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Taylor University, Upland, IN
Monday, May 20, 2024
The Echo

Arts & Culture

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Film and Media Arts senior awards show wraps up the year


As filming wraps up for the seniors' narrative projects, so does their college experience. The 2024 school year has been coming to a close, and seniors in the Taylor University film and media arts major put the finishing touches on their narrative film projects and cobbled together a reel highlighting their various projects over the years.

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Four senior recitals showcase hours of hard work


As the last music note resounded, a lifetime of memories flashed through their heads. Five seniors gave the final bow to an audience of supporters, and a sigh of relief escaped their lips as the year 2024 marked the end of a sweet song.

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Künstlerroman showcases graduating seniors portfolio


14 senior art majors brought their time at Taylor to a close with a senior exhibition titled “Künstlerroman.” The art showcased was a culmination of the artistic brilliance and enthusiasm that the students had developed over their years at Taylor. 


Monkey Man delivers political message in action-packed story


"Monkey Man" blends fast-paced action with social commentary, reflecting India's societal divides. Director Dev Patel intertwines folklore with political critique, offering a unique perspective on Indian cinema. The film underscores the necessity of radical action in combating injustice, signaling Patel's promising future as a director.

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Voices of Resilience showcases autobiographical artwork


In the softly lit recital hall of the Smith-Hermanson Music Center, a student’s voice echoed as she read the words, “You don’t tell me what I get to eat; my body is mine.”Voices of Resilience welcomed students from across campus to share their mental health experiences through different mediums of art, sophomore Abby Portolese, PAX member, said.


Taylor University celebrates Asian Heritage Month


This April, Taylor University celebrates Asian Heritage Month. The Asian Students’ Intercultural Association (ASIA) has worked hard to put on multiple events, inviting the Taylor community to join them in celebrating their culture.

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Professional writing seniors discuss publishing


When Linda Taylor first arrived at Taylor University around 12 years ago, she was overjoyed that there was a major on campus that taught students the same skills she had been using in her career for 30 years.


Taylor Chorale and Sounds hosts 'Music of Lent'


Taylor University’s Chorale performed “The Shadow of Thy Cross: The Music of Lent” in the Euler Atrium on Feb. 16. Students and faculty were invited to enter a time of reflection on Christ’s suffering through singing, instrumental music and the service’s symbolic meanings.