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The Fall 1989 edition of Taylor Magazine, published by Taylor University in Upland, Indiana.





Publication Date

Fall 1989


Taylor University




missionaries, births, weddings, deaths, Taylor University, Alumni, retirement, faculty, homecoming, publications, marriage, family, high school programs, donations, giving, firsts, Odyssey, Illium, WLBC, impact, Taylor Student Organization, TSO, campus calendars, academic calendars, events, athletics, sports, Trojans, Jere Truex, Hoosier of the Year, Christian Leadership Scholarship, Christian Leadership Conference, leadership, video production, marketing, polio survivor, visiting professors, E. David Cook, bio-medical ethics, Spiritual Renewal Week, Jay Kesler, honors students, grants, R2-D2, robot, computer science department, RB5X, residence halls, Grace Olson Hall, Elmer Nussbaum, Haakonsen, Don Odle, parking lots, campus life, student life, Toby Mort, the Bubble, MCW hall, William Rockhill, fires, heroism, Thaddeus Reade, health, financial crisis, Legal Hundred, John Paul, basketball, Taylor Fund, Bergwall Hall, English Writing Major, Writing Major, David Neuhouser, new buildings, renovations, restorations, honors, research, speakers, events, finances, statistics, equipment, laboratories, enrollment, student services, President’s Associates, Tower Club, National Alumni Council, volunteers, Jeff King, Pittsburg Pirates, MLB, China, ESL teachers, Tiananmen Square Protests, Tiananmen Square Massacre, current events, international events, communism


Education | Higher Education


In this issue:

Précis by Doug Marlow ’81, Editor

Exchange with Rev. Don R. Yocum ’44 and Maynard Ketcham ‘25

On Campus

If You Can’t Go Home Again, Why Do They Call It Homecoming? by Marth (Elkund ’64) Geddes

Tradition by Wesley Robinson ’50, Taylor University Historian

The Taylor Christian Conference by Jim Garringer, photographer

Annual Report 1988-89

President’s Message by Dr. Jay Kesler

Provost/Executive Vice President with Daryl Yost Academic Affairs with Richard Stanislaw

Business and Finances with Allan Smith, Chief Financial Officer

Information Services by Robert Hodge

Student Affairs and Services by Wynn Lembright, Vice President for Student Affairs and Services

Giving Report by Chip Jaggers

President’s Associates

Tower Club

Taylor Fund: Alumni

Taylor Fund: Friends

Taylor Fund: Parents

Taylor Fund: Faculty & Staff

Taylor Fund: Foundations

Taylor Fund: Businesses & Industry

Taylor Fund: Matching Gift Companies

Taylor Fund: Church Matching Gift Program

Taylor Fund: Honorary & Memorial Gifts, Annuities, Estates, New Scholarships

National Alumni Council

Parents’ Cabinet

Board of Trustees with Dr. Carl W. Hassel

Honor Roll of Donors

The Road to the Big Leagues by Jim Garringer, photographer

Alumni Notes by Betty Freese, Class News Editor

What Future, China? What Hope? by Brenda Hendrickson ‘76

TAYLOR Magazine (Fall 1989)