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"In Episcopal churches directly associated with Robert E. Lee, the controversy has been a deeply emotional, semiprivate clash of sensibilities, one side claiming to respect the sacredness of history and the other, the history of sacredness." [exerpt from full article]

The Zehr Institute for Restorative Justice will be hosting an online course on deepening police and community justice partnerships and exploring positive ways to approach wrongdoing. #RestorativeJustice

Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) has received a portion of a $2.7 million bequest from the Virginia College Fund. The university will receive $672,000, primarily to be used for student scholarships

Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) has received a portion of a $2.7 million bequest from the Virginia College Fund. The university will receive $672,000, primarily to be used for student scholarships

When R.E. Lee Memorial Episcopal Church in Lexington, Virginia, embarked on a long and difficult exploration of what it might mean to change its name, two alumni of the Center

When R.E. Lee Memorial Episcopal Church in Lexington, Virginia, embarked on a long and difficult exploration of what it might mean to change its name, two alumni of the Center

When R.E. Lee Memorial Episcopal Church in Lexington, Virginia, embarked on a long and difficult exploration of what it might mean to change its name, two alumni of the Center

Tuesday Seminary Chapel, 11 a.m. in Martin Chapel We will gather to sing our prayers of awareness, worship, thanksgiving, lament, intercession, healing and trust. Led by Matt Hunsberger, this service of spoken and sung prayers will invite us in to a wide range of emotions through which we can meet the God of all comfort.

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Volleyball Men Settle For Split At SUNY Poly Invite @emu_volleyball @EMU_News @SIDCVC https://t.co/L5lJFx184r https://t.co/2MCPoWngN1

Eastern Mennonite University Athletics shared a link.

Eastern Mennonite University Athletics shared a link.

MVB: @emu_volleyball splits day two at SUNY Poly Invite, beating host Wildcats 3-2 before losing 3-1 to Nazareth (a… https://t.co/1AArAt0ahm

WBB (Final): Guilford 68, @emu_wbb 43. Royals shoot a season-low 27.8% in road loss. Lindsey Krisak hit three tripl… https://t.co/13zSptJ86S

WHSV - TV 3 remembers the fire too with footage from 1984. Thanks Dean Deirdre Longacher Smeltzer for sharing your memories as a student watching with horror and fascination. #EMU100

MBB (Final): @Runnin_Royals 83, @TrackTheCats 62. Royals take control midway through 1st and never let up. Harris-W… https://t.co/GARs9ogk20

WBB (Half): @goquakers 43, @emu_wbb 19. Not much went well for Royals in that half, getting out-shot 50% to 26%.… https://t.co/AaSNcJanzC

MBB (Half): @Runnin_Royals 38, @TrackTheCats 22. EMU closes half on 15-6 run. Royals out-shooting Randolph, 52% to… https://t.co/c9gEMBdsn2

WBB also set for huge #odac match in Greensboro, playing at @goquakers. @emu_wbb #d3h @EMU_News Watch this one here: https://t.co/rJTmRQnuuu

MBB: Starters in for @Runnin_Royals and @TrackTheCats. EMU: M Jones, J Jones, Latimer, Harris-Winn, Thomas. Randolp… https://t.co/4Fh0QRSgDe

MVB (Final): @emu_volleyball 3, SUNY Poly 2. Royals grit out early morning win after playing late last night. Lutz… https://t.co/DLZusB62Oc

Four student-athletes are attending the APPLE Training Institute in Charlottesville, VA this weekend in an effort t… https://t.co/7z1h3g7Vau

Wrapping up today's slate is the Runnin' Royals at 2:00. The men host Randolph College in Yoder Arena, see you there! #quietthecats

Wrapping up today's slate is the @Runnin_Royals at 2:00. The men host @trackthecats in Yoder Arena, see you there!… https://t.co/VRVCAqyT8p

GAMEDAY! EMU's women are on the road, taking on Guilford College at 2:00. Live stats and video will be available online!

GAMEDAY! .@emu_wbb heads to @goquakers TODAY for a 2:00 matchup.

Another day, another match! EMU's men take the court again today at 11 and 1. Be sure to tune in!

