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EMU places in the top ten of Campus Conservation Nationals competition to reduce electricity consumption

In its rookie debut, Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) was a top finisher in the Campus Conservation Nationals (CCN), landing within the top ten schools among 125 campus participants in North America that achieved the most reduction in electricity consumption over a three-week period. As a Top Ten finisher, EMU was awarded the grand prize of ...More


Annual Spring STEM Celebration features pizza, posters and trivia with profs in the renovated Suter Science Center

In conducting research, Sam Stoner says he’s learned diligence, time management, and patience – all qualities that the environmental sustainability major and business administration minor says will pay off as he works toward his goal of becoming a business ...More

EMU Cistern Case Study Highlighted by National Wildlife Federation

The Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) water cistern project was highlighted by the National Wildlife Federation in their campus ecology case study. Read more: http://www.nwf.org/Campus-Ecology/Campus-Search/Eastern-Mennonite-University/Case-Studies/Eastern-Mennonite-Water.aspx ...More


Water Cistern Lands EMU on National Wildlife Federation “Best Green Projects” List

A pair of local colleges had two of the best “green projects” in the nation for 2012, the National Wildlife Federation announced last week. Case studies detailing the projects from Blue Ridge Community College and Eastern Mennonite University are among the 112 chosen for the federation’s Campus Ecology database. Established in 1989, the database shows the measures universiti ...More

Chill Out Solar

EMU Sustainability Video Wins National Award

Eastern Mennonite University has been honored as a winner of the National Wildlife Federation’s annual competition “Chill Out: Climate Action on Campus.” This award program recognizes U.S. schools that are designing and implementing creative approaches to advance sustainability on campuses. EMU is one of six winning schools that ...More