An Honors Scholar with majors in psychology and mathematics, Paige Lawrence, ’21, has learned the importance of community while at Meredith— a realization that inspired her to work with retirement homes to study fall prevention. After graduation, she will continue her studies at East Carolina University in the Master of  Occupational Therapy program.

Graphic design major Bailey Birtchet, ’21, received a Fulbright award after building a strong academic and professional record through internships and undergraduate research.

Samantha Duerring, ’20, conducted undergraduate research on the perceptions of GMOs on Meredith’s campus.

Exercise and Sports Science major Lauren Grodi, ’20, used her strengths at Meredith as volleyball team captain, student researcher, and intern. She continues to use them while earning her doctorate in physical therapy at East Carolina University.

Combining her passion for social change and teaching, Meredith Legacy Scholar and Teaching Fellow Kirby Jones, ՚19, knows that leadership opportunities and internships while at Meredith have prepared her to educate the next group of strong women.

For Sana Haseeb, ’19, helping others has always been an important part of her life. When she arrived at Meredith, she sought out ways to lend a helping hand around campus and in the local community.

Determined to leave her mark in the community, Nabiha Khan, ’20, is working toward a degree in biochemistry while being actively involved in undergraduate research, campus traditions, and student organizations.

Undergraduate Research at Meredith

Check out this video series to see the many ways Meredith College students are going strong in undergraduate research.

Check out this video series to see the many ways Meredith College students are going strong in undergraduate research. 

Contact Information
Carolina Perez-Heydrich
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences and Director of Undergraduate Research
115-B Joyner Hall
(919) 760-8020
cperezheydrich@meredith.edu