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2021 Awards of Excellence

The 2021 Awards of Excellence honor the best work done in EPA publications during the 2020 calendar year. Click here for Higher Goals. Campus (Digital) Award of Excellence: The Threefold Advocate | John Brown University — Catherine Nolte, Maria Aguilar, Grace Lindquist, Rachael Oatman, Katelyn Kingcade, Jeffrey Hernandez Awards of Merit: The Banner | Cal […]

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2021 Higher Goals Awards

The 2021 Higher Goals awards honor the best work done in specific categories during the 2020 calendar year. Click here for Awards of Excellence. Article Series First Place: Religion Unplugged, Evangelicals in the Environmental Movement — Meagan Clark, Jillian Cheney. Second Place: The Christian Chronicle, A Minister’s Battle with COVID-19 — Chellie Ison. Third Place: […]

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Nominees Announced for EPA Board Election

When the 2020 convention was canceled a year ago, two nominees for board positions—Danny Conn, for treasurer, and Warren Maye, for adviser—could not be voted in as planned. Instead, they will be voted on this spring. They will be joined on the ballot by 2021 nominees for president-elect and secretary. The 2021 nominating committee made […]

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EPA 2021 Convention Will Go Virtual

On Thursday, February 25, the EPA board of directors voted to pivot from an in-person convention in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to a virtual event. Despite efforts to keep the annual meeting in-person, it became increasingly clear that it was both impractical and impossible to do so. Pennsylvania restrictions related to COVID-19 are among the tightest in […]

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Bylaw Revisions to be Voted on at Annual Meeting

The EPA board of directors has unanimously approved a change to the organization’s bylaws that will bestow full membership on associate members, giving them voting privileges and eligibility to serve on the board. The change came about as the board recognized a changing industry with publications reducing staff and relying more on freelancers. EPA has […]

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