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Judson College board of trustees vote to move ahead for Judson’s future

After an extensive review process during the past six months, the board of trustees of Judson College decided to commit to an aggressive fundraising effort to save the College. Following a discussion of the college’s proposed budget during a special-called board of trustees meeting, Judson President W. Mark Tew proposed a 30-day commitment campaign to […]

Derrick Freeland, Jr., meets with Judson student-athletes

Derrick Freeland, Jr., speaker, author, entrepreneur, and former student-athlete, spoke to Judson College student-athletes February 10, 2021. Freeland shared his personal story of learning to excel through adversity, noting that failures and setbacks are only part of the process of growth toward success. He encouraged students to identify their dreams and to treat every challenge […]

Judson Eagles soar over MUW Owls 69-30

by Cassidy Murphy, Student Writer The Judson Eagles hosted the Mississippi University for Women Owls at home Thursday, February 4. The Eagles started the game with high energy, outscoring the Owls 24-5 in the first quarter. Putting four quarters together with high intensity, the Eagles finished the game on top with a final score of […]

Judson Eagles basketball opens spring season

The Judson Eagles basketball team hosted the Crowley’s Ridge College Pioneers for their season opener Tuesday, January 19. The Pioneers finished on top with a final score of 82 (Crowley’s Ridge) to 60 (Judson). See a quick recap below: Judson Scoring Leaders: Annie Sparks:  17 points Shelly Bailey:  14 points Timoya Brownlee:  10 points Secora […]

Judson to open for Spring 2021

The Judson College Board of Trustees convened today, Dec. 31, 2020, and approved moving forward with a residential spring semester for all returning students. After the December 15th announcement that Judson would need $500,000 in unrestricted cash donations and $1 million in unrestricted commitments of gifts between January 1 and May 31, 2021, the Judson […]

Judson Athletics recognizes team award recipients

Each spring, Judson College Athletics hosts a banquet for the College’s student-athletes to close the school year and reflect on their accomplishments. This year, the Spring Athletic Banquet was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but team awards will still be given. All-Academic honors were highlighted last month, and, beginning this week, the Judson College […]

Judson student-athletes named to All-Academic teams

Several Judson College student-athletes have been nationally recognized for their academic achievements during the 2019-2020 school year. Congratulations, Eagles! USCAA National All-Academic Award The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National All-Academic distinction is awarded to student-athletes with at least 24 credits and a 3.5 GPA. Fall and Winter 2019 recipients are as follows: Basketball […]

Whitten Named to USCAA All-Academic Team

Judson College senior Libby Whitten was named to the 2020 USCAA Women’s Basketball Division I All-Academic Team. The USCAA National All-Academic award is given to student-athletes with at least 24 credits and a 3.5 GPA. Whitten, a graduate of Fyffe High School in Fyffe, Ala., is double majoring in Criminal Justice and Psychology at Judson […]

Judson Equestrians finish season strong

The Judson College Equestrian teams finished their Intercollegiate Horse Show Association season last month with great rides in their final shows! Judson IHSA Western Shows – Feb. 15 The Judson College Equestrian Western team wrapped up its season with an IHSA show held on the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., Feb. 15.  Results of the […]

Judson to host Preview & Scholarship Day Nov. 16

Judson College invites prospective Judson students and their families to visit the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., for Preview & Scholarship Day on November. The event will begin with check-in at 9:00am CST. Prospective students may explore the college’s academic programs, meet current students and faculty, spend the night in a residence hall (optional), and […]