CAC threw a lawn party for all students complete with music, games, freebies, and ice cream as the sun went down.

Dr. Scot McKnight speaks on “Tell the Story of Jesus” as part of a Kingdom Vision as a Way of Life emphasis for the 2016 Augsburger Lecture Series and the Missional Church Partnership with Virginia Mennonite Missions, Virginia Mennonite Conference, Park View Mennonite Church, Eastern Mennonite University and Eastern Mennonite Seminary. ——- Rev. Canon Dr.... Read more »

Experts will offer talks & events on sexuality, themes of abuse, healing, spirituality and wholeness… https://t.co/oSLspjnKSg

Great to see recent alums back on campus at Mission and Service Day yesterday! Service organization reps were here to talk about opportunities to serve both locally as well as overseas, over the summer and post-grad.

Music video of #Shenadoah Valley Childrens Choir singing #ShenandoahNationalPark #NPS100 @NatlParkService goes vira… https://t.co/Y75PgE4LS5

At Eastern Mennonite University (EMU), there is always more room for God’s presence. In 1979, a group of students led by Jerry Holsopple, now a professor in the Visual and

The fall Sexuality Series brings together campus experts with authors and advocates from a variety of settings to address sexuality, spirituality, healing and wholeness. The event planning was a collaborative effort between faculty, campus ministries, the #TakeBacktheNight committee, and the Coalition on Sexual Violence Prevention.

SU Stings Field Hockey Women 4-1 In Winchester @EMU_FH @EMU_News https://t.co/532kwxEQXL https://t.co/wrws97chWn

.@EMU_WomenSoccer at @SUHornets got an early start bc of predicted rains. Hornets lead 2-0 in 1st. @odacathletics https://t.co/BmMq2JsP10

.@EMU_FH beats the rain but not Shenandoah, falling 4-1 in ODAC opener. Taylor Hensley with the goal. @EMU_News https://t.co/ZhkqYCSB5W

Drink deep from the fountain, but only when it's running properly! Thank you EMU Facilities Management team for caring for so many aspects of our beautiful campus. Note from the crew... if you want to drop coins in and make a wish, please use quarters which supplement their coffee break fund. #EMUView

Today the EMS Community participated in a retreat day as part of Spiritual Life Week. Keeping in mind the theme for the week, “Kingdom Vision as a Way of Life,” there were opportunities for Lectio Divina, Community Care, reflection, prayer, worship, and a University Chapel led by Rev. Dr. Scot McKnight on the theme, “Love as Commitment.”

EMU welcomed #AugsburgerLecture series speaker Dr. Scot McKnight who spoke of the rugged commitment of love… https://t.co/NtBqrkc824

RT @EMU_FH: First conference game today. Let's go!!! #gameday https://t.co/CHoobtmX4b

Dr. Annmarie Early encouraged students (Courtney Coduri, Lisa Reo, Ashley Boonenberg, LeAnne Lambert, and Lance Crawford) from the Marriage and Family class to attend the 2016 Creating Connections conference in Washington DC over the weekend. Kristy Koser, LPC, LPCC, alum, JMU doc student, and former MAC professional development coordinator also joined the group. For the first time in the United States, Creating Connections 2016 brought together the world's most-renowned and followed neuroscience and psychotherapy experts as they focus on the continuing impact of cutting-edge science.

The fall Sexuality Series at Eastern Mennonite University brings together campus experts with authors and advocates from a variety of settings to address sexuality, spirituality, healing and wholeness. “With this

On Thursday Rev. Dr. Scot McKnight will be speaking at Seminary Chapel on the theme, “Tell the Story of Jesus.” Rev. Dr. McKnight is visiting EMU and EMS as part of the Augsburger Lecture Series. The Augsburger Lectureship provides resources to annually bring to campus a noted lecturer to address pertinent topics in the area of Christian evangelism and mission for the stimulation and development of a vision for evangelism and missions for the students, faculty and staff of EMU. For more information visit http://www.emu.edu/studentlife/campus-ministries/spiritual-life/augsburger-lecture-series/. There will be a lunch forum with Rev. Dr. McKnight for the EMS Community following Chapel.

