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Judson College Department of Music to host concert of opera scenes Nov. 29

The students of Judson College’s Opera Workshop class will perform scenes from musical theatre, opera, and operetta on Tuesday, November 29 at 7:00pm.  The performance in full staging and costumes will be performed on the stage of Judson’s historic Alumnae Auditorium in Marion, Ala. A reception in Archibald Hall will follow the performance. The event […]

Judson awards tenth Mary Whitfield Lee Scholarship to senior Lillie Hobson

Judson College has awarded the tenth annual Mary Whitfield “Whit” Lee scholarship to Lillie Hobson, of Kinsey, Ala., for the current academic year. “I am honored to be granted such a scholarship,” said Hobson. “Whit Lee fully embodied what it meant to be not only a student-athlete, but a person of character as well. During […]

Student voice and piano recitals to be held Nov. 15 and 17

The Judson College Music Department announces two junior recitals scheduled for this week: Tuesday, November 15th at 7:00 pm – Voice Recital (Alumnae Auditorium) Soprano Kaitlyn Garrison, a native of Thorsby, Alabama, attended Chilton Christian Academy in Jemison. She is a junior at Judson College, majoring in English and double-minoring in business and music, and studies voice with […]

Project Southernness: Runway Show” Nov. 16 at Judson College

Project Southernness: Runway Show features original fashion designs by THE SOCIETY, a group of Judson College Art Club members. The show will be presented in the Alumnae Auditorium at Judson College, Marion, Ala. on November 16, 2016 at 7 p.m. The event will serve to create dialogue about the social and historical influences of fashion, […]

Judson Creative Services Specialist featured in art exhibition Oct. 29

Katlin Bailey, Judson College Creative Services Specialist for the Office of Marketing and Communications, will have two prints featured in a juried competition presented by International Paper’s Riverdale Mill and Selma ArtsRevive. The exhibit, Celebrating the Art of Paper, will open on Saturday, Oct. 29, with a reception in the Carneal ArtsRevive Building in downtown […]

Disenchanted musical to be presented at Judson Nov. 10-12

Judson College will present the off-Broadway hit musical, Disenchanted, November 10-12. Performed on the stage of the historic Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., Disenchanted puts a new “spin” on well-known fairy tales. In Disenchanted, “Disney princesses” challenge the “sugar-coated” versions of their stories often portrayed in movies for maximum profit and […]

Empty Bowls project fights hunger in Perry County

Judson College Empty Bowls will launch its inaugural art-based fundraising campaign with an exhibit and meal in the fellowship hall of Siloam Baptist Church on November 3, from 5:00-7:00pm. The fundraiser is sponsored by the Judson College Social Work and Art Departments. All donations from the event will be contributed to a local organization fighting […]

Judson to host “Treats on Bibb Street” Oct. 31

On October 31 from 5:00-6:30pm, Judson’s annual Treats on Bibb Street will be held on Bibb Street, the street in front of the main entrance to the Judson campus. Sponsored by Judson’s Office of Faith-Based Service and Learning, Treats on Bibb Street is an alternative Halloween event that provides local children with a safe and […]

Raku potter and glass artist Jo Taylor featured at Tucker Gallery

Judson College’s Marian Acree Tucker Gallery will feature original works by raku potter and glass artist Jo Taylor from October 25 through November 18. The exhibit, Transformations, opens with an artist’s reception at 3:00 p.m. on October 25. The artist will give a lecture on her work in Jewett Hall Room 213 at 10:00 a.m. […]

Wall of the Unreached exhibit on display in Jewett Hall

The Judson College Introduction to Missiology class and Judson College Campus Ministries are co-hosting a traveling exhibit called The Wall of the Unreached. On display in the Jewett Hall Foyer from October 10 through October 13, the free exhibit consists of panels listing the names of approximately 7,000 people groups who are identified as “unreached” […]