Journalist Sonia Nazario, author of “Enrique’s Journey,” Meredith’s 2011 Summer Reading Program (SRP) selection, visited Meredith on August 29, 2011.
“Enrique’s Journey,” the story of a young Honduran boy’s perilous quest to locate his mother in the United States, began as a Pulitzer Prize-winning story for the Los Angeles Times. During her lecture at Meredith, Nazario discussed what inspired her to explore immigration, and her own history as someone “with migration in [her] blood, growing up as an Argentine in Kansas.”
During a conversation with her housecleaner, Nazario discovered what she called “an increasingly global phenomenon” of mothers leaving their children in order to work in another country. more
The Website Development Advisory Committee has begun the process of determining the future of www.meredith.edu and improving the process of maintaining Meredith’s web presence. more
In this issue, we celebrate the accomplishments of members of Meredith's faculty and staff in art, business, education, residence life and more.
Despite the rain showers in late afternoon, the event and the fun of being together shined through the evening. Relocated to Belk West, the festival and picnic... more