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Strong Stories: adult education



Determined to Succeed

Determined to Succeed

Like many adult students, Maribel Perez-Huerta, ’15, put her own education on hold while she supported her family. Now that she has come to Meredith at the age of 42... more


Education - A Great Adventure

Education - A Great Adventure

Carolyn Hriso, ’94, knows firsthand the challenges that come with pursuing a college degree as an adult. But she also knows the payoffs – in her case, the opportunity... more


The Importance of Resilience

The Importance of Resilience

Meredith's newly-named Wings program builds on a strong history of educating adult women. Recent graduate Paula Pope-Jones, ’14, who majored in graphic design, shared her thoughts on... more


Empowering Strong Adult Students

Empowering Strong Adult Students

When Sandra Close, ’86, came to Meredith to earn her degree, she was pursuing a long-held ambition.

“In my day, you either became a teacher, a... more


A Lifelong Learner

A Lifelong Learner

After graduating from high school, Satina Smith, ’06, was working as a teacher’s assistant. She had already heard that Meredith was the place to go for those... more


A Strong Career Move

A Strong Career Move

After earning a degree in advertising from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1998 and deciding the field wasn’t for her, Cullen Moser, ’07, wanted to pursue a second degree in... more


A Second Chance for an Education

A Second Chance for an Education

As a student at a large state university, Cas Roberts, ’12, was once told “College isn’t for everyone.” After she was accepted to Meredith College... more


Strong Students | Libby O’Daniel

Strong Students | Libby O’Daniel

Watch strong student Libby O'Daniel, '14, a studio art major, talk about conducting undergraduate research overseas through Meredith's study abroad program in Italy.

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An Eye-Opening Experience

An Eye-Opening Experience

When Ginger Neustadt, ’05, decided to attend Meredith College at the age of 64, she did so at the urging of her supervisor, who thought it would be helpful for her resume.... more


The Power of Creativity

The Power of Creativity

Beverly Mecum, ’15, spent more than 20 years working in probation and parole and substance abuse counseling. A single parent until her children graduated from high school, she had high... more

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