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Taylor faculty members gather for a weekly meeting.

Taylor raises staff wages one percent

Pay raises given to faculty and staff30Cheri Stutzman | The Echo Taylor University has announced one percent wage increases for all Taylor faculty and staff, coming in effect Jan 1, 2019. In an email President P. Lowell Haines sent to faculty and staff, he announced that the wages of all […]

by · November 30, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Josh Fuder helps train students in health living.

FiTU: holistic fitness for faculty

Taylor introduces new employee wellness programTaylor Budzikowski | The Echo Taylor has started fresh with the new FiTU Employee Wellness Program due to low participation in the previous program, Healthy Habits. Faculty and staff are encouraged by the program to model healthy lifestyles to their students. During the 2017–2018 school […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Faculty Adviser Alan Blanchard

The Echo benefits from faculty voices

Dr. Blanchard encourages other faculty submissionsBy Alan Blanchard | Faculty Adviser “The Echo Opinions section is a space for students alone, not a space for faculty to voice their opinions or thoughts.” This or a similar reply reached my ears more than once when I asked some faculty colleagues outside […]

by · September 14, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Dr. Hensley resigned from Taylor University on June 16.

Professor resigned amid allegations of misconduct

Dr. Hensley leaves Taylor on his own accordBy Gabby Carlson & Chrysa Keenon | Echo Former Professional Writing Professor Dennis Hensley resigned on June 16 when faced with multiple allegations of misconduct. In late May, an investigation was opened due to information provided from second-hand sources that multiple women claimed […]

by · August 31, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Photograph provided by Taylor University

A fond farewell to faculty

Honoring our retiring professorsBy Becca Eis & Kassidy Hall | Echo Al Harrison Originally intending to be a high school band director, Al Harrison will retire this May after 39 years as a professor. After completing his master’s degree at University of Illinois, one of his advisors encouraged him to interview for […]

by · May 11, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Josh Craton, Wengatz Hall director, has been watching Airband performances every year since 8th grade. (Photograph provided by Josh Craton)

Show-stopping staff steal stage

Faculty and staff participation in AirbandBy Becca Eis and Kassidy Hall | Echo For over 30 years, Airband, originally held biannually, transitioned from solo acts on risers in the Hodson Dining Commons to choreographed group acts complete with a theme, lighting effects and song mash-ups. Now faculty and staff at […]

by · March 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Part-time passions

Part-time passions

Fun free time activities from faculty and studentsBy Rayce Patterson | Echo  Ben Kiers Year: Sophomore Hobby: Longboard making How did you get started? “I longboarded for the first time as an early teenager. A couple of my friends had gotten into it, so I just kinda tagged along with […]

by · September 15, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Amy Stucky begins her new role as a full-time faculty member after over 20 years in the athletic department. (Photograph by Riley Hochstetler)

New opportunities

Amy Stucky steps away from athletic administration to full-time faculty positionBy Braden Ochs | Echo Amy Stucky, who has served in various athletics administration roles since 1996, has left an administration position to become a full-time faculty in the kinesiology department. It’s a new experience for Taylor not to have […]

by · September 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Photograph by Brad Timmerman

Preparing tomorrow’s generation of truth-tellers

Meet the Echo’s new faculty adviserDr. Alan Blanchard | Faculty Adviser “Though all the winds of doctrine were let loose to play upon the earth, so truth be in the field, we do injuriously by licensing and prohibiting to misdoubt her strength. Let her and falsehood grapple; who ever knew […]

by · September 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Photograph provided by Adam Perry

Goodbye, and thank you

Eight instructors are retiringBy Luke A. Wildman | Opinions Editor Ron Benbow Position: Professor of mathematics Length of service: 30 years Taylor origin story: Benbow came to Taylor after teaching for 14 years in the Marion school district. He thought he’d be here for one year, but stayed for 30! A […]

by · May 14, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News