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Judson Athletics to host volleyball camp June 21-22

Judson College Athletics is proud to announce its second 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 June […]

Student achievements recognized at Honors Convocation

Judson College hosted its annual Honors Convocation on April 10, 2017. The ceremony, held in Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel, afforded “special recognition to Judson students who have exceeded expectations”, according to Associate Dean of the College for Teaching and Institutional Effectiveness Dr. Lesley Sheek. “Today,” Sheek said, “We acknowledge the contributions these women have made to their […]

Judson College 2017 Dean’s Lists announced

Judson College has announced the Dean’s List for the Fall 2017 semester. To be eligible for the honor, students must have completed a minimum of 15 hours, earned letter grades with no incompletes and earned at least a 3.7 grade point average with no grade below a C. The following students were named to the […]

2017 President’s Scholars announced

The 2017 President’s Scholars list was announced at Judson College’s recent Honors Convocation ceremony. To be a President’s Scholar, a student must have earned a minimum of 60 credit hours at Judson and maintained a minimum 3.80 cumulative GPA. Students named to the list for 2017 are: Kacie Adams, Clanton, Ala. Erin Brown, Hartselle, Ala. […]

Judson College campus chosen as Marion Garden Club Yard of the Month

The Marion Garden Club has selected Judson College as its Yard of the Month for the month of April. Judson was founded by members of Siloam Baptist Church in 1838 as the Judson Female Institute, and the first campus building was built on land given by Julia Tarrant Barron, a Marion resident and the only […]

Music Department announces Spring Choral Concert and Tour

The Music Department of Judson College has announced its upcoming Spring Concert and Spring Tour. Under the direction of Dr. Chris Brown, Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Ensembles, the Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble will give a Spring Choral Concert Tuesday, April 17 at 7:00p.m. in Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in […]

Judson community grieves passing of Dr. David E. Potts

The Judson College and Alabama Baptist families mourn the loss of Dr. David E. Potts, who was known for his kindness, wisdom, and love for God and other people.  Potts passed away peacefully at his home in Marion on March 28. Born in Birmingham on July 1, 1950, David Potts graduated from Samford University in […]

Judson mourns passing of former President David E. Potts

Judson College is saddened to report the passing of former President Dr. David E. Potts earlier today. He passed away peacefully at home. Dr. Potts served as Judson’s president from 1990-2018. He announced his transition to Chancellor earlier this month following a health-related leave of absence. Known for his mild manner and calm demeanor, Dr. […]

Shelby Lauzon ’19 chosen for prestigious HudsonAlpha internship

For nine weeks this summer, Judson College junior Shelby Lauzon will gain valuable, real-world experience in genetics research through the BioTrain Internship Program at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. Out of hundreds of applicants nationally, BioTrain accepts 25 to 30 undergraduate or master’s-level graduate student interns each summer. BioTrain interns are selected to work in […]

Judson president David E. Potts announces transition to chancellor

After 27 years of outstanding service, Dr. David Potts has announced his transition from the role of President to the role of Chancellor of Judson College.  Before his inauguration as Judson’s twenty-second president in 1990, Potts served the college as Vice President of Development and Executive Vice President. Potts’ impact on Judson College, Alabama Baptist […]