Welcome back, Marion Philharmonic

A sneak peek into the showBy Rylie Harrison | Echo The Marion Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) returns to Taylor to kick off its newest concert series, entitled “Musical Postcards.” This time, a few friends will also be performing with the ensemble. The MPO promises a wide variety of musical styles in this […]

by · October 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Heartland is for film lovers

Heartland is for film lovers

Indianapolis’ Heartland Film Festival runs from Oct. 12 – 22By Andrew Hoff | Echo “My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die,” quoted Rob Reiner to a huddled group of smiling journalists, who let out a collective “aha” and then scribbled in their reporters’ notebooks. It was […]

by · October 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
We are women

We are women

We are WoProBy Abigail Roberts | Echo It is not everyday you walk through the Zondervan hallway and come face to face with a powerful display of artwork exploring themes of womanhood. Two weeks ago Women’s Programming (WoPro) opened with their first event of the year, a Conversation Sparking Art Show. Throughout […]

by · October 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The magic and the miracle

The magic and the miracle

Production manager of new City Players, alumnus Ryan Maloney By Becca Eis | Echo “In theater, we find ourselves in the midst of the magic and the miracle,” said Taylor alumnus Ryan Maloney (’13) That is exactly where Maloney found himself as a sixth grader in Taylor Theatre’s production of “Peter Pan” […]

by · October 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The man behind the happy meal toys

The man behind the happy meal toys

Taylor graduate Yeqian Zhao lives a life marked by creativity By Abigail Roberts | Echo In your next 1 a.m. run to McDonald’s take a moment to notice the display of Happy Meal toys you once eagerly begged for as a child. Yeqian Zhao, a 2015 Taylor art major, has always lived […]

by · October 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Little pond to giant ocean

Little pond to giant ocean

Presenting Graham Hauser, a journey from the cornfields, to D.C., to Los AngelesBy Abigail Roberts | Echo With designs for Adidas, USA Today and Discovery Channel under his belt, this 2012 Taylor graphic design graduate reflects on his time at Taylor. After sending out desperate emails his senior year, trying to plan […]

by · October 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Moments make history

Moments make history

The first dance ‘production’ at Taylor UniversityBy Grace Hooley | Echo A moment is defined as “a brief period of time” or “importance,” according to the Oxford Dictionary. We wander through life seeking moments. Not flippant moments of mundane experiences, but instead we crave the broken and beautiful pieces of our lives […]

by · October 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment