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Kevin Kirk to join Judson administration as VP for Enrollment and Communication

Judson College is proud to announce the appointment of a new enrollment executive.  Mr. Kevin Kirk will join the College as Vice President for Enrollment and Communication on June 24. A native of Cisco, Texas, Kirk holds a Bachelor of Arts from Baylor University and a Master of Business Administration from Howard Payne University. Kirk […]

W. Mark Tew named as Judson College’s 23rd president

After a year-long national search, the Judson College Board of Trustees has named Dr. W. Mark Tew as the institution’s twenty-third president.  Tew follows Dr. David E. Potts, who served as President of Judson College from 1990 until 2018. Judson’s presidential search committee was appointed by the Board of Trustees in March 2018.  Chaired by […]

Student achievements recognized at Honors Convocation

Judson College hosted its annual Honors Convocation on April 10, 2017. The ceremony, held in Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel, afforded “special recognition to Judson students who have exceeded expectations”, according to Associate Dean of the College for Teaching and Institutional Effectiveness Dr. Lesley Sheek. “Today,” Sheek said, “We acknowledge the contributions these women have made to their […]

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, […]

Eagles Athletics adds new recruits for fall

The Judson College Eagles athletic program recently added new recruits for the 2017-2018 year. Basketball Libby Whitten signed with Judson Basketball on March 15. Libby plays the guard position at Fyffe High School and will step into an active role for the Eagles this fall. She plans to major in Criminal Justice.  “Libby is an […]

Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble to present Spring Choral Concert 4/13

Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble will present a spring choral concert Thursday, April 13 at 7:00p.m. in Alumnae Auditorium. Under the direction of Dr. Camilla Horne, Assistant Professor of Music, the concert will feature choral repertoire by George Frideric Handel, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, T. Ludovico da Vittoria, Henry Purcell, Ola Gjeilo, John Rutter, and Terre […]

“She speaks to all of us”: Sandra Cisneros visits Judson

Sandra Cisneros, award-winning author of The House on Mango Street, gave her first reading and book signing in Alabama on March 30 at Judson College. “We were elated to have her,” said Dr. Billie Jean Young, Associate Professor of Fine and Performing Arts at Judson. Young and Cisneros met through the MacArthur Fellows program and […]

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 […]

Wall of the Unreached exhibit on display in Jewett Hall

The Judson College Introduction to Missiology class and Judson College Campus Ministries are co-hosting a traveling exhibit called The Wall of the Unreached. On display in the Jewett Hall Foyer from October 10 through October 13, the free exhibit consists of panels listing the names of approximately 7,000 people groups who are identified as “unreached” […]

PHOTOS: 2016 Commencement

Judson College’s 178th Commencement was held June 25, 2016 in the historic Alumnae Auditorium on the Judson College campus in Marion, Alabama. U.S. Representative Martha Roby (2nd Congressional District) gave the commencement address. Rep. Roby’s address was brief and memorable; the 39-year-old congressional representative, who first ran for public office at the age of 26 […]