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Meredith Poll Explores Perceptions of Women in Politics and Law Enforcement

Meredith Poll Explores Perceptions of Women in Politics and Law Enforcement

With less than three weeks until Election Day and the possibility that Democrat Hillary Clinton will be elected as the first woman president in our nation’s history, according to... more

Event Showcases Summer Research

Event Showcases Summer Research

Meredith’s annual “Taste of Research,” held on Sept. 14, 2016, in Carlyle Campbell Library, was an opportunity for students to share the results of their summer research.

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Advice Series: How to Choose Your Major

Advice Series: How to Choose Your Major

Choosing a major is an important decision for college students. Some students arrive at with a clear idea of what major to choose, and others are inspired by their Meredith academic... more

Meredith Students Share Convention Experience with Local Media

Meredith Students Share Convention Experience with Local Media

While attending political conventions this month, Meredith College political science students have shared their experiences at these historic events with local media.

Five Meredith students attended the... more

President Allen Discusses Meredith’s Academic Excellence

President Allen Discusses Meredith’s Academic Excellence

President Jo Allen discusses Meredith College’s continuing tradition of academic excellence in a recent essay.

“We are especially proud of the way we live our mission... more

Meredith College Students to Attend Political Conventions

Meredith College Students to Attend Political Conventions

When the two major political parties hold their conventions this month, Meredith College students will be there to watch history being made.

Five Meredith students are going to the... more

Academic Excellence: A Meredith Tradition and Ongoing Attribute

Academic Excellence: A Meredith Tradition and Ongoing Attribute

One of our most critical messages to prospective students, faculty, and staff is the extraordinary quality of the Meredith experience. And while Meredith proudly touts an exceptional quality of life and... more

Advice Series: Students Share Study Tips

Advice Series: Students Share Study Tips

For this installment of our summer advice series for incoming freshmen, Meredith students share their study tips.

“Find out what works best for you and personalize your study... more

Meredith College Announces Two New Graduate Options in Education

Meredith College Announces Two New Graduate Options in Education

Meredith College will launch two new graduate options in education in the fall 2016 semester: a health and physical education concentration in its Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree program and... more

Meredith SHRM Receives Outstanding Student Chapter Award

Meredith SHRM Receives Outstanding Student Chapter Award

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has awarded a 2015-16 Outstanding Student Chapter Award designation to the Meredith College SHRM student chapter for providing superior growth and development opportunities to... more

Advice Series: Students Share Their Favorite Classes

Advice Series: Students Share Their Favorite Classes

For this installment of our summer series, we asked students to tell us about the favorite classes during their first semester at Meredith. See what classes they chose, and what made... more

Meredith Selects Dimestore by Lee Smith for Summer Reading Program

Meredith Selects Dimestore by Lee Smith for Summer Reading Program

Meredith College has selected Lee Smith’s memoir Dimestore as its 2016 Summer Reading Program book.

This collection of autobiographical essays invites readers to contemplate family, friendship,... more

Meredith College Celebrates Mexican Consulate Scholars

Meredith College Celebrates Mexican Consulate Scholars

Meredith College held a celebration for its Mexican Consulate Scholars on April 29, 2016. The College welcomed the Honorable Javier Diaz de Leon, Consul General of Mexico in Raleigh, and other community... more

Meredith MBA Adds Project Management Concentration

Meredith MBA Adds Project Management Concentration

The demand for skilled project managers is expanding dramatically across the U.S. as well as in the Triangle area. To meet this growing need for project professionals, the Meredith MBA... more

Meredith Student Chosen for Fulbright Program

Meredith Student Chosen for Fulbright Program

Meredith College senior Katelyn Smith has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant for 2016-17. The grant will support her participation in Fulbright’s nine-month English Teaching Assistantship ... more

CSA Day Spotlights Student Success

CSA Day Spotlights Student Success

Immigration. Aquatic biodiversity. Sports photography. These were just a few of the myriad research topics covered at Meredith College’s 2016 Celebrating Student Achievement (CSA) Day. 

More than 120... more

Grant Will Support Undergraduate Research and Mentoring Initiative

Grant Will Support Undergraduate Research and Mentoring Initiative

A new initiative funded by a $95,000 grant from the Jessie Ball duPont Fund will support undergraduate research and mentorship at Meredith College.

Wake Young Women’s Leadership Academy,... more

Manzo Elected to NC Political Science Association Office

Manzo Elected to NC Political Science Association Office

Assistant Professor of Political Science Whitney Ross Manzo was elected vice president of the North Carolina Political Science Association at its recent conference in Research Triangle Park. She will... more

Faculty Distinguished Lecture Focuses on Food Production

Faculty Distinguished Lecture Focuses on Food Production

Associate Professor of Biological Sciences Karthik Aghoram explored sustainable food production in the 2016 Faculty Distinguished Lecture, which he titled “Less Land. More Food. No Fights.”

The lecture... more

Pre-Health Certificate Program Continues to Go Strong

Pre-Health Certificate Program Continues to Go Strong

To say that Meredith’s pre-health post-baccalaureate certificate program is successful is an understatement. 

In the three years since its creation, the program has tripled the size... more

Meredith MBA Offers Early Career Enrollment

Meredith MBA Offers Early Career Enrollment

Traditionally, the Meredith MBA has served working professionals who have significant experience. Now, recent college graduates who want to start their careers with a strong business knowledge base can apply for... more

Meredith Poll Focuses on Wage Gap

Meredith Poll Focuses on Wage Gap

The focus of the spring 2016 Meredith College Poll was perceptions of the wage gap between men and women. The gap between wages paid to men and women for the same job... more

Sand Mandala Constructed at Meredith College

Sand Mandala Constructed at Meredith College

A Buddhist Sand Mandala was constructed at Meredith College from February 9-11, 2016, in Cate Center Lobby.

The creation and dismantling of intricately designed mandalas from colored sand is a... more

Meredith to Host 2016 NCICU Ethics Bowl

Meredith to Host 2016 NCICU Ethics Bowl

Meredith College will host more than 20 teams from private higher education institutions all across North Carolina for the annual N.C. Independent Colleges and Universities Ethics Bowl, February 5-6, 2016. <... more

NASA Chief Scientist to Deliver 2016 Commencement Address

NASA Chief Scientist to Deliver 2016 Commencement Address

NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan will serve as the speaker for Meredith College’s 2016 Commencement ceremony. Commencement exercises will be held on Saturday,... more

Meredith Students Participate in Engineering Competition

Meredith Students Participate in Engineering Competition

Nine students in Meredith’s Engineering Dual Degree program participated in 16th annual NC State Freshman Engineering Design Day (FEDD) event.  

FEDD is an end-of-semester opportunity for... more

Meredith Poll Finds N.C. Voters Value Business Background

Meredith Poll Finds N.C. Voters Value Business Background

In the year of the outsider in presidential politics, as Donald Trump and Ben Carson lead the polls for the Republican nomination and Carly Fiorina has seen time among the top... more

Celebrate International Education Week

Celebrate International Education Week

Meredith’s Office of International Programs has a series of events scheduled during November as part of International Education Week.

While International Education Week is officially November 15-20,... more

Renowned Scholar to Speak at Meredith as Part of Statewide Quixote Festival

Renowned Scholar to Speak at Meredith as Part of Statewide Quixote Festival

Roberto González Echevarría, the Sterling Professor of Hispanic and Comparative Literature at Yale University, will be giving a free public lecture on Wednesday, September 30, 2015, at Meredith College.<... more

HR Specialist Named Fastest-Growing Career

HR Specialist Named Fastest-Growing Career

A recent analysis by American City Business Journals found that human resources specialist is the fastest growing career in the United States.

