SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Center for Compassion at Evangel University has announced its 2022 outstanding graduate awards. The awards were presented during the traditional undergraduate baccalaureate service held on Thursday, May 5 in the Robert H. Spence Chapel auditorium.
The Center for Compassion connects the Evangel community with a theology of compassion that courageously identifies with and elevates the hurting while guarding human dignity. This is done through both community engagement initiatives and academic focus.
The center offers a Community Relief and Development degree (major and minor) that is available in-person and online.
The following awards were presented:
Outstanding Graduate Demonstrating Compassion in Action
- Dalton Walker
Outstanding Graduate in Community Relief & Development
- Bryce Goodlett
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.