LIFE & TIMES


Senior Katie Pfotzer reflects on her upcoming transition.
Senior Katie Pfotzer reflects on her upcoming transition.

5/16/2022, 1:00pm

Modern Solutions Required

Leaving the greenhouse

In the Spring of 2019, I interviewed JoAnn Rediger for an article about her retirement and something she said has always stuck with me. I asked her what she had planned for her retirement. “What’s next?” Rediger said. “The seniors and I have that in common. We both keep getting that question.”


5/9/2022, 11:00am

What’s on your Taylor Bucket List?

With all of the chaos, it’s crucial to remember that college is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and everyone should live in the moment. Though Taylor University sits between cornfields, and Upland is a small place, there’s plenty to do before you leave. Here are some items to consider adding to your Taylor bucket list.


5/2/2022, 12:30pm

Brewing community

From iced coffee energy boosts to warm chai with friends, The Jumping Bean is the ideal place to convene for coffee and community. 


4/11/2022, 11:00am

Navigating the Asian-American identity

Reflecting on his own journey, Chu admits that he did not realize how unique his childhood was until his daughters were born. He struggles not only with the tension of cultures intersecting in his own life, but also with the reality his daughters face as bi-racial individuals living in a predominantly white community.


3/14/2022, 11:00am

Foodie Fix

For a small place in the middle of nowhere, Indiana, the towns around Taylor University do offer an abundance of choices in Mexican cuisine. 


3/14/2022, 11:00am

Social work majors spend semester serving

Even if you’re familiar with the social work major at Taylor,  you may have no idea what social workers actually do. And that’s OK, because senior social work major Maiya Szotkowski didn’t either.