Dr. Scot McKnight speaks on Love as Commitment (Mark 12:28-34) as part of a Kingdom Vision as a Way of Life emphasis for the 2016 Augsburger Lecture Series and the Missional Church Partnership with Virginia Mennonite Missions, Virginia Mennonite Conference, Park View Mennonite Church, Eastern Mennonite University and Eastern Mennonite Seminary. ——- Rev. Canon Dr.... Read more »

It's a doubleheader today at Shenandoah! Field hockey opens it with a 4pm game and the soccer women go next at 7pm. If you're in the Winchester area this is a great chance to see your Royals in person. If not, you can watch both games online at: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/shenandoah/

Doubleheader at Shenandoah today! @EMU_FH plays at 4pm & @EMU_WomenSoccer is at 7pm. @EMU_News Video at: https://t.co/YefPI1tloU

RT @EMU_News: We ARE so proud! Congrats Hannah! https://t.co/CRpUWUmm8S

Ryan Keiner '16 produced this video showcasing his experience on a cross-cultural trip to New Zealand in 2015. Visit http://www.emu.edu/crosscultural/ to learn more about the cross-cultural opportunities at EMU.

#InternationalEducationWeek https://t.co/6cs37Oo9po brought educational events, games, and, of course, delicious f… https://t.co/O4PZ61I4Mq

We ARE so proud! Congrats Hannah! https://t.co/CRpUWUmm8S

Royals Out-Hit By Southern Virginia In Road Loss @emu_wvb @EMU_News https://t.co/En1La9aINB https://t.co/4c0cqHnHUP

Soccer Men Succumb To Powerful Generals In ODAC Opener @EMU_MenSoccer @EMU_News https://t.co/rCH1zMU8dI https://t.co/pM47IlNGlz

Is it feeling like #SweaterWeather yet? Time to get out your smart phones and take some fall pics and videos for the video our friends (and mostly EMU grads) in The Walking Roots Band plan to "crowd produce." You should be in it! In your favorite sweater! In the leaves! #sweaterweatherfanclub #cardcarryingmember http://www.thewalkingrootsband.com/sweater-weather-music-video

RT @HannahBrookeXD: Want to let the 57ish ppl that will actually see my tweets know that this woman is the kindest, most supportive athlete…

Congrats to the NCAA Woman of the Year Top 9. Even though EMU's Hannah Chappell-Dick was not a finalist, we're extremely proud of her for being Top 30, and look forward to celebrating her incredible career at the awards dinner in Indianapolis on Oct. 16. https://www.ncaa.org/about/resources/media-center/news/9-finalists-named-2016-woman-year-award

.@HannahBrookeXD not named WOTY Top 9, but congrats again on being in Top 30! So proud! @EMU_News @EMU_XC_TFhttps://t.co/Or4bvNM5GN

Alum Gilberto Perez Jr @GOSHENCOLLEGE earns two awards for #education & #advocacy for Indiana #Latinocommunityhttps://t.co/UrhJY7sh1c

“Mary’s Way” Dr. Nancy Heisey–Eastern Mennonite Seminary Associate Dean, EMU Professor of Biblical Studies and Church History. Nancy has worked as a teacher and an administrator first at Mennonite Central Committee and since 1999 at EMU. Her lifelong professional and churchly involvement with Mennonites and Brethren in Christ around the world, and her research interests... Read more »

Centennial theater team asks EMU community https://t.co/BLYexswVF9 to share memories, unforgettable moments https://t.co/QSmsQul9OQ

#Christianity amid #SystemicRacism is an oxymoron” https://t.co/W4pj8kIyWy Honored to have Cyneatha Millsaps shar… https://t.co/fPfwArAp1p

Wow, 6th in nation! Congrats, Becca! https://t.co/voab0EiOVv

Becca Hardy is 6th in the nation with her .415 attack percentage as the volleyball women get ready for tonight's match at Southern Virginia. 7pm start in Buena Vista. Watch it at: https://www.youtube.com/user/SouthernVirginia Or see live stats only at: http://www.emuroyals.com/sports/wvball/2016-17/boxscores/20160927_xjfm.xml

Becca Hardy 6th in nation w .415 attack % as @emu_wvb heads to Southern Virginia at 7pm. @EMU_News Video at: https://t.co/SIprxvwHQ5

EMU’s basketball women are hoping a home-heavy schedule helps their young team. The Royals released their 2016-17 season schedule today, which features 13 home dates on the 24-game slate. Despite

Juan Luna is 21st in the nation with his 8 goals and 25th with 19 points as the soccer men get ready for their ODAC opener this afternoon. It's a big test, as the Royals head to preseason favorite Washington and Lee at 4:30pm! Watch video at: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/wandl/ Or live stats only at: http://www.emuroyals.com/sports/msoc/2016-17/boxscores/20160927_e41c.xml

A lot of things will look familiar this year for Runnin Royals. EMU’s basketball men return all five of their starters in 2016-17 and return a number of non-conference opponents

Juan Luna 21st in nation in goals and 25th in points as @EMU_MenSoccer prepares for #ODAC opener at W&L at 4:30pm. https://t.co/vdQ4nXojTW

Congratulations to Gilberto Perez Jr., senior director of intercultural development & educational partnerships at Goshen College and the recipient of two awards from statewide organizations for his work in education and advocacy for the Indiana Latino community. Perez is a 1994 graduate of EMU and earned a graduate certificate in peacebuilding from the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at EMU in 1999.

Cyneatha Millsaps is lead pastor of Community Mennonite Church in the Chicago suburb of Markham, Illinois, and multicultural liaison/consultant for Illinois Mennonite Conference. She’s a community activist and advocate for

Cyneatha Millsaps is lead pastor of Community Mennonite Church in the Chicago suburb of Markham, Illinois, and multicultural liaison/consultant for Illinois Mennonite Conference. She’s a community activist and advocate for

EMU Hoping To Benefit From Home Cooking In 2016-17 @emu_wbb @EMU_News @odacathletics @EMUadmissions #d3hhttps://t.co/cDEN6O2yWj

Gilberto Perez Jr., senior director of intercultural development & educational partnerships at Goshen College, is the recipient of two awards from statewide organizations for his work in education and advocacy

Gilberto Perez Jr., senior director of intercultural development & educational partnerships at Goshen College, is the recipient of two awards from statewide organizations for his work in education and advocacy

Gilberto Perez Jr., senior director of intercultural development & educational partnerships at Goshen College, is the recipient of two awards from statewide organizations for his work in education and advocacy

Runnin Royals' 2016-17 Schedule Includes Return Trip To D-I JMU @Runnin_Royals @EMU_News @odacathletics #d3hhttps://t.co/BHdgZXdzPM

Speaking of Ted Swartz, look at what he and Ingrid De Sanctis ‘88 are planning for Centennial Celebration! Send them your remembrances and stories http://www.emustories.com/submit-a-story/ You might just see a version of it onstage.

Congratulations to EMU's ODAC Weekly Honor Roll players: Bailey McInnis from women's soccer, Dave Drafton from men's soccer, Emily Price from field hockey and Becca Hardy from women's volleyball. Go Royals!

Congrats to ODAC Honor Rollees: Emily Price @EMU_FH, Dave Drafton @EMU_MenSoccer, Bailey McInnis @EMU_WomenSoccer, and Becca Hardy @emu_wvb.

RT @EMU_Athletics: SID James De Boer joins @DTRadioGuy on Daily Sports Feed at 4:20pm, talking EMU sports. Listen at 101.3 FM / 1360 AM. @E

SID James De Boer joins @DTRadioGuy on Daily Sports Feed at 4:20pm, talking EMU sports. Listen at 101.3 FM / 1360 AM. @EMU_News

The inspirational career quote for this week comes from Steve Jobs "The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. If you need guidance in your search to find what you love to do, please don't hesitate to call or email Kim Phillips or Chuck Richards (Graduate Intern) to set up an appointment.

Bach, Bach and more Bach

Just can't get enough Bach? Check out this website! http://allofbach.com/en/

Our next spotlight shines brightly on Kristina Blakely. Kristina is a second year student in the MAC program and transferred to us from JMU’s clinical mental health counseling program. Kristina has worked for 15+ years in the mental health profession for the Harrisonburg/Rockingham Community Services Board as a residential counselor and supervisor. She is currently in her internship at the CSB where she is seeing individual clients and working with groups. Kristina is a community builder and brings deep compassion and non-judgement to her connections with others. She is wise, kind and grounded. So delighted, Kristina, you found your way back to EMU and grateful for all the ways you contribute to your cohort and our program.

Laughter is Sacred Space by Ted & Co. TheaterWorks will take place at Bridgewater College tomorrow night. This is the last stop for Ted Swartz ’89, MDiv ’92, during his month-long #SuicidePreventionMonth tour, Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 7:30 pm, at the Carter Center. Free and open to the public!

