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Taylor students study abroad around the world, including in Ecuador.

Taylor stands out in study abroad ranking

Open Doors ranks Taylor in top fiveAbigail Roberts | The Echo This week, Open Doors released their 2016—2017 report with Taylor ranking among top five across all three of their categories: total number of students studying abroad, percent of students studying abroad and overall sum of students involved in short […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
“I love sharing stories because it gives me the chance to relive an experience as well as give the other person a window into my life.”
––Allison White

Humans of TU

When outsiders are pulled into the familyBy Carly Wheeler | Contributor “I was outside crying just because it was really hard and I kept messing up and I couldn’t communicate with people,” junior Allison White said. “And my host dad came out and was trying to comfort me. He told […]

by · September 14, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Pato lives less than 100 yards away from Taylor University, a place he once called home, but is no longer able to attend. (photo by Hannah Bolds)

Pato’s dream

Ecuadorian student prays for miracleBy Cassidy Grom | Echo Patricio (Pato) Borja, 21, lives less than 100 yards from his dream. On school days, Pato pulls out of his driveway and sees Taylor University, the place he once called home—and keeps driving. Through a series of unlikely circumstances, Pato attended […]

by · December 9, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Riot gear and jazz music

Riot gear and jazz music

Studying abroad in Cuenca, EcuadorBy: Nicole Arpin | Echo This short narrative describes an evening I experienced out on the town while studying abroad for a semester in Cuenca, Ecuador in Fall 2014. “Why aren’t there any cars?” someone asked as we walked toward Cuenca’s central park on Wednesday night. […]

by · November 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Earthquake disrupts Ecuador

Earthquake disrupts Ecuador

Taylor students share in distress for their countryBy Julia Camara | Contributor A massive earthquake shook the shores and cities of Ecuador on Saturday, tearing up motorways, destroying homes and leaving the entire country in a debilitated state. The New York Times said the 7.8-magnitude earthquake is the worst Ecuador […]

by · April 22, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · World/National
Claudia Patino, Andre Toral, Paulina Sempertegui, Juan Sempertegui, Juan Malo and Fernando Martinez are visiting Taylor for just under a month

¡Bienvenida a Taylor!

Taylor joins with partners in Cuenca to host Ecuadorian students on campusBy  Becca Robb | Echo Claudia Patino, Andre Toral, Paulina Sempertegui, Juan Sempertegui, Juan Malo and Fernando Martinez are visiting Taylor for just under a month     Six students from Ecuador are visiting campus this month as part […]

by · March 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News