Strong Stories: arts

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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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 expectations for her children.

So when her son graduated from college, she decided it was her turn. Bev’s daughter, a Meredith alumna who loved...

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Strong Seniors | Meg Thedford

Strong Seniors | Meg Thedford

"Meg Thedford – you and the class of 2014 are graduating from Meredith College. What are you going to do next?" “I’M GOING TO DISNEY WORLD!” (You know that famous Q&A, usually asked when sports heroes win the big game…) Meg, an interior design major, may not have won the Super Bowl –...

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Dancing Strong

Dancing Strong

Meredith dancers and dance faculty are going strong – as performers and choreographers.

Dancers from Meredith were selected to perform at the American College Dance Festival Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference Gala Concert on March 11, 2014.

“Kitchen Stories,” choreographed by Meredith Professor of Dance Carol Finley, was selected from more than 50 dances to be part of...

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Art and Activism

Art and Activism

Associate Professor of Art Shannon Johnstone uses her art to bring attention to shelter dogs through her "Landfill Dogs" photography project. And she's succeeding. Her work has inspired national media coverage. ABC World News Tonight with Diane Sawyer, the News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.), the Associated Press, BuzzFeed, and the Huffington Post, among...

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Erica Rogers

Erica Rogers

Erica Rogers, '13, earned a music degree from Meredith in piano performance - and then made plans to attend law school in the fall.  How does a degree in music prepare one for law school? Erica applied logical thinking skills to understand music theory and prepare for performances during her time at Meredith. She plans to put those same...

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