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Campus Connections:VOLUME 8, ISSUE 11

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Make It Count For Meredith Giving Day Exceeds Goal

Meredith College held its third annual Make It Count for Meredith Giving Day on February 27, 2018. A total of 1,865 donors contributed $392,811 during the 24 hours.

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Meredith College Hosts NC Political Science Association Conference

The 47th Annual Conference of the North Carolina Political Science Association (NCPSA) was held at Meredith College on February 23, 2018. The conference was hosted by the Department of History, Political Science, and International Studies, and coordinated by Assistant Professor of Political Science Whitney Ross Manzo, who was elected NCPSA president for 2018-19.

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Sabbatical Takes Music Professor to South Korea

Professor of Music and Coordinator of Piano Studies Kent Lyman was on sabbatical during the  Fall 2017 semester. He spent all of October in South Korea on a visiting professorship at Sookmyung Women’s University in Seoul.

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Meredith Student Spends Spring Break Lobbying in Washington, D.C.

Meredith College student Briana Landis, ’19, spent much of her spring break in Washington, D.C. meeting with political leaders. Landis traveled with the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society to lobby for increased funding for MS,

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#SharetheLove Event at the Library Highlights Marketing Strategies

Student workers at Carlyle Campbell Library use marketing lessons to create Valentine's Day event.

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Students Support Thank a Donor Day

The 1891 Club hosted Meredith’s fourth annual Thank a Donor Day on February 28, 2018. On the day prior, Phonathon students kicked off the celebration by calling donors to thank them for their gifts during Make It Count for Meredith Giving Day.

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Meredith College Hosts COM Week 2018

Meredith College hosted  Communication (COM) Week February 19-23, in which the communication department partnered with the Office of Career Planning to host a variety of events to celebrate the major and its students.

A Meredith student talking to a recruiter at the career fair.

Meredith College and Eastern N.C. Career Alliance Host Annual Spring Career Fair

Meredith College hosted the Spring 2018 Annual Career Fair in conjunction with the Eastern North Carolina Career Alliance (ENCCA) on February 21.

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Food Evolution Film Screening

Meredith College will host a screening of the film Food Evolution on March 22, at 6 p.m. in Jones Auditorium. The film will be followed by a panel discussion.

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OCP Hosts Career Week 2018

The Office of Career Planning hosted Career Week February 17-23, 2018. The week included a graduate school workshop, etiquette lessons, a career fair and more.

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Faculty/Staff Accomplishments and Departmental News 3/14/18

In this issue we celebrate the accomplishments of faculty and staff in business, career planning, institutional advancement, international programs, music, and psychology. We also share another edition of accessibility tips provided by Disability Services, and information about the Meredith Golf Classic.