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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

‘Sustainability’ Forum for Science Center Set for Jan. 22

How “green” should EMU be? That’s the question EMU students, faculty, staff, alumni and guests will tackle at a forum Jan. 22, beginning at 8:45 a.m. in the Suter Science Center that is open to the community. Read more about the event… The university is hosting the morning-long event to foster ...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

‘Discovery Room’ Promotes ‘Hands-On’ Learning

Some recent changes at the Suter Science Center at EMU are aimed at heightening educational and entertainment benefits to many area students and families. The Kodiak bear is one of many exhibits that draw in hundreds of area el ...More

Christian Apologist to Give Suter Seminar Talk

Robert C. Newman, professor emeritus of New Testament and Christian Evidences at Biblical Theological Seminary, Hatfield, Pa., will speak on “Belief and Physics: Some Le ...More