Transformation: Past, Present and Future
EMU Centennial 1917-2017
EMU will celebrate its centennial with special events throughout the academic year 2017-18. Homecoming and Family Weekend, October 13 to 15, 2017 will focus on the milestone through a special theater production, music, reunions, speakers and other festivities.
Donald Kraybill, the nation’s best-known writer on Amish and Mennonite culture, will be principal author of a fresh history of EMU to be published in the fall of 2017.
Alumni Invited to Share Stories, Ideas and Photos
Photo and Update Form
Visit our online form to upload photos and share written stories from days gone by that you’d like to make available to centennial planners.
Plain Old Email
You may also submit comments, stories and ideas by simply emailing .
For Your Review…
- EMU’s student newspaper, The Weather Vane, is now fully digitized
- Check out photos of milestone moments on campus
- Read the 90th anniversary issue of Crossroads that featured photos and stories from days gone by.
Finally, the Mennonite Archives of Virginia is a digital repository about Mennonites in and around Virginia, USA. Those interested in EMU’s centennial will find the growing collection of images there of interest, and may want to contribute personal photos.