News Release

Evangel student presents research on forgiveness at Missouri conference

January 16, 2013 | Paul K. Logsdon


SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Evangel University senior, Kayla Jordan, presented the results of a summer research program at the Missouri Undergraduate Psychology Conference held Nov. 10 at Westminster College, Fulton, Mo. Jordan’s project was funded by Psi Chi, the national honor society for psychology. Her presentation examined the role of apologies and perspective on forgiveness.

Jordan, a double major in psychology and history, is from Ripley, Tenn. She plans to study social psychology in graduate school next year. Her primary supervisor was Dr. Everett Worthington, professor of psychology, at Virginia Commonwealth University. Her Evangel sponsor was Dr. Geoffrey Sutton, professor of psychology.

For more information, contact Dr. Geoffrey Sutton at (417) 865-2811, ext. 8615.

Evangel University is a private, Christian university of arts, sciences and professions. With an enrollment of more than 2,000 students from all 50 states and abroad, Evangel offers more than 100 undergraduate academic programs and nine master’s programs.


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