G. Marcille “Marci” Frederick, a Chicago-area college library director, will be Eastern Mennonite University’s new director of the Sadie A. Hartzler Library. She will start July 1, succeeding Beryl Brubaker, who is retiring.
Frederick is currently library director at Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights, Illinois ...More
Irvin B. Horst, a former Eastern Mennonite University professor who devoted most of his life to Anabaptist history, research and thought, died Apr. 23, 2011, at Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community. He was 95.
Dr. Horst taught church history and English literature courses at EMU from 1955 to 1967. During this time, he worked to increase holdings at the Menno Simons Historical Librar ...More
He donated or sold 12,000 or more books to EMU and contributed in numerous other ways to the school over a 60-year period.
Irvin B. Horst, 94, currently resides at Oak Lea at Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community. The Anabaptist scholar’s professional career took him to several European countries and lengthy teaching stints in Holland and at EMU. His spouse, Ava Rohrer Horst, d ...More
Elwood Yoder shows the 1539 book printed on the Beck Press in Strasbourg, Germany, to Menno Simons Historical librarian Lois Bowman. Looking on is EMU senior Rachael L. Penman. Photo by Jim Bishop
Elwood E. Yoder of Harrisonburg can’t quite believe what he had ...More
Margaret M. Shenk, 88, librarian emerita at Eastern Mennonite University, died Aug. 11 at Oak Lea Nursing Home, Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community.
Ms. Shenk served in a variety of roles at EMU’s ...More
Vida J. Huber Credit: JMU Photography Services
Vida J. Huber, 68, who was instrumental in the development and growth of the baccalaureate nursing program at Eastern Mennonite University, died ...More