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Racial/Ethnic Education Programs Face Funding Challenge

GOSHEN, IND. (MEA) — There is good news and bad news in racial/ethnic education for Mennonite Church USA, according to Mennonite Education Agency (MEA). Carlos Romero, executive director of this churchwide ministry, says, "The church’s commitment to racial/ethnic educ ...More

EMU Offers ‘Taste’ of Gospel Music

"Unconditional," a gospel music group from New York City, will perform at a "Soul Food Cafe" 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at Eastern Mennonite University. The concer ...More

EMU Hosts Fifth Gospel Music ‘Extravaganza’

The fifth annual Gospel Music Extravaganza will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 6, in Martin Chapel of the seminary building at EMU. Area church and university gospel choirs – including the Northeast Community Choir, Oak Grove Baptist Church, Men of Zion, Lisa Henderson, EMU Gospel Choir, J.C. Motion from JMU – and others, will present worship and praise music. ...More

EMU Holds ‘King Day’ Observance

Part of a group on a prayer walk that preceded Monday’s King Day chapel service carry a cross to the platform in Lehman Auditorium (Wendy Lorisme, Joe Hackman, Beth Risser, Julie Hau ...More

EMU to Combine Spiritual Life/King Week Programs

The campus ministries department at Eastern Mennonite University is joining hands with the multicultural services office for a combined spring Spiritual Life/Martin Luther King week. Activities on the program theme ...More

Latino Initiative Attracts Hispanic Freshmen

Webster Contreras (left) and Maria Monroy (right) are among the 10 Hispanic students who enrolled at EMU at least in part because of a campus initiative t ...More

Jazz Concert To Help Launch ‘Latino Heritage Month’

Afromantra, a Latin jazz band from New York City, will help launch Latino Heritage Month Sept. 15 – Oct. 15. This year’s theme is “Haciendo Conecciones” (Making Connections). ...More

Student Film Teaches International Students ‘Reality 101’

By Kelly Jasper, Daily News-Record Selam Hussein, an EMU student from Ethiopia, produced a film titled “Reality 10 ...More

‘Latino Initiative’ is Launched

Left to right: Moira R. Rogers, associate professor of Spanish at EMU, and Kenneth L. Nafziger, vice president for stu ...More

Group/Troupe to Jam at EMU

The multicultural programs office at Eastern Mennonite University is sponsoring a “Holy Hip Hop Jam” 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, in Lehman Auditorium at EMU. The concert, part of Black History Month observances at EMU, will feature “Cross Movement,” ...More