2020 Virtual Commencement Date
Friday, May 8, 2020
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New! - Plan to attend your program-specific Watch Party that will start at 6:30 pm. We encourage you to log on and reconnect with friends that are graduating with you prior to the start of the virtual online commencement. All graduates will get a secure zoom invite for this!
Linda E. Witmer, RN, MPH, MSPH, and M.Div., Certificate in Spiritual Direction
Linda has taught and served as Director of the RN-BS in Nursing program at EMU Lancaster for the past 15 years. Linda has 23 years of international public health experience, serving with Mennonite Central Committee and Eastern Mennonite Mission with the K’ekchi’ Maya in Guatemala. She taught village health workers, dental workers, and midwives. She worked with the K’ekchi’ leaders to initiate the Bezaleel Education Center, a highschool for K’ekchi’ youth. Her work as a community health nurse in Coatesville, PA led to the initiation of Bridge of Hope, Inc. a non-profit organization serving homeless women and children. Linda is also a trained spiritual director and leads retreats