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 million … Continue reading Meredith College Celebrates Strong Financial Position
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 agree … Continue reading N.C. Teaching Fellows Commission Selects Meredith for New Program
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 what … Continue reading From the President: “Ask and you will receive.”
The Class of 2019 celebrated Ring Dinner last Friday, October 20 and officially joined the Sisterhood! Each year the Young Alumnae Board sponsors a ring essay contest and students are asked to submit an essay about what the onyx means to them. Below is this year’s winning essay written by junior, Kirby Jones. Dear … Continue reading Class of 2019 Winning Ring Essay
The Alumnae Association invites you to join us for our annual Homecoming Weekend: November 3 – 4, 2017. Held in conjunction with Cornhuskin’, Friday’s activities will include: alumnae participants in the front drive parade, a picnic, viewing of the class competition from Jones Auditorium (where we’ll have corn shuckin’ and apple bobbin’) and more. Saturday’s … Continue reading Last Week to Register for Homecoming!