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Airband through the years

Airband through the years

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by · March 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Faith and film

Faith and film

One student’s take on art consumptionDrew Shriner | Echo During chapel on March 2, Josh Larsen accurately claimed that Christians have the ability to watch “secular” films through a Christian lens–as prayers. Some would take it a step further: Christians not only have the ability to watch film, but a responsibility […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Freshman Ruth Brown displays the simple black freshman class mug.

Class gifts receive mixed reviews

Mugs and t-shirts for allBy Caroline Shapley | Echo For the past two weeks, freshmen, sophomore and junior students have been able to pick up a class gift from the Office of Alumni Relations. This gift is a coffee mug created individually for each class. In previous years, each class received a […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times, Uncategorized
Campus Store offers options for repping Taylor and supporting a good cause.

Campus Store sale makes room for new apparel

Students and locals find dealsKassidy Weemhoff | Echo After a necessary inventory sale, Taylor’s Campus Store’s shelves are stocked with new spirit wear for each student’s purchasing pleasure, including the responsibly manufactured OnMission apparel.   The sale took place from Feb. 26–28 in the Campus Store, and Stephen Richardson, the campus […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Hartford City: Hidden gem

Hartford City: Hidden gem

Local community has lots to offerBy Kassidy Weemhoff | Life & Times Co-Editor It’s brisk outside. You find yourself thirsty for a hot beverage to warm your soul, and suddenly you remember the $5 you found in your old sweatshirt pocket yesterday. Immediately you jump in your car, intending to end […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Students gather to consider ways to improve sustainable development on campus.

Changing the atmosphere

Taylor’s Stewards of Creation club makes comebackBy Victoria Lawson | Echo Since its inception in 1997, the Stewards of Creation club — created by Taylor environmental science students — has undergone several shifts in activity and attendance due to continuity issues. Changes in faculty and leadership caused the club to go […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
A day in the life of Tracy Manning can easily be described as busy, but fulfilling.

Tracy Manning: A woman of many roles

Spotlight on a theater extraorinaire By Caroline Shapley | Echo   Director. Mentor. Mother. Creator. Professor.   These are just a few words that describe Tracy Manning, Taylor University’s director of theatre, co-chair and assistant professor of department of music, theatre and dance. From teaching acting theories, to long nights of rehearsals […]

by · March 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
The outside of Cammack Station looks like it would have in the ‘30s.

Foodie Fix

Stop by Cammack StationBy Chrysa Keenon | Echo Missing the good old days filled with milkshakes, jukeboxes and homemade burgers that are so greasy they make your stomach hurt? Even though we might not have actually lived through any of those days, Cammack Station gives off the atmosphere of stepping back through […]

by · March 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
“It was the first time that what I desired was genuinely in line with what God desired,” said Farrell.

Humans of Taylor U

Experiencing the presence of GodBy Carly Wheeler | Contributor Imagine spending a week sailing in the Caribbean, learning about God and what it means to be uncomfortable. This was what freshman Josh Farrell experienced months after graduating high school.   With ministry group Expedition 61, Farrell flew to the Caribbean and boarded […]

by · March 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Junior Bailey Zehr displays the balance between faith and sports.

Students use athletics for discipleship

FCA brings athletes together for a common goal By Drew Shriner | Contributor   The apostle Paul used athletic references throughout his letters in passages like 2 Timothy 4:7 and 1 Corinthians 9:24-27. A few students are likewise trying to use athletics for discipleship on Taylor’s campus through the campus chapter of […]

by · March 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times