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Brecken’s breakdown

Brecken’s breakdown

By Brecken Mumford | Echo Hey, you. Yeah, you with the paper — over here! I’ve got some things to say to you. Now that I’ve got your attention, let’s get down to business: I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but we have a brand new school year on our […]

by · September 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
An established church away from home could be a spiritual lifeline.

On choosing a church

Students offer pros and cons for five places of worship in the communityAsk any number of students, faculty or staff on campus, and they will tell you one of the most rewarding experiences during their time at Taylor has been attending their church. But with the number of churches in […]

by · August 25, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
If you live in a wing on Olson, this could be thrown at you.

Traditionally at Taylor

A peek at a handful of hall customs around campusTaylor and tradition both start with the letter T for a reason. From the odd game of watermelon tag known as Melon and Gourd to the ESPN-featured basketball game christened “Silent Night,” we have more tradition than a “Fiddler on the […]

by · August 25, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Stacking furniture saves students space . . . and sanity (photo by: Rayce Patterson).

Four dos and don’ts of the dorm room

Quick tips to be a campus championDo: Get to know your neighbors Relationships are the lifeblood of campus life, and the people you will most likely build the closest relationships with are your neighbors. It’s important to get to know your floor or wing early so you can all live […]

by · August 25, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Lauren Bergman tells about life after Taylor.

Letters from grads, to grads 4/7

Taylor graduates give advice to seniorsBy Gabby Carlson | Echo Lauren Bergman ’16 Graphic Design Life after Taylor isn’t what I thought it would be like, but I think most people would agree that post-Taylor life looks a little different than they imagined it would. I’m currently a freelance designer—not […]

by · May 14, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Michael Kammes gives advice to graduation seniors about life after Taylor.

Letters from grads, to grads 7/7

Taylor graduates give advice to seniorsBy Gabby Carlson | Echo Michael Kammes ’16 Computer Science My post-Taylor life is nothing like how I imagined it while I was still a student, especially as an underclassmen! I really imagined myself going back to Chicago or to another large city such as […]

by · May 14, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Brian Wynalda gives advice to grads

Letters from grads, to grads 1/7

Taylor graduates give advice to seniorsBy Gabby Carlson | Echo Brian Wynalda ’16 Biology I am currently working at a plasma donation center while I wait to re-apply to medical school. It’s not exactly what I thought I would be doing, but sometimes you just have to roll with the […]

by · May 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Lizzie Wilson tells graduating seniors about life after college

Letters from grads, to grads 3/7

Taylor graduates give their advice to seniorsBy Gabby Carlson | Echo Lizzie Wilson ’16 Graphic Design To be honest, this first year out of college has been the hardest of my life. After graduation last may, I went home to Ohio for three weeks and then moved my life to […]

by · May 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Rachel Williams speaks about life after graduation

Letters from grads, to grads 2/7

Taylor graduates speak to seniorsBy Gabby Carlson | Echo Rachel Williams ’16 Christian Education Is what life after Taylor what I thought it would be like? Yes and no. I’m the Children’s Minister on staff at a church—and to be embarrassingly honest—I thought I had things for my path pretty […]

by · May 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Emily Cho gives advice on what life is like after Taylor.

Letters from grads, to grads 6/7

Taylor graduates give advice to seniorsBy Gabby Carlson | Echo Emily Cho ’16 Exercise Science Absolutely not! And I find this quite hilarious. I graduated just last year with my B.S. in exercise science, so I figured I would be working in the fitness industry by now. However, within this […]

by · May 11, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times