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Meredith College Holds 2016 Commencement

Meredith College Holds 2016 Commencement

Meredith College held commencement exercises for the Class of 2016 on Saturday, May 7, 2016, in Dorton Arena.

The commencement address was given by NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan.

Stofan... 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

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

Students Line Up in Anticipation of Alice in Wonderland

Students Line Up in Anticipation of Alice in Wonderland

Meredith College’s faculty/staff production of Alice in Wonderland takes the stage January 29-30, 2016. Alice is a special Meredith College tradition that happens once every... 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 College Honors Veterans

Meredith College Honors Veterans

Meredith College held its annual Honoring Women Veterans event on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, in Jones Chapel.

The keynote speaker is Patricia Harris, a retired Army veteran who is the founder... more

Cornhuskin’ 2015 Spectator Information

Cornhuskin’ 2015 Spectator Information

The members of the Meredith Recreation Association (MRA) and many spirited students have been hard at work this semester to put together what they hope will be the best Cornhuskin’... more

Easton Corbin to Headline Sizzlin’ September Concert

Easton Corbin to Headline Sizzlin’ September Concert

Country star Easton Corbin will headline Meredith College’s 2015 “Sizzlin’ September” concert on Sunday, Sept. 27. The show begins at 6 p.m. and will be held at Dorton... more

Meredith’s Class of 2019 is Going Strong Right from the Start

Meredith’s Class of 2019 is Going Strong Right from the Start

Meredith College held Move-In Day for the Class of 2019 on August 15, 2015, welcoming more than 440 new first-year students. The Class of 2019 is the third largest freshman class to enroll at Meredith in... more

Meredith Students Share Memorable Moments

Meredith Students Share Memorable Moments

A student’s years at Meredith are filled with special experiences. For this installment of our 2015 summer series, the Office of Admissions asked students to share their most memorable Meredith... 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

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

Class of 2015 Selects President Jo Allen as Commencement Speaker

Class of 2015 Selects President Jo Allen as Commencement Speaker

It is a tradition at Meredith for the senior class to select the speaker for their commencement.

This year’s speaker has special meaning to the class and... more

Meredith College Honors Veterans at Special Commemoration Service

Meredith College Honors Veterans at Special Commemoration Service

Meredith College held its annual Veterans Day commemoration, Honoring Women Veterans, on November 12, 2014. The featured speaker for this year’s commemoration was Brigadier General Jeffrey Clark, director of Walter Reed... more

What to Expect on Move-In Day

What to Expect on Move-In Day

The Class of 2018 will move in at Meredith on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. To help new students prepare, the Office of Admissions asked a group of returning students to share advice on what... more

Advice on Balancing Activities and Academics as a Freshman

Advice on Balancing Activities and Academics as a Freshman

The first year of college is an exciting opportunity for students to explore new topics in the classroom, and to find extracurricular activities that interest them. For this installment of our... more

Meredith Students Share Memorable Moments

Meredith Students Share Memorable Moments

A student’s years at Meredith are filled with special experiences. For this installment of our summer series, the Office of Admissions asked students to share their most memorable Meredith... more

Meredith 2014 Commencement in National News

Meredith 2014 Commencement in National News

Meredith College’s 2014 commencement was held on May 3, but coverage of the event is still Going Strong. Meredith’s ceremony was featured in the national media three times during... more

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