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New living-learning community begins next year

New living-learning community begins next year

A new Living Learning Community aimed at helping orphans and vulnerable children is coming to Taylor campus this summer. The goal of the LCC is to combine Scott Moeschberger’s class on Orphans and Vulnerable Children with a summer practicum and a year where participants live together.

by · December 6, 2013 · 0 comments · News
New course offerings pursue educational engagement

New course offerings pursue educational engagement

Tom Jones, dean of the School of Humanities, Arts and Biblical Studies, believes transformational courses are those that are the most engaging. A dozen new classes being offered next semester are part of a plan to revamp the curriculum to spur engagement.

by · December 6, 2013 · 4 comments · News
A professor remembers Nelson Mandela

A professor remembers Nelson Mandela

Taylor professor Nicholas Kerton-Johnson remembers the day Nelson Mandela was released from a South African prison. Kerton-Johnson was standing under the city council building in Cape Town and was surrounded by joyous throngs eager for Mandela to change their nation. Mandela—who died today at the age of 95—did even more. He changed the world.

by · December 5, 2013 · 0 comments · News, World/National
Shooting at Liberty University prompts questions on security

Shooting at Liberty University prompts questions on security

The shooting at Liberty University has raised questions for other Christian colleges about security, including at Taylor. Hear what Chief of Police Jeff Wallace had to say about TU’s preparation for such an emergency.

by · November 22, 2013 · 0 comments · News
TU Marketplace to launch Saturday

TU Marketplace to launch Saturday

Walmart runs are no longer a concern for Taylor students. Enactus is launching TU Marketplace, a website that will deliver every need from Walmart to every dorm on campus.

by · November 22, 2013 · 0 comments · News
Midwest gets caught up in storms

Midwest gets caught up in storms

A big storm system blew through the Midwest Nov. 17, causing devastation in Illinois and Indiana. Nearly a week later, several cities are just beginning to rebuild and recover.

by · November 22, 2013 · 0 comments · News
Political triple-treat arriving to Taylor

Political triple-treat arriving to Taylor

The political science and international relations, economics and philosophy departments have joined together to form a new PPE major. While the major won’t officially be open until fall 2014, many students are excited to switch over.

by · November 21, 2013 · 0 comments · News
STORIFY: TU proves stronger than the storm

STORIFY: TU proves stronger than the storm

Pictures, Tweets and news from the Taylor community about the November Midwest storm outbreak of 2013

by · November 17, 2013 · 0 comments · Multimedia, News
The TSO money trail

The TSO money trail

Taylor students pay TSO $37 a semester as a part of their student fees. The money is widely dispersed across student development and TSO to meet several different needs.

by · November 15, 2013 · 0 comments · News
Ethics Bowl team brings home a trophy

Ethics Bowl team brings home a trophy

In a dominating performance, the Taylor Ethics Bowl team took home first place in their regional competition, with individual Taylor teams taking first, third and fifth place. Victory in hand, the students turn their attention toward the national competition in the spring.

by · November 15, 2013 · 0 comments · News