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Seniors Grace Hooley and Drew Shriner, junior 
Alyssa Roat and seniors Chrysa Keenon and Gabby Carlson received awards from the Indiana Collegiate Press Association.

Echo staff receive awards

Writers recognized by press associationBy Gabby Carlson Our weekly newspaper is being recognized outside of the Taylor bubble. The Echo staff won six awards at the Indiana College Press Association (ICPA) convention on Saturday, March 30, 2019. “All of The Echo student journalists do the university proud by the way […]

by · April 5, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · News
Straws are readily available in the Taylor student center

Straws: danger or over exaggeration?

Straws suck, but not as much as one may thinkChrysa Keenon | Echo In 2018, Starbucks announced that they would no longer be using straws. Disney, among other companies, followed. I thought this was great, so I did my part by participating in the #StopSucking campaign by no longer using […]

by · March 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
The Concern for the Unborn group joined together for prayer during the Link for Life event.

Anti-abortion group begins on-campus meetings

Concern for the Unborn raises interestBy Chrysa Keenon The Concern for the Unborn group, a new group meeting to speak out against abortion, met last Friday for the Link for Life event. The Concern for the Unborn group is a collective of students and professors on campus. The group was […]

by · March 1, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · News
A student enjoys a quiet moment with some poetry.

Slow down with a daily poem

Why reading a poem every day is good for youChrysa Keenon | Echo E. Cummings. Emily Dickinson. Robert Frost. What do all these dead people have in common? They were all poets. And the work they completed is relevant to us today, even as media-hungry college students. A lot of […]

by · February 22, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Participants in the Walk-A-Mile event walk to help the homeless

Walk in their shoes

Event to support Marion homeless sheltersBy Chrysa Keenon | Echo A warm bed, a car, a coat, a quick walk to a medical facility. These are all things that can be taken for granted when forgetting the privileges we have as college students. The Grant County Walk-A-Mile event offers an […]

by · February 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Leland Boren will be remembered across campus as an influential member of the community.

Remembering Leland Boren

Member of Taylor community passes awayGabby Carlson & Chrysa Keenon | Co-Editors in Chief Leland Emerson Boren passed away the morning of Nov. 23. According to the statement emailed out by President P. Lowell Haines, Boren passed away peacefully in his sleep. He was able to spend time with his […]

by · November 30, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
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
A gospel quartet comes to pay back roots. (Photograph from triumphantquartet.com)

A Triumphant band to visit Epworth UMC in Matthews

Gospel quartet will fill stage with sound and missionBy Chrysa Keenon | Echo It is not often that a quartet that has made the Top 40 as well as having six number 1 songs hit the charts comes to Matthews, Indiana. But for the Triumphant Quartet, it’s all about paying back […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Political science, psycology, and economics students run a voter registration booth on national Voter Registration Day.

Students get ready and registered

Voting awareness comes to Taylor’s campusBy Chrysa Keenon | Echo Midterm elections, the poll that will determine the course of the next two years in U.S. government, will be held across the country on Nov. 6. The midterm elections are essentially the non-presidential elections, usually held for members of the […]

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