Powerful stories of the Meredith community going strong.
Wings student Dana Oliver, ’19, strengthened her communication skills, confidence, and leadership abilities while earning her degree as an adult student at Meredith.
Jennifer Orellana, ’19, has always enjoyed working with children, which sparked her interest in becoming a teacher. That was partially why she came to Meredith. But she discovered a new passion.
Emily Wilkinson, ’19, has always had a passion for children and individuals with special needs. Her Meredith experience has grown that passion and her own personal experiences have inspired her to become a special education teacher.
When interior design major Helina Biru, ’18, arrived on the Meredith College campus in 2014 from Ethiopia, she couldn’t anticipate just how much she would achieve in four years.
Patricia Kalevas, ’18, has made the most of her Meredith experience through close relationships with her faculty advisors, studying abroad, and participating in undergraduate research.
After moving to Wilmington, spending three years at a community college, and testing many different avenues, Abbey Fogt, ’18, realized she was pursuing the wrong career path.
Marissa Hurtado, ’17, found a way to merge two passions: learning French and exploring her interests in the fashion industry.
Turning her challenges into incentives for action and change, Madison Burton, ’18, has adapted to difficulties in her life in order to discover her calling.
Interior design major and Wings student Laura Lavigne, ’17, was determined to succeed and kept pushing toward the finish line.
Interior design major Asia Taylor, ’17, has made connections at Meredith that will help her throughout her career.