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Guest speaker at Shorter University to discuss seven steps to good government
Shorter University’s Character Education Course is hosting two guest lectures by Lawrence W. Reed, president of the Foundation for Economic Education. Reed’s subject will be “Seven Steps to Good Government.” Reed’s lecture will be presen read more...
Shorter student Anna Norman followed passion for missions to far corner of the Caribbean
  One Shorter University student took her passion for missions to the far corner of the Caribbean by returning to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to share the love of Christ. Anna Norman, a senior communication and Christian studies read more...
Shorter University welcomes 14 new faculty members for fall 2014
Fourteen new faculty members have joined the Shorter University campus for the 2014-15 academic year. Dr. Donald Martin, Executive Vice President and Provost, said each new faculty member possesses unique talents that will serve Shorter students w read more...
Listen Live to Hawks Football
Football games will be carried live on 99.5 FM The Jock and WGJK-Am 1360 and streamed on www.goshor read more
Preview Day at Shorter on October 18
There's a family feeling at Shorter that cannot be experienced through our viewbooks or website. Pre read more
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The Mission of Shorter University is to provide quality higher education, enabling and encouraging student commitment to active life-long learning, personal spiritual values, responsible citizenship, and community and societal leadership in a global context.

The University seeks to accomplish this Mission through quality undergraduate liberal arts programs, specialized professional programs, and select graduate programs. Geographically distant locations and online classes provide educational opportunities to individuals who are unable to attend classes in a traditional setting. The University affirms a commitment to the Christian faith and strives to integrate Christian values within a nurturing community within its whole process of education. 

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