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Grace Thornton to speak at Christian Emphasis Week

Judson College is pleased to announce that the speaker for its annual Christian Emphasis Week, which will take place on January 24-26, is Grace Thornton, a freelance writer, blogger, and correspondent for The Alabama Baptist. She is the author of the book I Don’t Wait Anymore: Letting Go of Expectations and Grasping God’s Adventure for […]

Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame to induct Mary Ward Brown and Sara Crews Finley

Mary Ward Brown and Sara Crews Finley will be inducted into the Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame on Thursday, March 9, 2017. The induction ceremony will take place at 10:30a.m. in Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in Marion, Ala. Mary Ward Brown (1917–2013) Mary Ward Brown graduated from Judson College in 1938, with […]

Judson dedicates Betty Smith Campbell Vocal Studio

On November 28, 2016, Judson College faculty, administrators, students, and alumnae representatives dedicated the Betty Smith Campbell Voice Studio in Marian Acree Tucker Hall in honor of beloved voice instructor Dr. Betty Smith Campbell. The ceremony included remarks by Dr. Cindy St. Clair, Head of the Department of Music, student Kaitlyn Garrison, and alumnae representative […]

Judson to host annual Christmas Tea and Vespers service Dec. 3

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 campus December 3. 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 […]

Judson College to offer “teach out” program for ITT nursing students

On November 18, 2016, the Alabama Board of Nursing granted approval for Judson College to establish a nursing education program to offer a “teach out” for Breckinridge School of Nursing and Health Sciences students displaced when ITT Technical Institution closed on September 6, 2016. Judson’s “teach out” program, which will be separate from Judson’s existing […]

“Sowing seeds of hope” for Thanksgiving in Perry County

Marion non-profit Sowing Seeds of Hope (SSOH) hosted its annual distribution of Thanksgiving food bags on November 17. On Thursday, Nov. 17, Sowing Seeds of Hope staff, Judson College student volunteers, and members of Mountain Brook Baptist Church and First Presbyterian Church of Tuscaloosa met at the SSOH Job Training Center in Marion, Ala., to […]

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 […]

Judson admissions office adds new personnel

The Judson College Admissions program has undergone several changes this fall in an effort to improve Judson’s ability to effectively reach prospective students. “The senior administration of the College and our Admissions team spent hours last year discussing ways we could improve the processes we use to recruit students.  With help from a very gifted […]