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EMU alum to head elementary education for Harrisonburg City Schools

Elementary grade enrollment is the fastest growing cohort in Harrisonburg City Public Schools, leading the division to create a new position to handle instructional needs. ...More

December 18th, 2014

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EMU community helps make Christmas cheerier for those who don’t have enough

For Sandra: Johnson & Johnson baby shampoo, small photo album, purple gloves, JMU scarf, Christmas CDs, candy, 2015 calendar. This is one of the six ...More

December 16th, 2014

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Symposium highlights work of student researchers, including one funded by National Science Foundation

The world is running out of petroleum. A dwindling supply of petroleum is troubling not only to automobile, plastic, and energy users, but also to ...More

December 15th, 2014

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Royals back on winning track with 88-83 decision

Eastern Mennonite University’s offense was in high gear despite being off for the week due to final exams, as the basketball men shot nearly 53 percent ...More

December 15th, 2014

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Vigil held to protest killing of a black person every 28 hours in America, ‘whether innocent or guilty’

About 60 people held a vigil in the heart of Eastern Mennonite University’s campus in early December for black people killed by police in America. ...More

December 11th, 2014

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EMU faculty, staff and students sing “Joy to the World!” to celebrate advent

[Editor's note: An updated version of the EMU advent greeting was posted Dec. 12.  After further consideration we eliminated one section of the video in order ...More

December 10th, 2014

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Two recordings of The Walking Roots Band aim at nurturing discipleship and the church, aided by Kickstarter contributions

“The Walking Roots Band has always been about relationships,” says Seth Crissman, student at Eastern Mennonite Seminary and member of The Walking Roots Band. “We ...More

December 8th, 2014

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Planned Phase II of campus solar array captures attention of statewide environmental campaign

Four years after a 104-kilowatt solar panel array on the roof of Eastern Mennonite University’s Hartzler Library came online, the university has announced plans to ...More

December 5th, 2014

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EMU alumna’s art project gets national recognition on celebrity-funded website

Courtesy of The Mennonite, Nov. 30, 2014. When Molly Kraybill was a senior photography major at Eastern Mennonite University (EMU), Harrisonburg, Va., she photographed women ...More

December 4th, 2014

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Research on the struggles of teenage girls – and the gifts they can offer the church – garners significant national award for Methodist seminary instructor

In her doctoral research, Emily Peck-McClain gathered thoughts from 24 girls from New York area Methodist churches that were both profound and disturbing. “There was ...More

December 2nd, 2014

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Unique restorative justice coursework offered to educators in Lancaster area

The restorative justice coursework within Eastern Mennonite University’s MA in education program – the first of its kind in the United States when launched in the ...More

November 28th, 2014

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Athletics

Royals back on winning track with 88-83 decision

by: James De Boer / December 15th, 2014

Eastern Mennonite University’s offense was in high gear despite being off for the week due to final exams, as the basketball men shot nearly 53 percent from the floor and got past Milligan College 88-83 at ...More

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Alumni

EMU alum to head elementary education for Harrisonburg City Schools

by: Amelia Brust / December 18th, 2014

Elementary grade enrollment is the fastest growing cohort in Harrisonburg City Public Schools, leading the division to create a new position to handle instructional needs. The person filling that post, Waterman Elementary School Principal Jeremy ...More