Strong Stories Blog

Powerful stories of the Meredith community going strong.

Strong Story Tierra Morrisey

Tierra Morrisey »

Sociology major Tierra Morrissey landed a corporate job after working with Meredith’s Office of Career Planning.

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sociology student life

Strong Story Danielle Letourneau-Therrien

Danielle Letourneau-Therrien »

Working in non-profits for 12+ years, you learn that it is essential that everyone pitch in

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wings-adult education

Strong Story Nicole Fernandez

Nicole Fernandez »

At Meredith, Nicole Fernandez learned how to manage tasks, prioritize projects, problem solve, handle stress, and face challenges.

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internships stem

Strong Story Catherine Moye

Catherine Moye »

Catherine’s interior design internship landed her a job in her field – before graduation.

Patsy McQuaid

Patsy McQuaid »

Patsy McQuaid completed an internship while studying abroad in Italy and attended veterinarian school after graduating from Meredith.

Dual degree engineering graduate Kagure Wamunyu.

Enlightening Experiences – Kagure Wamunyu »

Kagure Wamunyu, ’13, earned degrees in mathematics and civil engineering through Meredith’s dual degree engineering partnership with NC State.

Whitney Hicks

Becoming a Physician Assistant – Whitney Hicks »

Whitney Hicks took advantage of the Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program and is headed to her PA school of choice.

Lakisha Chichester

Thriving as a Corporate Paralegal – Lakisha Chichester »

Lakisha Chichester has used the knowledge she gained in Meredith’s paralegal program to steadily advance in her field as a senior corporate paralegal.

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Whitney Bell

Maximizing Potential – Whitney Bell »

Whitney Bell, ’17, took advantage of the opportunities available at Meredith through internships, the study abroad program, and campus life.

Briana Landis

Finding a Cure – Briana Landis »

Diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) at the age of four, Briana Landis, ’19, has never wanted her disease to define her. Instead, she wants to use her diagnosis to help others.



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