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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 to host 7th annual African-American Read-In

Judson College will host its 7th annual African-American Read-In Thursday, February 22, from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in Alumnae Auditorium. The Read-In is part of a national initiative of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) that celebrates the voices of African American writers, artists, visionaries, and trailblazers, whose selected works are read aloud.  A reception […]

Judson to host Wade Hall Postcards exhibit Nov. 3-30

Judson College’s Bowling Library will host a pair of traveling exhibits featuring images of historical postcards from the Wade Hall Collection (Troy University Archives) November 3-30. The Wade Hall Postcards: Historical Scenes of Alabama exhibit panels feature vintage postcard images of Alabama cities, towns, and historical buildings. The exhibition supports the 2017 theme of the […]

Judson welcomes new faculty

Judson welcomed four new faculty members to campus last week during orientation sessions. Pictured are Stephanie Peek, Assistant Professor of Religion; Allison Newton, Assistant Professor of Education; Joshua Pickens, Assistant Professor of Art; and Chris Brown, Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Ensembles.    

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 Creative Services Specialist featured in art exhibition Oct. 29

Katlin Bailey, Judson College Creative Services Specialist for the Office of Marketing and Communications, will have two prints featured in a juried competition presented by International Paper’s Riverdale Mill and Selma ArtsRevive. The exhibit, Celebrating the Art of Paper, will open on Saturday, Oct. 29, with a reception in the Carneal ArtsRevive Building in downtown […]

Empty Bowls project fights hunger in Perry County

Judson College Empty Bowls will launch its inaugural art-based fundraising campaign with an exhibit and meal in the fellowship hall of Siloam Baptist Church on November 3, from 5:00-7:00pm. The fundraiser is sponsored by the Judson College Social Work and Art Departments. All donations from the event will be contributed to a local organization fighting […]

Raku potter and glass artist Jo Taylor featured at Tucker Gallery

Judson College’s Marian Acree Tucker Gallery will feature original works by raku potter and glass artist Jo Taylor from October 25 through November 18. The exhibit, Transformations, opens with an artist’s reception at 3:00 p.m. on October 25. The artist will give a lecture on her work in Jewett Hall Room 213 at 10:00 a.m. […]

Artist Nicholas Tisdale featured at Marian Acree Tucker Gallery

Excised, a new exhibit at the Marian Acree Tucker Gallery at Judson College in Marion, Ala., features original works by printmaker Nicholas Tisdale. The show opened September 13, 2016 and continues through October 2, 2016. Tisdale’s work investigates the trust and legitimacy associated with manufactured images and how materials handed out from authoritative sources often […]

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 […]