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Published on Sep 27, 2022 by Erin Hedlun

Evangel University Theatre presents one night only performance of “The Shepherd’s Son”

Evangel University’s Humanities Department and Theatre program proudly present the premiere of“The Shepherd’s Son,” an original play by 2022 Evangel graduate Christopher Sieh.

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Evangel University receives $5 million grant from Lilly Endowment to support a large-scale partnership with the Assemblies of God

Evangel University has been awarded a $5 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to develop and expand affordable and adaptable theological training for current and aspiring ministers at the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (AGTS), the embedded seminary of the university.

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Evangel University welcomes new full-time faculty members for Fall 2022 semester

Evangel University welcomed 14 new full-time faculty members for the Fall 2022 semester.

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Evangel University featured in faith-based sports film “Running the Bases”

SPRINGFIELD, Missouri – Evangel University’s campus is featured in “Running the Bases,” a Christian film from UP2U Productions. “Running the Bases” is currently showing in theaters in Springfield, Branson, and […]

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U.S. News & World Report ranks Evangel University among Top Performers in Social Mobility

Evangel University was recently named among the 2022-2023 Top Performers in Social Mobility in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report.

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Evangel University to re-launch Half Hour Heroes program with Weller Elementary

Evangel University recently announced its Half Hour Heroes program with Weller Elementary will resume after a two-year hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Evangel University to renovate Walther Hall dormitory as part of historic Here.Now. campaign

Evangel University announced today that it will begin residence hall renovations with Walther Hall, one of the oldest dorms on campus.

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Evangel University’s episode of Amazon Prime’s “The College Tour” now live

Evangel University’s full-length episode of “The College Tour” is now live on the university’s website. The series, streamed on Amazon Prime and RokuTV, highlights the unique benefits and features of universities across the country, told through the lens of individual student and alumni stories.

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Assemblies of God Theological Seminary announces director of Hispanic Initiatives

Dr. Sergio Navarrete has been named director of Hispanic Initiatives at Evangel’s Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (AGTS).

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Evangel University gifted new fishing boat to support newly launched club sport

Evangel University recently received a 2022 Ranger Z518 boat for use by the newly launched bass fishing team. In addition to the boat, the donor, who wishes to remain anonymous, also included a Mankota iPilot trolling motor and single axle trailer.

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Evangel University Phi Beta Lambda receives prestigious Gold Seal Chapter Award

Evangel University’s Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) chapter recently received the Gold Seal Chapter Award of Merit at the PBL National Leadership Conference, held in Chicago this summer.

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EU Launch: New students welcomed to Evangel University this week

EU Launch kicks off at Evangel University this Friday, Aug. 19 as new and transfer students arrive for the 2022-23 academic year.

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Evangel University connects with students at annual National Youth Convention

A team of faculty, staff, and students from Evangel University attended the Assemblies of God (AG) National Youth Convention (NYC) in Orlando, Florida, from August 1-5.

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Campus updates continue through the summer at Evangel University

Campus updates continue at Evangel as the university prepares to welcome new and returning students for the fall 2022 academic semester.

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Evangel communication students earn national and state awards for student-run media

Evangel University student media organizations recently earned multiple awards at a variety of state and national media contests.

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Evangel University announces Brayden Rakes as bass fishing head coach

Brayden Rakes has been named head coach of Evangel University’s bass fishing team. Rakes is a professional fisherman, competing in Toyota Major League Fishing Series, the U.S. Open Championship at Table Rock Lake, and winning the Championship on the Harris Chain in Leesburg, Florida.

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Evangel University to host 2022 Security Operations Summit

Evangel University will host the 2022 Security Operations Summit (SOS) on its campus from July 28 -30. This will be the fourth annual national convention of Christian security operators held by the Faith Based Security Network (FBSN).

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Evangel University names new vice president for student development

Mark Entzminger has been named vice president for student development, effective July 3. Entzminger follows Dr. Greg Johns, who recently retired after serving in this role as well as campus pastor.

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Evangel University president announces largest gift in Evangel’s history

Evangel University President Dr. Mike Rakes today announced a $10 million gift from the Green family, owners of Hobby Lobby and Mardel, to support several presidential initiatives, including the complete renovation of a Residential Dorm, a new state-of-the art Arena, and a Field House on campus.

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Evangel University to host CBC Centennial Celebration

Evangel University will host the CBC Centennial Celebration on its campus from June 16-18 to commemorate the 100-year legacy of Central Bible College’s founding.

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