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Annual Minister’s Golf Tournament to be held at Judson College

Judson College will sponsor its 54th annual Ministers’ Golf Tournament May 9-10. The tournament will be played at the nearby Marion Military Institute golf course. The event is open to all ministers serving Alabama Baptist Convention churches or agencies, including pastors, ministers of youth, music, and education.

Judson College Choir and Handbells announce spring music tour

The Judson College Music Department announces its 2016 spring music tour, which will visit churches, schools, and other venues in Alabama and Georgia April 23-28. The tour features the Judson Singers, FAITH Ensemble, Praise Dancers, and Hand Bell Ensemble as well as several solo instrumentalists and pianists.  Thirty Judson students, accompanied by Dr. Camilla Horne, […]

Spring Music Concert scheduled for April 14

The Judson College Music Department announces its annual Spring Music Concert on Thursday, April 14th at 7:00 pm in the Alumnae Auditorium.  The concert will feature musical selections by members of the Judson Singers, FAITH Ensemble, Judson Hand Bell Ensemble, and Judson Instrumental Ensemble. The performance is free and open to the public. For further […]

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 […]