C. Henry Smith Peace Oratorical Contest

Where Martin Chapel, in the Seminary building

Duration 2 hours

Each spring EMU students present original speeches reflecting on the Christian peace position in relation to a contemporary social concern. Come out March 28 at 7 p.m. in Martin Chapel to support the five 2014 participants in the peace oratorical contest. Between speeches, which are eight to 10 minutes in length, enjoy light refreshment (courtesy of CAC this year). Students in the 2014 contest and their speech titles:

Jordan Luther, Senior Biblical Studies major from Martinsville VA “Are Y’all Listening: An Apology.”

Sara Caitlin Neubert, First-year Computer Science major from Fredericksburg VA “We’re not ugly, we just stink!”

Chris Parks, Junior Theater and Biblical Studies majors from Philadelphia PA “Dreaming a New America”

Seth Stauffer, Senior Peacebuilding & Development major from Lebanon PA “The Danger of MCC’s own Single Story”

Chris Yoder, Senior Writing Studies major from Manheim PA “The Scaffolding of our Existence”

Event Web-site: http://www.emu.edu/bible/peace-oratorical-contest

Intended Audience General Public


Contact Information

Name Bible & Religion Dept

Phone # 540.432.4463