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McElhaney Named Staff Member of Year, Employees Honored for Service

Rome, Ga. — Patrick McElhaney, Director of Admissions, has been recognized as Shorter University’s 2020 Staff Member of the Year. The award, based on nominations from faculty and staff, is given to an employee who has displayed helpfulness and encouragement …

Shorter University Recognizes Student Accomplishment

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University salutes the following seniors who were selected to receive awards of distinction in their major areas for the 2019-2020 academic year. Students honored by the Ledbetter College of Business were: Courtney Bach, of Middleburg, Fla., …

Film by Shorter Professor Earns Award at Family & Faith International Film Fest

Making a Difference, a feature documentary written and directed by Shorter University Assistant Professor of Communication Studies Katherine Dudley, won the G.B. Lindsey Family Audience Award at the WACA Family and Faith International Film Festival in Waco, Texas.  Making a Difference was one …

Update from President

Please see the video announcement from Shorter University President Dr. Don Dowless. Remote learning began today for all classes and will continue through April 10. We will continue to keep you updated.

Students Named to Fall Semester Dean’s List

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University has announced students named to the dean’s list during the fall semester of 2019. To achieve this honor, students must have been enrolled full time and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for …

SAT Testing Postponed

The SAT Testing that was scheduled to be held at Shorter University on Saturday, March 14, has been postponed. A reschedule date will be announced at a later time.