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Senior Seminar frustrations

Senior Seminar frustrations

Changes should be madeBy Brian J. Branscum | Contributor It was a Wednesday during my freshman year. Upperclassmen joined my table in the DC, dressed in khakis and button-down shirts. That often meant one thing: it was a Senior Seminar day. Back then, seniors were expected to dress professionally for […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Terry Himelick, farm manager at Victory Acres, has lived in the area his entire life.

The story of your lunch

People make your food; chickens eat the leftoversBy Becca Robb | Echo  This is the second in a series of four articles researching environmental sustainability on campus. Topics include electricity, water, food and material waste.   Before lunch As the bell tower tolls 11 a.m., students begin trickling down the stairs […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Features, News
(Photograph by Laura Koenig) Two elementary students work on their clay African masks at this week’s art lesson.

More than arts and crafts

Taylor art education majors teach art lessons By Laura Koenig | Echo Little fingers designing African masks, middle school students molding clay and high school students deepening drawing and painting skills—Taylor art education majors use these skills to organize paid and volunteer lessons for kids in the community this semester. […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
(Photograph by Hannah Bolds) The “Oklahoma!” cast prepares for two weekends of shows. Join the fun during one of three performances this weekend.

Better than OK(lahoma)

A timeless musical brought to life by Taylor’s TheatreBy Ian Proano | Echo  Wiling music sprang out of the pit, forcing my feet to obey its catchy tune as the stage lights revealed a farmhouse scene. The culprit of the devilishly good melodies was the Taylor student Pit Orchestra, which […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The belltower at Tokyo Christian University is reminiscent of Taylor’s own Rice Bell Tower.  (Photo provided by Kathryn Kroeker)

Taylor expands overseas study opportunities

Broadening the scope of international experienceBy Emily Russell | Contributor This semester Taylor University introduced two new international programs including a semester in Japan and a summer Historic Christian Belief trip for the 2016–17 academic year. The Spencer Centre for Global Engagement’s newsletter said two Taylor students,juniorElise Whiteandsenior Kathryn Kroeker, […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Not Ms. Frizzle’s bus

Not Ms. Frizzle’s bus

Student transforms bus into DIY project  By Aubree DeVisser | Echo Sophomore Noah Rader recently chose an unusual hobby. He and his father chose to modify a bus into an RV. Over the summer, Rader traveled 700 miles to Minnesota to buy a bus. He then drove it all the […]

by · November 18, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Features
The line to vote stretched to the poll location door at times (Photo by Naomi Page).

Decision Grant County

A local election briefBy Annabelle Blair | Echo Residents of the Upland area directly surrounding Taylor’s campus voted at Upland Community Church––the poll location for Jefferson 1st and 3rd precincts. The poll location remained open between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesday, with some election officials beginning work at […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
President-elect Donald Trump at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Photo by Flickr

Behind the Headlines

What a Trump presidency could mean for American foreign policyBy Wilson Alexander | Contributor Donald Trump’s win in the 2016 presidential election is a tremendous upset that has polarized America and the world. It also has the potential to significantly change some elements of U.S. foreign policy, especially relations with […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Students and faculty listen to the “After the Voting Booth” presentation in Zurcher Commons. Photo by: Naomi Page

Civility and constituent conversations

Reactions to Decision 2016By Katherine Yeager | Echo On Sunday, November 13, Taylor University Provost Jeffery Moshier requested that the following statement be included in this article: “Taylor University is a place where we continually challenge each other to grow together in community and in the image of Christ, and where […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
Jordan Hall saw the behind-the-scenes action of politics through his summer interning for future vice president Mike Pence. (Photo by Elyse Horb)

Politics out of public view

A student’s experience working behind-the-scenes in Mike Pence’s officeBy Brianna Kudisch | Echo People rarely see the behind-the-scenes work of politics in action, but fortunately for senior Jordan Hall, his internship at Indiana Governor Mike Pence’s office this past summer allowed him a glimpse into the reality of political work. […]

by · November 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Features