Strong Stories Blog

Powerful stories of the Meredith community going strong.

Yailyn Polanco

Puja Patel

A Passion for Research – Puja Patel »

Psychology major Puja Patel’s passion for research has been a strong thread throughout her college career.

Jason Lowry

Jason Lowry »

Jason Lowry, ’14, uses his MBA knowledge and skills daily as a senior manager, applying his strategic strengths while empowering members of his team to develop professionally.

Story tags:

graduate programs mba

Meg Thedford »

Meg, an interior design major, may not have won the Super Bowl – but she is pursuing her lifelong dream of working in the place where dreams come true.

Maribel Perez-Huerta

Determination is Key – Maribel Perez-Huerta »

Maribel Perez-Huerta, ’15, used the strengths she honed in the workplace as an adult student at Meredith.

Katie Brinson

Katie Brinson »

Katie Brinson, ’15, worked with her Health Professions Advisor to find hands-on experiences in the field.

Elizabeth Jaimes

Elizabeth Jaimes »

Chemistry major Elizabeth Jaimes’,’15, held a summer internship at the UNC Gillings School of Public Health.

Tasha Friend

Tasha Friend »

Building on a wealth of professional experience, Tasha Friend, ’14, MBA, gained even more confidence at Meredith, which has helped her to thrive in new situations.

Allison Pappas

A Powerful Work Ethic – Allison Pappas »

Allison Pappas, ’14, came to Meredith with a powerful work ethic and a desire to make a difference. A social work major and an honors student, she’s used that sense of purpose to have a positive impact on her surroundings.

Cas Roberts

A Second Chance For An Education – Cas Roberts »

Computer science major Cas Roberts, ’12, gained an edge by learning to live code in the classroom



  • Strong Story Tags: