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The New Respects celebrate diversity at Taylor in song

Concert is ‘What Makes the World Go Round’Katie Pfotzer | Echo “I’m excited,” freshman Grace Meharg said. “I have a feeling this is going to be a spicy concert.” And from the opening number to the surprise encore, it was. The concert consisted of tracks sampled from The New Respects’ […]

by · March 15, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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Musician prays through violin

Hasun Yoo’s senior recital, with a twistKatie Pfotzer | Echo Why would a successful violinist drop out of a prestigious music school to come to a small school like Taylor University? Even among the most ardent of Taylor enthusiasts, this might raise a few eyebrows. “When I was (leaving) New […]

by · March 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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Taylor seniors promote flourishing through art

Jeff Cramer, this one is for youBy Katie Pfotzer | Echo Metcalf’s main gallery is welcoming a new exhibit on Friday, March 1. The show is being put together by senior Art Ed and Pre Art Therapy majors and themed, “Vigeo.” What does “Vigeo” mean? “Basically it means to thrive,” […]

by · March 1, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
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Audiences ask, ‘Academy Awards who?’

The Oscars struggle for relevance in 2019By Katie Pfotzer | Echo The 91st annual Academy Awards can be described so far as “messy.” After last year’s dismal ratings (viewership fell nearly 20 percent in 2018 from the previous year), some changes had to be made in the name of relevance. […]

by · February 22, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The “Half-Ass Sheep” explores ideas of duality and scripture

Riggleman Introduces the “Half-Ass Sheep”

Kandy Kote comes to campusBy Katie Pfotzer | Echo It was standing room only in the room in the basement of Metcalf. “Let’s talk real quietly because I have a hunch we’re in violation of about every fire code regulation there is,” Jonathan Bouw, co-chair of art department, said.   […]

by · February 15, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Sophomore Max Urban and Junior Katie Turner carry on the literary traditions of Taylor

Bringing you 20th-century Taylor U

Looking Back on Traditions Long ExtinctBy Katie Pfotzer | Echo It is difficult to imagine Taylor as anything other than the bicycle-racing, lip sync-battling, dorm-obsessed place that it is. Every kooky tradition and drafty cinder block hallway represents this zany Shangri-La of intentional community they all call home. However, the […]

by · February 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Let your Christmas joy ring true with this concert.

Ringing in the Christmas season

Ringers perform their winter concertBy Katie Pfotzer | Contributor At the mention of handbells, a few things may come to mind. Maybe a concert with an athletic display of bell-ringing prowess. Maybe that one episode of “New Girl” where Winston becomes a handbell savant. Or maybe all you can think of […]

by · November 30, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Students have the opportunity to intern with the Indianapolis Colts.

Twenty-five Taylor students intern with NFL Colts

Seniors get ahead in big industryKatie Pfotzer | Echo You see a flyer for an especially interesting job or competition. Usually you walk right by, but have you ever thought of stepping out of your comfort zone and just going for it? That’s exactly what 25 Taylor students did when […]

by · November 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Caroline Poland prepares to encourage students with group therapy sessions.

Counseling center therapy group sessions

Taylor gets intentional with group therapyKatie Pfotzer | Echo On a college campus, it can be easy to feel alone. In 2016, the Taylor Counseling Center added group therapy sessions to Student Services to combat this. Group sessions are typically six to eight weeks in length and range in topic from […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Features