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The building, attached to, but separate from Gerig, is designed to house 150 students and is set to be completed by the start of the 2013-2014 academic year. What is currently an open structure of concrete and bare steel will soon take on a new shape as the university begins the application process.  (Photograph by Timothy P. Riethmiller)

New dorm begins to form hall culture

Taylor University is building a new dormitory which will open this fall. But that creates the task of populating the structure, as well as creating more of the community for which Taylor is famous.

by · February 15, 2013 · 0 comments · Life & Times, News
A pessimistic Valentine’s Day

A pessimistic Valentine’s Day

Hate Valentine’s Day? Despise roses and chocolate? Keep on hating on this lovey-dovey holiday through the weekend with these suggestions.

by · February 15, 2013 · 0 comments · Life & Times

Beat the Blues

Spring semester has started with little promise of warmer weather. As we countdown to spring break, take these six tips to beat the winter blues.

by · February 8, 2013 · 0 comments · Life & Times
A shorter spring break

A shorter spring break

If you aren’t planning on going home already, here are some ideas of things to keep yourself occupied.

by · January 24, 2013 · 0 comments · Life & Times
Smarter resolutions

Smarter resolutions

As soon as the new year toast dies down and the kisses end, the resolutions begin. Those little promises hang around you, taunting you with the question of when you’ll trip up and break them.

by · January 18, 2013 · 0 comments · Life & Times

How to make the most of the coldest month on campus

One month, one class and all the time in the world: J-term. It’s a confusing set-up to get used to and for first-timers, it can seem a little daunting. So take a deep breath, relax and know it’s been accomplished before.

by · January 9, 2013 · 0 comments · Life & Times
The art of illustration

The art of illustration

Award winning artist and illustrator Wayne Brezinka will visit Taylor’s campus tonight for the opening of Paperwork, an exhibit featuring his work.

Holipalooza then and now

After a fast-paced college basketball game, an elderly couple in red footie pajamas sit next to an oversized Christmas tree.
Children from 18 to 25 years old gather around their feet to hear them read Christmas stories.

by · December 7, 2012 · 0 comments · Life & Times

TSAT: preparing for liftoff

Less than eight months remain until the launch of a nanosatellite being built by a tireless team of Taylor seniors and faculty as part of their capstone engineering project.

by · December 7, 2012 · 0 comments · Life & Times, Science & Tech

Sounds of shalom

Taylor musicians of all styles and cultures unite to present a colorful Christmas celebration Kelly Helton, Contributor December is just around the corner, bringing with it a vast array of emotions. Children anticipate tackling, somewhat literally, the mosaic of boxes under the Christmas tree. Parents nearly go up the wall […]

by · November 30, 2012 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment, Life & Times