Posts from March 2017

Multicultural Children’s Literature Workshop Planned on April 26

Meredith College will hold a Multicultural Children’s Literature Workshop on Wednesday, April… Read More


Meredith Students Get Chance to Test Entrepreneurial Skills

The Meredith Social Entrepreneurship Challenge (MSEC) is giving students an opportunity to… Read More


Meredith Alumna First Woman to Serve as Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce CEO

The Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce announced today that Adrienne Cole has… Read More


Faculty Distinguished Lecture Explores Shakespeare’s Strong Women

Dean of the School of Arts and Humanities and Professor of English… Read More


Fake News Forum Educates Students on How to Identify Credible Sources

According to a recent survey conducted by The Meredith Poll, 88.4… Read More


Psychology Professor Receives Statewide Advocacy Award

Professor of Psychology Lyn Aubrecht has been awarded the James J. Gallagher… Read More


The Meredith Poll Examines Political Media Consumption and Perceptions of Fake News

A large majority of North Carolina voters believe fake news is a… Read More


Meredith Students Earn Gilman Foundation Support for Study Abroad

Two Meredith College students will study abroad this summer with the support… Read More


Sec. of State Elaine Marshall Presents Woman of Achievement Lecture

On a night honoring her achievements, North Carolina Secretary of State Elaine… Read More


Meredith College Raises More Than $350,000 in 24 Hours

Meredith College held its second annual Make It Count for Meredith Giving… Read More


Meredith Athletics Kicks Off Pennies for a Purpose Fundraiser

The Meredith College Athletics Department has kicked off its annual spring fundraiser… Read More


Posts from February 2017

Meredith Celebrates Founders’ Day, Conclusion of Anniversary Year

The Meredith College community gathered to celebrate the 126th anniversary of the… Read More


Meredith Earns Second Place in NCICU Ethics Bowl

The Meredith College Ethics Bowl Team won second place at the N.C.… Read More


Meredith Study Abroad Faculty Visit from Italy

The Office of International Programs welcomed Associate Director of Meredith in Italy… Read More


Meredith College Mourns Loss of Ida Friday, ’41

Meredith College mourns the loss of alumna Ida Friday, ’41, widow of… Read More


Meredith Selected for Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

Meredith Ensemble Theatre students and faculty have been nominated to compete regionally… Read More


Posts from January 2017

Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate Program Holds Third Annual Alumni Dinner

More than 50 students and alumni of Meredith College’s Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate Certificate… Read More


Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration Held

Meredith College held a commemoration service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther… Read More


Sales Management Class Supports Local Nonprofit

Students in Meredith’s Sales Management class put their skills to work during… Read More


Communication Courses at Meredith Allow Students to Work for Real-World Clients

Because of the constant development of media and communication, the knowledge and… Read More


Meredith College Launches New Service Scholarship

Meredith College has launched a new service scholarship for students who are… Read More


Posts from December 2016

Important 2017 Admissions Dates to Remember

The Meredith College Office of Admissions reminds prospective students about the following… Read More


Winter Break Tips for High School Seniors

The holidays bring a break from school that provides a good time… Read More


Winter Break Tips for High School Juniors

The holidays bring a break from school that provides a good time… Read More


New M.S. in Nutrition Track Available

With a highly sought-after Dietetic Internship program and a rigorous Master of… Read More


De-Stress in the Library and Take a Break during Finals

Most students and faculty are giving themselves that final push towards finals… Read More


Meredith Receives Scholarship Funding from IME Becas

Meredith College has received a grant from IME Becas Local Committee (Institute… Read More


Wellness Leader Becky Jacobs to Deliver 2017 Commencement Address

Becky Jacobs, chief engagement officer at Simple Change Wellness, will serve as… Read More


Meredith Alumnae Ring NYSE Closing Bell for Charity

On November 22, Meredith College alumnae Gretchen Holt Witt, '89, and Emily… Read More


Posts from November 2016

Meredith Honors Women Veterans at Annual Event

On Wednesday, November 9, 2016, Meredith College held its annual Honoring Women… Read More


Meredith Volleyball Wins USA South Championship

The East second-seed Meredith College volleyball team collected the program's first USA… Read More


Posts from October 2016

Meredith Poll Explores Perceptions of Women in Politics and Law Enforcement

With less than three weeks until Election Day and the possibility that… Read More


K-9s on Campus Kick Off Criminology Week

On Monday, October 17, 2016, students and faculty at Meredith College gathered… Read More


