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Judson students connect with community during Marion Matters

On Friday, September 8, Judson College students and community partners at 15 project sites participated in Judson’s 12th annual “Marion Matters”. This Perry County-wide community service initiative has been the first collective act of Judson’s campus community during each school year since 2005. Approximately 180 Judson students, faculty, and staff members participated in Marion Matters, […]

Judson hosts poverty simulation

On January 12, over 100 Judson College students and Marion Military Institute cadets participated in a poverty simulation hosted by Judson’s Professional Studies Division and Office of Faith-Based Service and Learning. Representatives from Alabama Possible, a statewide nonprofit organization whose goal is to “remove barriers to prosperity in Alabama through education, collaboration, and advocacy”, facilitated […]

“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 to host “Treats on Bibb Street” Oct. 31

On October 31 from 5:00-6:30pm, Judson’s annual Treats on Bibb Street will be held on Bibb Street, the street in front of the main entrance to the Judson campus. Sponsored by Judson’s Office of Faith-Based Service and Learning, Treats on Bibb Street is an alternative Halloween event that provides local children with a safe and […]

Judson participates in 11th annual Marion Matters

By Kate Wright, Student Writer, and Mary Amelia Taylor On the afternoon of September 9, Judson College and community partners at 16 project sites participated in a service initiative called Marion Matters. Approximately 180 Judson students, faculty, and staff members participated in the event, which was coordinated by Judson’s Office of Faith-Based Service and Learning. […]

Judson College receives Carnegie Community Engagement Classification

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has selected Judson College to receive the 2015 Community Engagement Classification. Judson is one of only 361 colleges and universities in the nation, and the only independent college in the state of Alabama, to hold this important designation. As recipient of the 2015 Carnegie Engagement Classification, Judson […]