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Young to perform Fannie Lou Hamer: This Little Light November 7

Dr. Billie Jean Young, Artist-in-Residence and Associate Professor of Fine and Performing Arts at Judson College, will perform her one-woman show, Fannie Lou Hamer: This Little Light, on Thursday, November 7 at 7:00 p.m. in Judson College’s Alumnae Auditorium. Young has mesmerized audiences for more than three decades with her two-act drama depicting the life […]

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 […]

Judson College Nursing graduates achieve 100% pass rate on licensure exam

Marion, Ala. – The Judson College Department of Nursing is proud to announce that 100% of its Spring 2019 nursing graduates passed the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) on their first attempt. The cohort of nine graduates earned Associate Degrees in Nursing in May 2019. Graduates are: Kristina Averette – Marion, Ala. […]

Judson Authors Symposium to celebrate alumnae authors Oct. 23

What do a Hemingway Award-winning author and a recurring New York Times bestselling author have in common with a memoirist, a celebrated 19th century composer and a world-renowned botanist? These women are all featured writers to be celebrated by the Judson College Authors Symposium, set for October 23 at Judson College in Marion, Ala. The […]

Judson Fall 2019 Chapel schedule announced

The Judson College Chapel Committee has announced its Fall 2019 Chapel schedule. Each Tuesday, the Judson community meets for a service of worship, reflection, and learning. Judson Chapel events are free and open to the public. All listed events will begin at 11:05 a.m. in the Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel in Jewett Hall on the Judson campus […]

Judson to host Preview Day Sept. 21

Judson College invites prospective Judson students and their families to visit the Judson campus in Marion, Ala., for Preview & Scholarship Day on September 21. 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), […]

Judson partners with community for 15th annual Marion Matters

Marion, Ala. – On Friday, August 23, Judson College students and community partners at 15 project sites participated in Judson’s 15th 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 2004. Approximately 129 Judson volunteers, including students, faculty and staff […]

Alabama Bicentennial Summer Institute visits campus

On June 25, a group of educators visited the Judson campus as part of their participation in an Alabama Bicentennial Summer Institute. The theme of the 3-day workshop for 3rd- through 6th-grade teachers was “Telling Alabama’s Story: A Community Perspective.”  According to participant Marianne McGriff, Judson alumna and teacher at Bluff Park Elementary in Hoover, […]

Judson College holds 181st commencement

Judson College held its 181st commencement on June 29, 2019. 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. Dr. W. Mark Tew opened his first commencement as president with the addition of […]

Sharon Curry Thompson ‘91 to deliver Judson commencement address

Sharon Curry Thompson, Central Atlanta President at United Community Bank, will give the commencement address at Judson College June 29. The commencement exercises will begin at 11:00 a.m. in historic Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson campus in Marion, Ala. Thompson, a Griffin, Ga., native, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in computer information systems from […]