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Mike, Leeann and Hope Severe are pictured at Mt. Haleakala National Park in May, 2008, one year after Hope's adoption (photo provided by Mike Severe).

Finding Hope

A Taylor professor’s approach to fostering vulnerable childrenBy Ellen Hershberger | Contributor A teenage girl waits for the results of a pregnancy test. Time stops as a little green plus sign appears on the stick. What now? She tells her parents, her friends, her boyfriend. They end the relationship but […]

by · May 5, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Why should we CARE?

Why should we CARE?

What the CARE conference is and why it is postponedBy Braden Ochs | Echo  As of this week, the CARE conference, an all-day annual seminar-style Taylor event sponsored by the Honors Guild and Village Tree, has been postponed from April to an undecided fall semester date. The CARE conference is […]

by · March 10, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
The fair offers resources for families and teachers.

Taylor to host Autism Family Fun Fair

Grant County Special Education Co-operative teams up with the education departmentBy Anna Oelerich | Contributor On Tuesday, Taylor’s education department will host its second annual Family Fun Fair for children with autism spectrum disorder as well as their families. The event is the result of an ongoing partnership with the […]

by · April 15, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
A child-free family

A child-free family

Is not wanting children wrong?By Becca Jackson | Contributor During my second semester after transferring to Taylor, I was hit with this accusatory question: “Don’t you think you’re being selfish?” A group of friends and I were talking about our futures and what we wanted out of life. I talked […]

by · November 6, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
A Christian conviction

A Christian conviction

An invitation to think critically about LGBT adoptionsBy Edward P. Meadors | Faculty Contributor Taylor is a Christian liberal arts institution committed to self-examining critical thinking. Therefore our faculty and student body share an educational commitment to looking at issues from all perspectives without dogmatism. In accord with Taylor’s educational philosophy, […]

by · September 25, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials