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Judson mourns passing of former President David E. Potts

Judson College is saddened to report the passing of former President Dr. David E. Potts earlier today. He passed away peacefully at home. Dr. Potts served as Judson’s president from 1990-2018. He announced his transition to Chancellor earlier this month following a health-related leave of absence. Known for his mild manner and calm demeanor, Dr. […]

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 awards Crawford International Student Scholarships

Marion, Ala. – Judson College has awarded Lawrence and Gloria Crawford International Student Scholarships to Kai Bu and Yaw Nam. Kai Bu, a native of Myitkyina, Kachin State, Myanmar, is an English major in her third year at Judson. Kai is an active student who has participated in Judson Singers and in Chapel worship ministry […]

Spring 2018 Chapel schedule announced

The Judson College Chapel Committee has announced its spring 2018 Chapel schedule. Each Tuesday, the Judson community meets for a service of worship, reflection, and learning. Judson Chapel events are free and open to the public. All listed events will begin at 11:05 a.m. in the Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel in Jewett Hall on the Judson campus […]

Fall 2017 Dean’s List announced

Judson College has announced the Dean’s List for the Fall 2017 semester. To be eligible for the honor, students must have completed a minimum of 15 hours, earned letter grades with no incompletes and earned at least a 3.7 grade point average with no grade below a C. The following students have been named to […]