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Called to “Community” at EMU

Let’s be less individualistic and work harder at building community, urged the president of Eastern Mennonite University in his 2011-12 kick-off address to the entire campus community on Aug. 31. “To fully engage with ‘the other’ opens the possibility that each of us understands in a new way what it means to be part of the larger community,” said ...More

WHSV Coverage: EMU Students Hear About Importance of Service and Sacrifice

WHSV TV-3 was on hand during EMU’s fall convocation Sept. 1, when students heard about the importance of a liberal arts education, prayed for the coming school year, and the reality and importance of serving and leading all over the world. Read more… ...More

A banner day opens school year

Something slightly different contributed to the atmosphere of expectancy that permeated Lehman Auditorium. In an all-campus convocation Wednesday morning, Sept. 2, President Loren Swartzendruber welcomed EMU’s largest incoming class in five years and called attention to colorful handmade banners that grace the left and right sides of the stage area with ...More