According to the article published by more

Meredith College in U.S. News Top Colleges in the South

Meredith College in U.S. News Top Colleges in the South

Meredith College is ranked #5 among colleges in the South in the 2016 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges rankings. The College has consistently been ranked in... more

Renowned Scholar to Speak at Meredith as Part of Statewide Quixote Festival

Renowned Scholar to Speak at Meredith as Part of Statewide Quixote Festival

Roberto González Echevarría, the Sterling Professor of Hispanic and Comparative Literature at Yale University, will be giving a free public lecture on Wednesday, September 30, 2015, at Meredith College.<... more

Meredith College Receives Gift to Support Criminology Program

Meredith College Receives Gift to Support Criminology Program

A recent $100,000 gift to Meredith College will support the College’s growing criminology program. The donor of the gift has asked to remain anonymous. The gift will fund a... more

Students Offer Study Tips for Success at Meredith College

Students Offer Study Tips for Success at Meredith College

For this installment of our summer advice series for incoming freshmen, Meredith students share their study tips.

“Find the way that you study best. It’s always... more

Meredith Students Build Strengths Through Undergraduate Research

Meredith Students Build Strengths Through Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate research is popular summer activity at Meredith College. This year, nearly 20 students worked with faculty mentors on research efforts, with support from Meredith’s Undergraduate Research Program (URP).

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Meredith College SHRM Student Chapter Receives Outstanding Student Chapter Award

Meredith College SHRM Student Chapter Receives Outstanding Student Chapter Award

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has awarded a 2014-15 Outstanding Student Chapter Award designation to the Meredith College SHRM student chapter for  providing exceptional growth and development opportunities... more

Students Offer Advice on Selecting a Major

Students Offer Advice on Selecting a Major

Choosing a major is an important decision for college students. Some students arrive at with a clear idea of what major to choose, and others are inspired by their Meredith academic... more

Students Share Their Favorite First Semester Classes

Students Share Their Favorite First Semester Classes

For this installment of our summer series, we asked students to tell us about the favorite classes during their first semester at Meredith. See what classes they chose, and what made... more

Education Professors Named Co-Directors of Faculty Development

Education Professors Named Co-Directors of Faculty Development

Associate Professor of Education Julie Schrock and Associate Professor of Education CeCe Toole have been selected to serve as co-directors of faculty development.

The Faculty Development co-directors will be... more

Top Academic Scholarship Recipients Announced

Top Academic Scholarship Recipients Announced

Three students have been selected to receive Meredith College’s top academic awards for the Class of 2019. Kirby Jones, of Garner, N.C., has been awarded the Meredith Legacy... more

Meredith College Names New School of Business Dean

Meredith College Names New School of Business Dean

Meredith College has named Kristie Ogilvie the new dean of its School of Business, effective July 1, 2015. Ogilvie will also serve as the Irving H. Wainwright Professor of Business.

Ogilvie... more

Meredith Holds Commencement for Class of 2015

Meredith Holds Commencement for Class of 2015

Meredith College held commencement exercises for the Class of 2015 on Saturday, May 9, 2015, in Dorton Arena.

The evening was filled with remembrances of successful years at Meredith College. This year... more

Human Environmental Sciences Program Celebrates Centennial

Human Environmental Sciences Program Celebrates Centennial

Meredith’s Human Environmental Sciences faculty, staff, students, and alumnae gathered to celebrate the program’s centennial during a daylong celebration on April 18, 2015.

Highlights of the day... more

Meredith Holds 13th Annual Celebrating Student Achievement Day

Meredith Holds 13th Annual Celebrating Student Achievement Day

Meredith College held the 13th annual Celebrating Student Achievement (CSA) Day on Tuesday, April 14, 2015.

CSA Day, a tradition at Meredith, offers a full slate of research presentations, performances, and... more

Meredith College Team Wins Hackathon Prize

Meredith College Team Wins Hackathon Prize

A team of Meredith College students had a strong showing in NC State’s Diamond Hacks hackathon, winning first place in the “Best Overall” category.

The... more

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