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Shelby Lauzon ’19 chosen for prestigious HudsonAlpha internship

For nine weeks this summer, Judson College junior Shelby Lauzon will gain valuable, real-world experience in genetics research through the BioTrain Internship Program at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. Out of hundreds of applicants nationally, BioTrain accepts 25 to 30 undergraduate or master’s-level graduate student interns each summer. BioTrain interns are selected to work in […]

Judson president David E. Potts announces transition to chancellor

After 27 years of outstanding service, Dr. David Potts has announced his transition from the role of President to the role of Chancellor of Judson College.  Before his inauguration as Judson’s twenty-second president in 1990, Potts served the college as Vice President of Development and Executive Vice President. Potts’ impact on Judson College, Alabama Baptist […]

Lane advances to IHSA Regional Championships

The Judson College Equine Science Department wishes senior Sara Jean Lane of Conyers, Georgia, the best of luck and a good ride as she will once again represent the Judson Equestrian Team at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Regional Championships this weekend. The show is hosted by the University of Alabama at River Oaks […]

Judson named one of best online colleges in Alabama

Online Colleges recently ranked Judson College #5 among colleges and universities in Alabama for its distance learning program. Using the most recent data (2017) from the National Center for Education Statistics’ Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Online Colleges ranked more than 2,500 accredited colleges and universities in the U.S. based on a variety of […]

Young to perform Fannie Lou Hamer: This Little Light March 2

Dr. Billie Jean Young, Artist-in-Residence and Associate Professor of Fine and Performing Arts at Judson College, will perform her one-woman show, Fannie Lou Hamer: This Little Light, once again in Marion.  The performance will be on Friday, March 2 at 6 p.m. in Judson College’s Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel. Young has mesmerized audiences with her two-act drama […]

Judson to host 7th annual African-American Read-In

Judson College will host its 7th annual African-American Read-In Thursday, February 22, from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in Alumnae Auditorium. The Read-In is part of a national initiative of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) that celebrates the voices of African American writers, artists, visionaries, and trailblazers, whose selected works are read aloud.  A reception […]

Judson kicks off Christian Emphasis Week

Judson College inaugurated its annual Christian Emphasis Week Tuesday with a Chapel service focused on trusting God. Tom Richter, the week’s featured speaker, stressed the importance of starting the three-day “week” by “brushing off our ‘doctrine of God’” and beginning with a right understanding of the nature of God. Repeating 1 John 1:5, Richter said […]

Judson to host American Shakespeare Center: Wicked Folly Tour

The American Shakespeare Center’s 2017-18 Wicked Folly Tour will come to Marion, Alabama, in February with performances of Shakespeare’s Macbeth (February 12) and a new adaptation of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility (February 13) at Judson College’s Alumnae Auditorium. Performances will begin at 7:00pm each evening; doors will open at 6:30. Admission is a suggested […]

Judson to serve as local weigh-in site for Scale Back Alabama

Judson College will be serving as a weigh-in site for the state’s largest weight loss and exercise program, Scale Back Alabama. This year, Scale Back celebrates its 12th anniversary, 1.35 million pounds lost, and continued support of healthy lifestyles in the state. The free Scale Back program incorporates fun, community, and friendly competition to encourage […]