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JC Archives receives gift of 200 letters

Judson College Archives recently received a gift of 200 letters from Elliott and MaryBradley Lee Baynes of Snellville, Georgia. The Bayneses visited campus November 5 to deliver the letters, which cover family happenings and local events in Marion and Perry County. The letters, dating from 1847 to 1898, feature correspondence between members, friends, and acquaintances […]

Judson celebrates Christmas season with annual Tea & Vespers

The Judson College community celebrated Christmas last weekend with Christmas Tea and Vespers Dec.1. The student Social Committee organized and decorated for the College’s annual semi-formal Christmas Tea event in the Gladys Hale Dunkin Parlors in Jewett Hall. Guests enjoyed refreshments, greeting faculty and College administrators, and a Christmas Step Sing. Later that evening, the […]

Students present research at Critical Thinking Day

Judson students taking courses designated as Critical Thinking (CT) courses presented research projects during this semester’s Critical Thinking Day November 30. Sponsored by the College’s Quality Enhancement Plan, CT Day included four breakout sessions covering twelve CT courses in a variety of academic disciplines. Students in BIO 312 gave short presentations covering the topic of […]

Judson Distance Learning program ranked among nation’s best

Affordable Colleges Online (AC Online) recently ranked Judson College #3 among its Best Online Colleges in the U.S. for its distance learning program. Using the most recent data (2017) from the National Center for Education Statistics’ Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), AC Online’s rankings recognized accredited, non-profit colleges and universities in the U.S. based […]

Harold E. Arnold memorial service set for Dec. 5

The Judson Community is deeply saddened by the passing of our dear friend and Head of the Department of Psychology, Dr. Harold E. “Hal” Arnold. A memorial service for Dr. Arnold will be held on the Judson College campus in Marion, Ala., in Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 5. A Lake City, […]

JC softball signs first 2019-20 recruits

The Judson College Eagles softball team added the program’s first recruits for the incoming 2019-20 class earlier this month. Head Coach Tom Hannah signed Hannah Gibson of Homewood, Ala., Nov. 14. Gibson attends Homewood High School and plans to major in education. Katie Beth McWhorter of Moulton, Ala., also signed with Judson Softball Nov. 19. […]

Students lead weekly Chapel service Nov. 13

On Tuesday, November 13, the Judson campus community was blessed by the talents, insights, and humble leadership of several students during a student-led Chapel service. Freshmen Carson Beatty of Northport, Kelsey O’Neal of New Hope, and Ryann Troxell of Pelham, along with sophomore and pianist Ti-Ara Turner of Montgomery, led worship during the service. Junior […]

Alabama Baptist messengers adopt resolution honoring David Potts

by Mary Amelia Taylor On November 13, messengers to the Alabama Baptist State Convention’s annual meeting, held this year at First Baptist Church in Trussville, Ala., adopted a resolution in honor of Judson’s late President, Dr. David E. Potts. “RESOLUTION NO. 4 : On Gratitude for the Life of David Potts” expressed the messengers’ appreciation […]

Judson College concludes $20.4 million Blessed Light Campaign

Judson College officially concluded Blessed Light: The Campaign for Judson College with a dinner at The Club in Birmingham Sept. 20. The event was given in honor of Birmingham-area donors and campaign leaders.In June 2015, Judson College launched the public phase of Blessed Light: The Campaign for Judson College. This three-year initiative addressed several areas […]