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Alumna Was Early Leader in English as a Second Language Education

The focus on teaching English to non-native speakers in Harrisonburg, Va., began when a ’64 graduate of Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) was tapped to address the needs of the city’s growing group of students who were fluent in other languages, but not English. This assignment put Linda Heatwole Bland “on the fastest learning curve in my life.” Initially hired as a reading supe ...More

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Goertzen is EMU’s Featured Student-Athlete

Name: Jessica Goertzen Year: Junior Sport: Women’s Volleyball Hometown/High School: Goessel, KS/Goessel Specs: ODAC All-Academic Team (2010-11), ODAC All-Academic Team (2011-12).  Playe ...More

Education Students Honored as ‘Best and Brightest’

“Teachers of Promise” (l. to r.) Andrea Gahman, Rachel Swartzendruber, Jennifer Holsopple, Jeremy Dayton and Julianne Burkholder with EMU instructor Lori H. Leaman. Photo by Jim Bishop ...More