Best-Selling Author Lee Smith Speaks at Meredith

Award-winning novelist Lee Smith, author of Meredith’s Summer Reading selection, Dimestore: A… Read More


Dog Cognition Expert Brian Hare Visits Meredith

Scientist and New York Times bestselling author Brian Hare spoke on Meredith’s… Read More


Posts from September 2016

Gloria Steinem’s Life on the Road Leads to Meredith

Author, journalist, and icon of the women’s movement Gloria Steinem visited Meredith… Read More


The Meredith College Poll Finds Key Races Close in North Carolina

North Carolina continues to be a battleground state for presidential candidates Hillary… Read More


Meredith Launches Civil Communication Initiative

Meredith College has launched a Civil Communication Working Group, which is charged… Read More


Event Showcases Summer Research

Meredith’s annual “Taste of Research,” held on Sept. 14, 2016, in Carlyle… Read More


Students Explore Opportunities at Internship Expo

Meredith students learned about a range of internship opportunities and connected with… Read More


Reality TV Star Whitney Way Thore Speaks at Meredith

When dancer and reality TV start Whitney Way Thore spoke to Meredith… Read More


New Video Expands Meredith’s Going Strong Brand

As the Meredith College Going Strong brand enters its fourth year, a… Read More


Posts from August 2016

Meredith College Welcomes Class of 2020 to Campus

The Meredith College community put on a major welcome for the Class… Read More


Allen Reflects on Five Years as Meredith President

Jo Allen, the first alumna to serve as Meredith College president, recently… Read More


Meredith and Wake Young Women’s Leadership Academy Launch Summer Research Partnership

This year, Meredith’s Undergraduate Research Program developed a new partnership with Wake… Read More


Top Tips to Reduce College Move-In Day Stress

Move-In Day is an exciting day that can also be stressful for… Read More


Advice Series: What to Expect on Move-In Day

Meredith’s Class of 2020 will arrive on campus for Move-In Day on… Read More


Advice Series: How to Choose Your Major

Choosing a major is an important decision for college students. Some students… Read More


Posts from July 2016

Meredith Students Share Convention Experience with Local Media

While attending political conventions this month, Meredith College political science students have shared their… Read More


Advice Series: Balancing Activities and Academics

For this installment of our summer series, we asked students to share… Read More


Alumna Named a CFO of the Year

Alumna Ellen Grantham is one of the Triangle Business Journal’s Chief Financial… Read More


President Allen Discusses Meredith’s Academic Excellence

President Jo Allen discusses Meredith College’s continuing tradition of academic excellence in… Read More


Meredith College Students to Attend Political Conventions

When the two major political parties hold their conventions this month, Meredith… Read More


Summer Research Fuels Growth in and Outside the Classroom

Twenty-six students are hard at work this summer on research that covers… Read More


Advice Series: Going to College in Raleigh

For this week’s edition of our summer advice series, students share what… Read More


Academic Excellence: A Meredith Tradition and Ongoing Attribute

One of our most critical messages to prospective students, faculty, and staff… Read More


Advice Series: Students Share Their Favorite Places on Campus

For this edition of our summer advice series, students share their favorite… Read More


Meredith College Mourns Passing of Elie Wiesel

Meredith College mourns the passing of Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel, who died… Read More


Posts from June 2016

Article by President Allen Explains Importance of Women’s Colleges

In a recent article published by University Business, President Jo Allen, ’80,… Read More


Advice Series: Students Share Study Tips

For this installment of our summer advice series for incoming freshmen, Meredith… Read More


Meredith College Announces Two New Graduate Options in Education

Meredith College will launch two new graduate options in education in the… Read More


Meredith College Fashion Merchandising Program Ranked #18

Meredith College’s fashion merchandising program has been ranked #18 nationallyRead More


Advice Series: Students Share Their Most Memorable Moments

A student’s years at Meredith are filled with special experiences. For this… Read More


Meredith SHRM Receives Outstanding Student Chapter Award

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has awarded a 2015-16 Outstanding… Read More


Advice Series Week 3: How to Spend the Summer

This week’s entry in Meredith’s student advice series is a snapshot of… Read More


Advice Series: Students Share Their Favorite Classes

For this installment of our summer series, we asked students to tell… Read More


Posts from May 2016

Meredith Students Offer Advice for Incoming Freshmen

To help the Class of 2020 have a strong start to their… Read More


Meredith Selects Dimestore by Lee Smith for Summer Reading Program

Meredith College has selected Lee Smith’s memoir Dimestore as its 2016 Summer… Read More


Meredith College Presents 2016 Alumnae Awards

Meredith classmates reunited on campus May 13-15 for Meredith Alumnae Reunion Weekend… Read More


Meredith Named a 2016 Best Women’s College by College Choice

Meredith College is one of the best women’s colleges in the United… Read More


Meredith College Holds 2016 Commencement

Meredith College held commencement exercises for the Class of 2016 on Saturday,… Read More


Meredith College Celebrates Mexican Consulate Scholars

Meredith College held a celebration for its Mexican Consulate Scholars on April… Read More


Meredith MBA Adds Project Management Concentration

The demand for skilled project managers is expanding dramatically across the U.S.… Read More


Inspiring Future Generations of Healthcare Professionals

Five Meredith College students – all biology majors – participated… Read More


Posts from April 2016

Sonnet Reading Project Celebrates Shakespeare

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, Meredith students, faculty,… Read More


Conference Spotlights Graduate Education Student Research

Teachers, classmates, family, and friends of the College’s Master of Education (M.Ed.)… Read More


Meredith College Hosts Historic Reading of Don Quixote

Meredith College hosted the final day of a weeklong marathon reading of… Read More


Meredith Student Team Participates in ASA DataFest™

Five Meredith students – Madison Batten, ’18, Autumn Bridges, ’16, Melissa Jenkins,… Read More


Meredith Student Chosen for Fulbright Program

Meredith College senior Katelyn Smith has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program… Read More


CSA Day Spotlights Student Success

Immigration. Aquatic biodiversity. Sports photography. These were just a few of the… Read More


Grant Will Support Undergraduate Research and Mentoring Initiative

A new initiative funded by a $95,000 grant from the Jessie Ball… Read More


Manzo Elected to NC Political Science Association Office

Assistant Professor of Political Science Whitney Ross Manzo was elected vice president of the… Read More


Posts from March 2016

Networking and Etiquette Dinner Prepares Students for Success

Landing your first job out of college can be challenging. But a… Read More


Kolb Named NC Council of Teachers of Mathematics President

Meredith College mathematics instructor Julie Kolb was recently elected president… Read More


MAP Director Receives Health Care Hero Award

Kathryn Dove, director of the Meredith College Autism Program (MAP), was one… Read More


Faculty Distinguished Lecture Focuses on Food Production

Associate Professor of Biological Sciences Karthik Aghoram explored sustainable food production in… Read More


Pre-Health Certificate Program Continues to Go Strong

To say that Meredith’s pre-health post-baccalaureate certificate program is successful… Read More


More Than $280,000 Raised for Meredith College in 24 Hours

Meredith College held its first 24 Hour Giving Day on February 23,… Read More


Meredith Poll Finds Voter Uncertainty as Primary Approaches

The Meredith College Poll explored the mindset of North Carolina voters as… Read More


Participate in the 2016 Meredith College Golf Classic

The 18th Annual Meredith College Golf Classic will be held on Monday, April… Read More


Meredith MBA Offers Early Career Enrollment

Traditionally, the Meredith MBA has served working professionals who have significant experience.… Read More


Meredith Enters Public Phase of Beyond Strong

After a week spent celebrating its 125th anniversary, Meredith College kicked off… Read More


Meredith Poll Focuses on Wage Gap

The focus of the spring 2016 Meredith College Poll was perceptions of… Read More


Posts from February 2016

Throwback Thursday Lip Sync Battle

As part of Meredith’s 125th celebration, students, faculty, and staff took the… Read More


Meredith College Announces $75 Million Campaign Goal

After a week spent celebrating its 125th anniversary, Meredith College announced plans… Read More


125th Anniversary Convocation Held

On the blustery morning of Feb. 24, 2016, Meredith College students, faculty,… Read More


MAP Director Kathryn Dove Named A Health Care Hero

Kathryn Dove, director of the Meredith College Autism Program (MAP), is one… Read More


Restoring Johnson Hall to Its Full Glory

For homeowners, few chores are more burdensome – or necessary – than… Read More


StrongPoints for Students and Community

We are excited that we have just completed our first year of… Read More


Sand Mandala Constructed at Meredith College

A Buddhist Sand Mandala was constructed at Meredith College from February 9-11,… Read More


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