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Shorter’s Alpha Chi honor society inducts new members

Rome, Ga. – Seventeen Shorter University students were inducted into the university’s Georgia Theta chapter of the Alpha Chi national honor society. All of the inductees ranked within the top 10 percent of the junior and senior classes.  Photos from the …

Shorter’s Alumni Board Invests $25,000 in Student Scholarships

Rome, Ga. – The Shorter University Alumni Association Board wants to do its part in helping students move forward into a promising future. Representing the alumni board, Shorter graduates Darrell Black and Rick Hunt presented a $25,000 check to Shorter …

Waigand, Brooker Crowned Homecoming King and Queen

Rome, Ga. – Shorter University seniors Matt Waigand and Whitley Brooker were crowned Homecoming king and queen during halftime of Shorter’s homecoming game on Saturday, Oct. 19. Caption: Homecoming court winners Whitley Brooker and Matt Waigand were crowned by Shorter …

Shorter Honors 3 Graduates with Distinguished Alumni Awards

Rome, Ga. – Shorter University recognized three graduates with its 2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards during Homecoming Weekend. Caption: Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Dr. Scott Shepherd (left) and Distinguished Young Alumni Award recipient Freddie Hart (right) were presented awards by Shorter …

Shorter University to Host Arts Showcase as Gift to the Community

Rome, Ga. – Selah: A Shorter University Showcase will be held at the Desoto Theatre on Saturday, October 19. The event will feature a wide variety of artistic performances by Shorter students, faculty, and alumni and is open to the …

Shorter Theatre Presents ‘The Curious Savage’ This Weekend

Rome, Ga. – The Shorter University Theatre will present “The Curious Savage” Thursday through Saturday, September 26-28, at 7:30 p.m. in the J.W. Tiscornia Studio Theatre. The Thursday and Friday evening performances are sold out. Tickets for Saturday are $15 …