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Judson College holds 179th commencement

Judson College held its 179th commencement June 24, 2017. Graduates and guests filled the College’s Alumnae Auditorium in Marion, Ala., to recognize the hard work and achievements of the Class of 2017. Alabama Supreme Court Justice Kelli Wise gave the commencement address. Wise received a Bachelor of Science degree from Auburn University and a Juris […]

Judson student achievements recognized at Honors Convocation

Marion, Ala.–Judson College hosted its annual Honors Convocation on April 4, 2017. The ceremony, held in Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel, honored students who  “demonstrated a commitment to excellence in academics and in service”, according to Scott Bullard, Senior Vice President and Academic Dean. In his remarks, Bullard invited students to “cheer for [their] classmates” or even “pat […]

Scholarship established in memory of Lawrence and Gloria Crawford

Judson College has awarded the first Lawrence and Gloria Crawford Scholarships for International Students to two students from Myanmar: Kai Bu and Yaw Nam. Kai Bu is a senior English major from Myitkyina, Kachin. She will return to Myanmar after her graduation to teach English.  Yaw Nam is a senior music major who also plans […]

Eagles Athletics adds new recruits for fall

The Judson College Eagles athletic program recently added new recruits for the 2017-2018 year. Basketball Libby Whitten signed with Judson Basketball on March 15. Libby plays the guard position at Fyffe High School and will step into an active role for the Eagles this fall. She plans to major in Criminal Justice.  “Libby is an […]

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, […]

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. […]

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 […]

Judson freshman advances to regional vocal competition

Judson freshman Macey Carter placed third at Alabama’s annual National Association of Teachers of Singing (ALANATS) competition in February, earning a place in the Southeastern Regional NATS (SERNATS) competition in Atlanta in March. The ALANATS competition, held February 17-18 at Birmingham-Southern College, featured 320 high school and collegiate-level singers under the tutelage of current NATS registered […]

Judson College Dean’s List Announced

Judson College has announced the Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 semester. To be eligible for the honor, students must have completed a minimum of 15 hours, earned letter grades with no incompletes and earned at least a 3.7 grade point average with no grade below a C. The following students have been named to […]

Judson announces Gloria Huey Crawford Music Scholarship recipients

Judson College has announced the awarding of the Gloria Huey Crawford Music Scholarships to Sara Jean Lane of Conyers, Ga. and Macey Carter of Fultondale, Ala. The scholarship benefits students in the Music Department at Judson College. Two Crawford Scholarships are awarded each academic year–one to a voice student and one to a performance instrument […]