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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, […]

Extreme Mustang Makeover champion Taylor McIntosh offers clinics for Judson Equine Science program

During the spring 2017 semester, the Judson College Equine Science program enjoyed a new partnership with clinician and trainer Taylor McIntosh. “To have such a well-known and talented clinician as a resource for our program is invaluable, said Dr. Pamela Mitcham, Equine Science Department Head.  “Taylor’s teaching style really engages our students, and they have […]

Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble to present Spring Choral Concert 4/13

Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble will present a spring choral concert Thursday, April 13 at 7:00p.m. in Alumnae Auditorium. Under the direction of Dr. Camilla Horne, Assistant Professor of Music, the concert will feature choral repertoire by George Frideric Handel, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, T. Ludovico da Vittoria, Henry Purcell, Ola Gjeilo, John Rutter, and Terre […]

“She speaks to all of us”: Sandra Cisneros visits Judson

Sandra Cisneros, award-winning author of The House on Mango Street, gave her first reading and book signing in Alabama on March 30 at Judson College. “We were elated to have her,” said Dr. Billie Jean Young, Associate Professor of Fine and Performing Arts at Judson. Young and Cisneros met through the MacArthur Fellows program and […]

Judson music students perform in Honors Recital

The Judson College Department of Music held its first annual Honors Recital auditions on Thursday, March 23, 2017.  The auditions, which were judged by a panel of non-music department faculty members, were open to all music majors and minors.  Of the eleven music students who competed, the following were declared winners:  Seng Hkawn, Yaw Nam, […]

Lane advances to IHSA Zone Championships

Junior Sara Jean Lane will represent Judson College this weekend at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone Championships in Ocala, Florida. Lane will  compete in Class 1, Walk-Trot Hunter Seat Equitation on April 1. “The Judson College Equine Science Department and Equestrian Team are so proud of Sara Jean’s accomplishments this year, said Dr. […]

Holocaust survivor Marion Lazan inspires Judson community and friends

On March 21, 2017, Judson College’s Alumnae Auditorium was filled with students, faculty, administrators, and guests who hung on the words of a petite woman who stood on a box to be seen behind her podium. Speaking in measured tones, Marion Blumenthal Lazan told the story of her childhood spent in concentration camps in Holland […]

Award-winning author Sandra Cisneros to speak at Judson College

Sandra Cisneros, award-winning poet, short story writer, novelist, and essayist, will visit Judson College March 30, 2017. She will give a presentation followed by a Q&A session at 7:00pm in Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in Marion, Ala. A reception and book signing will follow in Archibald Hall. Cisneros’s work explores working-class Latino […]

Holocaust survivor to speak at Judson March 21

Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan will give a lecture on her memoir Four Perfect Pebbles: A Holocaust Story March 21 at 11:00 a.m. in Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in Marion, Ala. After the lecture, there will be a book signing from 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Gladys H. Dunkin Parlors […]

JimmyLee performances scheduled March 2-4 at Judson College

Judson College will present three performances of JimmyLee, the Civil Rights-era drama, on March 2-4 in Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in Marion. JimmyLee will open with two performances Thursday, March 2 at 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., followed by a final Alumnae Auditorium performance Friday night, March 3 at 6:00 p.m.  A […]