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Students get tea, biscuits and fellowship at the C.S Lewis and friends tea event. (Photograph by Ellie Bookmyer)

Taylor students continue on C.S. Lewis’ legacy

The weekly meetings in the spirit of the InklingsBy Ethan Rice | Staff Writer During Professor of Biblical Studies Bill Heth’s talk in chapel, he joked that at Taylor, C.S. Lewis is the honorary fourth member of the Trinity. Taylor’s admiration for Lewis and his associated fellow writers can be seen […]

by · April 13, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
(L to R) Seniors Isaac Beaverson, Izzy Spitz and Nick Yonce  have artwork in "Amalgamated." (Photograph by Riley Hochstedtler)

Seniors celebrate their works of art

The story behind the “Amalgamated” exhibitionBy Elizabeth Carrier | Echo defines amalgamated as: “to mix or merge so as to make a combination; blend; unite; combine.” The senior design show “Amalgamated” is the merging of 11 students’ unique work into one display. This show is a celebration of Taylor’s graduating […]

by · April 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Are you prepared for a breathtaking suspense novel? (Photograph provided by Wikimedia)

Mysteries and monsters uncovered in supernatural novel “The Assault.”

A review of suspense novel “The Assault”By Jori Hanna | Contributor The Harbingers series is designed almost like a TV show. Each author writes from one character’s point of view, and each novella both has its own story arch and fits into a larger story arch of the whole series. […]

by · April 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Senior Abigail Sandy combines her faith and love for music for her recital. (Photograph by Ruth Flores-Orellana)

Making melodies for a lifetime through music

Abigail Sandy’s senior recital marked by passionBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo Senior Abigail Sandy’s life is marked by a love of music. Sandy has been singing ever since she can remember. Because her mom was a junior high and high school choir teacher, she had little choice, but she loves […]

by · April 6, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
High school and college students will perform in the same concert on Thursday, March 15. (Photograph by Alicia Garnache)

Combining the making of music and memories

College and high school collide in concertBy Ethan Rice | Echo The Taylor Wind Ensemble will be welcoming some new members to its upcoming concert. On Thursday, March 15, the Ensemble will be joined by the inaugural Grant County High School Honors Band in concert in Rediger Auditorium. The collaboration […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Seniors Megan Kammer and Amanda Felver are excited to display their senior projects. (Photograph by Ruth Flores-Orellana)

Seniors show off their artistic skills

The meaning behind the senior art showBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo Six art students will display their myriad of talents and the culmination of the hard work they have accomplished during their studies. The opening reception for this senior art show is tonight at 6 in the Metcalf Gallery. This exhibit’s […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Future film stars get their first taste of success at Envision Film Festival. (Photograph provided by Kathy Bruner)

It is time to ‘Envision’ the future possibilities of Taylor filmmakers

Taylor students produce stellar filmsBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo The lights dim. The audience holds a collective breath as the films start rolling. This was the expectant atmosphere during the screenings of student films during the Envision Film Festival on Friday, March 2. The large audience was held captive as […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Nashville singer-songwriter, Jon Troast, comes to Upland (Photograph provided by Kevin Duecker)

Battling depression with free music

Pierce hosts a free concertBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo Music fights against depression in a free concert by Jon Troast followed by a mental health discussion panel on March 8 at 7 p.m. at Pierce Upland United Methodist Church (Pierce UMC). With the rise of depression, anxiety, and suicide and the […]

by · March 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
“Black Panther” is both an action movie and a hope for a new trend in Hollywood. (Photograph provided by Wikimedia)

Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ makes film history

This successful film defies the normsBy Ethan Rice | Echo Since its world premiere, Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther” has slashed its way through box office records and Hollywood norms. In 1966, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby created Marvel’s first black superhero: T’Challa, the Black Panther, king of the fictional African nation […]

by · March 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Listen to the live theatrical theatre concert “Beethoven Lives Upstairs.” (Photograph provided by  PublicDomainPictures)

Madman composes music in the attic

Marion Orchestra comes to TaylorBy Elizabeth Carrier | Echo Imagine you are living a normal life as a child in 1820s Vienna and your mother decides to rent out the spare room upstairs. The man who moves in appears to be completely mad and flies into fits of rage with […]

by · March 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment