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Student Body President and Vice President poll results

Student Body President and Vice President poll results

Students speak up on how they vote and perceive electionsInformation compiled by Annabelle Blair | Echo The Echo polled Taylor students on the upcoming SBP and VP elections, generating 663 responses. Students were asked if they intended to vote and if they attended the election forum hosted by Taylor Student Organizations, […]

by · February 24, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Current Swallow Robin Student Senator Ashley Dexter runs uncontested for reelection (Photo by Katherine Yeager)

Candidate comparisons

Your guide to who they are and why they’re runningBy Katherine Yeager | Echo Student Body President and Vice President Nicole Arpin and Adam Wright For current Student Body President, senior Nicole Arpin, and Vice President, senior Adam Wright, the roles of Student Body President (SBP) and Vice President (VP) are […]

by · February 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Hello, Mr. President

Hello, Mr. President

Taylor students weigh in on Inauguration Day

by · January 21, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
How can we listen to America's disenfranchised? Photograph provided by Michael Vadon

Should I go home?

Fear, faith and the power of empathyBy Robert E. Aronson | Faculty Contributor This article is adapted from “‘Should I Go Home’ and Other Utterances,” published in Global Health Now A Bahamian student stopped me in the hallway on Wednesday morning, just hours after the election results came in. “My […]

by · December 2, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
America needs loving Christian voices amidst all the fear of the future.

This point forward

Give unity a chanceBy Alex Horb | Contributor “When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best . . . They’re bringing drugs. They’re bringing crime. They’re rapists. And some, I assume, are good people.” – President-elect Donald J. Trump This is just one of the many controversial things […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
The line to vote stretched to the poll location door at times (Photo by Naomi Page).

Decision Grant County

A local election briefBy Annabelle Blair | Echo Residents of the Upland area directly surrounding Taylor’s campus voted at Upland Community Church––the poll location for Jefferson 1st and 3rd precincts. The poll location remained open between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesday, with some election officials beginning work at […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Students and faculty listen to the “After the Voting Booth” presentation in Zurcher Commons. Photo by: Naomi Page

Civility and constituent conversations

Reactions to Decision 2016By Katherine Yeager | Echo On Sunday, November 13, Taylor University Provost Jeffery Moshier requested that the following statement be included in this article: “Taylor University is a place where we continually challenge each other to grow together in community and in the image of Christ, and where […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Rodriguez: "Trump says black voters have nothing to lose. But I do: my family." Photograph provided by Michael Vadon.

A story of tears

Some waited for a miracle. Some waited in fear.By Victor H. Rodriguez II | Contributor Rodriguez: “Trump says black voters have nothing to lose. But I do: my family.” Photograph provided by Michael Vadon. On November 8, 2016, some people were waiting for a miracle while others were waiting for […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Rodriguez: "Trump says black voters have nothing to lose. But I do: my family." Photograph provided by Michael Vadon.

Voices

Our responses do not end in a ballot checkboxBy Adam Wright | Student body vice president I have heard voices crying out from campus and beyond, and as a Christian community, we cannot keep dismissing them. If I’ve found anything true during this election season, it is that people want […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Col. Philip Chaffee (USAF-Ret) as he appeared in 1968 serving in Viet Nam.

Photograph provided by Linda K. Taylor.

Freedom and responsibility

The source and meaning of our nation’s freedomBy Linda K. Taylor | Faculty contributor Today is Veteran’s Day. Today we honor you men and women who are or have been part of our American military, fighting for freedom. I wish more people understood the sacrifices you’ve made—separation from family, constant […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials