Strong Stories Blog

Powerful stories of the Meredith community going strong.

Jasmine Lewis

Jasmine Lewis »

Jasmine Lewis, ’21, a double major in family and consumer science and psychology, has learned how to be more authentic to herself since transferring to Meredith.

Henley Peatross playing lacrosse

Henley Peatross »

Henley Peatross, ’20, found that her strengths align perfectly with her majors: social work and criminology. She’ll continue to use her strengths while earning her Master of Social Work degree at NC State University,

Sheila Thomas

Sheila Thomas »

As a United States Marine Corps veteran Sheila Thomas, ’19, knows what it means to be strong. Through StrongPoints and a supportive Meredith community, she grew even stronger and more determined.

Kelsie Taylor in graduation robe sitting in front of Meredith fountain

Kelsie Taylor »

At Meredith College, Kelsie Taylor, ‘18, developed her strengths as a communicator and a leader, gaining skills in the classroom and through service to her class.

Interior design major Abbey Fogt

Abbey Fogt »

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.

Sierra Smith

Sierra Smith »

Sierra Smith, ʼ18, is has developed a career plan that will allow her to use both of her majors: dance and communication.

Emily Kelleher

Emily Kelleher »

Emily Kelleher found support in developing her long-term plan through the general education program and StrongPoints.

Taneisha White

Taneisha White »

Taneisha White, ’17, is using the skills she gained in the Meredith MBA program to launch her own business

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Melissa Jenkins

Melissa Jenkins »

Social work major Melissa Jenkins was empowered to make a difference in the world.

Alex Herel

Alex Herel »

Alex Herel’s Meredith experience prepared her to become an effective, confident teacher.



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