Another day, another match! @emu_volleyball takes the court again today at 11 and 1. Be sure to tune in!

The search is over! We are glad to welcome Coach Hepler from the University of Texas-Tyler. #EMUview

Day 1 of the SUNY Poly Invitational is complete in Utica, NY. EMU's volleyball men beat Rivier 3-1 to start play, then fall to No. 4 Vassar, 3-1. Play finishes Saturday for EMU against SUNY Poly at 11am and Nazareth at 1pm.

Day 1 of #PolyMVBInvite2018 complete. @emu_volleyball beats Rivier 3-1 to start play, then falls to No. 4 Vassar, 3… https://t.co/HEQJRkxCYm

Eastern Mennonite University has announced Bob Hepler as the head coach for cross country and track & field. Hepler will start in Harrisonburg early this summer, upon completion of his 14th season

Eastern Mennonite University has announced Bob Hepler as the head coach for cross country and track & field. Hepler will start in Harrisonburg early this summer, upon completion of his 14th season

We are grateful to give more toward student scholarships. #EMUview https://t.co/bGA1yrg6P8

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EMU Hires Bob Hepler To Lead Cross Country And Track & Field @EMU_XC_TF @EMU_News @EMUadmissions @odacathleticshttps://t.co/xRrRXdz7Q5

Jeff Gingerich, an alumnus of Eastern Mennonite University, has been announced as provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at University of Scranton. His appointment is effective July 1,

Jeff Gingerich, an alumnus of Eastern Mennonite University, has been announced as provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at University of Scranton. His appointment is effective July 1,

RT @SIDCVC: It's the first full weekend of action, six CVC teams with 11 matches today and another 13 matches set for tomorrow! Good luck t…

Free to pursue their interests, the seven two-year-olds spread about the room, some pushing toy cars and trucks across the floor, others shaping green playdough at a low table. And

RT @VisitShenValley: College students: #TGIF! Get your discounted tix for fun on the slopes today at @massresort! Deets: https://t.co/yBt1A…

Congrats Jess! https://t.co/Aqst6xJt7K

Thanks for making Pennsylvania proud!

We are getting really close to 400 followers! Thanks to everyone for supporting the page and participating!

Tis the season for flu talk: http://www.cnn.com/2018/01/18/health/flu-vaccine-design-study/index.html

Congrats to all our Dean's list students!

There's still time to sign up, and we still have scholarships available! Join us for STAR I training in February, or spread the word to folks you know!

Check that, the Vassar match will only have video, with no live stats. (Both for Rivier).

‪That #FridayFeeling when you're coming off a big win AND it's game day. EMU's men head north this weekend for the #PolyMVBInvite2018‬ ‪

That #FridayFeeling when you're coming off a big win AND it's game day. @emu_volleyball heads north this weekend fo… https://t.co/DPTAw1dj7b

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The Apostle Paul’s “body” metaphor of the church is as daunting as it is inspiring. Did he really expect his readers to act as though it were “true”? This message will invite you to look at the challenges to living out this Scriptural aspiration for the church. How might EMU approach the call to Christian... Read more »

After a week-long weather delay, EMu welcomed Cohort 94 of the RN-BS in Nursing Program. Congrats to our new students!

A story of resilience from one of our Congolese community here in Harrisonburg...have a listen!

Our own Visual and Communication Arts professor Steven Johnson started one of the two conservation photography semester courses in the United States (the other is at Stanford) #photoactivism #conservationphotography #EMUview

The Shenandoah Valley Sing-off is calling for a cappella group audition materials to be submitted by Jan. 28. The competition will be on April 21 and is hosted by the Shenandoah Valley Children's Choir.

We look forward to hosting these productions from @mosaictheatreco 'I Shall Not Hate' and 'Via Dolorosa' on Feb 16-… https://t.co/YDg7q77GFu

#TBT 33 years ago, the Ad Building fire https://t.co/t2EmXlCYzM devastated the library, offices, chapel, classrooms… https://t.co/QYTg4YTaVW

Thirty-three years ago the Ad Building fire reduced the "Cracker Box" to ashes. Mystery continues to shroud the cause. #EMU100

Yay Nurses!!!! https://www.nurse.com/blog/2018/01/15/nurses-celebrate-being-members-of-most-ethical-profession/

Imagine a scientist working in a lab, and you might envision gleaming, sterile equipment in a strictly controlled environment. For one Eastern Mennonite University graduate now studying effects of Ebola

Imagine a scientist working in a lab, and you might envision gleaming, sterile equipment in a strictly controlled environment. For one Eastern Mennonite University graduate now studying effects of Ebola

Another consequence of the damage in Puerto Rico: http://www.cnn.com/2018/01/16/health/iv-bag-shortage/index.html

Did you hear about EMU upsetting (sweeping!) No. 3 SUNY New Paltz in Wednesday's season opener? If Dan Lutz is this excited, you know it's a pretty big deal. Check www.EMUroyals.com for more details.

Did you hear about EMU upsetting (sweeping!) No. 3 SUNY New Paltz in Wednesday's season opener? If Dan Lutz is this… https://t.co/f3aLizHzQ7

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Shenandoah Slows Down Runnin Royals In Winchester @Runnin_Royals @EMU_News https://t.co/r1yuHavwuD https://t.co/BcJ3wTgwEK

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Royals Start Season With Sweep Of No. 3 SUNY New Paltz @emu_volleyball @EMU_News @EMUadmissions @SIDCVChttps://t.co/IWDybIPijz

MVB (Final): @emu_volleyball 3, @nphawks 0. Taylor lands EMU's 8th ace to finish off 27-25 final, as Royals sweep N… https://t.co/z47pdonVZE

EMU wins again! @emu_volleyball takes the 2nd, 25-20, over No. 3 @nphawks. Ragland w another 3 kills as Royals hit… https://t.co/T3skbrxt7g

.@emu_volleyball uses tough serving to roll over No. 3 @nphawks 25-16 in set 1. Ragland w 3 aces and 3 kills.… https://t.co/WscP6grr4e

MVB: @emu_volleyball set to host No. 3 @nphawks in Royals' season-opener! Let's get this party started! @EMU_Newshttps://t.co/JCwxVbB4Ot

We are looking forward to hosting two renowned performances, "I Shall Not Hate" and "Via Dolorosa" that promise to captivate while evoking emotional extremes. Free and open, any donations will support scholarships for the theater program and for female students from the Middle East.

University Colloquium with Mark Metzler Sawin.

We have spots open in the STAR training, February 19-23, 2018! We even have scholarship money to assist with the training fees! Do you know someone who might be interested in learning more about trauma and resilience? We would love for them to join us in February! Apply at the link below: https://www.emu.edu/cjp/star/apply-now

These students are great examples of the diversity of regions and religions attending Eastern Mennonite Seminary. We are grateful for your dedication. #EMUview

From its founding in 1994 to the present, CJP has been blessed by the generous gifts and wise counsel of James and Marian Payne. Sadly, we said goodbye to both friends in 2017 -- Marian on Aug. 6 and James on Dec. 21. We will miss them greatly. Thankfully, their legacy continues through the many programs they helped launch and students they supported across the years.

The Shenandoah Valley Sing Off, April 21, hosted by the Shenandoah Valley Children's Choir is calling on amateur a… https://t.co/GrltCoMx18

Long-distance commuter students add a diversity of regions and religions to Eastern Mennonite #Seminaryhttps://t.co/RJMcRZbWmt

See how SPI Community Day https://t.co/jXpUltvGIp impacted the Greene County community and helped two JMU students… https://t.co/nENmO2GG6G

Check out this hometown feature on @emu_wbb freshman Emily McCombs and her adjustment to college ball:

Check out this hometown feature on @emu_wbb freshman Emily McCombs and her adjustment to college ball: https://t.co/NLYqFKw12b

James Payne, a founding donor of the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University who also was involved in the center’s initial curriculum development, died Dec. 21, 2017.

James Payne, a founding donor of the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University who also was involved in the center’s initial curriculum development, died Dec. 21, 2017.

James Payne, a founding donor of the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University who also was involved in the center’s initial curriculum development, died Dec. 21, 2017.

