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Frances Ford ’77 inducted into Healthcare Hall of Fame

Sowing Seeds of Hope Executive Director Frances Ford was recently inducted into the Alabama Healthcare Hall of Fame. At the July awards luncheon at the Alabama Activity Center in Montgomery, Ala., Ford was honored for her “outstanding contributions to, and exemplary service for” healthcare in the state of Alabama. Citing her faith in God and […]

Horse Whisperer event to be held at Judson College Sept. 21

Judson College will welcome Chance Hill, horse trainer of SPURS Ministries, to the college’s campus for a demonstration on September 21 at 6pm. The presentation will take place under the covered riding arena at the Piper Equine Center on the Judson College campus. Hill will begin with a young horse which has been halter-broken but […]

New FBSL Office Director Named

Amy F. Butler was recently named new director of the Office of Faith-Based Service and Learning at Judson College. A Tuscaloosa native, Butler graduated from Judson College in 2009 with a bachelor of arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Religious Studies. “As a student, Judson College played such a formative role in the […]

Judson to host Preview and Scholarship Day Sept.17

Judson College invites prospective Judson students and their families to visit the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., for Preview & Scholarship Day on September 17. The day will begin with check-in at 9:00am CST. Prospective students may explore the college’s academic programs, meet current students and faculty, spend the night in a residence hall (optional), […]

Judson College saddened by death of Frances Dew Hamilton ’57

The Judson College community is saddened to learn of the death of Frances Dew Hamilton, distinguished alumna, professor, historian, and author. Visitation will be held Thursday evening July 28 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Ridout’s Trussville Chapel, 1500 Gadsden Highway, Birmingham, AL 35235. The funeral service will be held Friday, July 29, at 2:00pm at […]

Judson celebrates life of alumna Nelle H. Pierson ‘38

The Judson College community is saddened by news of the recent death of Nelle H. Pierson, a devoted alumna of the Centennial Class of 1938. Born in Atlanta on January 12, 1916, Nelle Pierson lived most of her life in Jacksonville, Florida. She began as a freshman at Judson College in 1935. Immediately her talents […]

PHOTOS: 2016 Commencement

Judson College’s 178th Commencement was held June 25, 2016 in the historic Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in Marion, Alabama. U.S. Representative Martha Roby (2nd Congressional District) gave the commencement address. Rep. Roby’s address was brief and memorable; the 39-year-old congressional representative, who first ran for public office at the age of 26 […]

Judson Librarian named ACL Member of the Month

We’re pleased that Andrea Abernathy, Judson College Librarian, celebrated the month of June as the Association of Christian Librarians Member of the Month. Andrea came to Judson in 2010 after receiving her B.A. in English Language Arts from the University of Montevallo (2003) and an M.L.I.S. from the University of Alabama (2009). We love these […]

Representative Martha Roby to deliver commencement address

Judson College is pleased to announce that this year’s commencement speaker is United States Congressman Martha D. Roby, who is currently serving the people of Alabama’s Second Congressional District for a third term.  Martha Roby and Terri Sewell became the first women elected to Congress from Alabama in regular elections in 2011. During her short […]