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Nathanael and Courtney Warren are awaiting the chance to see their international coffee shop open in Spain.

Nathanael Warren is teaching English through Meraki Cafe

Alumni brings coffee shop to SpainChrishauna Curry | Echo Nathanael Warren (’13) will be opening his coffee shop soon in Basque, Spain. Nathanael Warren graduated as a biblical studies major. Not only is the Meraki Cafe an upcoming coffee shop, but it will also be a place where the Basque people […]

by · April 12, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Emily Griesinger presents on religious identity and women writers. Photo by Jazmin Tuscani.

Taylor hosts literature conference

Creative presenters gather on campusEllie Tiemens | The Echo The English Department is once again hosting the Making Literature Conference from Feb. 28 – Mar. 2. This conference, held every two years, was created to celebrate the intersection of literature, writing and faith at the undergraduate level. This year, students […]

by · March 1, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · News
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Different voices come together in ‘Unvarnished’

‘Parnassus’ releases their 2019 journalBy Emily Pawlowski | Echo For 57 years, Taylor students have shared a platform for their writing and art. This week, that tradition continues with the official release of the 2019 edition of “Parnassus.” This year’s theme was “Unvarnished,” and students were encouraged to create pieces […]

by · March 1, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
“The arts are an important part of our lives, and the fact that The Echo has an A&E section is testament to that fact.” – Elizabeth Hartmann

Meet the Arts and Entertainment editor

She walks the walk and can talk the talkBy Victoria Lawson | Staff Writer Everyone knows those outdated and cliche social media bios with the line, “I love long walks on the beach/in the woods/to the fridge.” But for junior Elizabeth Hartmann, the Arts and Entertainment section editor for The […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Sophomore Chloe Sohmer uses a fan to cool down inside Olson Hall.

Our View: Facebook commenters need to cool it

Research supports adding air conditioningBy The Echo Editorial Board The Echo Editorial Board consists of Co-Editor in Chief Chrysa Keenon, Co-Editor in Chief Gabby Carlson, Opinions Editor Drew Shriner, Features Editor Grace Hooley, News Co-Editor Rayce Patterson and News Co-Editor Holly Gaskill. Hope Bolinger’s article entitled “Taylor University needs to […]

by · October 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
The new English Hall director Jessica Torres is also passionate about the Spanish language and is trying to start a club on campus. (Courtesy of Jessica Torres)

Q&A with new English Hall director

Times with Jessica Torres will be fun this yearBy Alyssa Roat | Echo Q: What drew you to Taylor? A: I heard a lot about Taylor from colleagues at Wheaton who had either attended, worked at Taylor or had kids going to Taylor. Q: What is your “Taylor story?” A: […]

by · August 24, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
(L to R) Seniors Sarah Davis and Mary Anleitner are relieved by sharing their reflections on the English Relief Journal. (Photograph by Riley Hochstetler)

Bringing Relief journal to campus

Taylor professor and students contributeBy Caroline Shapley | Contributor A national literary journal, Relief, is housed within the Taylor English department. Daniel Bowman Jr., associate professor of English, is the editor-in-chief and publisher of Relief. Bowman became involved with Relief when the journal was still being published in Chicago. His […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Community education opportunities

Community education opportunities

S.C.A.L.E. program to help immigrants learn EnglishBy: Chrysa Keenon | Echo  Taylor University students and faculty have participated and volunteered in the Students, Children and Adults Language Education (S.C.A.L.E.) programs across the Grant County community. The program strives to prepare young immigrant children for successful school entry in the U.S., to […]

by · August 25, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News

Open House Reviews

The last week in reviewBy Gabby Carlson | Echo These are the last open houses to be reviewed this school year! Stay tuned for the winner in next week’s print edition of the Echo!   Red, White and Breu: Decorations: 4 Floor Involvement: 3.5 Originality: 3.5 Overall: 3.75   Welcome […]

by · April 28, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
(Photograph by Halie Owens) Indiana Poet Laureate Shari Wagner read at Wednesday’s chapel along with Taylor faculty and students.

Celebrating literature

Making Literature Conference kicked off on Thursday By Laura Koenig | Echo They’ve made the literature. Now it’s time to celebrate the artistry. Five published authors and 48 student presenters are sharing and discussing their critical papers, fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry at Taylor’s Making Literature Conference that happens every […]

by · March 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment