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Mikayla Marazzi spoke with Fox Business about Grants for Grads.

Grant County gives grants to grads

Housing incentive makes national newsBy Rayce Patterson | Echo Grant for Grads, Grant County’s initiative to draw recent graduates to find employment in the area, gained national attention over the summer. Grant for Grads is a housing assistance program put together by the Grant County Economic Growth Council. The program […]

by · August 24, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Local/Indiana, News
The firefly is Indiana’s new official state insect according to Senate Bill 236 passed in February. (Photograph provided by Flickr)

Indiana’s got the bug

Indiana officially designates state insectBy Kelly Abraham | Echo This past February, Governor Eric Holcomb passed Senate Act 236 to make the Say’s Firefly the official state insect of Indiana. After Rhode Island declared the American Burying Beetle their state insect in 2015, Indiana became one of only six U.S. […]

by · April 27, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Sarah Smith ('17) scored in the top 10 on the Certified Public Accountant exam in Indiana. (Photograph provided by Sarah Smith)

Two Taylor alumni place in top 10 of CPA exam

Alumni receive statewide recognitionBy Braden Ochs | Echo Avery Boxell ’17 and Sarah Smith ’17, two Taylor alumni, have achieved top 10 Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam cumulative scores in the state of Indiana. “I have really grasped on to the idea that you may never be the smartest person […]

by · March 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
An inside look at Teppanyaki Buffet with rows of endless options. Photo by Chrysa Keenon

Foodie fix

Teppanyaki Buffet offers options for lessBy Chrysa Keenon | Echo We can all admit there are days when we just want to drown our problems in a bowl of delicious orange chicken. But sometimes, we just really don’t want to drive all the way out to Muncie, Indiana, to hit up […]

by · February 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
The Indiana Conference for Women is a place for females with entrepreneurial spirit to connect and come together. (Photograph provided by Indiana Conference for Women)

Business pitching like a boss

Upcoming female entrepreneur conferenceBy Emily Rachelle Russell | Echo On Nov. 7, in the Indiana Conference Center in Indianapolis, finalists of The Startup Ladies and the Indiana Conference for Women’s annual pitch competition for female aspiring entrepreneurs will present to attendees and network with existing businesses at the 2017 Indiana […]

by · November 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Heartland is for film lovers

Heartland is for film lovers

Indianapolis’ Heartland Film Festival runs from Oct. 12 – 22By Andrew Hoff | Echo “My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die,” quoted Rob Reiner to a huddled group of smiling journalists, who let out a collective “aha” and then scribbled in their reporters’ notebooks. It was […]

by · October 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
From the cornfields to the big screen

From the cornfields to the big screen

A glimpse at senior Andrew Davis’s film “Indiana”By Becca Eis | Echo The Bridge. Ivanhoes. Handy Andy’s Marathon. These are all familiar places that Taylor students learn to know and love during their time in Upland. Soon, however, the seemingly insignificant corners of Grant County will become more than just a small […]

by · September 22, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Containers can be found at home football, volleyball and soccer games.

Partners in relief

Taylor’s effort in hurricane supportBy Abby Crosley and Chrysa Keenon | Echo Immediate and ongoing hurricane relief efforts are happening on campus involving planning mission trips and food collection drives. Partnering with Upland-centered Lightrider Ministries, Taylor is making efforts to send students and other volunteers down to Houston to assist […]

by · September 22, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News

Bree’s beat—international news

East African famine brought to lightBy: Bree Bailey | Contributor We have all heard our moms say, “Don’t waste your food; there’s a child starving in Africa” and felt the tears sting our eyes after watching a video about hungry orphans. The numbers which seem to be followed by never […]

by · September 8, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Senior Mitchell Mays’ research applies facial recognition methods to malware classification (photo by Hannah Bolds).

Computer science major to present senior research

Mitchell Mays will share malware classification program By Emily Rachelle Russell | Contributor Computer science senior Mitchell Mays will present his research on malware classification at two cybersecurity events in Indiana this April. Purdue University hosted their annual Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS) symposium […]

by · April 21, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News