Alderson Broaddus University suspends ACT/SAT testing requirement for Fall 2021 applicants

In an effort to alleviate barriers for incoming students and their families due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Alderson Broaddus University will temporarily suspend the use of ACT/SAT examinations in determining admission eligibility for freshman students applying to AB for the fall 2021 term. In a shift from the university’s previous […]

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USDA invests $1.4 million to help renovate coliseum at Alderson Broaddus University

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced it is investing in a $1.4 million Community Facilities Direct Loan to help repair community facilities in rural West Virginia. The loan will be provided to the Alderson Broaddus Endowment Corporation to assist with renovating the Rex Pyles Arena/Memorial Coliseum at Alderson […]

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Alderson Broaddus University student publication wins scholastic press award

The Battler Columns, the student-directed newspaper of Alderson Broaddus University, received a second-place award in the annual honors by the American Scholastic Press Association (ASPA). One copy of each issue published from the 2019-20 academic year was submitted for review and judging. The Battler Columns scored 815 out of 1,000 […]

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Alderson Broaddus University names diversity officer

Alderson Broaddus University recently named its first diversity officer, selecting Ta-Rel Franklin, a 2016 alumnus, for the position. “We appreciate Ta-Rel taking on this important new role,” stated Dr. James “Tim” Barry, president of Alderson Broaddus University. “This position was created to support our mission and to create an inclusive […]

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Alderson Broaddus University graduates earn Master of Education degrees

Four members of the Class of 2020 received their Master of Education in teacher leader degrees during Alderson Broaddus University’s Graduate Commencement ceremony on August 21. The teacher leader master’s class includes Brianna Danielle Burger from Grand Prairie, Texas; Leah Christine Casarano Fraley from Hancock, Tenn.; Mariah Tess Murphy from […]

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