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Sport Management Programs Earn Accreditation from COSMA

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University’s Traditional, Online, and Graduate programs in Sport Management recently earned accreditation through the Commission of Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) organization.  “We are delighted by this stamp of approval for our outstanding programs in Sport Management,” said Shorter University …

Nursing Computer Lab Named in Memory of Renowned Georgia Baptist Surgical Oncologist

Rome, Ga. — The Nursing Computer Laboratory at Shorter University has been named in memory of a renowned Georgia Baptist surgical oncologist thanks to a recent grant made through the Georgia Baptist Foundation. In establishing his estate plans, Dr. A. …

Shorter Honors Two Faculty Members for Outstanding Achievement

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University recognized faculty members Dr. Julie Pond and Katherine Dudley for outstanding dedication and achievement at the start of the academic year. These awards are for the 2019-2020 academic year.   News release by Public Relations …

Floyd Pediatrician Dr. Sylvia Washington to be Featured at 2020 Christmas on the Hill Gala

Rome, Ga. — Dr. Sylvia Washington, Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Floyd Medical Center, will be the featured speaker at Shorter University’s 2020 Christmas on the Hill President’s Gala. The dinner will be held Thursday, December 3, at …

Shorter University Taps Richard Hendricks to Lead Athletic Program

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University is pleased to announce the promotion of Richard Hendricks to serve as the University’s Director of Athletics. He will begin his duties on July 1. An experienced business owner, strength and conditioning specialist, and football coach, …

Congratulations to Students Named to Spring Semester Dean’s List

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University has announced students named to the dean’s list during the spring semester of 2020. To achieve this honor, students must have been enrolled full time and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for …