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Top Agriculturalist John Jeavons to Speak at Science Seminar

A leading spokesperson for sustainable agricultural systems will address the next Suter Science Seminar. John Jeavons John Jeavons, Willits, Calif., will speak on “Food and Our Future: Hope and Solutions through Biointensive Farming” 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. ...More

Science Seminar: Sam Showalter

Alcohol addiction can make men somewhat effeminate, says Dr. Sam Showalter in kick-off Suter Science talk

Visit: Disease of alcoholism responds to proper treatment, says Dr. Sam Showalter in kick-off Suter Science talk ...More

Breast Cancer Research is Science Seminar Topic

Breast cancer will afflict one of every eight American women in her lifetime. A pharmacologist doing cutting-edge research on separating normal and cancer cells will discuss her work in this area at the second Suter Science Seminar of fall semester. ...More

Science Seminars Open with Focus on Environmental Issues

The first Suter Science Seminar of the fall semester will feature a presentation on the environmental impact of agricultural fertilizer runoff and possible ways to address the issue. Rory O. Maguire, Ph.D. Rory O. Maguire will ...More

Vintage Physics Chart Installed in Science Center

It looks like something out of a Jules Verne novel. John L. Horst, professor emeritus of physics at EMU, recently salvaged from storage a large chart depicting "principles of electromagnetic radiations," dated 1938. Horst taught at EMU from 1967 until retiring in 2004. ...More

‘Safer Water’ is Topic for Science Seminar

Dr. Doug Graber Neufeld in Cambodia. Southeast Asia, and specifically the war-scarred country of Cambodia, is the focus of the next Suter Science Seminar at EMU. Dougla ...More

Professor to Detail ‘Evolutionary Creation’ in Talk

Denis O. Lamoureux, assistant professor of science and religion at St. Joseph’s College at the University of Alberta, Canada The next Suter Science Seminar will take a second look at the creation-evolution debate and offer a pers ...More

‘Do No Harm’ With Renovated Science Center

Create a building that will "do no harm." That was the mandate that EMU administration and Troyer Group architects heard from participants at a Jan.22 forum of some 200 staff, faculty, students, community members, and alumni at EMU. EMU hosted the event to gather ideas and foster a sense of ownership in plans to renovate the e ...More

Science Seminar: A Model for Conservation Efforts from a Kenyan Nature Reserve

An Eastern Mennonite University faculty member will present a model for conservation efforts from a Kenyan nature reserve at the next Suter Science Seminar. ...More

Science Seminar to Examine Farming Practices

Dr. Darla Schumm, assistant professor of religious studies at Hollins University The next Suter Science Seminar at EMU will focus on one Mennonite group’s farming practices as an alternate response to the current ecological crises. ...More