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Judson Social Work program receives reaffirmation of accreditation

The Judson College Social Work program has received a reaffirmation of its accreditation for its Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) until 2026. CSWE grants new social work programs an initial accreditation period of four years; subsequent reaccreditation periods are eight years in length.  The Judson program […]

Judson holds 180th Commencement

Judson College held its 180th commencement on June 23, 2018. Families and friends of graduates gathered in historic Alumnae Auditorium for the conferring of Associate Degrees in Nursing and Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Social Work degrees. The commencement speaker was Dr. David Wilson, President of Morgan State University in Baltimore, […]

Nicole Smith ’19 named ACHA Horseman of the Month

Judson College junior Nicole Smith of Lowndesboro, Ala., has been named the American Collegiate Horsemen’s Association (ACHA) Horseman of the Month for June. ACHA is a national organization supporting local chapters at colleges and universities across the country. The Judson College ACHA chapter was organized last year, and Smith serves as its president. In this […]

Junior Katie Daniel to participate in summer program in Australia

Short Term is in full swing on the Judson College campus, but some Judson students are gaining valuable learning experiences in other places this summer. Judson College junior Katie Daniel will spend part of her summer with a veterinary service study abroad program in Australia. The experience is offered through LoopAbroad, a pre-veterinary medicine program […]

Student achievements recognized at Honors Convocation

Judson College hosted its annual Honors Convocation on April 10, 2017. The ceremony, held in Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel, afforded “special recognition to Judson students who have exceeded expectations”, according to Associate Dean of the College for Teaching and Institutional Effectiveness Dr. Lesley Sheek. “Today,” Sheek said, “We acknowledge the contributions these women have made to their […]

Judson College 2017 Dean’s Lists announced

Judson College has announced the Dean’s List for the Fall 2017 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 were named to the […]

2017 President’s Scholars announced

The 2017 President’s Scholars list was announced at Judson College’s recent Honors Convocation ceremony. To be a President’s Scholar, a student must have earned a minimum of 60 credit hours at Judson and maintained a minimum 3.80 cumulative GPA. Students named to the list for 2017 are: Kacie Adams, Clanton, Ala. Erin Brown, Hartselle, Ala. […]

Judson College campus chosen as Marion Garden Club Yard of the Month

The Marion Garden Club has selected Judson College as its Yard of the Month for the month of April. Judson was founded by members of Siloam Baptist Church in 1838 as the Judson Female Institute, and the first campus building was built on land given by Julia Tarrant Barron, a Marion resident and the only […]

Shelby Lauzon ’19 chosen for prestigious HudsonAlpha internship

For nine weeks this summer, Judson College junior Shelby Lauzon will gain valuable, real-world experience in genetics research through the BioTrain Internship Program at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. Out of hundreds of applicants nationally, BioTrain accepts 25 to 30 undergraduate or master’s-level graduate student interns each summer. BioTrain interns are selected to work in […]

The Alabama Baptist newspaper to celebrate 175th anniversary and Marion origins

On February 6, The Alabama Baptist newspaper will mark its 175th anniversary with a celebration in Marion, the paper’s birthplace. Events will include historic tours of Marion sites important to Alabama Baptist history, a Judson College Chapel service, historical and commemorative presentations, and, fittingly, a birthday celebration. Founded in 1843 by leaders of Siloam Baptist […]