Strong Stories: social work

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 to pursue her bachelor’s degree in social work, she’s finding that the strengths she honed in the workplace are also applicable to her work...

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Strong Seniors | Rebecca Wyatt

Strong Seniors | Rebecca Wyatt

Rebecca Wyatt, ’14, came to Meredith and found her place. “Meredith gave me the unique ability to identify my passions and carve out my own place of belonging,” she said. A self-described “missionary kid,” Rebecca’s seen the world. She’s spent time in Bangkok and Chiang Mai, Thailand; Toronto and...

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Strong Seniors | Allison Pappas

Strong Seniors | Allison Pappas

Allison Pappas, ’14, came to Meredith with a powerful work ethic and a desire to make a difference. A social work major and an honors student, she’s used that sense of purpose to have a positive impact on her surroundings. As the student liaison for the National Association of Social Workers - NC, Allison networked...

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