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


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Pierce disaffiliates from denomination


People filled the rows of chairs on Sunday morning at Pierce Church.For many, nothing had changed after leaving the United Methodist Church. The only physical remnant that indicated change was the removal of their old church sign: Pierce Chapel United Methodist Church.

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Dining location moves to Euler


Taylor University partnered with AVI to be their new dining service in spring 2023.This happened while Taylor was preparing to remodel the Hodson Dining Commons. The plan for construction was to work on separate parts of the building during two different summers.

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Taylor secures $250,000 grant for community development


Lilly Endowment Inc. recently awarded the university a $250,000 grant as part of a community development plan between Taylor University and the city of Upland. Taylor is working with a multidisciplinary team, Marsh Collective, to establish a comprehensive plan for the improvement of the Upland and Taylor communities.


Dyson becomes campus pastor


The Rev. Gregory Dyson assumed the campus pastor position July 15, 2023.On June 12, President Michael Lindsay announced Dyson’s expanded role. As vice president for spiritual life & intercultural leadership, and campus pastor, he will continue to perform the responsibilities of his previous and new position. His new role includes oversight of both the campus’ intercultural and spiritual needs.