Judson College Distance Learning program earns recognition for excellence and affordability

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A recent study of online degree programs recognized Judson College for both the quality and affordability of its distance learning program. The study, conducted by Affordable Colleges Online (AC Online), analyzed more than 2,000 accredited colleges and universities across the nation. “The purpose of our study was to identify the most affordable online colleges in […]

Christmas Tea and Vespers to highlight Judson College’s 175th anniversary celebration

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The upcoming holiday gathering at Judson College, Christmas Tea and Vespers: Voices Across Generations, will highlight the school’s 175th anniversary celebration. Christmas Tea and Vespers is one of Judson’s most festive annual traditions. This year’s party is planned for Saturday, December 7. Judson students, faculty, staff, alumnae and guests are invited to gather in the […]

New Judson professor publishes biblical studies text

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Dr. Eric Gilchrest, new Assistant Professor and Head of the Religious Studies Department at Judson College, is also the author of a book on biblical studies. After recently completing his doctoral degree at Baylor University, he moved from Texas to Alabama. He began his time at Judson this fall (2013). Gilchrest speaks positively about his […]

Judson College Drama department to present Crimes of the Heart

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The Judson College Drama department will present Crimes of the Heart, Beth Henley’s Pulitzer Prize winning drama, November 14-16 (Thursday through Saturday) at 7:00 P.M.  Directed by Artist-in-Residence Dr. Billie Jean Young, the story focuses on the Magrath sisters – Lenny, Meg, and Babe – who reunite at the family home in Hazlehurst, Mississippi after Babe shoots her abusive husband, a state senator. Past resentments […]

Judson College English Club to host “An Evening in Ann’s Era: A Jane Austen English Country Dance” on Nov. 2

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Come spend an “Evening in Ann’s Era.” Put on your dancing shoes and travel back in time to Ann Hasseltine Judson’s youth. The Judson College English Club will host its third annual Jane Austen English Country Dance on Saturday, November 2nd in the Gladys Dunkin Parlors in Jewett Hall. This event is part of 175th Anniversary Celebration […]

Treats on Bibb Street scheduled for October 31

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Judson’s ninth annual Treats on Bibb Street will take place from 5:00 until 6:30 on October 31.  Campus clubs and organizations sponsor games and “treat stands” for local children during the event, which takes place on the street in front of the main entrance to the Judson campus.  Admission is free.  Costumes are encouraged, but […]

Judson College listed among military friendly schools

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Judson College has once again been named to the Military Friendly Schools list, which honors the American colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to ensure the educational success of America’s military service members, veterans, and spouses. Now in its fifth year, the 2014 list of Military Friendly Schools […]

Dr. Billie Jean Young performs This Little Light…

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On September 19, Dr. Billie Jean Young gave a special performance of her two-act, one-woman play Fannie Lou Hamer: This Little Light… in celebration of the intersection of the 175th anniversary of Judson College and the 50th anniversary of the American Civil Rights Movement. They play depicts the life of Fannie Lou Hamer, a sharecropper […]