Eastern Mennonite University hosted the inaugural TENtalks event in Main Stage theater during its 2016 Homecoming and Family weekend.
Erik Kratz ’02, Leonard Dow ’87, and Shirley Showalter ’70 each give ten minute presentations designed to inspire, influence and impact their audience with ideas from their unique perspectives. Liza Heavener ’07 hosted the event.
Erik Kratz is a professional baseball player. Leonard Dow is a dynamic pastor in Philadelphia and board vice-chair of Mennonite Central Committee. Shirley Showalter is an author, and retired college president and professor.