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Blocked

Blocked

Taylor’s Wi-Fi filter keeps the network safe, even though it can be inconvenientBy Becca Robb | News Co-Editor     She needs new underwear, and she needs it now. But instead of finding the perfect fit from Victoria’s Secret, she finds herself stuck on a “Blocked Domain” page. For over […]

by · September 18, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · News
Starting block or writer’s block?

Starting block or writer’s block?

The writing center joins the teamBy Natalie Nohr | Contributor On Monday, the Writing Center’s Academic Coaching Center opened in the KSAC. Located in KSAC 105, the new Coaching Center can be used for meeting with Academic Enrichment tutors or Writing Center consultants, and for personal study space. “We think […]

by · September 18, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · News
The boiling point

The boiling point

Students blow off steam after boil advisoryWren Haynes | Echo When the going gets tough, the social media gets melodramatic. At least, that seems to be Taylor’s ongoing tradition when it comes to power outages, TUCAN glitches, the 2014 Snowpocalypse—and, last but not least, the Drought of 2015. After a water […]

by · September 18, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Biggest class ever

Biggest class ever

Freshman class breaks enrollment recordBy Wren Haynes | Contributor Move over, class of 2016. For three years you were the largest freshman class in Taylor’s history—but now you’ve been eclipsed by the class of 2019. According to the Registrar’s Office, 519 new freshmen and 40 transfer students arrived on Welcome […]

by · September 11, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · News
Cavanagh hopes to include everyone in chapel services. Photo: Jim Garringer.

Same service, different styles

New campus pastor Jon Cavanagh seeks to make chapel services more inclusiveBy Cassidy Grom | Echo Campus Pastor Jon Cavanagh plans to make this year’s and future chapel services more diverse and inclusive for students of racial minorities, ethnic backgrounds and various denominations. “If you like every chapel, if every […]

by · September 11, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · News

Next gen dining

Changes unveiled for DC and new Campus CenterBy Becca Robb| Echo Splashes of fresh paint cover the walls and new signs hang above familiar venues at the DC. When you grab a square white plate and drizzle marinara sauce over your pasta, you might forget that you’re standing in a […]

by · September 11, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · News
Rent-A-Pet

Rent-A-Pet

Stressed? Don’t fret, play with a petKeeton Yescott | Echo Taylor has access to a lot of things: late-night donut shops, relatively good Wi-Fi, and bunches of nice people. It would be easy to think we don’t need anything else. But about a month into the semester, a lonely feeling […]

by · September 11, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Takes team to make transition

Takes team to make transition

The Presidential Search Committee has hired an executive search firmBy Becca Robb | Echo It takes 11 people to replace President Eugene Habecker. The Presidential Search Committee is comprised of 11 board members, alumni, faculty and staff. They have met twice in the spring to set goals and plan to […]

by · September 4, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · News
More than just the chapel

More than just the chapel

New outdoor plaza constructed and additions made to stadiumBy Cassidy Grom | Echo The Turner Plaza and additions to the football and soccer stadium greeted students as classes began this week. The Turner Plaza replaced the concrete walkways outside Odle that were in “disrepair,” according to Vice President for University […]

by · September 4, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Football, Men's Soccer, News, Women's Soccer
Eating local in the cornfields

Eating local in the cornfields

Great places around Taylor to get locally grown food By Lindsay Robinson | Echo Being in the middle of cornfields influences the culture at Taylor. With an increase in health-conscious living, buying local produce is a growing trend across America. In the heart of farm country, Taylor students are also […]

by · September 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Life & Times