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Judson begins Spring 2020 Chapel season

Judson College kicked off its Spring Chapel season Tuesday with a message from Michael Luna, member of Hunter Street Baptist Church in Birmingham. Luna is part owner and operations manager of Blue Rain Express Car Wash in Birmingham and leads a small group (of which Drs. Parham and Sheek are members) at Hunter Street. Luna […]

Judson to host annual Christmas Tea & Vespers service Dec. 7

The administration, faculty, and students of Judson College cordially invite Judson guests and the community to campus to attend the College’s annual Christmas Tea and Vespers service to be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019. Both events are free and open to the public. Christmas Tea, Judson College’s annual semi-formal “open house” Christmas event, will […]

Judson announces Alabama Baptist Servants Scholarship

At the Alabama Baptist State Convention meeting November 12-13, Dr. W. Mark Tew, Judson College President, announced an expansion of the College’s scholarship offerings for the daughters of Alabama Baptist ministers. Previously the College had offered a Minister’s Dependent Grant, offering tuition assistance from college-funded or controlled scholarships for a minimum of 40% tuition to […]

Judson students assist with annual Thanksgiving meal distribution

On Thursday, Nov. 21, Judson College student and staff volunteers, Sowing Seeds of Hope staff and volunteers, and members of Perry County churches, First Presbyterian Church of Tuscaloosa, and Mountain Brook Baptist Church met at the Sowing Seeds of Hope Job Training Center to sort, package, and distribute 304 bags of food to Perry County […]

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 […]