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The Fall/Winter 1982 edition of Taylor Magazine, published by Taylor University in Upland, Indiana.

Publication Date

Fall 1982


Taylor University




missionaries, births, weddings, deaths, Taylor University, Alumni, inauguration, higher education, Dr. Oswald Hoffman, Gregg Lehman, Sara Lehman, celebrations, college president, Taylor Student Association, students, Hazel Carruth, Alumni Association, Upland, community, faculty, leadership, speakers, events, Pamela Gu, Yue Xuan Gu, China, immigrants, China Cultural Revolution, Don Odle, English as a Second Language, international students, Dan Shani, Outstanding Young Men of America, Maasai tribe, Kenya, Tricia Knowles, honors, homecoming, groundbreaking, buildings, construction, Fine Arts Building, Music Department, Life Together Covenant, grants, Youth Conference, Betty Freese, Taylor Club, Alumni Director, Computer Team, Information Sciences Department, FORTRAN, competition, jobs, economics, funds, finances


Higher Education


Will Cleveland ’49 Editor

Barbara Stedman ’80 Assistant Editor

In this Issue:

When History and Hope Intersect by Will Cleveland ’49 Editor

A Small Word from God by Dr. Oswald Hoffman

The Inauguration

We’re Excited by Scott Cox

All Aboard by Dr. Elmer Nussbaum ’49

The Precious Asset by Dr. James Taylor ’62

Small But Proud by John Paul Porter ’69

An Important Difference by Elwood Hillis

Crisis: The Measure of a Leader by Dr. Hudson Armerding

The Era of Great Commitment by Dr. Wesley Duewel

Shaping Taylor’s Destiny by Donald Jacobsen

Clear Vision for a Critical Journey by Dr. Gregg Lehman

A Dream Come True for Pamela Gu by Lynn Trapp

The Student Who Tried to Leave but Couldn’t by Barbara Stedman ’80

The Roots Go Deep

A Cultural Mandate by Dr. Philip Kroeker, head of the Music Department

Are Taylor’s Behavioral Standards the Same As They Used to Be? - “Expectations and Responsibilities for Community Life at Taylor University”

Taylor’s President Deserves Our Support a Marion Chronicle-Tribune Editorial

On and Off Campus

Class News

Economic Realities of the Eighties by Jeff Ahlseen ‘75

Taylor University Magazine (Fall/Winter 1982)