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Senior Given Peace Award

Peace award recipient Julia R. Gingrich with Dale Long (l.), who initiated the recognition, and Eugene Stoltzfus of Keezletown, Va., son of the late Grant M. Stoltzfus. The Stoltzf ...More

‘Homeless’ Advocates to Speak

Jessica Schuler, a civil rights policy analyst with the National Coalition on the Homeless, will speak in several settings at Eastern Mennonite University Thursday, Mar. 22. Schuler will be joined by two members from the NCH Speakers Bureau, both of whom are either currently or formerly homeless. They will speak on “Faces of Homelessness” at an informal dinner mee ...More

EMU Alumni and Pastors Promoting Healthcare Access

It’s easy to drive right past the modest building along busy Rt. 11 just south of the city of Winchester, but it would be unfortunate to miss the exciting goings-on inside. The Stephens City Mennonite Church, helmed by Jim Musser, an EMU grad, and his wife Aldine, a current EMS student, is taking the health and well-being of both its members and residents of the surrounding comm ...More

Students Wrap Up Some Yule Cheer

(L. to r.): Geoff Ens, Jen Erb, Alex Brodt, Erika Detweiler, Kristi Wenger, Lisa Berry, Jennifer Ruth, Felicia Wideman and Jason Gerig wrap clothing items and toys to be distributed to children at Harrisonburg-Rockin ...More

EMU Plans ‘Take Back the Night’ Events

"Take Back the Night," a rally uniting men and women against sexual violence, will be held Monday through Friday, Oct. 2-6, at Eastern Mennonite University. The purpose of the annual program is to build greater awareness of issues related to sexual violence, to provide safe settings to talk about the problem and to provide help to victims of sexual harassment and violence, ac ...More

Students Receive ‘Cords of Distinction’ Honor

Photo by Jim Bishop They’re among Eastern Mennonite University’s most outstanding students, exemplifying the school’s highest ideals. Ten EMU seniors, nominated by faculty, staff and fellow s ...More

Poverty Awareness Week 2006 Schedule

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Social Work Program Re-Accredited

EMU social work students Jennifer Erb (l.) and Katie Chaffinch shop for clothing and toys for a Christmas service project. Students raised more than $1,000 to buy gifts for local children throu ...More

Students Bring Cheer to Local Children

EMU social work students Jennifer Erb (l.) and Katie Chaffinch shop for clothing and toys. Photo by Megan Yoder Some Eastern Mennonite University social work students have completed a successful ...More

Honoring a Gentle Giant

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