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Freshman Cheri Stutzman and her family lived in Thailand and served in that community for 15 years before she came to Taylor.

Questions missionary kids want to ignore

Taking a different approach to the conversationBy Cheri Stutzman | Contributor Fast food. Long road trips. A different church every Sunday. Amongst the joys of seeing family again, a missionary kid (MK)’s return to the U.S. on furlough is fraught with culture shock, visiting supporting churches and questions they don’t know how to […]

by · February 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times

Race is the rash we shouldn’t scratch

Contesting the race conversationBy David Nurkkala | Contributor If you’ve found it within you to look past the evocative title and all of the assumptions you’ve carried past it, I applaud you. To assuage your fears, let me preface my short essay with this: I believe racist behavior is evil, […]

by · November 10, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Joy emanates from Travis Trotman in all he does. (Photograph provided by Travis Trotman)

A heart for the Taylor students

Meet Travis Trotman, Gerig and Breuninger’s new assistant hall directorBy Abigail Roberts | Echo Born and raised in Barbados with a heart for conversations on race, diversity or just about anything, Taylor welcomes Gerig and Breuninger’s new assistant hall director and Master of Arts in Higher Education (MAHE) student. Travis […]

by · October 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Smashing cars is great, but what about challenging stereotypes?

No, bro

Men’s programming alienates some with gender stereotypesBy Austin Lindner | Echo I’m aware that I’m not your typical male. For me, going to a football game is about as much fun as watching a bunch of squirrels fighting over an acorn for three hours. I’m unashamed to admit that I took an […]

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