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Student support the soccer team. Photograph by Ben Williams

Men’s soccer aspires for community inspiration

Fan support aids performanceBy Clay Sidenbender | Echo Prior to their Sept. 15 home game against Indiana Institute of Technology (Indiana Tech), Taylor men’s soccer coach Gary Ross encouraged his team to find more people for the student section. Ross did address mistakes the team made as well, but his desire […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Dr. Carter believes that couples need to set boundaries. By Jerusha Lindsay

Stop pretending and get serious

Are you honoring your future spouse?By Zack Carter| Contributor I’m a balance between emotional feeler and logical thinker. Thus, I have a creatively analytical imagination. As a young boy, I carried one of my Dad’s old briefcases around the house, pretending to be a businessman, just like him. Stocked full […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Students enjoy spending time in the OIP office. Photograph by Trevor Osswald

OIP is for all students

Resist the discomfortBy Abby Crosley | Contributor In the words which follow, I pray that I have heeded the warning laid out in Proverbs 18:2, “A fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only in expressing his opinion.” Give me grace as you read my words and let us engage […]

by · October 12, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Sophomore Becca Jones studies using her laptop.

Join the online bandwagon

Taylor would benefit from more online gen-edsBy Alyssa Roat | Echo Every semester, many students struggle to fit the classes they need into their schedule. Whether two mandatory classes are offered at the same time or a class fills too quickly for a student to get in, registration can be […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
The LTC prohibits the consumption of alcoholic beverages.

Our View: Teetotaling Taylor

What the LTC says about alcoholBy The Echo Editorial Board The Echo Editorial Board consists of Co-Editor in Chief Chrysa Keenon, Co-Editor in Chief Gabby Carlson, Opinions Editor Drew Shriner, Features Editor Grace Hooley, News Co-Editor Rayce Patterson and News Co-Editor Holly Gaskill. On May 11, 2018, The Echo printed […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
John Kelly, Tim Hudson and Ryan Jones practice for this year’s MyGen.

MyGen offers a unique Taylor experience

Taylor students should participate in MyGen By Carlee Svec | Contributor Fall Semester: a time filled with reunions with friends, football games and figuring out how you’re going to finish all 12 papers due this semester. I think it’s safe to say that campus is buzzing with energy and full […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
The Moria refugee camp in Lesvos, Greece is far past capacity.

Is there hope in this place?

Moria refugee camp set up to failBy Abigail Roberts | Echo I stood over a smoldering tent, gazing into the eyes of a family who once again had lost everything. “Everything, everything was in the tent,” an Afghan refugee said. “We had just used our bank card to buy our […]

by · October 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Sophomore Chloe Sohmer uses a fan to cool down inside Olson Hall.

Our View: Facebook commenters need to cool it

Research supports adding air conditioningBy The Echo Editorial Board The Echo Editorial Board consists of Co-Editor in Chief Chrysa Keenon, Co-Editor in Chief Gabby Carlson, Opinions Editor Drew Shriner, Features Editor Grace Hooley, News Co-Editor Rayce Patterson and News Co-Editor Holly Gaskill. Hope Bolinger’s article entitled “Taylor University needs to […]

by · October 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Spiritual Renewal Week ended up isolating some members of the Taylor community.

Can we talk about last Monday?

Spiritual renewal service upsets studentsBy Kitty Trudeau | Contributor In an otherwise encouraging and inclusive Spiritual Renewal Week, last Monday night left some of us behind. Most of Pastor John Ramsey’s messages were appropriate for the reflective and refreshing time Spiritual Renewal week is supposed to be, but on Monday […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Pastor Andre Mitchell spoke in chapel on Wednesday as a part of Local Church Week.

Our View: Church and chapel matter

Church and chapel both have vital rolesBy The Echo Editorial Board The Echo Editorial Board consists of Co-Editor in Chief Chrysa Keenon, Co-Editor in Chief Gabby Carlson, Opinions Editor Drew Shriner, Features Editor Grace Hooley, News Co-Editor Rayce Patterson and News Co-Editor Holly Gaskill. There are few things more intimidating […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials