SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Department of Business at Evangel University has announced its 2016 graduation awards.
The awards were given during the baccalaureate service on Wednesday, May 5, in the Robert H. Spence Chapel auditorium.
The following awards were presented:
Outstanding Graduates in Accounting
- Joshua Brown from White Hall, Ariz.
- Justin Stockam from Springfield, Mo.
Outstanding Graduates in Management
- Julia Johnson from Grand Forks, N.D.
- Daielle Latt from Richland, Mich.
Outstanding Graduates in Marketing
- Brianna Petersen from Firth, Neb.
- Jenna Elliott from Uniontown, Ohio
Outstanding Nonprofit Business Major
- Alexandra Barnum from Wichita, Kan.
Academic Excellence Awards
- Julia Johnson
- Brianna Peterson, Firth, Neb.
Evangel University and its seminary saw a total of 625 associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees conferred this spring in two graduation ceremonies.
The 58th annual Commencement ceremony for Evangel was held on Friday, May 6, at the James River Church. More than 4,000 family and friends celebrated 569 graduates earning 424 bachelor’s, 108 master’s and 37 associate’s degrees, 31 of which are from EU’s James River Leadership Campus.
In addition, the 43rd annual Commencement for the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary was held on Saturday, May 7, in the Spence Chapel. There were 55 degrees conferred, of which 37 are master’s and 18 are doctoral degrees.