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Judson hosts 6th annual African-American Read-In

Judson College held its 6th annual African-American Read-In on February 2 in Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel. The event was hosted by the Departments of English and Music and featured readings and musical performances by Judson students, faculty, staff, and administrators. Participants shared the voices of African-American writers, artists, visionaries, and trailblazers, reading texts from such scholars as […]

Judson hosts poverty simulation

On January 12, over 100 Judson College students and Marion Military Institute cadets participated in a poverty simulation hosted by Judson’s Professional Studies Division and Office of Faith-Based Service and Learning. Representatives from Alabama Possible, a statewide nonprofit organization whose goal is to “remove barriers to prosperity in Alabama through education, collaboration, and advocacy”, facilitated […]

Judson announces Gloria Huey Crawford Music Scholarship recipients

Judson College has announced the awarding of the Gloria Huey Crawford Music Scholarships to Sara Jean Lane of Conyers, Ga. and Macey Carter of Fultondale, Ala. The scholarship benefits students in the Music Department at Judson College. Two Crawford Scholarships are awarded each academic year–one to a voice student and one to a performance instrument […]

Organist Beth McGinnis to present “Musical Hors d’ouevres” performance

On January 19 at 11:30a.m., the Judson College Music Department will host a “Musical Hors d’oeuvres” performance in Alumnae Auditorium. This week’s performance will be a lecture and organ recital by Dr. Beth McGinnis, lecturer in the School of the Arts at Samford University. McGinnis is a versatile performer equally at home in the worlds of choral music, chamber […]

Judson to host Preview Day in February

Judson College invites prospective Judson students and their families to visit the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., for its spring Preview & Scholarship Day on February 18. The event will begin with check-in at 9:00am CST. Prospective students may explore the college’s academic programs, meet current students and faculty, participate in campus tours guided by […]

Spring 2017 Chapel schedule announced

Judson College inaugurated its Spring 2017 Chapel season with a visit from guest speaker and author Shannon Formby of Captivated Ministries, a Tuscaloosa-based resource ministry serving pastors, organizations, and ministries throughout the country and world. In last Tuesday’s Chapel address, Formby spoke about the role of struggles to refine, not to define, the identity of […]

Grace Thornton to speak at Christian Emphasis Week

Judson College is pleased to announce that the speaker for its annual Christian Emphasis Week, which will take place on January 24-26, is Grace Thornton, a freelance writer, blogger, and correspondent for The Alabama Baptist. She is the author of the book I Don’t Wait Anymore: Letting Go of Expectations and Grasping God’s Adventure for […]

Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame to induct Mary Ward Brown and Sara Crews Finley

Mary Ward Brown and Sara Crews Finley will be inducted into the Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame on Thursday, March 9, 2017. The induction ceremony will take place at 10:30a.m. in Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in Marion, Ala. Mary Ward Brown (1917–2013) Mary Ward Brown graduated from Judson College in 1938, with […]

Judson dedicates Betty Smith Campbell Vocal Studio

On November 28, 2016, Judson College faculty, administrators, students, and alumnae representatives dedicated the Betty Smith Campbell Voice Studio in Marian Acree Tucker Hall in honor of beloved voice instructor Dr. Betty Smith Campbell. The ceremony included remarks by Dr. Cindy St. Clair, Head of the Department of Music, student Kaitlyn Garrison, and alumnae representative […]

Judson to host annual Christmas Tea and Vespers service Dec. 3

The administration, faculty, and students of Judson College invite the community to campus to attend the College’s annual Christmas Tea and Vespers service to be held on campus December 3. Christmas Tea, Judson College’s annual semi-formal “open house” Christmas event, will be hosted by the Judson College Social Committee in the Gladys H. Dunkin Parlors […]