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English professor and students represent Judson at ACETA Conference

A Judson College English professor and three upperclassman students presented at the recent Association of College English Teachers of Alabama (ACETA) Conference held at the Capstone Hotel on the Tuscaloosa campus of the University of Alabama. Dr. Stacey Parham, Associate Professor of English, Rachel Ray of Homewood, Ala., Mary Milliron of Alabaster, Ala., and Sara […]

Judson to host Tournées French Film Festival April 6-14

The Tournées French Film Festival will be held at Judson College in Marion, AL from April 6 to April 14. Festival poster: Judson College’s Art and English Departments received a nationally-competitive collegiate grant from the French American Cultural Exchange (in partnership with the cultural services of the French Embassy) for the acquisition and screening of […]

Judson piano students to give junior recitals

The Judson College Department of Music is pleased to present Sara Jean Lane, a junior from Conyers, Georgia, in recital on Thursday, April 7, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. in Alumnae Auditorium.  Lane will present a program featuring works of J.S. Bach, Haydn, Brahms, and Muczynski. Yaw Nam and Seng Hkawn, exchange students from the Kachin […]

Judson begins Blessed Light Judson Area Campaign

Blessed Light–The Campaign for Judson College recently celebrated the kickoff of its Judson Area division campaign with a dinner in Archibald Hall. Members of the Marion community and Judson Area Campaign volunteers attended the dinner and enjoyed testimonies from campaign volunteers, Judson students, and college administrators, as well as music provided by 2012 alumna Miriam […]

Judson College mourns death of former first lady

The Judson Community is saddened by the passing of our dear friend and former first lady of Judson, Emma Lee “Kitty” Smalley McCrummen. A graveside service will be held in Montgomery at Greenwood Cemetery on Saturday, February 27 at 11:00 a.m. UPDATE (March 3, 2016) – Read the eulogy for Mrs. McCrummen, given by her […]

Judson English and Music departments host African-American Read-In

This year marked the fifth anniversary of the Judson College African American Read-In.  Judson College’s Departments of English and Music hosted this event on Thursday, February 11 in the Ramsey-McCrummen Chapel. As a sponsor institution, Judson College embraces the National Council of Teachers of English’s (NCTE) call to “make literacy a significant part of Black History […]

Criminal Justice Department and QEP to present panel discussion on faith and capital punishment

Judson College’s Quality Enhancement Plan, Project Curiosity, is proud to present “Understanding the Intersection of Faith and Capital Punishment,” on February 4 at 3:30pm. Current practice of capital punishment remains politically, culturally and morally contested. Last fall, students in Judson’s Debating the Death Penalty class decided that a community-wide panel discussion, comprised of representatives from […]

Fall 2015 Dean’s List announced

The following students have been named to the Judson College Dean’s List for the fall 2015 semester: Kacie Adams – Clanton, Ala. Kayla Belcher – Decatur, Ala. Jada Blankenship – Decatur, Ala. Leah Boyd – Westfield, Ind. Erin Brown – Hartselle, Ala. Micaylee Clayton – Panama City, Fla. Kathryn Daniel – Salem, Ala. Candise Denney […]

Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame to induct Anne Beddow and Sarah Gayle

Sarah Haynsworth Gayle (1804–1835) and Anne Mae Beddow (1893–1974) will be inducted into the Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame at Judson College on Thursday, March 3, 2016, at 10:30 am. The lives of these two women reflect the change in the position of women in Alabama, and attitudes towards them, in a half century. Sarah Haynsworth married […]