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Finals week encouragement from professors

Finals week encouragement from professors

Need to power through this week?Compiled by Lauren Rink | Echo   Dr. Jeff Cramer: Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering It’s important to remember that whether you nailed it or bombed it, this semester does not define you. I’m sure you flourished and floundered. It’s a journey and this semester […]

by · May 11, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
The Echo’s seniors reflect on four years

The Echo’s seniors reflect on four years

Our ViewBy Editorial Board | Echo Q. What would you say to your freshman self? Eric Andrews, Editor in Chief: Find something to get involved in. Don’t be afraid to go out of your comfort zone. Joining The Echo was one of the best decisions I made in college, despite […]

by · May 11, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
These witty performers put on Rice Pilaf, an improv show that has the audience laughing hysterically every time.

Rice Pilaf graduates four seniors and prepares to give back

What is next for this comedy groupBy Carly Wheeler| Contributor Rice Pilaf, Taylor’s improvisational comedy group, is known for the crazy games and bellowing laughter experienced at each show. In a couple weeks, Rice Pilaf will say goodbye to its four senior members: Marissa Gabel, Nathan Mortensen, Max Partain and Paje […]

by · May 4, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Former first lady and ’68 Taylor alumnus Marylou Habecker visited Taylor campus last Wednesday, and she will be back on campus again for Commencement.

Marylou Habecker to receive honorary doctorate

Former first lady of Taylor will be honored at commencementBy Marian Douglas | Echo When Marylou Habecker received an email from Taylor University announcing the recipient of an honorary degree, she had no idea that she was the one Taylor planned to honor. “I saw the subject and thought, ‘How […]

by · May 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Lizzie Wilson tells graduating seniors about life after college

Letters from grads, to grads 3/7

Taylor graduates give their advice to seniorsBy Gabby Carlson | Echo Lizzie Wilson ’16 Graphic Design To be honest, this first year out of college has been the hardest of my life. After graduation last may, I went home to Ohio for three weeks and then moved my life to […]

by · May 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Class of 2017 Infographic

Classy numbers

Interesting facts and statistics about the class of 2017Graphic by Derek Bender | Echo

by · May 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Features, News
Photograph by Mindy Wildman

Goodbye, Taylor

Ramblings on my years as an undergraduateBy Luke A. Wildman | Opinions Editor Isn’t this a crazy time of year? Yikes. Flowers bloom along sidewalks, daily thunderstorms scour our campus, due dates loom over us . . . and I’m about to graduate. Wait. How did I even get here? […]

by · May 5, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Students line up next to our beloved Union decades ago for graduation.

The spaceship traditions

Alumni reflect on the old Student UnionBy Bryce Peters | Contributor Many people in the Taylor community believe the myth that the old Student Union, or the “spaceship,” is a historical landmark. Unfortunately, it is nothing more than Taylor lore. The dome is just a uniquely built structure that has […]

by · April 28, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Preliminary statistics from the Senior Exit Survey. (Designed by Matthew Morse.)

A 170-year legacy

Meet the graduating class of ’16By Katherine Yeager | Contributor  From Pick-a-Dates to Airband, O-Groups to Senior Seminar, Taylor memories will fly through the 2016 graduates’ brains at lightning speed as they turn their tassels May 21. The preliminary results from senior surveys as well as reflections from students and […]

by · May 6, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Students in cut majors are having little difficulty registering for classes. Illustration by Matt Morse.

RAC Sheets, registration and the Review

Students in now-defunct majors decide what to do for registrationBy Katherine Yeager | Echo Spring arrives in Upland  with rain, snow and the University Program Review (UPR). Announced on Feb. 23, the UPR now begins to manifest itself in the lives of students, faculty and staff. Cuts of $3.8 million […]

by · April 15, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News