Visiting scholar researches peace through dance, as EMU explores MFA program in arts, media and peacebuilding

Whether a dancer is trained or untrained, the action of dancing itself creates “contact with different sources of knowledge,” says Paula Ditzel Facci, who spent the fall 2016 semester as ... read more about Visiting scholar researches peace through dance, as EMU explores MFA program in arts, media and peacebuilding

‘The Promise’ by Zeljko Mirkovic earns Best Documentary award and nomination to Mediterranean Film Festival

"The Promise," a documentary by Professor Zeljko Mirkovic, earned "Best Documentary" among Winter Edition submissions of the Mediterranean Film Festival. The film will compete at the July 2017 festival. ... read more about ‘The Promise’ by Zeljko Mirkovic earns Best Documentary award and nomination to Mediterranean Film Festival from Mediterrean Film Festival

Justapaz intern shares hopes for a future Colombian peace billed as ‘impossible’

Senior social work major Elisabeth Wilder spent 12 weeks last summer working for peacebuilding organization Justapaz in Bogota, Colombia. A grant from Eastern Mennonite University’s Peacebuilding and Development Department funded ... read more about Justapaz intern shares hopes for a future Colombian peace billed as ‘impossible’