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Recent Graduate Receives Award from NC Science Teachers Association »

Psychology Faculty Assess Meredith Students’ Adjustment to COVID-19 »

Meredith Autism Program Names New Leaders »

Faculty Present Paper at Meeting of Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association South »

Psychology Faculty and Students Attend Regional Conference »


Psychology Strong Stories
Laura Jenkins
Laura Jenkins »

Internships, leadership opportunities, and the Meredith Autism Program have prepared Laura Jenkins,’20, to take on an occupational therapy program after graduation.


Meredith student-athlete Madison Gladwell
Madison Gladwell »

Madison Gladwell, ’20, embodies what it means to be a student-athlete. A double major in psychology and political science with a concentration in pre-law, she plans to attend law school after graduation.


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Sandra Taranhike »

At Meredith, psychology and social work major Sandra Taranhike, ’19, built on her strengths and prepared for a post-grad role as a research assistant for a national non-profit.


Leslie Arreaza
Leslie Arreaza »

As a transfer student Leslie Arreaza, ’19, struggled to find her place at Meredith, but it was through her passion for helping immigrants and refugees that she found her voice and her place at Meredith.


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Caroline Garrett »

Caroline Garrett, ’19, aims to change the world through advocacy. With a passion for helping others, she is pursuing degrees in social work and psychology with a minor in sociology.




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Our psychology students acquire both research skills and practical skills in applied settings. 

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Cynthia Edwards
Dept. Head, Psychology & Social Work
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