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Students hear the thoughts of a speaker.

Discussion opens at Taylor

Announcing a series of articles and forumsTom Jones | Contributor At the beginning of the year, Campus Pastor Jon Cavanagh invited the Taylor community to take time at 10 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday to come together, praise God, seek His presence and open our Bibles, minds and hearts […]

by · April 12, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Junior Cassidy Drabek and sophomore Hannah Thalmayer participate in civil discussion.

People populate politics

Seek to find human beings in discussionJakob Miller | Contributor One in six Americans has stopped talking to a friend or family member because of disagreements over politics. That scares me. The next election is almost upon us (campaign ads are already running!) and political rhetoric has barely cooled since […]

by · March 29, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
The purpose of WOKEuary is to have a month where the Taylor community can engage with and reflect upon Black History Month.

Purposefully engaging Black History Month

OIP encourages student body to reflectBy Caroline Shapley | Echo Combining the month of February and the idea of being “woke”— being actively aware of systemic injustice and prejudice — especially related to civil and human rights — the Office of Intercultural Programs (OIP), has created WOKEuary. This idea originated […]

by · February 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Students link arms and pray: interceding for “walls to come down, hearts to be softened and repentance from the sin of racism,” according to the event invitation. (Photo by Cassidy Grom)

Race relations

Six snapshots of Taylor students’ experiences By Cassidy Grom | Echo On campus “I never noticed that I was actually black until I came to school,” senior Leslie Romer said. Romer grew up in the Bahamas. The first semester of his freshman year at Taylor, his professor, who is black, came […]

by · October 14, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Table talk

Table talk

Choros group discusses gender and sexuality issues in open forumBy Cassidy Grom and Becca Robb | Echo     Tuesday evening, Choros, a discussion group about gender and sexuality, reconvened for the first time this semester. Approximately 20 people gathered in the Braden Room around a large dinner table. Their […]

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