Admiral Vern Clark Veterans Center Dedication
The Admiral Vern Clark Veterans Center was dedicated on Tuesday March 24 at Evangel. Admiral Vern Clark (’67) is the retired Chief of Naval Operations for the U.S. Navy, having served in that position and on the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 2000-2005. He is the second-longest serving CNO in history. The vision for this center is to equip veterans during their university experience for academic excellence, spiritual empowerment and future success.
AGTS has a long history of training military chaplains. Currently, more than 180 AGTS alumni are serving as chaplains in the Armed Forces and Veterans Administration, and about 30 students are preparing for chaplaincy. Between EU and AGTS there are approximately 96 students/dependents who are using their veteran benefits.