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A Taylathon team shows off their numbers and their love for one another.

Taylathon team previews

Team captains give sneak peekBy Victoria Lawson | Echo As the annual Taylathon bike race comes swiftly around the corner, the Taylathon team captains are busy preparing their teams for what lies ahead. The captains and their riders share a similar sense of nervous anticipation, but they each have unique […]

by · October 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Now seniors, freshmen from the Class of 2019 pose with their O-Group.

Freshman courses merge

O-Group combines with FoundationsBy Abigail Yasmeen Roberts | Echo This fall, Taylor’s 536 new freshmen will be the first Taylor students in history to experience the newly combined Foundations (IAS110) and First Year Experience (IAS101) class. “This conversation has been going on for 10 years,” Scott Gaier, director of the […]

by · August 31, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Freshman Abigail Pyle demonstrates the classic confusion of not knowing how to navigate around the many campus landmarks.

Welcome Weekend tips and tricks for freshmen

We help calm the crazyBy Kassidy Weemhoff | Echo   Freshmen, we get it. We’ve all been where you are: excited, nervous and very overwhelmed. With meeting so many new people, trying to organize your room, figuring out how to live with a roommate you hardly know and braving the endless […]

by · August 24, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Freshmen Will Ritsema, Elissa Erb, Jacob Ferguson and Lily Walter display their Taylor pride and enthusiasm as they lead the freshman class.

Freshman of Inter-Class Council reflects on first year

Planning events and changing perspectivesBy Victoria Lawson | Echo Freshmen Elissa Erb, Jacob Ferguson, Will Ritsema and Lily Walter of the Inter-Class Council (ICC) cabinet are thankful for what they consider to be a successful and meaningful year. “We care about more than just about events,” said Walter, the freshman ICC […]

by · May 4, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Gathered in the prayer chapel, the startup IJM club members discuss goals and events.

Fresh faces fight injustice

New IJM chapter focuses on advocacy, prayer and fundraisingBy Drew Shriner | Contributor One of Taylor’s newest clubs is also made up of some of Taylor’s newest faces; a freshmen led group has teamed up to form a school chapter for International Justice Mission (IJM). IJM serves in developing countries, and attempts […]

by · February 23, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
How to College

How to College

A freshman guide to stepping out of your comfort zoneBy Braden Ochs | Echo Let’s face it: the first few months of freshman year can be exhausting. Moving your stuff into your cramped dorm room and meeting the people you have to live with all year is rough. Every day is […]

by · August 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
The Freshman 10

The Freshman 10

What to know before your freshman year at TaylorBy Gabby Carlson | Echo     Every other freshman on your wing or floor is just as nervous as you are. Don’t be afraid to talk about it. Chances are, they are having just as hard of a time.     Getting involved with others […]

by · August 26, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times