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Student Named Undergraduate ‘Fellow’

Timothy H. Shenk, a student at Eastern Mennonite University, has been named a 2006 Undergraduate Fellow by The Fund for Theological Education (FTE). He is one of 70 students from across the country who have been awarded a fellowship as p ...More

Students Receive ‘Cords of Distinction’ Honor

Photo by Jim Bishop They’re among Eastern Mennonite University’s most outstanding students, exemplifying the school’s highest ideals. Ten EMU seniors, nominated by faculty, staff and fellow s ...More

Senior Wins Bluegrass Kudos

By Jennifer Calhoun, Daily News-Record When Reed Jones plays guitar, he tells stories. His fire-quick, bluegrass licks flood the mind with images of revenuers chasing moonshiners through mountain hollows. EMU senior Reed Jones pl ...More

Challenges, Opportunities Face Christian Colleges

EMU President Loren E. Swartzendruber addresses the campus community at the opening convocation of the fall semester. Photo by Jim Bishop By Tom Mitchell, Daily News-Record Loren S ...More

EMU Historian to Speak on Educator

Samuel L. Horst Samuel L. Horst, professor emeritus of history, has been invited to speak on his research of a white educator who taught blacks in Lynchburg, Va., following the Civil War as part of the John D. Owen, Jr. Lynchburg H ...More

Students To Dig Into Past

American history professor Mark Sawin talks to his class after an exercise Tuesday at the Royals’ Den snack shop on the upper level of EMU’s University Commons. The students were practicing observati ...More

Web-based Program Connects Across Cultures

Vo Vo Tong Xuan, president of An Giang University, talks with EMU President Loren Swartzendruber and EMU history professor Dan Wessner during his ...More

Students Cited for Teaching Potential

"Teachers of Promise" honorees (l. to r.) James Bergey, Ted Erickson and Jesse Rodriguez with Lori H. Lehman, instructor of education at EMU.Photo by Jim Bishop Three Eastern Mennon ...More

Speakers Recount Historical Meeting in EMU Class

Paul Peachey (center) makes a point in the Mennonite History and Thought class as I.B. Horst (l.) and Calvin Redekop listen.Photo by Jim Bishop For 50 minutes on Friday morning, Feb. 18, in the President’s Room of Hartzler Library, ...More

Coming Soon: Pre-Law Program

Marie S. Morris, undergraduate academic dean, and Daniel W. Wessner of EMU’s history department review the prospectus for the new pre-law minor at EMU. Photo ...More