Eastern Mennonite University alumni Ingrid De Sanctis ‘88 and Ted Swartz ’89, MACL ’92, have collaborated as professional playwrights, actors and directors for more than 20 years. The friends and

Eastern Mennonite University alumni Ingrid De Sanctis ‘88 and Ted Swartz ’89, MACL ’92, have collaborated as professional playwrights, actors and directors for more than 20 years. The friends and

Eastern Mennonite University alumni Ingrid De Sanctis ‘88 and Ted Swartz ’89, MACL ’92, have collaborated as professional playwrights, actors and directors for more than 20 years. The friends and

Eastern Mennonite University alumni Ingrid De Sanctis ‘88 and Ted Swartz ’89, MACL ’92, have collaborated as professional playwrights, actors and directors for more than 20 years. The friends and

Chuck's Career Corner Inspirational quote for the week come from Steve Jobs "The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't Settle. If you need guidance finding what you love, please email or call to set up and appoint with Kim or Chuck Richards (Graduate Intern).

Tomorrow kicks off EMS’s Spiritual Life Week. The theme this year is "Kingdom Vision as a Way of Life." Throughout the week the EMS community will have opportunities to attend Chapel, engage in Lectio Divina, and participate in community care, reflection, and prayer together. Dr. Nancy Heisey, Eastern Mennonite Seminary’s Associate Dean and EMU Professor of Biblical Studies and Church History, will lead us into this space with an 11am Chapel on Tuesday on the theme "Mary’s Way." Rev. Dr. Scot McKnight will be speaking at Chapel on Thursday as part of the Augsburger Lecture Series. This will be followed by an EMS community lunch forum.

RT @AdamPosey: Just in case you were wondering what it looks like when @sally33k hits a ball a long way 0___0 https://t.co/ZxDqEanXke

Dave will discuss his book and offer strategies from 7 to 8:30 p.m. tonight at the Parish Resource Center, 2160 Lincoln Highway E. The event is free. Those planning to attend are asked to pre-register by calling 299-1113.

We can't wait! https://t.co/76oWoxxMtG Check out the Homecoming and Family Weekend lineup! https://t.co/7wKsOtWDvN

RT @EMU_News: Great job @EMU_FH! Good luck vs Shenandoah on Wednesday! https://t.co/tEQJbDDcKB

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Guten Abend, all the way from Vienna! We are beginning our third week abroad and our second week of eight in Austria’s capital city. Since you last saw us, we have stuffed our days full of every possible activity our feet could carry us to–from hiking on the Untersberg, to watching … Continue reading Exploring Salzburg and Vienna

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Great job @EMU_FH! Good luck vs Shenandoah on Wednesday! https://t.co/tEQJbDDcKB

International Education Week highlighted games, upcoming cross cultural trips, and of course, deliciousness.

Freshman Emily Price (Hampton, Va./Homeschool) caged a hat trick to highlight an all-around team effort as EMU (4-4)  rolled over Notre Dame (Md.) in field hockey action Sunday in Harrisonburg.

Playing in her first collegiate tournament, EMU women’s golfer Olyvia Longacre (Telford, Pa./Christopher Dock) did what she was supposed to do – get accustomed to the college game.

Price And Royals Roll Over Visiting Gators, 9-1 @EMU_FH @EMU_News #odac https://t.co/q4dn0FWOk0 https://t.co/nIidL5aYwm

EMU Field Hockey emu_fh had a convincing victory today on the turf, disposing of Notre Dame of… https://t.co/HThgclyngX

EMU Field Hockey emu_fh had a convincing victory today on the turf, disposing of Notre Dame of… https://t.co/T2iGVEf6c6

EMU Field Hockey emu_fh had a convincing victory today on the turf, disposing of Notre Dame of… https://t.co/WCFWZKQkIe

EMU Field Hockey emu_fh had a convincing victory today on the turf, disposing of Notre Dame of… https://t.co/UEdOKicHG5

EMU Field Hockey emu_fh had a convincing victory today on the turf, disposing of Notre Dame of… https://t.co/XoVHQ5eATX

Emily Price finishes hat trick as @EMU_FH rolls to 9-1 win over Notre Dame. Pics and video to follow. @EMU_News https://t.co/U2fin80NY9

GOAL!! Mikayla Martin adds a tap-in score in 52nd, to increase to lead to 8-1. @EMU_FH #odac Watch the rest at: https://t.co/U2fin80NY9

GOAL!! Lorraine Armstrong punches one in across cage from right side. @EMU_FH leads Notre Dame 7-1 in 45th minute. https://t.co/U2fin80NY9

