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Pursuing Ideas With Confidence

Pursuing Ideas With Confidence

Elizabeth Marshall, ’15, brought serious strengths with her when she came to Meredith. An ability to learn quickly. Confidence in her ideas. And an aptitude for leadership.

Now that she’s a senior, it’s clear that the range of experiences she&rsquo...

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A Day In the Life of a Strong Student

A Day In the Life of a Strong Student

Watch how strong student Christina Churchill, '16, goes about a typical day as she pursues her engineering degree on not one but two college campuses.

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Critical Thinking Leads to Success

Critical Thinking Leads to Success

During Elizabeth Jaimes’,'15, summer internship at the UNC Gillings School of Public Health, the Meredith senior dealt with a challenge all researchers face — an experiment not getting the expected result.

“I had to deal with the frustration of data not being what...

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Internships Strengthen STEM Skills

Internships Strengthen STEM Skills

Meredith College senior Rimsha Afzal is spending her summer at the University of Maryland School of Medicine’s Marlene and Stewart Greenbaum Cancer Center, in Baltimore, Md., as a student intern. This is Afzal’s second summer as an intern in the Nathan Schnaper Cancer...

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Strong Seniors | Rodda Ouma

Strong Seniors | Rodda Ouma

When Rodda Ouma arrived at RDU International Airport four years ago to begin her Meredith education she didn't know what to expect, but she was determined to take advantage of every opportunity.

The senior from Nairobi, Kenya, attended Meredith through Zawadi Africa, an educational fund founded...

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Strong Seniors | Caitlyn DeBona

Strong Seniors | Caitlyn DeBona

Caitlyn DeBona, ’14, had many experiences as a Meredith student she hadn’t originally planned when she arrived on campus – all because the College inspired her to stretch herself and her expectations.

“My experiences at Meredith taught me to branch out and try new...

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Alumna Travels the World

Alumna Travels the World

By nature, Nicole Fernandez is exceptionally organized and detailed-oriented – strengths she refined at Meredith and that are essential in her work today as a consultant for a highly-customized, conservation-focused travel company. 

Growing up overseas had a huge impact on Nicole’s life. As the...

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Kagure Wamunyu

Kagure Wamunyu

Kagure Wamunyu, '13, earned degrees in mathematics and civil engineering through Meredith's engineering dual degree partnership with NC State.

As a student at Meredith, Kagure's enriching experiences included meeting Nobel Laureate Wangari Maathai, winning a Women in Transportation award and meeting the National Secretary of Transportation....

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