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Dr. Jessica Spafford to perform at JMU Contemporary Music Festival Oct. 22-23

Dr. Jessica Spafford, Judson College’s newest Assistant Professor of Music, will perform as a guest artist at James Madison University’s 38th annual Contemporary Music Festival Oct. 22-23 in Harrisonburg, Va. The festival will feature works by composers Libby Larsen and Joseph Klein. Spafford earned her Master of Music degree from Duquesne University, followed by a […]

Judson College to host Preview & Scholarship Day Nov. 10

Judson College invites prospective Judson students and their families to visit the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., for Preview & Scholarship Day on November 10. 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, and participate in campus tours guided by Judson […]

Organist Christopher Henley to perform at Judson College

The Judson College Music Department will host a recital by organist Christopher Henley October 11.  The concert will begin at 7:00 p.m. in Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in Marion, Ala. The public is invited to attend, and there will be no charge for admission. “Christopher Henley is one of the most talented […]

Judson Equestrians announce 2018-19 IHSA Team rosters

Marion, Ala.–The Judson College IHSA equestrian teams have announced their 2018-2019 rosters. Earlier this month members of both the Hunt Seat and Western teams were chosen for their outstanding character traits, abilities in riding, and overall horsemanship. Under the guidance of coaches Jennifer Hoggle and Janice Williams, the teams look forward to another season with […]

Presidential Search Committee selects executive search firm Myers-McRae

The Judson College presidential search committee heard presentations from four executive search firms at its July 31 meeting.  From these firms, the committee has selected Myers McRae, a firm based in Macon, Georgia, to assist in a national search for the twenty-third president of Judson College. Emily Parker Myers, Chief Executive Officer of Myers McRae, […]

Fall 2018 Chapel Schedule announced

The Judson College Chapel Committee has announced its Fall 2018 Chapel schedule. Each Tuesday, the Judson community meets for a service of worship, reflection, and learning. Judson Chapel events are free and open to the public. All listed events will begin at 11:05 a.m. in the Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel in Jewett Hall on the Judson campus […]

Judson to host Preview and Scholarship Day Sept. 22

Judson College invites prospective Judson students and their families to visit the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., for Preview & Scholarship Day on September 22. 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, spend the night in a residence hall (optional), […]

Judson College inaugurates Fall Chapel series

Judson began its Fall Chapel series September 4 with a message from Mrs. Stephanie Peek, Assistant Professor and Head of the Religious Studies Department. She spoke from John 11:1-44, the story of Jesus’s raising of Lazarus from the dead. Peek focused on verse 44 for her reminder to the Judson community; when Lazarus came out […]

New faculty and staff complete orientation at Judson

Judson College welcomed new faculty and staff earlier this month during orientation sessions. Orientation participants discussed the Mission and Core Values of the College and learned more about the College’s history, traditions, and strong legacy. Sessions on institutional culture and processes were led by staff members from each of the College’s divisions, from Faith-Based Service […]

Judson Social Work program receives reaffirmation of accreditation

The Judson College Social Work program has received a reaffirmation of its accreditation for its Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) until 2026. CSWE grants new social work programs an initial accreditation period of four years; subsequent reaccreditation periods are eight years in length.  The Judson program […]