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Sophomore Leigh Sumner and Freshman Angela Loh show off their bowls before filling them with soup.

Empty Bowls raises money and awareness

Another Taylor World Outreach eventBy Ellie Tiemens | Staff Writer Chances are, if students are standing in a long line, it’s for a good reason. On Wednesday, Nov. 14, students stood in a line like this that stretched out the door of the Dining Commons. Why? For a bowl of […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times, Uncategorized
Students observe the apocalyptic group of illustrations in the art exhibit
(Photograph by Ben Williams)

Stitches of meaning found in the cornfields of Taylor

Professor and illustrator displays his artworkBy Chrysa Keenon | Echo A combination of acrylic and digital paintings, intentional thought put into every brushstroke. Such describes Professor of Art and Department Co-Chair Jonathan Bouw’s work in “Incident on Gaston Pike.” The pieces, which can be found in Metcalf Gallery, are unique […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Each enormous print is inspired by a foreign culture of the artist’s choosing
(Photograph by Ben Williams)

Ink, tractors and lawn rollers make artwork

Art class creates prints inspired by foreign culturesBy Emily Pawlowski | Echo Lawn rollers and art are not known to have much in common. But this semester, the relief and serigraphy class found a way to make the two overlap. Scattered throughout the student center and its surrounding lawn, art […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Junior Erica Bell won first prize in the OVC art contest. (Photograph provided by Jazmin Tuscani)

Learn the art of looking through the eyes of another

OVC art contest raises awarenessBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo Look and you will see the innocent, pleading eyes of children looking for love. Their voices speak through the artwork submitted to the Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) art contest which will be on display in the Larita Boren Campus Center until […]

by · November 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Graphic by Liam Brettenny

Are video games are a waste of time or not?

Looking at video games as an art formBy Carson Jacobs | Contributor “You have five more minutes before I make you get off the Nintendo!” Almost any person who has invested time in the wonderful hobby of video games has heard this statement coming from their mother at one point or […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Steve Norman is ready to listen at ArtPrize this October.

Alumni takes risks with ‘The Preachers’

Steve Norman enters piece into ArtPrize Grace Hooley | Echo Each of us takes a risk in life, but ’95 graduate and pastor, Steve Norman, is taking a risk through his ArtPrize entry “The Preachers” starting Sept. 19 and finishing Oct. 7 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Norman’s interactive piece includes […]

by · September 14, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Seniors Hannah Goebel and Camden Johnson receive awards for their films. (Photograph provided Kathy Bruner)

Future filmmakers win prestigious awards

Film students’ hard work pays offBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo Two student films won the Crystal Pillar student production award from the regional Emmy organization—the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS), Lower Great Lakes Chapter (LGL). Seniors Hannah Goebel and Camden Johnson attended the award ceremony in Indianapolis on […]

by · August 31, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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
Seniors Megan Kammer and Amanda Felver are excited to display their senior projects. (Photograph by Ruth Flores-Orellana)

Seniors show off their artistic skills

The meaning behind the senior art showBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo Six art students will display their myriad of talents and the culmination of the hard work they have accomplished during their studies. The opening reception for this senior art show is tonight at 6 in the Metcalf Gallery. This exhibit’s […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Assistant Professor of Art Jeremie Riggleman’s “Zoo of Lusts” falls 
into the artistic category of kitsch, which he finds to be ironically beautiful. (Photograph provided by Jeremie Riggleman)

Animal associations

A look at Professor Jeremie Riggleman’s artistic styleBy Becca Eis | Echo Think of a fox. Words that come to mind might be sly, cunning and swift, but where do the associations between this animal and these characteristics come from? The answer to that question is explored in Assistant Professor […]

by · February 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Features