SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Department of Behavioral & Social Sciences at Evangel University has announced its 2022 graduation awards. The awards were presented during the traditional undergraduate baccalaureate service held on Thursday, May 5 in the Robert H. Spence Chapel auditorium.
Students in the Behavioral & Social Sciences Department live out their calling in service to others, finding commonality under the banner of the “helping professions.”
Majors offered include criminal justice, government, history, psychology, social sciences and social work. The military science (ROTC) program is also included in this department.
The following awards were presented:
Outstanding Graduate in Criminal Justice
Outstanding Graduate in Government
Outstanding Graduate in Psychology
Outstanding Graduate in Research Psychology
Outstanding Practicum Student in Psychology
Outstanding Graduate in Social Science Education
Outstanding Graduate in Social Work
Outstanding Practicum Student in Social Work
Outstanding Graduate in Social Work Research
The Ryan Parke-Hartje Award for Outstanding Student in the Behavior Science
The Kendrick-Karmarkovic-Holsinger Award for Outstanding Achievement in Social Science
The Class of 2022
Evangel University and the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary celebrated 536 graduates at a joint commencement ceremony at Great Southern Bank Arena (formerly known as JQH Arena) in Springfield on May 5. Graduates earned a total of 31 doctoral, 95 master’s, 360 bachelor’s and 50 associate’s degrees. The majority of the AAs are from Evangel’s James River College campus.
Evangel University, with the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (AGTS), is a comprehensive Christian university committed to excellence in educating and equipping students to serve the Church and society globally. Evangel and AGTS serve more than 2,200 students from all 50 states and numerous foreign countries, offering 70 undergraduate majors and 19 master and doctoral degrees.