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Shorter University Welcomes the Class of 2027

Rome, Ga. (August 28, 2023) – Freshmen moved to The Hill on August 18 and returning students arrived on August 19. The Class of 2027 started their semester by attending Camp Hawk, a weekend welcome event allowing students to make …

Students Named to Spring 2023 Dean’s List

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University has announced students named to the dean’s list during the spring semester of 2023. To achieve this honor, students must have been enrolled full time and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for …

Students earn degrees during 2022-2023 academic year

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University held its 2023 commencement exercises on Thursday, May 4, in the Winthrop-King Centre on Shorter’s Rome campus. Students who received their degrees during the 2022-23 academic year include: Celia Felicia Acklin of Seguin, TX, Bachelor of …

Shorter University President’s Gala to Feature Hall of Fame Football Coach Mark Richt

Rome, Ga. (May 2, 2023) — Hall of Fame College Football Coach Mark Richt will be the featured speaker at Shorter University’s 2023 President’s Gala on Thursday, December 7. Coach Mark Richt is a beloved college football coach, devoted husband …

Dr. Dana King to Speak at Shorter University Commencement

Rome, Ga. (April 27, 2023) — Dr. Dana King, Dean of the Shorter University School of Education, will be the featured speaker at Shorter University’s 2023 Commencement Ceremonies on Thursday, May 4. “Dr. Dana King is a Shorter University graduate …

Shorter University Alumni Association Presents Scholarships

Rome, Ga. (April 26, 2023) — Four students received scholarships presented by Shorter University’s Alumni Association Board. Mrs. Mary Shotwell Smith and Mr. Rick Hunt represented Shorter’s Alumni Association Board in presenting its 2023-2024 scholarships. The Carol Kirby Pollock Alumni …