The Lance Newspaper

The Lance is Evangel’s student newspaper since 1955

For more than 50 years, The Lance has served the student body with campus news, features and editorial opinion. The Lance, Evangel’s student newspaper, serves as a campus, local and national news source and provides the campus with an open forum for discussion.The Lance is produced by students, who use Macintosh computers and Adobe software for writing, editing and production. All students, regardless of their majors, are eligible to work on The Lance staff. Students may take the Newspaper Workshop class to receive college credit for their work.

The Lance has consistently received All-American awards from the Associated Collegiate Press. This award is the highest rating available from that organization. The Lance also places in competitions with the Missouri College Media Association and the Society for Collegiate Journalists. Melinda Booze is the faculty adviser.

“The experience I gained while working on The Lance was invaluable in helping me with my transition into the real world.”
—Sarah (?)

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