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Accident Claims 2010 EMU Grad

Jason Marner receives his BS degree in business administration at EMU commencement May 1. (Allen Showalter Photography) A 2010 Eastern Mennonite University graduate lost his life Thursday morning, July 1, in a motorcycle accident near Bridgewater, ...More

Business Investment Club Gives Back with Donation to Our Community Place

Investment club member Kaleb Wyse presents the club’s contribution to Ron Copeland Director of Our Community Place. In Spring 2009 EMU business students, under the d ...More

Business Major Reflects on 2009 MEDA Convention

EMU business major Phil Tyson The 2009 MEDA Convention in San Jose challenged me to think about the business profession as a calling. Many of the plenary sessions and seminars provided thought-provoking ideas or concepts and gave insight into d ...More

New Business Club Formed By Students, For Students

The Department of Business and Economics is one of the largest at EMU, but the students have not had a good way to converse with each other and get to know other class members. Ashley Hevener and Matt Ropp saw this deficiency, and wanted to link all the levels of students together. Hevener and Ropp thought a student-run Business Club would be a great way to do this. Students ...More

EMU Business Students win MEDA Case at Annual Convention

Last fall EMU sent seven students to the MEDA Convention in San Jose, California. br>The winning team of MEDA’s annual student competition (left to right): Lindsay Lehman, Heidi Boese and Matt Ropp Among these students wer ...More

Joyce Lehman Speaks during Homecoming 2009

Joyce Lehman During Homecoming 2009 in October, students, professors and community MEDA members experienced a great homecoming weekend when Joyce Lehman visited campus. Appearing as a guest speaker at the business and economics’ department’s Annual Hom ...More

Student club teaches investing wisely over the years

By Dan Landes, class of 2009, for the Business Journal (a publication of EMU’s Business and Economics Department) In a recently-formed investment club at Eastern Mennonite University, students are learning to invest in their own future by learning the strategies and logistics of investing wisely through all seasons of their lives. ...More

Business Institute Provides Global Classroom for EMU Students

EMU students Nick Miller, Josh Mann and Sam Buck experienced Europe with a business perspective as part of the International Business Institute In May 2008, three EMU students departed on a trip of a lifetime. Not only did they spend the next 10 weeks in differe ...More

Gingrich Goes Global With Sabbatical

EMU economics professor Chris Gingrich When thinking about his upcoming sabbatical last year, EMU economics professor Chris Gingrich knew he wanted to do something that wasn ...More

Business Students Win MEDA Competition

It was a simulation, but the experience felt authentic and “immensely practical” for the three EMU student participants. So realistic, in fact, that Ashley Hevener, Kaleb Wyse and Joel Kratzer were selected as the top team for their presentation made at the annual convention of Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) held Nov. 6-9, 2008, in Columbus, Ohio. ...More