POWER OF STRONG
POWER OF STRONG
College-Wide Initiative on Anti-Racism
Meredith College is working to cultivate an inclusive and pluralistic campus environment where diverse identities are welcomed into our living, learning, and working community. The anti-racism initiative reflects our commitment to strength, integrity, and the power of education to bring about real and lasting change across Meredith’s campus.
At Meredith, you’ll explore your academic interests and apply what you learn through a variety of experiential opportunities. The result? A personal academic plan that prepares you for the career, and life, you envision.
Itzel Zuniga, ’23, came to Meredith as a dual-enrolled student, having attended Bladen Community College. As an interior design major at Meredith, she has built a strong community of friends and colleagues who have helped her succeed.
Danae Gross, ’22, is a registered and licensed dietitian earning her master’s in nutrition at Meredith. She will continue pursuing her goal of one day becoming a professor through UNC-Chapel Hill’s Ph.D. program in nutrition with a minor in epidemiology.
Class president and environmental sustainability major Casey Corpening, ’22, is a Meredith College and NC Teaching Fellow. After graduation, Casey is applying her strengths to the classroom as a middle school teacher in the Wake County Public School System.
The Frankie G. Weems Gallery at Meredith College is featuring the work of artist Megumi Naganoma in a new exhibition called In-Rage. The exhibition runs from January 23 through March 12.
Meredith piloted a new clinical exercise program in fall of 2022. The course provides practical experience for Health, Exercise, and Sport Sciences (HESS) students enrolled in ESS 486: Exercise Prescription.
In the fall 2022 semester, Professor of Art Shannon Johnstone arranged for her Photography I students to take photos at the Blind Spot Animal Sanctuary.
Students from the Italian program at Meredith College attended the 16th annual Nuovo Cinema Italiano Film Festival in Charleston, S.C., November 11-13, 2022, together with their instructor, Sandra Pesoli.