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Sophomore Paul Terazano engages in some material with a different viewpoint.

Christians need other viewpoints

Consider works by people that believe other thingsConnor Salter | Contributor Recently, I checked out a movie some Christians have called “blasphemous.” Created by Monty Python, Life of Brian follows a young man living in Jesus’ time who gets mistaken for the Messiah. On its release, many people argued that […]

by · April 12, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
A student enjoys a quiet moment with some poetry.

Slow down with a daily poem

Why reading a poem every day is good for youChrysa Keenon | Echo E. Cummings. Emily Dickinson. Robert Frost. What do all these dead people have in common? They were all poets. And the work they completed is relevant to us today, even as media-hungry college students. A lot of […]

by · February 22, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Seniors Hannah Goebel and Camden Johnson receive awards for their films. (Photograph provided Kathy Bruner)

Future filmmakers win prestigious awards

Film students’ hard work pays offBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo Two student films won the Crystal Pillar student production award from the regional Emmy organization—the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS), Lower Great Lakes Chapter (LGL). Seniors Hannah Goebel and Camden Johnson attended the award ceremony in Indianapolis on […]

by · August 31, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
How to address unequal media representation

How to address unequal media representation

Has The Echo been biased?By Eric Andrews | Echo Cassidy Grom, a senior and former Co-Editor in Chief for The Echo — and a great friend of mine — posted on her Facebook last week in response to Excalibur. In her post, Grom explained what she thought was the reason […]

by · March 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
What are memories worth?

What are memories worth?

The roles of the college yearbookBy Donna Downs | Faculty Contributor Since 1898, the “Ilium” (previously known as the “Gem”) has been recording the history of Taylor University. During World War I, “annuals” were published alternate years between 1901 and 1919, but after World War I, the student yearbook became […]

by · October 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
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
(L to R) Sophomore Michael Granata, senior Andrew Paul Davis, senior Cam Glass, junior Matt Nguyen and senior Matt Anderson work on “The Fall of ’69”.  (Photograph provided by Elyse Horb)

Narratives behind the films

Seniors work to finish their narrative film projects before screeningBy Kelsea Denney | Contributor What has been the most enjoyable part of this project so far? What has been the hardest? Lincoln Reed: The most enjoyable part of this project has been working with talented people who are passionate about telling […]

by · May 5, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Davis is currently working with his favorite decade, the ’60s, in the film “Fall of ’69.” (Photograph provided by Andrew Paul Davis)

Future in film and music

Taylor filmmaker and musician embraces liberal artsBy Laura Koenig | Echo Studying the past in Professor of History Steve Messer’s History of the U.S. Since 1877. Learning Chinese in a class with only four people. Engaging with Russian history, politics and philosophy while acting in “The Cherry Orchard.” Senior Andrew […]

by · March 31, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Photograph by Hannah Bolds

Quit faking it

Fake news is eroding our trust in truthBy Becca Robb | Co-Editor in Chief “I don’t know what to believe with all this fake news right now,” my friend said with a shrug. “You just can’t trust the media.” Her words stung—I am the media. But fake news is tearing […]

by · February 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials