Evangel University and its seminary will host a joint graduation ceremony on Friday, May 7, 2021. Participants include both 2021 and 2020 graduates, as the university was unable to hold an in-person commencement ceremony last year due to the coronavirus.
EU Films, a media group within Evangel’s Communication Department, will present the student-produced action film “Witness” with multiple showings on Friday, April 30. The movie will premier at 6, 7:30, and 9 p.m. in academic building Zimmerman Hall Room 105 located on Evangel University’s campus.
Dr. Greg Johns has been named vice president for student development, effective May 16, 2021. Johns follows Dr. Sheri Phillips, who recently announced her retirement after serving in the role for the past eight years.
Dr. Sarah Walters, assistant professor of kinesiology and program coordinator of the Master of Organizational Leadership (MOL) degree, recently earned her Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Leadership from Regent University.
vangel University student media organizations recently earned multiple awards at a variety of state and national media contests. Students won awards from the Society for Collegiate Journalists (SCJ), Missouri Broadcast Educators Association (MBEA), and Missouri College Media Association (MCMA).
Dr. Linda Wellborn, director of institutional effectiveness and accreditation activities, was recently honored as a “Mighty Mentor” during the 2021 National Higher Learning Commission (HLC) Conference.
Dr. Huba Ray, Evangel University associate professor of graduate counseling, was recently honored by the Missouri Association of School Psychologists (MASP) with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
Spring is in the air and more than 9,000 tulips are blooming on Evangel University’s campus. In what has become an annual tradition, the community is invited to take advantage of a beautiful photo opportunity and enjoy the tulips across the front of campus.
The Evangel University Symphonic Band and Jazz Orchestra will present a combined concert on Tuesday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m. in Spence Chapel on Evangel’s campus, located at 1111 N. Glenstone Avenue in Springfield. The concert is free and the public is invited to attend.
The dean of Heart of America Athletic Conference coaches, Steve Jenkins announced his retirement as Evangel University’s men’s basketball coach Wednesday, closing a storied 39-year chapter in which he helped lead the program to national prominence.
Evangel University’s Humanities Department and Theatre Program proudly presents You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. The production will take place in the Barnett Fine Arts Center at Evangel University on April 8-11, with show times at 7 p.m. on April 8-10 with matinees on April 10-11 at 2 p.m.