Course Schedule and Practicum Info

Course Overview

Fall 2018 | Spring 2019 Academic Calendar Practicum Course Descriptions

The following lists only include CJP courses; if you are interested in electives in other graduate programs at Eastern Mennonite University, please contact CJP’s academic program coordinator or check out the EMU School of Graduate & Professional Studies.

Some courses require prerequisites or simultaneous enrollment in other courses. Some courses require permission of instructor for enrollment of students not in the CJP MA degree or Graduate Certificate programs. Please read the course descriptions carefully.

Please know that CJP seeks to be sensitive to students’ religious beliefs. If you have a conflict due to a religious commitment, please let CJP administration know immediately and we will try to accommodate your schedule. 

Fall 2018 Courses

Fall courses start August 28 and end December 14.

Course Time/Day Semester Hours  Instructor
Tuesdays
PAX 535 Research Methods for Social Change 8:45-11:45 am
LB 121 (and via zoom)
3 Roxy Allen Kioko
PAX 571 Restorative Justice: Principles, Theories & Applications 1:45-4:45 pm
MS 205 (and via zoom)
3 Carl Stauffer
Wednesdays
 PAX677 Restorative Justice & Whole Systems Approaches*  8:45-11:45 am
Martin Store/MS 205 (and via zoom)
 3  Carl Stauffer
PAX 669 Psychosocial Trauma, Identity & Dignity*  1:45-4:45 p.m.
MS 205 (and via zoom)
 3  Barry Hart
Thursdays
 PAX 534 Foundations for Justice & Peacebuilding I  Thursdays, 8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
LB 121 
 6 Gloria Rhodes,
Carl Stauffer
PAX 615 Leading Organizational Change*  6-8 p.m. LB 121 (and via zoom)
Hybrid: most classes on campus with some on-line
 3  David Brubaker
Fridays
PAX 601 Mediation & Negotiation  8:45-11:45 a.m. 
LB 121
 3  Amy Knorr,David Brubaker
    Weekend and Week-long courses+
 PAX 672 Circle Processes November 16-18

Fri 6-9 p.m.; Sat 8:30-5; Sun 1-6 p.m.
Discipleship Center

 1   Kay Pranis
PAX 540 STAR Level I
($120 materials fee)
September 10-14  2

 Katie Mansfield
Najla ElMangoush

 PAX 640 STAR Level II *
($120 materials fee)
 November 12-16  2 Katie Mansfield,
Ram Bhagat

* These courses have pre-requisite requirements, see course descriptions for details
+ Week-long courses are only open to those students who do not have courses that meet weekly

Spring classes other than the STAR training and the OLS course begin the week of January 14 and end May 2.

 

Course Time/Day Semester Hours Instructors 
Mondays
PAX 585 Global Development  Mondays, 1:45-4:45 p.m.
LB 121
 3  Tim Seidel
Tuesdays
PAX 535 Research Methods for Social Change 8:45-11:45 am
LB 121 (and via zoom)
3 Roxy Allen Kioko
PAX 588 Nonviolent Mobilization for Social Change
($50 course fee for required lobbying trip)
1:45-4:45 p.m.
Hartzler Library/LB 121
3 Johonna Turner
OLS 530 Organizational Behavior
(registration for this course happens with the MBA office)
 6-8 p.m.
Campus Center/CC 229
 3  David Brubaker
Thursdays
 PAX 634 Foundations for Justice & Peacebuilding II *

8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
LB 121 
 6 Johonna Turner
Tim Seidel
Fridays
PAX 610 Facilitation: Process Design & Skills for Dialogue, Deliberation & Decision-making 8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. 
January 18, 25; February 8, 22;March 15; April 12
LB 121
 3 Catherine Barnes
    Weekend and Week-long courses+
 PAX 672 Circle Processes

Dates: March 15-17
Fri 6:30-9 p.m.; Sat 8-5; Sun 1-6 p.m.
Discipleship Center

 1  Kay Pranis
PAX 676 Restorative Justice Practices*

Feb 1-2; Feb 15-16; March 22-23
Fridays 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. and
Saturdays 8:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
LB 121

3 Lorraine Stutzman Amstutz
PAX 540A STAR Level I
($120 materials fee)
January 7-11, 2019  2  Katie Mansfield
 PAX 540B STAR Level I
($120 materials fee)
February 25 – March 1  2 Katie Mansfield

* These courses have pre-requisite requirements, see course descriptions for details
+ Week-long courses are only open to those students who do not have courses that meet weekly

Arranged with advisor or faculty member:

All fall and spring CJP graduate course descriptions are found here.*

If you are interested in registering for a CJP class, please email Academic Program Coordinator, Janelle Myers-Benner at bennerj@emu.edu for more information.

Fall Semester 2018

August 22-24 Graduate New Student Orientation
27 New Student Advising & Fall Registration
28 CJP FALL SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN
29 EMU Graduate School picnic (5-6:30 p.m.)
September 1 All-CJP potluck at Tangly Woods homestead in Keezletown
15 Tentative tour of Harrisonburg (required for all Foundations I students)
October 12-14 EMU Homecoming weekend
17 Mid-Semester Recess begins at 5:30 p.m.
22 Classes resume at 8 a.m.
November 20 Thanksgiving Recess begins at 5:05 p.m.
26 Classes resume at 8 a.m.
December 14 Last day of CJP classes (and final day of the semester)

 

Spring Semester 2019

January 7-11 STAR Level I
14 ALL OTHER CJP SPRING SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN
March 1 Mid-Semester Recess begins at 5:30 p.m.
11 Classes resume at 8 a.m.
April 18 ACE Festival (no Foundations II class)
18 Easter Recess begins at 5:05 p.m.
23 Classes resume at 8 a.m.
May 2 Last day of CJP classes (and final day of the semester)
5 EMU Annual Commencement/CJP Graduation Celebration

 

Summer Peacebuilding Institute 2019; May and June

Tentative dates: May 13 – June 14
See http://www.emu.edu/cjp/spi/ in October 2018 for course offerings and additional details.

Zehr Institute Webinars

SOCIAL HUB

  • Loading...