Goshen College President Emeritus J. Lawrence Burkholder, an influential figure in the Mennonite church, passed away early on Thursday, June 24 at the Greencroft Healthcare Center in Goshen. Burkholder, 92, played many significant roles throughout the 20th century as a pastor, professor, pilot, philosopher, civil rights activist, war-time relief worker and college president.
James E. Brenneman has been reappointed to a second term as president of Goshen College by the college’s Board of Directors at its February meeting a decision recently approved by the Mennonite Education Agency (MEA) Board of Directors.
Baccalaureate sermon, delivered by Dr. James E. Brenneman, President of Goshen College on Sunday, April 25, 2010 at the Goshen College Church-Chapel
History was made today at Goshen College as the national anthem was played before two sports events for the first time since intercollegiate athletics began at the college in 1957. The anthem was played before a 1 p.m. baseball team doubleheader against Siena Heights University and softball team doubleheader against St. Joseph’s College at 3 p.m.
Brenneman calls for new ‘school of thought’ at Goshen of positive engagement in the world
Chapel sermon by Dr. James E. Brenneman, president of Goshen College, on Friday, Jan. 15, 2010 – Goshen College Church-Chapel
Goshen College President Jim Brenneman named Jim Caskey as the new vice president for institutional advancement, a key position on the President’s Council. Caskey started working at Goshen College in 1997 in the Development Office, and most recently served as interim vice president for several months. He will begin in this new role on Jan. 1, 2010.
Goshen College President James E. Brenneman opened the new school year by inviting members of the campus community to become peacemakers as they pursue their professions, passions and callings.
Opening Convocation of the 2009-2010 academic year, delivered by Dr. James E. Brenneman, president of Goshen College, on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009 in the Goshen College Church-Chapel.
Baccalaureate sermon, delivered by Dr. James E. Brenneman, President of Goshen College on Sunday, April 26, 2009 at the Goshen College Church-Chapel