Did you get your invitation? Join us March 25th for a FREE! Egg Hunt sponsored by the Young Alumnae Board. Register Here Today!
In celebration of Meredith's 127th "Birthday", alumnae near and far are invited to participate in the Founders' Week social media challenge. Check out the photo prompts below. We can't wait to see all of your pictures next week!
Our third annual Make It Count for Meredith Giving Day is February 27, and we want you to honor the strong woman in your life with a gift to Meredith College. Watch this video and see why these donors are making gifts to #MakeItCount4MC. Make It Count for Meredith and help us spread the word... Continue Reading →
Do you know of an alumna that is worthy of an Alumnae Award? Do you have a friend or classmate that excels in her career, volunteer pursuits, or service to Meredith? Sure you do! We all know of an outstanding Meredith alumna deserving of one of the annual Alumnae Awards. Please consider nominating a fellow... Continue Reading →
Positive Psychology Expert Barbara L. Fredrickson, Ph.D., is the recipient of Meredith College’s 2018 Woman of Achievement award. Fredrickson will present “Why Prioritize Positivity?” in a public lecture on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, at 7 p.m. in Jones Auditorium. Among the most highly cited and influential scholars in psychology, Fredrickson is Kenan Distinguished Professor of Psychology and... Continue Reading →
Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Adrienne Cole will serve as Meredith College’s 2018 commencement speaker. The College will hold commencement exercises on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at Dorton Arena on the N.C. State Fairgrounds. Cole, a 1993 graduate of Meredith College, is the first woman to serve as leader of the Chamber... Continue Reading →
As 2017 comes to a close, Meredith College is celebrating its financial strength. From a record number of million dollar gifts to an upgraded bond rating, there is much evidence that Meredith is Going Strong. Beyond Strong, the Campaign for Meredith, has raised nearly $70 million toward its $75 million goal. More than $4... Continue Reading →
Meredith College is one of five campuses eligible to receive North Carolina Teaching Fellows Forgivable Loan recipients. The N.C. Teaching Fellows Commission announced the College’s selection on November 16, 2017. The North Carolina Teaching Fellows Program, an effort to recruit top students for the teaching profession, will provide forgivable loans for new teachers who... Continue Reading →
John 16:24 is one of my favorite Bible verses because it expresses the power of naming our needs. It is also a complicated message fraught with interpretations, conditions, and the burden of distinguishing real needs from frivolous wants. I always thought the toughest part of my job as president would be discerning and then asking for... Continue Reading →