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Alyssa tries to help us make it through finals so we can get to Christmas.

Taylor University survival guide’s Urban Dictionary

By Alyssa Roat | Echo There are a lot of strange words, acronyms and phrases at Taylor. “DTR.” “Walk the Loop.” “LTC.” What do they all mean? Luckily, the Taylor Survival Guide’s Urban Dictionary has you covered. Deec (DC): Hodson Dining Commons. Most people call it the DC; cool people […]

by · April 5, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Alyssa tries to help us make it through finals so we can get to Christmas.

How to Use the University Library

The Dos and Don’ts of ZondervanBy Alyssa Roat | Echo Have you ever visited Zondervan Library? Some might answer, “Yes, I live there.” Some may never have stepped foot within its bookish doors. However, for veteran and newbie alike, there’s plenty to learn about how to use the library properly. […]

by · March 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Alyssa tries to help us make it through finals so we can get to Christmas.

Survival Guide

How to get a ring by spring…when it’s already springBy Alyssa Roat | Staff Writer Sure, there’s still snow on the ground, but do you know what time it is? Spring semester. And you don’t have a ring. Everyone knows that if you aren’t engaged by Spring semester, you aren’t […]

by · February 22, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Alyssa tries to help us make it through finals so we can get to Christmas.

Christmas Break Survival Guide

Don’t be lonely this ChristmasBy Alyssa Roat | Echo Christmas break approaches, the merriest time of year!     But there’s one thing you’ll be missing: your friends.     So what do you do during Christmas break when you’re longing for your best buds? When the loneliness creeps in? When you can hardly […]

by · December 7, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Taylor University Survival Guide

Taylor University Survival Guide

Survival Guide FAQBy Alyssa Roat | Echo At the Taylor Survival Guide, we know you have lots of questions. Thus, this week, we will attempt to answer them!   Q: What should I do when I wake up too late to shower before class? A: This is simple! You always have […]

by · November 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Taylor University Survival Guide

Taylor University Survival Guide

How to survive fall breakBy Alyssa Roat | Echo Fall break approaches. Two extra days of freedom. What are you going to do with them? Sure, you can be boring and do homework. Or visit your family. Or — horror of horrors — stay on campus. But everyone knows you’re not […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Taylor Survival Guide

Taylor Survival Guide

Beating the heatBy Alyssa Roat | Echo Students report humidity levels so high picture frames are falling off the walls like projectiles, the Command strips unable to endure. Everywhere, students are melting into the concrete, seeping into the grass and sloshing into air conditioned buildings for reprieve. What is a […]

by · August 31, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Taylor Survival Guide

Taylor Survival Guide

How to do homework in peaceBy Alyssa Roat | Contributor The sounds of screams, yelling and thudding feet echo down the hallway. You ease your door shut, heart pounding, hoping they won’t come for you. No, this isn’t a scene from a horror movie. It’s everyday life in the dorms. College […]

by · April 20, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times, Uncategorized
Survival Guide

Survival Guide

Combating the Taylor Ice AgeBy Alyssa Roat | Contributor It’s after Valentine’s Day, and people are falling all over the place — and not just in love. February weather in Upland is as fickle as a middle-school crush. Snow quickly turns to sun, to rain, to the worst of all: ice. How […]

by · February 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times