News for Education

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
https://emu.edu/now/news/2019/02/beloved-retiring-professor-to-give-emus-101st-commencement-address/  Judy H. Mullet, professor of psychology at Eastern Mennonite University, will provide the address for EMU’s 101st commencement on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 1 p.m. “In my travels to meet alums and seek support for the college, Judy’s name comes up again and again as one of the most impactful faculty ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Wu Wei, a 2006 graduate of Eastern Mennonite Seminary, was named president of the China Christian Council (CCC) at the 10th Annual China Christian Conference in November 2018. Wu will give leadership to an umbrella organization based in Shanghai that oversees more than 60,000 churches and nearly 25 million believers.Pastor Wu Wei, back left, visits with Eastern Mennonite University students ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Eastern Mennonite University undergraduate and graduate students who are planning health careers in pharmacy now have an expedited pathway to earning the required Doctorate of Pharmacy degree. A new articulation agreement with Shenandoah University’s Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacyprovides annual priority enrollment for up to five undergraduate students and five graduate students in EMU’s MS ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, February 01, 2019
https://emu.edu/now/news/2019/01/alumni-journalists-lift-the-shifting-climates-podcast-off-to-a-strong-start/  The Shifting Climates podcast and website – aimed at “rehumanizing the conversation” on climate change by connecting it to topics of faith and justice – has released its first four episodes, to broad reception. The first two episodes, which each received over 400 views on their initial ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
https://emu.edu/now/news/2019/01/counseling-interns-contribute-to-holistic-care-at-the-harrisonburg-rockingham-free-clinic/  Graduate students in Eastern Mennonite University’s Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) program are gaining real-world experience – and providing needed counseling services at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Free Clinic in Harrisonburg. The community placements are part of ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Human Interest
Friday, January 25, 2019
https://emu.edu/now/news/2019/01/mj-sharp-scholarship-recipients-calling-is-to-raise-a-generation-of-young-peacebuilders/David M. Nyiringabo is the first beneficiary of the Michael J. Sharp Peace and Justice Endowed Scholarship Fund for students studying in the graduate program at Eastern Mennonite University’s Center for Justice and Peacebuilding (CJP). The fund was established following the 2017 ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, General News Article
Friday, January 25, 2019
https://emu.edu/now/news/2019/01/mj-sharp-to-be-honored-with-march-memorial-trek-up-kilimanjaro/  A group of family, friends and others moved by the life and sacrifice of murdered United Nations armed group expert and peacebuilder Michael J. Sharp ’05 plan to summit Kilimanjaro in Tanzania on the second anniversary of his death. The popular hike was “on MJ’s bucket list,” said his father, John ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, January 04, 2019
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce officers and new Board members for 2019 elected at the January 3rd Annual Banquet, held at the Hotel Madison and Shenandoah Valley Conference Center. This year’s Executive Committee introduced at the Annual Banquet includes:Dr. John Downey, BRCC –ChairFrank Oncken, Skyline Roofing – Chair-ElectJoel ...read more
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