Student Speakers

Summer Cross-culturals – Bolivia, Navajo Nation, and Local Context

& Cross-Cultural Groups, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Hear brief reflections from the summer cross-cultural groups that spent time in Bolivia, Navajo Nation, and in the Local Context.

2017 Baccalaureate

& 2017 Commencement, Commencement, Faculty/Staff Speakers, Student Speakers.

EMU celebrates the University’s 9th Annual Commencement in this Baccalaureate Service. Deanna Durham, assistant professor of social work, addresses the graduates with her speech titled “Speaking of Eating”.  Senior class co-presidents Tyler Denlinger and Madelyn Gish offer Senior Class Salutations.

Cross-cultural Chapel: The Middle East

& Cross-Cultural Groups, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

The returning Spring 2017 Middle East Cross-cultural group shares reflections and adventures from their experiences in the Middle East this semester.

Cross-cultural Chapel: Guatemala & Colombia

& Cross-Cultural Groups, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

The returning Spring 2017 Guatemala & Colombia Cross-cultural group shares reflections and adventures from their experiences in Guatemala and Colombia this semester.

Student Recognition Chapel

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

University Chapel Gathering emphasizes the university’s vision of being a Learning Community as faculty and staff in several departments celebrate significant achievements of students during the Spring semester.

Senior Chapel: Reflections on Faith Formation at EMU

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

How has your faith changed, grown or deepened while in college? What have been the sources of your faith formation in your college years? In what ways has your faith been challenged while in college and how have you navigated that? How do you expect your faith will inform/guide your future endeavors? Gather with… Read more »

“EMS Road Experience” – Kevin Poeckert

& Chapel Gathering in the Seminary, Seminary, Student Speakers.

“EMS Road Experience” Kevin Poeckert, EMS Preaching class student

Holy Week Chapel: “Alfombra” – Latino Student Alliance

& Student Speakers, University Chapels.

The community gathered around the alfombra created by the Latino Student Alliance engaging themes of acceptance, goodness, and grace with the alfombra as a visual invitation for prayer and reflection.

Seminary Capstone Presentation: Jake Kave

& Seminary, Seminary Senior Capstone, Student Speakers.

Jake Kave, “Evangelism in a Pluralistic Society” Students in the seminary’s Master of Divinity program complete Capstone Integration Projects across the two semesters of their senior year. During the fall semester, they negotiate with the professors in the Formation in Missional Leadership class the design of their projects. They then complete their projects in the spring,… Read more »

Inauguration Chapel: Celebrating Student-Centered Leadership

& Faculty/Staff Speakers, Student Speakers, University Chapels.

Gather for student leader perspectives on celebrating student-centered leadership and offering a prayerful blessing for Dr. Susan Schultz Huxman during this week of inauguration activities. Several student musical groups enhance this time of worship, celebration and blessing. Reflections – Quinn Kathrineberg, Ariel Barbosa and Abigail Shelly. Stings Ensemble – Jacinda Stahly, Isaac Dahl, Quinn… Read more »