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Judson College remembers Justice Janie L. Shores

Justice Janie Shores, celebrated alumna and friend of Judson College, passed away August 9 at the age of 85. Recognized as a “trail-blazer” for Alabama women in legal professions, she held a private law practice, advanced in academia at Alabama law schools, and served at the highest levels of the judiciary. Shores attended Judson from […]

Judson College holds 179th commencement

Judson College held its 179th commencement June 24, 2017. Graduates and guests filled the College’s Alumnae Auditorium in Marion, Ala., to recognize the hard work and achievements of the Class of 2017. Alabama Supreme Court Justice Kelli Wise gave the commencement address. Wise received a Bachelor of Science degree from Auburn University and a Juris […]

Judson to host summer volleyball camp

(Updated information) Judson College is proud to announce its first annual volleyball summer camp, to be held this June on the college’s campus in Marion, Ala. The camp will be hosted by coaching staff and Judson Eagles volleyball team members. The camp will serve girls ages 9-17 (entering grades 4-12) and will be held on […]

Justice Kelli Wise to deliver Judson College commencement address

Judson College’s commencement exercises will be held Saturday, June 24. The graduation ceremonies will begin at 11:00am in historic Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson campus in Marion, Ala. Kelli Wise, Associate Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, will give the commencement address. Wise will be awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws degree during the ceremony. […]

Phenix City minister wins 55th Minister’s Golf Tournament

Baptist ministers from across the state gathered in Marion, Ala., May 15-16 for Judson College’s 55th annual Ministers’ Golf Tournament. Players enjoyed the two-day tournament on the Marion Military Institute golf course, as well as lodging and the tournament’s traditional Monday night steak dinner at Judson College. Overall winners of the tournament were honored at […]

Eutaw, Ala. Police Support League makes gift to Judson College Criminal Justice program

On Thursday, April 27, Eutaw, Ala., Mayor Pro Tempore Sheila Hann Smith made a gift to Judson College on behalf of the Tommy Summerville Police Support League in Eutaw. Smith presented Judson College President David Potts and Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice Christine Bussey with a check for $10,000 to fund scholarships for deserving students […]

Judson student achievements recognized at Honors Convocation

Marion, Ala.–Judson College hosted its annual Honors Convocation on April 4, 2017. The ceremony, held in Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel, honored students who  “demonstrated a commitment to excellence in academics and in service”, according to Scott Bullard, Senior Vice President and Academic Dean. In his remarks, Bullard invited students to “cheer for [their] classmates” or even “pat […]

Scholarship established in memory of Lawrence and Gloria Crawford

Judson College has awarded the first Lawrence and Gloria Crawford Scholarships for International Students to two students from Myanmar: Kai Bu and Yaw Nam. Kai Bu is a senior English major from Myitkyina, Kachin. She will return to Myanmar after her graduation to teach English.  Yaw Nam is a senior music major who also plans […]

Annual Minister’s Golf Tournament to be held at Judson

Judson College will sponsor its 55th annual Ministers’ Golf Tournament May 15-16 on the Marion Military Institute golf course. The event is open to all ministers serving Alabama Baptist Convention churches or agencies, including pastors, ministers of youth, music, and education. After a busy Easter season and spring church calendar activities, the tournament functions as […]

Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble announce Spring Tour

The Judson College Singers and FAITH Ensemble will begin its Spring Tour April 22 in Selma, Ala. The choral groups will perform April 22-26 at schools, churches, and senior living centers throughout south Alabama and Florida, ending in Lake City. Performance dates and locations include: Saturday, April 22nd 2:00p.m. – Vaughan Place Senior Living Center, […]