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Judson begins Blessed Light Judson Area Campaign

Blessed Light–The Campaign for Judson College recently celebrated the kickoff of its Judson Area division campaign with a dinner in Archibald Hall. Members of the Marion community and Judson Area Campaign volunteers attended the dinner and enjoyed testimonies from campaign volunteers, Judson students, and college administrators, as well as music provided by 2012 alumna Miriam […]

Judson College mourns death of former first lady

The Judson Community is saddened by the passing of our dear friend and former first lady of Judson, Emma Lee “Kitty” Smalley McCrummen. A graveside service will be held in Montgomery at Greenwood Cemetery on Saturday, February 27 at 11:00 a.m. UPDATE (March 3, 2016) – Read the eulogy for Mrs. McCrummen, given by her […]

Judson English and Music departments host African-American Read-In

This year marked the fifth anniversary of the Judson College African American Read-In.  Judson College’s Departments of English and Music hosted this event on Thursday, February 11 in the Ramsey-McCrummen Chapel. 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 […]

Criminal Justice Department and QEP to present panel discussion on faith and capital punishment

Judson College’s Quality Enhancement Plan, Project Curiosity, is proud to present “Understanding the Intersection of Faith and Capital Punishment,” on February 4 at 3:30pm. Current practice of capital punishment remains politically, culturally and morally contested. Last fall, students in Judson’s Debating the Death Penalty class decided that a community-wide panel discussion, comprised of representatives from […]

Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame to induct Anne Beddow and Sarah Gayle

Sarah Haynsworth Gayle (1804–1835) and Anne Mae Beddow (1893–1974) will be inducted into the Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame at Judson College on Thursday, March 3, 2016, at 10:30 am. The lives of these two women reflect the change in the position of women in Alabama, and attitudes towards them, in a half century. Sarah Haynsworth married […]

Judson to host Guidance Counselor Conference Feb. 25

Judson College will welcome education professionals from across the state to its campus in Marion, Ala., for its sixth annual Guidance Counselor Conference on February 25. Hosted by Judson College alumnae and Admissions staff, the conference is designed to provide counselors with opportunities to interact with other counselors and leaders in varying professional and educational […]

Judson music department to host master class January 29

The Judson College Piano Studio with special guests from Shelton State Community College will welcome nationally certified piano instructor Amy Aberg McLelland to campus for a presentation and masterclass on “The Art of Effortless Piano Playing” on Friday, January 29. McLelland is a MTNA nationally certified teacher of piano and a certified teacher at the […]

Perry County public health update

Pam Barrett, Director of TB Control at the Alabama Department of Public Health, reported yesterday that there are currently no known cases of active tuberculosis in the Marion community. No cases of contagious tuberculosis have been identified during the recent screenings at the Perry County Health Department.  This means that, in spite of recent reports […]

EvanTell Founder Larry Moyer to speak at Christian Emphasis Week

For seventy years, the Judson community has set aside a week during the spring semester to focus on spiritual growth. During the 1943-1944 academic year, junior Mary Essie Stephens asked Judson President Dr. John Riddle if it might be possible to bring special guests to campus to encourage the college community in their spiritual lives. […]

Pastors’ conference to be held at Judson Jan. 26

Judson College and the Office of LeaderCare and Church Administration of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions will partner to offer their annual pastor’s conference on January 26.  The speaker for this year’s conference is author and EvanTell founder Larry Moyer. Moyer is the founder of EvanTell, a ministry committed to declaring the gospel […]