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Judson College announces June 23 commencement speaker Dr. David Wilson

MARION, Ala. – David Wilson, Ed.D., president of Morgan State University, will give the commencement address at Judson College on June 23. The commencement exercises will begin at 11:00 a.m. in Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson campus in Marion. Born into a sharecropping family in nearby Marengo County, Wilson did not attend school full-time until […]

Junior Katie Daniel to participate in summer program in Australia

Short Term is in full swing on the Judson College campus, but some Judson students are gaining valuable learning experiences in other places this summer. Judson College junior Katie Daniel will spend part of her summer with a veterinary service study abroad program in Australia. The experience is offered through LoopAbroad, a pre-veterinary medicine program […]

Judson College Alumnae Association announces new slate of officers

The Judson College Alumnae Association elected a new slate of officers at the JCAA Business Meeting during Judson’s annual J-Day event April 7. New officers for the 2018-2020 term are: President: Rhonda Caver Lewis, class of 1974 President-Elect: Claire Kinnaird Keel, class of 1981 First Vice President for Development: Pam Gooden Cook, class of 1975 […]

Music Department announces Spring Choral Concert and Tour

The Music Department of Judson College has announced its upcoming Spring Concert and Spring Tour. Under the direction of Dr. Chris Brown, Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Ensembles, the Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble will give a Spring Choral Concert Tuesday, April 17 at 7:00p.m. in Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in […]

Judson community grieves passing of Dr. David E. Potts

The Judson College and Alabama Baptist families mourn the loss of Dr. David E. Potts, who was known for his kindness, wisdom, and love for God and other people.  Potts passed away peacefully at his home in Marion on March 28. Born in Birmingham on July 1, 1950, David Potts graduated from Samford University in […]

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 […]

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 […]