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Alderson Broaddus University in Philippi, West Virginia
For nearly 150 years, Alderson Broaddus University as an independent institution of higher learning has been providing a quality education for its students. Overlooking the picturesque Tygart River Valley in Philippi, West Virginia, Alderson Broaddus University students learn and grow in a faith-based community affiliated with the American Baptist Churches USA and the West Virginia Baptist Convention. As a health-related and professional education institution, Alderson Broaddus University educates students in the tenets of civic engagement, communication, critical thinking, diversity, and ethics which form the foundation of a liberal arts education.
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with Dr. Barry
AB's President James (Tim) Barry, Ed.D, who is currently serving as president of the university, provides a brief update on the University and current events.
President Barry has spent the last 44 years devoting his talents to higher education administration. With many years of experience in governance, development management, enrollment management, and economic development, Dr. Barry values and cherishes the presence of students in his life.
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