Opening Convocation and Worship

The campus community is warmly invited to gather with President Susan Schultz Huxman for Opening Convocation and Worship featuring a welcome to a new academic year from Provost Fred Kniss and the SGA Co-Presidents plus the president’s address entitled “The Little Engine that Could”? A new twist on a classic tale. There will be a sending for the Southeast Asia Cross-Cultural seminar group toward the close....

Opening Convocation and Worship

Join President Susan Schultz Huxman to launch spring semester with the theme Finding Healing & Hope in Crisis and a convocation address titled, The Call of the Magi: Find a New Path. Provost Fred Kniss offers a welcome and reflections on the setting of the day, including the presidential inauguration, featuring the Washington Community Scholars Center from Washington D.C.

Opening Convocation

For Such a Time as This – printable programGather on-line for Opening Convocation featuring a welcome to a new academic year from Provost Fred Kniss and Anisa Leonard, SGA Co-President, plus an address from President Susan Schultz Huxman with an instrumental response from cellist Kimberly Souther, Director of Preparatory Music. All new students will be officially welcomed by Shannon....

Opening Convocation-Susan Schultz Huxman

Join President Susan Schultz Huxman to launch spring semester with an emphasis on Vision 2020.There will be a time of prayerful sending for the Guatemala and Colombia Cross-Cultural seminar near the close of the service.

Opening Convocation-Susan Schultz Huxman

Gather for Opening Convocation featuring a welcome to a new academic year from Provost Fred Kniss, President Susan Schultz Huxman’s address, Lead Together, an instrumental response on piano from Dr. David Berry, and a prayerful sending for the Vienna & Europe Cross-Cultural seminar led by Justin and Amanda Poole.

2019 Matriculation Ceremony

The Matriculation Ceremony takes place at the beginning of each academic year and marks the moment when students are formally enrolled as members of the EMU community; signing the register of the university and enrolling in the institution. Matriculation serves as the ritual counterpart to the Baccalaureate Ceremony students will experience at the end of....

Convocation: Susan Schultz-Huxman

Join President Susan Schultz Huxman to launch spring semester with the address, Connecting the Dots: High Impact Engagement at EMU. There will be a time of prayerful sending for the Guatemala-Spain and Middle East Cross-Cultural Seminars at the close of the service. 2019 Spring Convocation Convocation welcomed new students, faculty and staff and greeted those returning. President Huxman encouraged all students....

Convocation: Take Back the Night

Gather for a Take Back the Night(TBTN) Widening the Circleconvocation including EMU student, faculty and staff panelists reflecting on why sexualized violence matters to them. Panelists: Jasmine Wilson, Emily Powell, Tempest Anderson, Nathaniel Nissley, Susan Schultz Huxman, Tae Dews, Carolyn Stauffer, Jonathan Swartz, Celeste Thomas, Leda Werner, and Gabrielle McMillon.

Fall 2018 Opening Convocation

President Susan Schultz Huxman, launching Fall semester with the address, Setting the EMU Table with a Diversity of Utensils.   2018 Opening Convocation Join President Susan Schultz Huxman in launching Fall semester.There will be a time of prayerful sending for the China Cross-Cultural Seminar at the close of the service. Posted by Eastern Mennonite University on Wednesday,....

2018 Matriculation Ceremony

This ceremony takes place at the beginning of each academic year and marks the moment when students are formally enrolled as members of the Eastern Mennonite University community, signing the register of the university and enrolling in the institution. Parents, families, and guests are cordially invited to attend this memorable event. Matriculation serves as the....