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President Donald Trump has ushered in a new era of political communication through social media.

Miller studies political media

Technology affects rhetoricBy Sam Jones| Staff Writer Donald Trump and Twitter ― a duo that has dominated the political scene for the past three years, and that dominance has not diminished in the slightest. As culture shifts and adapts to new ideas and theories, society also changes. With the introduction […]

by · April 5, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · News
Junior Piper Nicholson, freshman Zoe Mendenall, sophmore Garrett Sisson and senior Alicia Garnache ride on an ATV around campus.

Hitting the roads in style

Upland passes city ordinance for county roadsBy Sam Jones | Echo Four wheels. Transportation. State roads. An everyday citizen, upon hearing these words, may automatically jump to one conclusion ― cars.  But why stop there? Why not entertain all forms of transportation within that thought? Wayne Valentine, citizen of Upland, […]

by · March 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · News
Freshman Zoe Mendenall reaches for pretzels in the newly branded Walnut Creek Country Market. (Photo by: Avery Amstutz)

Dollar$mart rebrands to compete with the new Dollar General

Store plans to offer new itemsSam Jones | The Echo Upland’s Dollar$mart store, soon to be known as Walnut Creek Country Market, will be rebranding and redesigning the store to keep up with it’s newest competitor, Dollar General. Mike Planalp, owner of Dollar$mart and other stores throughout Grant County, made […]

by · February 15, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Local/Indiana, News
Starbucks has a hold on campus already

Starbucks and Taylor: where’s the Line?

Taylor cannot live alone in the worldSam Jones | Echo Perhaps the most exciting recent development on Taylor’s campus has been the construction of the new Tree of Life bookstore adjacent to the current post office. This new building hopes to include a new bookstore, a new campus store, and […]

by · February 15, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Faith on View Taylor University was ranked 16th out of over 200 Christian colleges.

Taylor honored among Christian universities

Faith on View ranks Taylor 16thSam Jones | Echo In a recent survey conducted by Faith on View, Taylor University was recognized as one of the top schools amongst other Christian universities. Faith on View is a popular blog that analyzes religious art and academia, which includes the surveying of […]

by · February 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · News
What we view in our culture can have a big effect

When the jokes go too far

How our words affect the culture we live inSam Jones | Echo Not many other topics seem to be drawing as much attention as the discussion of rape culture. I would say ― and I believe this opinion to be quite popular ― that rape is one of the worst […]

by · December 7, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials