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Duo-pianists to present guest recital at Shorter University
Duo-pianists Keith Jefcoat and Priscilla Jefcoat will bring their talents to Shorter University on Monday, Sept. 22, at 7:30 p.m. in Brookes Chapel. The event, part of the university’s Guest Artist Series, is open to the public at no charge. Mr. read more...
Shorter University’s Alpha Chi National Honor Society names officers
Six Shorter University students have recently been named as officers of the university’s chapter of Alpha Chi National Honor Society. Alpha Chi students represent the top 10 percent of juniors and seniors academically across all disciplines. read more...
Shorter University presents “The Miracle Worker” at Callaway Theatre
The heroic true story of Helen Keller and her beloved teacher, Annie Sullivan, will unfold at Shorter University’s Callaway Theatre. “The Miracle Worker” will run nightly Thursday through Saturday, Sept. 25-27 at 7:30 p.m. Matinee performanc 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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