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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 […]

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 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 […]

The Alabama Baptist newspaper to celebrate 175th anniversary and Marion origins

On February 6, The Alabama Baptist newspaper will mark its 175th anniversary with a celebration in Marion, the paper’s birthplace. Events will include historic tours of Marion sites important to Alabama Baptist history, a Judson College Chapel service, historical and commemorative presentations, and, fittingly, a birthday celebration. Founded in 1843 by leaders of Siloam Baptist […]

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 […]

Judson to host Preview Day Jan. 20

Judson College invites prospective Judson students and their families to visit the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., for spring Preview & Scholarship Day January 20. The event will begin with check-in at 9:00am CST. Prospective students can explore the college’s academic programs, meet current students and faculty, participate in campus tours guided by Judson Student […]

Judson dedicates King Instructional Center

MARION, Ala. – Last month, volunteers, donors, faculty, staff, students and friends of Judson College gathered for the dedication of the King Instructional Facility at the college’s Piper Equine Studies Complex. Named for donors from the family of General Edwin Davis King, a Judson College founder, the King Instructional Center includes faculty offices, restroom and […]

Opera Workshop class to present concert Dec. 5

On Tuesday, December 5 at 7:00 pm in the Alumnae Auditorium, the Music Department of Judson College will present the students of the Opera Workshop class in concert. The performance is free and open to the public. Junior Lorna Wikle, senior Sarah Green, and senior Ana Williams are members of this year’s Opera Workshop class […]

Judson to commemorate 500th anniversary of Protestant Reformation

Judson College will mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation on Oct. 31 with a panel discussion: “Martin Luther, the Reformation, and its Impact on You” from 2:30 to 3:45pm in Archibald Hall. A reception and a time to meet with panelists will follow. Panelists include: Ms. Stephanie Peek, Assistant Professor of Religion at Judson College. Peek is […]