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2022 President’s Gala to Feature Baseball Legend Darryl Strawberry

Four-time World Series Champion and eight-time National League All-Star Darryl Strawberry will be the featured speaker at Shorter University’s 2022 President’s Gala on Thursday, December 1. “This President’s Gala will be a joyous celebration of Shorter University’s 150years as an …

Commencement Set for May 5, Dr. Tim Smith to Speak

Dr. Tim S. Smith, Director of Missions for the Floyd County Baptist Association, will be the featured speaker at Shorter University’s 2022 Commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 5. “Commencement is a wonderful time as the Shorter University family gathers to …

Steinway Music Education Award Honors Shorter’s Jerico Vasquez

Steinway & Sons, one of the world’s most prestigious piano manufacturers, named Shorter University music faculty member Dr. Jerico Vasquez its Top Teacher. The Steinway Top Teacher Award recognizes Vasquez’s “hard work and dedication to music education throughout 2021,” according …

Cinderella Performances Set for April 22 & 23

The Shorter University Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre presents Cinderella, a classic musical tale of a girl who wants to get to the ball, but needs a little help getting there. Performances will be held Friday, April 22, and Saturday, …

Shorter Choirs to Present Hymn Festival April 4th

The Shorter Choirs will present a hymn festival at 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 9, at First Presbyterian Church, Rome. This event, titled “Lost in Wonder, Love and Praise,” features the Shorter Chorus, Shorter Chorale, and professional brass quintet. It …

Awards Day Celebrates How Shorter University is Moving Forward!

As Shorter University students, faculty and staff gathered for Awards Day, they celebrated Shorter as a dynamic community committed to the pursuit of Christ-honoring excellence.

“We are delighted to gather as a community to celebrate all of the ways Shorter University is moving forward toward a bright future,” said Shorter University President Dr. Don Dowless.