What matters most: Citizens of earth and sky


“At Goshen College, each year we focus on one core value. This year we will ponder the meaning of global citizenship, which is expressed primarily in two ways. The first and most common understanding has to do with our desire to foster intercultural openness between people of differing worldviews, experiences and ethnicities…”

President’s speech: “Citizens of Earth and Sky"


Fall Opening Convocation message, delivered by Dr. James E. Brenneman, President of Goshen College, on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in the Goshen College Church-Chapel (as prepared for delivery) Related link: View photos from the applause tunnel following the opening convocation   EACH YEAR WE FOCUS on one core value for the year. This year, all year, we […]

President Jim Brenneman reappointed to third term; names Dr. Lee Snyder as interim provost

Jim Brenneman

A joint release of Goshen College and Mennonite Education Agency The Goshen College Board of Directors and Mennonite Education Agency (MEA) Board of Directors are pleased to announce the reappointment of Dr. James E. Brenneman as president of Goshen College for a third four-year term. Brenneman’s reappointment, which begins July 1 and continues through June […]

President’s sermon “Footprints: Evidence of History and the Promise of Future”


RELATED LINKS Photos of Commencement Weekend activities Class of 2014 encouraged to make decisions with passion, courage and patience Commencement speech by Joyce Bontrager Lehman, former program director at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (full text) Baccalaureate sermon, (as prepared for delivery) by Dr. James E. Brenneman, president of Goshen College on Sunday, April 27, […]