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Taylor students study abroad around the world, including in Ecuador.

Taylor stands out in study abroad ranking

Open Doors ranks Taylor in top fiveAbigail Roberts | The Echo This week, Open Doors released their 2016—2017 report with Taylor ranking among top five across all three of their categories: total number of students studying abroad, percent of students studying abroad and overall sum of students involved in short […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
The Ethics Bowl team prepares for national competition.

Taylor Ethics Bowl team qualifies ninth year in a row for nationals

Five freshman and six veterans win regionalsAbigail Roberts | The Echo Each year, Taylor sends two to three teams of five to Ethics Bowl’s regional competition. Out of 28 teams, this year, Taylor placed third and sixth. All top five teams move on to nationals, held in Baltimore, Maryland next […]

by · November 16, 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
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
The Office of Intercultural Programs handles international and ESL students.

International student recruitment shifts

ESL responds to recruitment changesBy Abigail Roberts | Echo This year, Taylor welcomed 26 international students from 18 nations, two Korean exchange students and zero new English as a Second Language (ESL) students. Developed in 2009, Taylor’s 4-year ESL program has had an average of eight students a year primarily […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
The Moria refugee camp in Lesvos, Greece is far past capacity.

Is there hope in this place?

Moria refugee camp set up to failBy Abigail Roberts | Echo I stood over a smoldering tent, gazing into the eyes of a family who once again had lost everything. “Everything, everything was in the tent,” an Afghan refugee said. “We had just used our bank card to buy our […]

by · October 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials