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VOLUME 7, ISSUE 2: SEPTEMBER 21, 2016


Student sharing her undergraduate research

Event Showcases Summer Research

Meredith’s annual “Taste of Research,” held on Sept. 14, 2016, in Carlyle Campbell Library, was an opportunity for students to share the results of their summer research.

This session featured 24 posters by individual students and teams of student researchers. Some of these projects were funded by The Shepard K. Halsch Academic Enrichment Fund, which... read more »


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Preston Lecture on Jesus and Judaism Sept. 28

Amy-Jill Levine of Vanderbilt Divinity School will present the 2016 Preston Lecture on Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 6:30 p.m. in Jones Chapel. Her topic is ... read more »


Mia Bloom

Expert Mia Bloom to Discuss Women and Terrorism on September 29

Author and terrorism expert Mia Bloom will speak at Meredith College on Thursday, Sept. 29. Her talk, "Veiled Threats: Women and Jihad," will be... read more »


Faculty Staff Giving Celebration

Faculty & Staff Celebration and Recognition

On Tuesday, September 20, faculty and staff joined together to celebrate the success of last year’s Faculty & Staff Giving Campaign.  ... read more »


Lysistrata

Meredith Ensemble Theatre Presents Lysistrata

Meredith Ensemble Theatre will present Lysistrata by Aristophanes, adapted by Ranjit Bolt, September 27-October 2, 2016. Performances are September 27-October 1 at 7:30 p... read more »


Fitness Center

Parent Fundraising Success Leads to Fitness Center Improvements

Thanks to the generous support of our parents during the 2015-16 fiscal year, plans are underway to improve the Meredith College Fitness Center.... read more »


Whitney Way Thore

Reality TV Star Whitney Way Thore Speaks at Meredith

When dancer and reality TV start Whitney Way Thore spoke to Meredith students on September 13 her message was clear: you are responsible for... read more »


Dimestore

Lee Smith to Speak at Meredith October 12

Best-selling novelist Lee Smith, author of Dimestore: A Writer’s Life, will speak at Meredith College on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, at 7... read more »


Tacos and Tie Dye

1891 Club Continues Growth

The 1891 Club, Meredith’s Student-Alumnae Association, membership continues to grow. Over 350 students attended the recent Tie-Dye and Tacos kickoff event. Events such... read more »


Canine Cognition Expert Brian Hare

Canine Cognition Expert Brian Hare to Speak at Meredith College

Scientist Brian Hare, an expert on canine cognition, will present “Survival of the Friendliest” at Meredith College on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. The... read more »


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Meredith Athletics Update 9/21/16

The fall sports season opened strong as the Meredith College volleyball squad recorded eight consecutive wins. Freshman Caroline Corey earned back-to-back USA South... read more »


Internship Expo

Students Explore Opportunities at Internship Expo

Meredith students learned about a range of internship opportunities and connected with potential employers at an Internship Expo on Friday, September 19, sponsored by... read more »


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Faculty/Staff Accomplishments and Departmental News 9/21/16

In this issue we celebrate the accomplishments of faculty and staff in English and political science, and share news about the Fall Wellness... read more