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Senior Micah Stewart presents his midterm project for COS 270.

COS students make physical objects

New class makes 3D prototypes for midtermCarly Wheeler | Contributor The Taylor University Computer Science Department is stepping into new territory this semester as students are able to take the class 3D rapid prototyping (COS 270) for the first time. Taught by engineering project support Steve Dalcher, this pioneer class […]

by · November 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Freshman Elizabeth Hammond has assisted the history department in preparing for Taylor's upcoming weekend of remembrance.

Remembering World War One

Taylor celebrates 100 years of armisticeBy Abigail Roberts | Echo Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 will mark 100 years since the end of WWI. Partnering together, five Taylor academic departments present a memorial weekend, Nov. 8–11 dedicated to the remembering of WWI. “We are a liberal arts school and this is the […]

by · November 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Zondervan Library provides books, periodical, DVDs and more to both students and locals.

Zondervan hosts community readers

Local borrowers can access library itemsEllie Tiemens | The Echo Taylor University’s Zondervan Library is open to more than just students and faculty. Local residents of Upland and surrounding areas are able to borrow the extensive resources offered by the Zondervan Library with the obtention of a Community Borrower card. Though […]

by · November 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
The Television Academy Foundation selected John Bruner to attend their 2018 Faculty Seminar Program.

TU Professor takes on Hollywood

John Bruner selected for exclusive faculty seminarBy Ellie Tiemens | Echo John Bruner, assistant professor of film and media production, was selected to be one of 25 college professors from around the country to attend the Television Academy Foundation’s 2018 Faculty Seminar Program. Bruner has been a professor at Taylor […]

by · October 26, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Upland Print and Stitch entered its third year of business in September.

Upland Print and Stitch enters association

Local business accepted into NNEPRayce Patterson | The Echo Upland Print and Stitch was accepted as a member of the National Network of Embroidery Professionals (NNEP) in September. “We joined (the NNEP) because there’s not a whole lot of industry organizations out there that deal directly with embroidery businesses,” CEO […]

by · October 26, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Local/Indiana, News
Bree’s Beat

Bree’s Beat

Abuse in AustraliaBy Bree Bailey | Contributor Children who are survivors of sexual abuse face lifelong emotional and physical consequences that can be detrimental to their well-being if not handled carefully. For many years, children in Australia did not receive the help they desperately needed due to a flawed system which […]

by · October 26, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News, World/National
David Blevins spoke about the story of Ireland and what being an Irish Christian journalist is like.

Irish journalist visits Taylor

Blevins speaks on conflict and journalismCheri Stutzman | The Echo David Blevins, Irish journalist for Sky News, spoke to a number of students on Wednesday  Oct. 10, on the history and the hope of Ireland. Taylor was one of several colleges Blevins was visiting to give his talk, titled “How […]

by · October 26, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Eugene and Mary Habecker will receive the Legion of Honor award for their servant leadership as Taylor University President and First Lady.

Taylor celebrates superb alumni

Award recipients recognized for serviceTaylor Budzikowski | The Echo Alumni award recipients will be honored for their distinguished achievements throughout the weekend and will receive their awards on Friday, October 12. During Homecoming and Family Weekend 2018, Taylor alumni will be recognized for outstanding achievement and servant leadership, including President […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Bree’s Beat

Bree’s Beat

Velasquez inspires farmersBree Bailey | Contributor Baldemar Velasquez grew up in a family of immigrant farmworkers in Southern Texas. At the young age of five, he spent his days in the fields alongside his parents working long days in the hot sun. Outside of their control, his family was transferred […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News, World/National
Sophomore Meek Lee shows the general admission ticket that will be given to all students to accommodate the large interest in the chapel.

Tebow to speak in chapel

Christian writer shares wisdomBy Abigail Roberts | Echo Athlete Tim Tebow will be visiting Taylor University on Nov. 2 in conjunction with Muncie’s Fields of Faith event. “I don’t think we’ve had someone in chapel of Tim’s notoriety in the 11 years I’ve been here,” Executive Director of Development Mike […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News