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The Alabama Baptist newspaper to celebrate 175th anniversary and Marion origins

On February 6, The Alabama Baptist newspaper will mark its 175th anniversary with a celebration in Marion, the paper’s birthplace. Events will include historic tours of Marion sites important to Alabama Baptist history, a Judson College Chapel service, historical and commemorative presentations, and, fittingly, a birthday celebration. Founded in 1843 by leaders of Siloam Baptist […]

Judson awards Crawford International Student Scholarships

Marion, Ala. – Judson College has awarded Lawrence and Gloria Crawford International Student Scholarships to Kai Bu and Yaw Nam. Kai Bu, a native of Myitkyina, Kachin State, Myanmar, is an English major in her third year at Judson. Kai is an active student who has participated in Judson Singers and in Chapel worship ministry […]

Spring 2018 Chapel schedule announced

The Judson College Chapel Committee has announced its spring 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 Day Jan. 20

Judson College invites prospective Judson students and their families to visit the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., for spring Preview & Scholarship Day January 20. The event will begin with check-in at 9:00am CST. Prospective students can explore the college’s academic programs, meet current students and faculty, participate in campus tours guided by Judson Student […]

Judson dedicates King Instructional Center

MARION, Ala. – Last month, volunteers, donors, faculty, staff, students and friends of Judson College gathered for the dedication of the King Instructional Facility at the college’s Piper Equine Studies Complex. Named for donors from the family of General Edwin Davis King, a Judson College founder, the King Instructional Center includes faculty offices, restroom and […]

Judson awards Mary Whitfield Lee Scholarship to senior Katie Speer

Judson College has awarded the eleventh annual Mary Whitfield “Whit” Lee scholarship to Katie Speer, of Cullman, Ala., for the current academic year. “I am so grateful to have received this scholarship,” said Speer. “To be put in the same category as Whit Lee is such an honor. I strive to set an example for […]

Opera Workshop class to present concert Dec. 5

On Tuesday, December 5 at 7:00 pm in the Alumnae Auditorium, the Music Department of Judson College will present the students of the Opera Workshop class in concert. The performance is free and open to the public. Junior Lorna Wikle, senior Sarah Green, and senior Ana Williams are members of this year’s Opera Workshop class […]

Judson to host Christmas Tea & Vespers Dec. 2

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 December 2. 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 of […]

Judson’s Project Curiosity explores religious programming in prisons

Judson College’s Project Curiosity (Quality Enhancement Plan) and the Judson Justice League will sponsor an event exploring “Potential Transformation through Religion in Prison” Thursday, November 16th in Ramsay McCrummen Chapel. Guest panelists include: Rev. Lynn Dimon, retired United Methodist minister and clergy participant in Kairos Prison Ministry at Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women; Rev. Tom […]