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“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, […]

Classes cancelled and offices closed until 1pm 4/3

Due to a line of potentially dangerous storms that are scheduled to move through our area this morning, classes have been cancelled until 1:00 pm today. Administrative offices will also be closed until 1:00 pm. Please use extreme caution this morning and avoid travel unless it is absolutely necessary. Thank you, Scott Bullard (Academic Dean) […]

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 […]

Judson equestrienne advances to IHSA regionals

Judson senior Sara Jean Lane has qualified to compete in the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Regional Show at Auburn University on Saturday, March 4.  Lane qualified in Class 1, Walk-Trot Hunter Seat Equitation and will compete in Saturday’s show at the Auburn Equestrian Facility (1235 Wire Road in Auburn, Alabama) at 9:00a.m. To qualify […]

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 […]

Tuscaloosa exhibit features Judson art students

An exhibit featuring the work of eight Judson College art students is on display at the Tuscaloosa County Juvenile Court until March 15. The exhibition, I’m Feeling Lucky, includes work in watercolor, charcoal, printmaking, photography, painting, and digital art. Jamie Adams, head of the Judson College Art Department, explains that the title for the show […]