On Tuesday, March 3, 2020, Dr. James “Tim” Barry, president of Alderson Broaddus University, will kick-off a yearlong celebration of AB’s 150th anniversary. In conjunction with AB’s fourth annual Giving Day celebration, the press conference will feature remarks from Dr. Barry that honors the University’s past, engages the students in the present, and excites people about the future of Alderson Broaddus.
To commemorate its Sesquicentennial, AB will host a series of symposia and events reflecting on its 150 years of continued excellence in West Virginia and the University’s future. The public is invited to attend.
WHEN: Tuesday, 3/3/2020
TIME: 10:00 AM
WHERE: Burbick Hall, Alderson Broaddus University
Visitor and Reserved parking in front of Burbick Hall will be available for the media.
About Alderson Broaddus University
Alderson Broaddus (AB) University is a private, four-year institution of higher education located on a historic hilltop in Barbour County in Philippi, West Virginia. Since its founding in 1871, AB has been a leader and innovator in higher education, with accolades in the health and natural sciences.
The mission of AB is to provide students with the highest quality education, striving to prepare students to succeed in their chosen disciplines and to fulfill their roles in a diverse society as well-rounded and responsible citizens.