Capturing images of tiny underwater creatures is no small feat – but the work has stunning payoff, if you look at the work of Eastern Mennonite University visual and communication

Amateur a cappella groups are invited to audition for The Shenandoah Valley Sing-Off, an April 21 competition with cash prizes hosted by the Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir (SVCC). Audition materials,

Big one on the road today! The Runnin Royals head to Shenandoah University for a 7:00 game. Be sure to tune in!

Big one on the road today! The @Runnin_Royals take on @SUHornets at 7:00 PM. Be sure to tune in:

A confectionary dusting of snow brought a little interest (though no delays) to the school day.

We are excited to spend the day with a group of Korean educators, talking about trauma awareness and building resilience!

‪The. Wait. Is. Over. ‬ ‪Do you think Colton Frey and the rest of the volleyball team are excited for the 2018 season?!‬ Find out tonight! ‪⏰7:00 PM‬ ‪

The. Wait. Is. Over. Do you think Colton Frey and the rest of @emu_volleyball are excited for the 2018 season?! ⏰7… https://t.co/8Ch8fRMpCm

  Join Todd Wynward to explore “Repairers of the Breach: Earth Justice, Everyday Heroes, and the Poor People’s Campaign” linking the ancient prophetic words of Isaiah with the Rev. William Barber’s “Poor People’s Campaign: a National Call for Moral Revival,” set to sweep the country in 2018. Fifty years after MLK was assassinated, Barber and countless others across... Read more »

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Jess Washington has career game with 21 points and 20 rebounds to lead the Royals past BC, 72-67 @emu_wbb @EMU_Newshttps://t.co/Q4LWEw07gA

WBB (Final): @emu_wbb 72, @BCAthletics 67. Royals lead from start to finish. Jess Washington with career high 21 po… https://t.co/ptENhaRLcB

WBB (Half): @emu_wbb 35, @BCAthletics 28. Led by Jess Washington, Royals have never trailed. Washington already has… https://t.co/8nZecSxqXO

Follow the DNR's Jim Sacco for more in-depth, in-game looks at tonight's rivalry game between @emu_wbb and… https://t.co/g7ekO9GsPv

Starters for @emu_wbb and @BCAthletics: EMU: Krisak, Walker, Delawder, Baltimore and Washington. BC: Baum, Moore, H… https://t.co/hWN45g9qwR

We are so fortunate to welcome twenty-three Korean peacebuilders at the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at EMU who are learning about restorative justice practices and principles, RJ in Anabaptist tradition, in educational settings, and for social justice. They will spend tomorrow learning taking Strategies for Trauma and Resilience (STAR) courses.

We are continually grateful for the guiding leadership of Coming to the Table. Please read their Reparations Guide, released 50 years after Dr. King spoke of reparations.

Police officer with @Chicago_Police to co-teach Zehr Institute for #RestorativeJustice online course on police and… https://t.co/W6laTnY6gE

Application Deadline: February 15th, 2018. Eastern Mennonite University's highly celebrated School Nurse Certification Program is still taking applications through 2/15/2018. EMU Nursing offers a School Nurse Certification program that is approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. The purpose of the School Nurse Certification Program is to prepare registered nurses to meet the health needs of children of all ages in diverse school settings. This postbaccalaureate program consists of 12 credits of coursework, including a practicum, leading to eligibilty for a certificate as a Level I Educational Specialist-School Nurse in Pennsylvania. The courses needed for certification are part of the MSN Leadership in School Nursing curriculum and can be taken either independently or as part of the full MSN track.

#MLKDay celebration features https://t.co/fbyqq0ReTs storytelling and inspiration from Rev. Sharon Washington Rish… https://t.co/icEBqLYQbO

What a pleasure to welcome the church leaders who are attending the School for Leadership Training at Eastern Mennonite Seminary and taking an honest look at brokenness, in self and others, to make their ministry thrive. emu.edu/SLT #EMUview

Go Royals! 7pm, Yoder Arena. https://t.co/TbZ8VIgFvG

A glimpse of School for Leadership Training 2018

Check out my field report about STAR! In Intervention: Journal of Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Conflict Affected Areas https://www.interventionjournal.com/content/november-2017-volume-15-issue-3

Round 1 of the rivalry is tonight in Yoder Arena. Let's make it loud, Royals fans!