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Clau Viscarra and Dan Saldi lead the audience in a popular Brazilian dance entitled “Latin Beats.” (Photograph by Mel Kerigan)

A journey home

Intercultural students join together to celebrate their home cultures on Mosaic Night. The event begins with a Global Market, featuring food from around the world. Afterward, students will educate their classmates and friends about their homes through creative performances.

by · May 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Life & Times, News
An out of this world experience

An out of this world experience

To celebrate Taylor’s first year with sanctioned dances, TSO is throwing a futuristic, space-themed dance in the Euler atrium. While less formal, it will feature video games, laser tag, flashing lights and fast-paced music.

by · May 2, 2014 · 0 comments · News
Biology professor Jan Reber gave a reading at Rothrock’s Retirement Soirée Tuesday night.
Photo Credit: Photograph by Luke Lines

Veteran professor retires

After teaching at Taylor for 33 years, environmental science professor Paul Rothrock is retiring. Rothrock made numerous valuable contributions to Taylor over the years, from establishing the environmental sciences masters to designing the Randall Environmental Science building.

by · April 28, 2014 · 0 comments · News
Dancing out of darkness

Dancing out of darkness

Meals were battles fought in secret, especially when Ellen was surrounded by wingmates from First South English. “I would start with something really healthy . . . a salad. And then people would always be like, ‘Oh, Ellen, you’re so healthy. You always eat so healthy. I want to be like you.’” But the girls around the dinner table didn’t know about what always followed.

by · April 25, 2014 · 0 comments · News
Finding our roots

Finding our roots

Heritage Weekend is the one weekend of the school year where Taylor takes time to remember their roots and the influence of alumni on campus. Famous traditions that have lasted for years, such as Taylathon, will be taking place this weekend.

by · April 25, 2014 · 0 comments · News
Capturing Beauty, Conquering Fear

Capturing Beauty, Conquering Fear

Women’s Programming hosted a week of events that focused on conquering fears, encouraging vulnerability and, most importantly, capturing beauty. Several workshops were hosted Monday through Wednesday culminating in the Fancy Dinner Thursday night.

by · April 12, 2014 · 0 comments · News
‘The perfect storm’

‘The perfect storm’

Even after raising an additional $1.8 million through a tuition increase next year, Taylor faced a $1 million budget shortfall. The university made some difficult cuts to make ends meet—and more may be on the way.

by · April 11, 2014 · 0 comments · News
Youth Conference Commences

Youth Conference Commences

Youth Conference kicks off this week at Taylor. Speaker Jeffrey Dean headlines a weekend with a theme based on Galatians 2:16.

by · April 11, 2014 · 0 comments · News
DegreeWorks works for you

DegreeWorks works for you

Course lists are scattered over your floor, your third cup of coffee is empty, and you still don’t know which classes you need next semester. Sound familiar? Taylor’s new degree-audit program just might offer some hope for four-year planning.

by · April 9, 2014 · 0 comments · News
Dead phones are no more

Dead phones are no more

Zondervan Library continues to make strides towards electronically connecting students by providing a charging station for phones and tablets.

by · April 8, 2014 · 0 comments · News