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Dr. Eric Hernandez, junior Anna Cummings and graduate student Danielle Spoutz enjoy fast food at a recent trip to California promoting the Enactus program.
Photograph provided by Anna Cummings

Enactus goes west

Students and professors represent Taylor in CaliforniaBy Emily Rachelle Russell | Echo On Oct. 19–21, junior Anna Cummings and graduate student Danielle Spoutz with Associate Professor of Accounting Eric Hernandez and Associate Professor of Business Jody Hirschy attended and presented at the 2017 Christian Business Faculty Association (CBFA) Annual Conference, […]

by · October 27, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Data provided by PEW research center. Graphic illustrated by Ian Proano

Women in leadership

The world is changing—businesses need to adaptBy Samantha Petersen | Contributor As the world continues to diversify, business leaders need to change along with it. For success in today’s market, more women need to be in business leadership. In 2013, 37 percent of women between ages 25 and 29 held bachelor’s […]

by · April 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Fixing ugly

Fixing ugly

Former Taylor athletes give wire dog kennels a makeover By Carly Wheeler | Contributor   Taylor alumni Brody (’11) and Bethany (’12) Rathman love their dogs, but they never expected a homemade dog kennel to change the course of their entire careers. The couple moved to Colorado soon after completing […]

by · October 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Three ACBSP representatives analyze Taylor’s business department practices.

Credit where credit is due

Taylor business department receives accreditation bodyBy Emily Rachelle Russell | Contributor The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) visited Taylor’s campus Sunday, Oct. 2 through Wednesday, Oct. 5 to complete the final step of Taylor’s business department accreditation process. This accreditation would cover all the business majors, including […]

by · October 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Family food

Family food

Son takes over father’s catering company The love of cooking might be hereditary. Over 35 years ago, Larry Couch founded Peace & Plenty Catering. Now his son, Josh Couch, is taking over as Larry plans for retirement. On your webpage, it says you bought the Peace & Plenty restaurant after […]

by · September 30, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Local/Indiana
Rhoda Sommers welcomes the new challenge of serving Taylor’s faculty and students as dean of the social sciences, education and business department. (Photo by Mindy Wildman)

Summer’s over, Sommers just began

Taylor welcomes Dean of Social Sciences, Education and BusinessBy Annabelle Blair | Echo Rhoda Sommers assumed her new role as dean of the social sciences, education and business department (SSEB) on July 1, 2016, after Connie Lightfoot’s retirement last spring. Sommers had been employed as dean of the school of education […]

by · September 9, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
A first generation college student, Lightfoot never thought her career would include higher education. Photo provided by Adam Perry.

Connie Lightfoot Retires

Dean of the school of social sciences, education and business empowered women in leadership on campus By Annabelle Blair | Echo “I really hope students consider what God’s plan is for them, not just with personal relationships but to be used in a profession or leadership role.” Along with her […]

by · May 5, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
The group toured the New York Stock Exchange, compliments of a Taylor alumnus who won a visit on a charity auction (Provided by Scott Adams)

Business students visit NYC

Taylor business and finance students visit New York Stock ExchangeBy Brecken Mumford | Contributor  Business professor Scott Adams and seven business and finance students recently made a trip to New York City for Quinnipiac University’s annual Global Asset Management Education (Q G.A.M.E.) Forum. They had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tour […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Sophomores Kory Orellana, Wyatt Shanks, Joe Schuette and Graham Ortmann are hosting a carwash for their management class

Car wash, canines come to campus

“Wash a Whip, Pet a Pup” proceeds to benefit Grant County Humane SocietyBy Natalie Nohr | Contributor Roll those cars out of their parking spaces and head to the west Odle parking lot for a car wash and time with puppies on Saturday from 12-2:30 p.m. A car wash is […]

by · April 15, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Mike McLean and his sister hope to help nurses keep track of their stethoscopes.

Sink or swim

See which entrepreneurs survived Taylor’s Shark TankBy Wren Haynes | Echo It’s that time of year again, when styrofoam sharks patrol campus and student entrepreneurs pursue their dreams. Last night, seven teams of students presented their business proposals to a panel of judges at Promising Venture’s second annual Shark Tank. […]

by · November 20, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · News