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The Echo
Taylor University, Upland, IN
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
The Echo

Donna Downs


Scripture mandates community

Donna Downs | Contributor Responding to Nicki Mortland's "Taylor needs to listen" story, I, too, am glad we strive to be an intentional community of Christ followers. From the first time a prospective student walks on campus, that teenager hopefully sees Taylor as a Spirit-abiding place where people ...


Rice Bell Tower burns out

By Donna Downs | Faculty Contributor Up beyond the village border, Pointing in the air, Stands her tower seen far distant When the day is fair. (Taylor School Song) Perhaps the only phrase heard more at Taylor University than "intentional community" is "integration of faith and learning." In the late ...


What are memories worth?

By Donna Downs | Faculty Contributor Since 1898, the "Ilium" (previously known as the "Gem") has been recording the history of Taylor University. During World War I, "annuals" were published alternate years between 1901 and 1919, but after World War I, the student yearbook became a yearly publication, ...

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