Alex Shipley is a 2021 graduate of Hannibal-LaGrange University. Shipley holds a BA in communication studies from HLGU. While a student at Hannibal-LaGrange, Shipley gained real world experience in the communications industry by working on News Beat, an award winning student produced newscast. News Beat has been recognized by the MBEA (Missouri Broadcast Educators Association) and the NRB (National Religious Broadcasters). Shipley also gained experience by serving as the editor for The Experience, the student magazine on campus and assisting in the public relations office at HLGU. Shipley also completed an internship with the Hannibal Courier Post.
Shipley is passionate about writing and church ministry. Shipley is married to her college sweetheart and they serve together in their local church.
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On Tuesday morning, NRB hosted a forum on the human cost to denying religious freedom with Kristen Waggoner, Jack Phillips, and Dr. Jerry Davis at NRB 2021. The session highlighted the importance of standing up for religious liberty and some of the difficulties of doing so in an increasingly secular world.
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