GOAL!! Julie Burkhardt scores her 2nd less than 2 into the 2nd. @EMU_FH now lead 6-1 over Notre Dame. https://t.co/U2fin80NY9

Jessica Wells scores for Notre Dame, but @EMU_FH takes 5-1 lead into halftime. Watch second half at: https://t.co/U2fin80NY9

GOAL!! Lorraine Armstrong open in front and lifts to top of cage. @EMU_FH leads 5-0 in 29th. https://t.co/U2fin80NY9

GOAL!! Alyssa Gore joins the parade in 23rd, after centering pass from Mikayla Martin. @EMU_FH leads Notre Dame 4-0. https://t.co/U2fin80NY9

GOAL!!! Julie Burkhardt follows up a saved shot to score in the 10th. Then Price scores again. Now 3-0! @EMU_FH https://t.co/U2fin80NY9

GOAL!!! Emily Price gets goal on her own rebound, giving @EMU_FH 1-0 lead over Notre Dame in 9th minute. Watch at: https://t.co/U2fin80NY9

The field hockey women are at home for the first time in three weeks, so come give them a big "welcome back!" The Royals host Notre Dame (Md.) at 1:00pm on a nice fall day. (In other words, thanks to the clouds, you can put on a long sleeve t-shirt and not get hot!) Or watch video and live stats at: http://www.emuroyals.com/sports/fh/2016-17/boxscores/20160925_x8af.xml

Field hockey home for first time in three weeks, hosting Notre Dame (Md.) at 1:00pm. @EMU_FH @EMU_News Video/stats:… https://t.co/mm9a1jhFTU

The Royals opened ODAC play Saturday with a thorough domination of Sweet Briar on the road, picking up a 6-0 win. EMU’s soccer women snap their only losing skid of

International Education Week’s annual incarnation, planned by Multicultural and International Student Services, brought a host of educational and indeed, delicious, events to Eastern Mennonite University Sept. 12-16. With the theme

International Education Week’s annual incarnation, planned by Multicultural and International Student Services, brought a host of educational and indeed, delicious, events to Eastern Mennonite University Sept. 12-16. With the theme

International Education Week’s annual incarnation, planned by Multicultural and International Student Services, brought a host of educational and indeed, delicious, events to Eastern Mennonite University Sept. 12-16. With the theme

Second Half Flurry Knocks Out EMU Soccer Men At Lebanon Valley @EMU_MenSoccer @EMU_News #odachttps://t.co/hUtkFpOKeZ

@EMU_Royals_Golf Check out the overall day one results from the Bridgewater Invite. Play wraps up Sunday. https://t.co/3WRdcUB1yN

Royals In Control From Opening Touch In 6-0 Shutout Of Sweet Briar @EMU_WomenSoccer @EMU_News #odachttps://t.co/7liSSiE1Co

RT @EMU_Royals_Golf: @EMU_Athletics Olyvia Longacre shoots 87 in opening rd at bridgewater invitational, sits at midpoint of the leaderboar…

.@EMU_WomenSoccer gets goals from 6 players in 6-0 rout at Sweet Briar to open #ODAC play. @EMU_News https://t.co/nIk7aKQnPq

Second half gets away from @EMU_MenSoccer in 4-0 loss at powerful Lebanon Valley. Royals 5-3-2 entering #odac play. https://t.co/xAOIs69dTB

EMU MSN & nursing involvement in research presented at VNA fall conference in Richmond.

EMU MSN as break sponsor at Virginia Nursing Association fall conference "Creating a culture of community well-being"

Pastor Ben Risser ’85, MACL ’04 was recently interviewed by The Mennonite about his call to Ridgeway Mennonite Church in Harrisonburg, which has a team of EMU alums in its leadership. Ridgeway was started by YPCA members at EMU in 1948.

We were honored to have Pastor Cyneatha Millsaps on campus this week at a variety of events. Today she wrapped up her visit with chapel, exploring being "grounded in Christ amid systemic racism." Junior Maleke Jones closed with a new rap (see his video https://youtu.be/d98phjr65rs).

We were honored to have Pastor Cyneatha Millsaps on campus this week at a variety of events. Today she wrapped up her visit with chapel, exploring being "grounded in Christ amid systemic racism." Junior Maleke Jones closed with a new rap (see his video https://youtu.be/d98phjr65rs).