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Judson English department to host African-American Read-In

This year marks the fourth anniversary of the Judson College African American Read-In.  As a sponsor institution, Judson College embraces the National Council of Teachers of English’s (NCTE) call to “make literacy a significant part of Black History Month.” Judson’s English Department will be hosting this event on Thursday, February 19, 2015, in the Adams-Armstrong […]

Judson Social Work department to screen Eyes on the Prize Feb 14

The Judson College Social Work Program will be hosting a marathon viewing of the PBS network series Eyes on the Prize, a documentary about the Civil Rights Movement in the United States. Originally aired on the PBS network and in the United Kingdom on BBC2, the series uses archival footage and interviews of participants and opponents of the […]

Judson voice students to compete in Feb. 20 Teachers of Singing competition

The Music Department at Judson College will send six voice students to the Alabama State National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) competition. This year’s voice competition will be in the Moody Music Building at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa on Friday, Feb. 20. Judson College voice majors and voice minors will travel to […]

Judson College receives Carnegie Community Engagement Classification

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has selected Judson College to receive the 2015 Community Engagement Classification. Judson is one of only 361 colleges and universities in the nation, and the only independent college in the state of Alabama, to hold this important designation. As recipient of the 2015 Carnegie Engagement Classification, Judson […]

Judson College music professor to give voice recital on Jan. 6

Sadie Frazier, adjunct music professor at Judson College, will give a voice recital on campus on Tuesday, January 6 at 6:30pm in Alumnae Auditorium. Frazier teaches voice, vocal pedagogy, and music history at Judson.  In addition to teaching at Judson, Frazier is a current doctoral student at the University of Alabama. Her pianist, Tracy Chang ofTaipei, Taiwan, […]

IT Update: E-mail Migration

Faculty and Staff: Migration went well over the weekend.  When you first click the Outlook icon on your desktop, you may get a message stating that Outlook needs to restart because of changes on the server.  Let it close and reopen.  If you have any issues please let Traci Foster know as soon as possible. There is […]

Judson College Theatre Program performs A Christmas Carol

Review by George Frangoulis Christmas came early to Judson College with the theatrical production of the holiday classic, A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. A total of four performances were given in Judson’s Alumnae Auditorium on November 13–15. The three evening performances were at 7 p.m., in addition to a matinee performance on opening day […]

Writing Center helps students enhance communication skills

Dr. Stacey Parham, Assistant Professor of English, is the director of Judson’s Writing Center, located in Jewett Hall. She and five different student-tutors provide one-on-one help during 30-minute sessions. The Writing Center’s free services are available from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m, and this schedule gives students the opportunity to find times most convenient for […]

Judson hosts Constitution Day event

On September 17, 134 Judson students, faculty, and staff members gathered in the Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel on the Judson College campus to participate in the college’s Constitution Day event. Dr. Joe Jackson Frazer, Jr., Head of the History Department, and Mrs. Christine Bussey, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, gave lectures on the Supreme Court and the […]